St. Francis Hospital and Medical Center and an orthopedic surgeon group said they will break ground Friday afternoon on a $26.5 million, 33,000-square-foot orthopedic and pain ambulatory surgery center in Hartford.
The joint project between St. Francis and Lighthouse Surgery Holdings LLC, known as Woodland Surgery Center, will be named the Orthopedic and Spine Surgery Center and located at 129 Woodland St.
The center will house six orthopedic operating rooms, a procedure room and a 26-bay rehabilitation and physician space, according to a Certificate of Need (CON) application filed with the state Office of Health Care Access, the Trinity Health Of New England Medical Group said.
It will serve patients suffering from sports-related injuries, spine injuries, and provide pain management services, officials said.
A groundbreaking ceremony will he held on Woodland Street at 3:30 p.m. Friday joined by officials from St. Francis, Lighthouse, Glastonbury architectural firm The S/L/A/M Collaborative, Hartford Mayor Luke Bronin and other local and state leaders.