University of the Incarnate Word East Side Eye Clinic

Higher Ed | San Antonio

  • Project Scope 30,000 SF School of Optometry-Eye & Vision Clinic
  • Completion Date April 2013
  • Owner University of the Incarnate Word
  • Architect McChesney Bianco

The complete scope of the project included a 3-story, 30,000 SF, castone glass exterior building. One unique and notable feature of this building is the entrance. This grand entrance encompasses some of the finest custom terrazzo flooring and an intricate imprint of the Incarnate Word logo. Phase one consisted of the foundation, structural framing and installation of utilities. Phase two included actual completion of the exterior and interior architectural aspects of the new building as well as site work and landscaping. 

The new Eye and Vision Care Clinic is a state-of-the-art facility that incorporates traditional patient care with modern clinical technology. The clinic serves 15,000 patients annually in its 39 exam rooms, 16 of which are dedicated to children. Along with some of the most technologically advanced equipment for diagnosing eye disease, the clinic also has an on-site gallery and full service optical dispensary that includes the latest in eyewear displays as well as patient service areas.