Collection by Heather Corcoran

A New York Health Center Embraces Modern Design


It doesn't look like your ordinary doctor's office—and that's precisely the point.

The New York Hospital Queens Astoria Primary Care Clinic takes a new approach to the health center.
Patients enter through a bright orange door that recalls classic midcentury forms, while a perforated metal screen adds...
The waiting room features clean lines and pops of bright colors, making what can be a stressful environment a soothing...
The design's use of color and light earned it an AIA Healthcare Design Award in the under $25 million category.
Located on the corner of a busy thoroughfare, the building—with its illuminated ceiling, which glows through...