Expansions are rife within the orthopedic industry in 2021. Here are four $100 million projects in the works that involve orthopedic groups:
1. Cheektowaga, N.Y.-based UBMD Orthopaedics & Sports Medicine is working with Buffalo, N.Y.-based Kaleida Health to finalize plans for a $100 million medical office building and surgery center. Brian McGrath, MD, a total joint specialist, is leading the project for the 40-physician group.
2. Akron, Ohio-based Crystal Clinic Orthopaedic Center is opening a $100 million hospital for orthopedic, reconstructive and plastic surgery in the fall. The 165,000-square-foot facility in Fairlawn, Ohio, will include 60 private patient rooms and 12 operating rooms equipped with Stryker's Mako system and the ExactechGPS system for joint replacement procedures.
3. In February, Altamonte Springs, Fla.-based AdventHealth broke ground on a $100 million medical office building that will be Rothman Orthopaedic Institute's Florida headquarters. The 12-story, 300,000-square-foot facility will be at AdventHealth's Health Village campus in Orlando, Fla.
4. Neenah, Wis.-based Neuroscience Group and ThedaCare and Hand to Shoulder Center of Wisconsin, both in Appleton, are developing a $144 million orthopedic and spine center. The 230,000-square-foot facility will include a medical office building, surgery center and a 25-bed orthopedic and spine hospital. It is expected to open in 2022.