Infused with the sights and sounds of the beach: the new Kaiser Permanente Santa Monica Medical Office

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As discussed in this FastCompany article, Kaiser Permanente Santa Monica is the second medical office opened using the new design principles discussed there.

Where Kaiser Permanente Antelope Valley, which I visited later in the week, demonstrates congruence with total health in its exterior, Santa Monica does that for the interior.

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2016.05.24 Kaiser Permanente Santa Monica 05138 – Physicians of the future practice the medicine of total health (Kim Petrick, MD, Family Medicine specialist and Greg Saccone, MD, Internal Medicine Specialist, Southern California Permanente Medical Group) (View on

You can’t see it in the photos; however, speakers in the entry area play the sounds of people and places around Santa Monica.

The colors and art are congruent with the surrounding community and sourced locally.

Thanks to Greg Saccone, MD and Kimi Petrick, MD from Southern California Medical Group, for taking the time to give us a tour.

More photos below, enjoy. You can learn more about this medical office here: Kaiser Permanente Opens New Medical Offices in Santa Monica – Kaiser Permanente Share

Ted Eytan, MD