Our Team

Get to Know Our Team

Valley Family Medicine has a talented and experienced staff who is always ready to cater to their patients. Take a moment to read about some of our staff and contact us to schedule an appointment for you or a family member.

Dr. Brian Van Hoozen

Dr. Van Hoozen received his medical degree from the University of Osteopathic Medicine and Health Sciences in Des Moines Iowa in 1986. He completed his Family Practice residency and additional training in obstetrics at Saginaw Cooperative Hospitals in Saginaw, Michigan.  

He completed his training in 1992 and moved to the Fox Valley where he founded Valley Family Medicine. After more than 20 years, Dr. Van Hoozen continues to practice medicine in New London, and actively strives towards excellence in the medical care he provides. He is a part of the American Board of Family Medicine, the American Academy of Family Physicians, and the State Medical Society of Wisconsin. The doctor works with many hospitals in the area:
  • ThedaCare New London, Appleton and Neenah
  • Bellin Hospital in Green Bay
  • St. Vincent's Hospital in Green Bay
  • St Elizabeth's Hospital in Appleton
  • Mile Bluff Medical Center in Mauston 
  • Reedsburg Area Medical Center in Reedsburg
Dr. Van Hoozen lives in the Fox Valley with his wife and two sons. He enjoys fishing, listening to national public radio and cooking.

Amber Dorschner

I have worked for Dr. Van Hoozen/Valley Family Medicine since April 2002. I graduated From Shawano High School in 1996 and graduated from Lake Shore Technical College in Cleveland, WI in 1998. I am the medical manager as well as a Medical Assistant. 

On any given day you will see me rooming patients, taking vitals, giving immunizations, drawing blood, assisting in minor surgeries, as well as other medical needs of our patients. As the offices Medical Manager I am also in charge of the day-to-day operation of the office, such as the ordering of supplies, as well as some of the clerical work. 

When I am not working I spend my time with my daughter and son. I love spending time outdoors gardening and camping. I enjoy my job here and look forward to meeting you!

April Amador

I started working at Valley Family Medicine in July 2001 as a Receptionist/Medical Assistant. I graduated from New London Senior High School in 1998 and received my CNA from Crystal River Nursing Home and Rehab in 2006. I am also BLS (Basic Life Support) and ACLS (Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support) Certified. 

On a daily basis, I am responsible for answering phones, making appointments, specialist referrals, medical records, and many of our lab tests. My favorite part of my position here is the relationships I have made with our patients. I like being part of a clinic where our patients are not just a number. 

I have lived in New London my whole life. I am married and have three wonderful children. When I am not working I am spending as much time with my family as I can. I have made many wonderful friends in the last fifteen years and I am looking forward to making many more in the years to come!

Maria Pacheco

I graduated from New London high school in 2005 and received my CNA that same year. I then worked at St. Joseph residence for a number of years. I have been part of Valley Family medicine since December of 2011. Some of my many job duties are Spanish translation, rooming patients, laboratory analysis, and assisting medical procedures. 

I have two wonderful boys. I look forward to meeting you and helping in all your healthcare needs.
Local, Provider Owned and Operated Practice
Call or visit us today to schedule an appointment with our doctor:
1505 Mill Street
New London, WI 54961
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