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Danbury Hospital Stroock Building Becomes Main Entrance, Starting Monday, May 2

Friday, April 29, 2011 - Danbury, CT

Danbury Hospital Stroock Building

To continue to provide a safe environment for our patients, visitors, and employees during Danbury Hospital’s expansion project, effective Monday, May 2, 2011 all visitors must enter and exit Danbury Hospital through the Stroock Building Lobby located on the first floor at the Praxair Cancer Center. Parking is available in the Red Parking Garage using the Locust Avenue entrance.

You can see a map of the Danbury Hospital Main Campus on

The Purple parking lot (Hospital Avenue) will remain open exclusively for patients with special needs.

The Blue parking garage and lot on Hospital Avenue will be completely closed, and patients and visitors will be directed to park in the Red/Gold parking garages. All other patients or visitors are asked to access Danbury Hospital via the Stroock Building lobby.

The estimated Danbury Hospital Expansion project timeline takes place as follows:

  • March 2011 – Blue garage site work began
  • June 2011 - Blue garage addition begins
  • June-October 2011 – Street work underway
  • November 2011 – Site work for Tower
  • January 2012 – Blue garage complete
  • Summer 2014 – Danbury Hospital Expansion Project complete

Thank you for your understanding and cooperation while we continue to grow to meet the region’s growing health care needs.

If you have any questions regarding the new Hospital access change or the expansion project, please call the Marketing and Public Relations Department at (203) 739-7247.

Learn more and get timely updates at, or by calling toll-free, 1-800-516-3658.

About Danbury Hospital

Danbury Hospital is a leader in complex surgical care and minimally invasive technologies for cardiovascular disease, digestive disorders, orthopedics and spine care, breast disease and cancer. Surgeons use the da Vinci robotic surgery system and advanced imaging to perform surgery and interventional procedures together. Key specialty centers at the 371-bed hospital include the Total Joint Replacement Program, the Spine Center, the Praxair Cancer Center, the Praxair Regional Heart and Vascular Center, the Center for Weight Loss Surgery, and the Family Birth Center, which welcomes 2,500 babies annually. In 2010, it opened the Danbury Hospital Research Institute in 2010 with a world-renowned team to focus initially on women’s reproductive cancers, while maintaining a strong emphasis on health and wellness programming as a Spirit of Women hospital.

The Hospital also embarked on a multi-year $150 million expansion effort in 2011 -- the largest building project in the organization’s history. The project includes a new patient tower with single rooms, an expanded Emergency Department, a new critical care unit, a new Neonatal Intensive Care Unit and additional parking. For more information on Danbury Hospital or to find a doctor, call 1-800-516-3658 and visit