The Practice



Bávaro Health and Educational Campus

The new educational and health campus will be located in the heart of Bávaro, a mixed-use area of approximately 3MM square meters. The 1st Phase of the project will develop the design of a masterplan in order to offer an innovative solution that will serve as a reference model for the entire Dominican Republic.


The concept of the project is about carrying out a unique and ambitious idea, joining in an unprecedented squeme different uses: health, training and information, within a framework of common and innovative development, allowing a harmonious coexistence of the different uses and transforming the space into an urban catalyst of the​​​​​​​ environment. The project will house:

• A Clinic Express or Immediate Care Center under the “walk-in clinic” model.

• A General Hospital Center.

• A Hub that groups the Medical Offices, Laboratory and Pharmacy.

• A Stand-Alone Convention Center.


The resulting arrangement aims to show a homogeneous image of the intervention, structured along axes, flexible and with the possibility of future growth. In addition, it seeks to create a sustainable and profitable service, proposing a functional, feasible and atypical model that provides added value to its environment, which stands out for its excellence and which is above all profitable.


Place/Date: Dominican Republic, 2018
Client: Inversiones Pleamar
Budget: Confidential
Area: 500.000 m2
Architects: luis vidal + architects
Contributors: -
Project Status: Under Development
Team: Trinidad Antunovic - Isabel Gil - Carolina Hernández - Eugenia Porras - Patricia Quílez - Óscar Torrejón - Luis Vidal