Separate and distinct circulation areas for patients and staff streamline healthcare delivery while contributing to greater peace of mind for patients and their families.

Little Patients, Big Impact


Children's Hospital of San Antonio (CHOSA)

Child-friendly design embraces the whole family. Balancing the dual and often competing design goals of providing a higher level of pediatric care that signal confidence and yet appearing playful and non-threatening is an art. This child-focused, family-friendly healthcare facility represents the region’s first hospital dedicated solely to pediatric care.

Under the Planetree: The Design Philosophy of "Embrace, Care, Heal"

by Tushar Gupta

Lobby of Stamford Hospital

The Planetree philosophy filters all decisions through three focused lenses – Empowerment, Dignity and Compassion – with an underlying focus on safety, effectiveness, and well-being for patients and caregivers. Embracing this human-centered approach helps hospitals reimagine the healing experience and negotiate the challenges associated with the rapidly changing healthcare arena.

Longs Peak Hospital


Longs Peak Hospital

Longmont, CO


The design of Longs Peak Hospital embodies UC Health’s mission to improve lives through learning, healing and discovery, and human connection.

Exterior rendering of Houston Methodist Hospital North Campus Expansion

Houston Methodist

North Tower Expansion

Houston, TX


New high-tech ORs will dramatically expand the Hospital’s ability to provide image-guided procedures, reducing the number of open surgeries.

Memorial Hermann Pavilion street view rendering

Memorial Hermann

Hermann Pavilion 2

Houston, TX


The new 17-story patient care building is part of a larger $650 million expansion and modernization of the campus, home to one of the two Level 1 trauma centers in greater Houston.

Exterior detail

Memorial Hermann

Katy Hospital

Katy, TX


Prototype designs help a non-profit client cost-effectively serve more communities.

First Look Inside a New $700 Million Med Center Tower

An update on the progress of the nearly $700 million, 1 million square foot Houston Methodist North Tower expansion in the Texas Medical Center in the Houston Business Journal.

Caring for the International Patient

Left and Right: Stephanie Schwindel & Roseann Pisklak

Cross-border healthcare travel is on the rise. Millions of patients travel the world each year in search of higher quality and more affordable healthcare. Houston Methodist Hospital is rising to that challenge to meet a "broad range of administrative services, as well as the social and cultural needs and expectations of the international clientele."

View of lobby modernization in the Children's Medical Center of Dallas

Children’s Medical Center of Dallas

Lobby Modernization

Dallas, TX


A modernized main lobby showcases an interactive exhibit celebrating the centennial of this storied children’s hospital.