Houston Methodist West Hospital held a ribbon-cutting to commemorate the opening of a new medical office building at 18500 Katy Freeway, Houston, on Sept. 18, according to a news release.

The details

The six-story medical office building spans 150,000 square feet and will house various departments, including:
  • Orthopedics and sports medicine
  • Physical therapy
  • Primary care
  • Neuroscience services
  • Sports field for physical therapy

The medical office building is part of a $65 million expansion project, which includes the creation of 900 parking spaces, nature spaces with walking trails and an access road linking I-10 to Park Row, according to the release.

What they’re saying

“This expansion is part of our dedication to providing leading medicine close to home and sets the stage for future campus growth,” said Wayne Voss, CEO of Houston Methodist West Hospital.

What’s next

The expansion project is part of a master plan that envisions further additions in the future in areas around the hospital, such as:
  • A neonatal intensive care unit
  • Surgery
  • Imaging
  • Emergency services

The expansion also includes the construction of a new patient tower, according to the release.