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P O R T F O L I O : h e a lt h c a r e Tanna Allergy and Asthma Clinic project client Tanna Allergy and Asthma Clinic, Fort Worth Tanna Real Estate, LLC architect 8 Nader Design Group contractor Muckleroy Falls Construction, Inc. consultants J.B. Davies (civil); Frank W. Neal and Associates (struc- 3 tural); Wells Doak, Inc. (MEP); Don Wheeler, ASLA (landscape) photographer 2 Charles Smith Privacy and bright, open spaces were the main goals for the Nader Design Group when developing the Tanna Allergy and 7 3 Asthma Clinic. The waiting room and administration areas 4 are infused with natural light from clerestory windows that crown a central light well. The curved roof provides 6 1 additional space for second-level file storage, while establishing an airy interior. Vibrant colors throughout further 5 accentuate these lively open spaces. The clinic’s 5,932-sf the Tanna Clinic maintains the continuity of its environment layout allows doctors and staff to enter from a dedicated, while creating a distinctive new presence. covered parking area on the north side, while patients enter A n d i b e i e r m a n 3 under a covered porch at the southeast corner. Administrative areas are located in the central core, allowing the staff direct access to all exam rooms. Patients are able to resources concrete pavement : BB Enterprises; unit pavers : privately circulate to exam rooms located at the facility’s Pavemaster; masonry units : Elgin-Butler; Acme; glue-laminated timber : periphery. The result is a definitive separation between Henson’s Lumber; laminates : Techline; metal roofing : Berridge; wood and the clinic’s public and private realms, with natural light plastic doors and frames : Timely; entrances and storefronts : Vistawall; diffusing the boundaries. In addition to creating a well-or- gypsum board framing accessories : Smith Drywall; tile : Business Floor- ganized interior, the Nader Group crafted an exterior that ing Specialists; carpet : Business Flooring Specialists; wall coverings : complements its Fort Worth South location. By respecting Kwik Paint; paint : Kwik Paint; letters and plaques : OMC Industries; the scale and material palette of the surrounding buildings, awnings : 9 / 1 0 2 0 0 6 Ground floor plan 1 waiting 2 breakroom 3 exam room 4 office 5 nurse’s station 6 administration 7 injections 8 covered parking N Berridge t e x a s a r c h i t e c t 83

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