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Dr. D.Y. Patil University Multispecialty Hospital


Mumbai, India

Completion: 2020

The design creates a world-class specialty

An outpatient center provides convenient

diagnostic and treatment podium is clad in

hospital that can function as a standalone

access from the hospital’s public entrance.

stone and glass. A sculptural, environmentally

facility and as part of D.Y. Patil University’s

Key components include outpatient imaging,

responsive, glass-fiber-reinforced concrete

medical teaching campus. The building will

a women’s center, a sports medicine division,

(GFRC) screen over the curtain wall shades

meet the health needs of India’s emerging

and medical and surgical specialties.

the inpatient tower.

revenue to support the university’s public

Inpatient floors house units for intensive care,

The transition level includes accessible,

charity hospital.

step-down, high-risk birthing, and general

landscaped roof gardens for Level IV physical

medical and surgical care. An inpatient

therapy, a women’s center, and education and

The university's vision is for the architecture

rehabilitation unit will serve orthopedic

administration areas.

to communicate a progressive, modern image

patients. All inpatient rooms are private and

for the medical complex. A contemporary,

same-handed, and each floor includes larger

At the building base, an open gateway

hospitality-influenced interior design will

VIP rooms.

provides a new entry to the campus and

middle and upper-middle class while providing

enhance the patient experience within this international destination hospital.

a gracious porte-cochere leading into the Educational and administrative facilities are provided at the transitional floors between

Designed for flexibility and future adaptability,

the lower podium (outpatient, interventional

the state-of-the-art, specialized interventional

and ICU/SDU) and upper inpatient zones.

facility includes general operating theaters,

These areas are designed as expansion space

cardiac catheterization labs, a hybrid cardiac/

for future interventional or inpatient services.

neurosurgical operating theater, a cystoscopy theater and endoscopy rooms.

The architecture responds to the interior program. The exterior of the hospital’s

◄ gateway entrance

hospital and education auditorium.

2016 design annual

730,000 sq. ft. / 67,800 sq. m.

2016 HOK Design Annual  
2016 HOK Design Annual  

HOK’s 2016 Design Annual highlights projects ranging in scale from community gardens to supertall buildings.