Photo of Dr. Gary Schaffel of Forward Focus Concierge Medicine

“Dr. Schaffel's concierge medical practice gives me high quality, personalized attention, and the confidence that he is more accessible to meet my needs. Furthermore, he has the time and energy to keep abreast of continuing medical education.  I feel fortunate to have Dr. Schaffel as my primary physician.”
- Chuck Walsh, Lake Forest

“Dr. Lasin has surpassed all of my expectations as a physician. He is always patient and caring, while also being so capable and knowledgeable.  With great confidence, I have recommended him to many of my friends and family members.”
- Marc Alberts

“The Forward Focus practice meets every reasonable expectation, particularly for those who are unsatisfied with ordinary physician practices -- with reassuring and prompt access at any time, competent diagnosis and follow-through, and attentive and empathetic staff.   All this and more at a manageable and fair cost.”
- Dan and Martha Doyle

“Dr. Schaffel is a truly gifted doctor. Not only does he possess the knowledge and the skills that make him a wonderful practitioner of medicine, but Dr. Schaffel is that rare physician who makes you feel like you are his only patient. He gives the patient the comfort needed to openly discuss health issues so they can be addressed in a truly conscientious manner.”
- Dan Katz, Director, Enterprise Sales

"Dr. Steve Lasin has been my Primary Care Physician for many years. I consider him a trusted, caring, sympathetic and helpful physician. He always takes my concerns very seriously and never dismisses them as unimportant. . He is an iconic member of the Northern Illinois and South Eastern Wisconsin medical community I would and have recommended him to anybody looking for quality health care."  
- Robert Korman, VP Emco Chemical

“Dr. Schaffel offers a medical practice demonstrating genuine caring - through careful listening combined together with medical expertise.”
- Reverend Kent W. Kinney