The UK Chandler Medical Center is Open!


This state-of-the-art facility is a key milestone in achieving our vision to become a world-class academic medical center and the state's most comprehensive and advanced health care system.


Public spaces opened May 19, 2011

Patient Care Floors 6 and 7 opened May 22, 2011

Eight additional operating rooms and a hybrid operating room are expected to open January 2012, totaling an additional 600,000 square feet of space. Read more about our new pavilion and construction goals here.


We embrace LEED


Many of the building's design elements including this outdoor healing garden embrace the guidelines set forth by LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design)

By The Numbers:


Includes a 1.2 million-square-foot building, Space for 512 private patient rooms, 64 beds on each patient floor, 1,600 parking spaces, 305-seat auditorium, & 50 years of tradition

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The new pavilion at UK Chandler Hospital brings together art, science and healing to provide the highest quality of care. It supports our past, prepares us for the future, and moves us closer to becoming one of the Top 20 public research institutions in the nation.


The new facility, a total healing environment, supports people who provide care, people who receive care, and those who wish to appreciate a place that reflects the art and beauty of Kentucky.