Work Begins on New Southwest Florida Healthcare Project

By HCO Staff

FORT MYERS, Fla.—Stevens Construction has started construction of Orthopedic Specialists of SW Florida, announced Dan Adams, vice president/principal, Stevens Construction, Inc.

Slated for completion in summer 2023, Orthopedic Specialists is expanding operations with the construction of a new 60,000-square-foot, two-story medical office building and corporate headquarters.

Orthopedic Specialists of SW Florida will house 60 exam rooms, two MRI suites, six procedure rooms, six X-Ray rooms, nurse stations, offices, conference rooms, support services and an expanded physical and occupational therapy department to serve patients with musculoskeletal needs.

Stevens Construction provided two years of preconstruction services, assisting Orthopedic Specialists with site and design team selection, budgeting and providing cost savings suggestions throughout the design to ensure the project achieved budget and schedule goals.

The Stevens Construction team includes project manager, Jon Zander; superintendent, Tom Porter; and project administrator, Gina Ferentini. The project was designed by Baker Barrios Architects.