Design Considerations for Ophthalmology Clinics

Designing an effective ophthalmology clinic demands a high level of planning and intention to create a world-class experience for patients. Indeed, building an eye care clinic can present unique situations where the experience can be enhanced and even increase the desired patient outcomes. How can…


Space Planning Tips for Medical Office Surgical Centers

Building a high-performance Medical space must begin with a well-thought-out plan. You might be quick to jump to the details like colors and finishes but all of those fall secondary to a space that flows perfectly. No other medical practice can benefit from such a focus on rational and efficient…


Design Considerations for Medical Office Exam Rooms

“Efficiency is doing things right; effectiveness is doing the right things.” – Peter Drucker Creating an exam room that builds trust and makes meaningful interactions between you, your team, and your patients is part and parcel of building a successful practice. What steps can you do to build exam…


Understanding the Medical Office Design Process

“Design is not just what it looks like and feels like. Design is how it works.” – Steve Jobs What is the SIMOUR Design process? We believe that designing transformational world-class medical offices is a dance between art and science. It’s about taking into consideration the art of design for…


Design for Revenue, Design for Success

“An hour of planning can save you 10 hours of doing.” – Dale Carnegie With over a decade of experience working with world-class doctors all over the US, we understand how important time is for doctors like you. We know that you dedicate your life to serve, healing, and helping your patients. And…


Why Material Selection Matters for Medical Offices

“Price is what you pay, value is what you get.” - Warren Buffet When it comes to selecting materials for your medical office, the key is intentionality. Being clear on your vision can sharpen your focus on what the right material is, for its specific purpose. This is an excellent exercise to make…


Designing a Modern, Clean, and Welcoming Medical Office

When you hear of Malibu it conjures up images of the beach. It inspires a cool coastal aesthetic, sunny but not quite tropical, confident, and comfortable. That same vibe spoke to us when a client came up to work with us. A modern minimalist Malibu-inspired interior with its timeless palette of…


Intentional Design for Medical Offices

“When your intention is clear, so is the way” - Alan Cohen Are you looking into renovating or building a new medical office? But don't know where to start? Begin with the patient experience. If you just launch your office but are not intentional about how you set it up, it’s such a missed…


Designing for Five-Star Hospitality for Your Patients

Our team takes designing medical offices as our mission, and we take enormous pride in all our projects. This project – MaVie Med spa is quite special because our involvement came in midway through the renovation process, and it took a lot of effort from our team to work out with what has been…


3 Common MedSpa Design Challenges and How to Solve Them

“Victory comes from finding opportunities in problems.” - Sun Tzu Challenges are what push us outside our comfort zones. It demands us to rethink things from fresh lenses, often forcing us to come up with bigger and better ways to overcome them. Design challenges especially for your medical spa are…