TMC completes new pediatric wing

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TUCSON, Ariz. -- Tucson Medical Center is celebrating completion of its completely renovated and expanded the pediatric wing.

The final phase just finished in which the pediatric rooms were fully rebuilt, creating a unit with 44 private family-friendly suites.

"What's really nice having the new unit here, it's that all of our patients.  Rooms are private. We have lots of healing areas for children. We have patient library. We have teens areas. We have outdoor gardens for healing," said Dr. Rodrigo Villar with TMC Pediatrics.

The first phase was finished this spring, with 26 new rooms, family gathering spaces, and clinic support areas, including a teen room and patient library.