Bascom Palmer Eye Institute
Built in 2015.
Designed by Gresham, Smith and Partners.
Bascom Palmer Eye Institute (ranked No. 1 in the Nation for 12 consecutive years by U.S. News & World Report Best Hospitals Edition) partnered with Gresham, Smith and Partners to design new 2-story 21,200 square foot state-of-the-art building that reflected its culture of retaining internationally acclaimed physicians that specialize in every subspecialty in ophthalmology.
Gresham, Smith and Partners, along with their ophthalmology expert Julio Ripoll, provided architectural design, space planning, site planning, construction administration, interior design, graphics and wayfinding, and LEED certification consulting services for the project.
The new facility includes 22 eye lane/exam rooms, a photo suite, physicians' offices, an optical lab, optical shop, and a full surgical suite with two operating rooms and associated preparation and recovery areas. In addition to general ophthalmologists, the facility can house a pediatric ophthalmologist, a glaucoma specialist and an ocular plastic surgeon.
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