29KSF Orthopedic Medical Center Breaks Ground in Gastonia

Brackett Flagship Properties, LLC has recently announced breaking ground on phase one of the future location of Carolina Orthopaedic and Sports Medicine, a Gaston County comprehensive orthopedic and sports medicine and care provider

Brackett Flagship Properties LLC has announced that is has broken ground on the first phase of the future location of Carolina Orthopaedic and Sports Medicine, a Gaston County comprehensive orthopedic and sports medicine and care provider.

The new facility will be located at the corner of Court Drive and Summit Crossing Place, adjacent to the medical facility’s current location near Caromont Regional Medical Center in Gastonia, Charlotte’s second largest satellite city.

Located on a 12-acre site, phase one of the orthopedic center will consist of a 29,000-square-foot structure that will provide expanded medical office space, specialized space for bone, joint and muscle care, pain management procedure suites, expanded imaging services, such as digital X-ray and physical therapy suites. The facility will incorporate environmentally conscious features such as motion sensor lighting.

Completion is set for the summer of 2014, following which Carolina Orthopaedic and Sports Medicine will relocate its operations to the new address. Two additional phases of development are expected to create up to 41,000 square feet of additional medical office space.

The project’s development team includes a host of local companies including Charlotte-based developer Brackett Flagship Properties, general contractor Tyler 2 Construction, and project architect Peterson Associates, a firm specializing in healthcare architecture, engineering and interior design. St. Paul, MN-based American Engineering has been designated civil engineer. Project financing was provided by Raleigh, N.C.-based First Citizen Bank.

Formed in 2010 by the union of Brackett Company and Flagship Capital Partners, Brackett Flagship Properties is a full-service real estate company specializing in the development and management of healthcare real estate in the Southeastern US. Brackett Flagship has developed over 35 healthcare assets and owns and manages a 60-property portfolio comprising nearly 2 million square feet.

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Rendering courtesy of Brackett Flagship Properties