Multi-functional Center of Pregassona (Centro Polis)

A modern medical center responding to the elders needs, present and future

Hospitals & Healthcare
  • Lugano, Switzerland
  • Hospitals & Healthcare
  • Completed: 2021


Total investment




  • Medical Residence 10,595 sqm;
  • Total built-up area 11,900 sqm;
  • Total external surface 5,600 sqm;
  • 114 beds;
  • 86 parking spaces.


Designed by the architect Rosario Galgano – was built to house:

  • A medical residence for elderly people with 114 beds, including a ward dedicated to elderly people with cognitive problems with 31 beds
  • A day center for people with senile dementia, which aims to improve the quality of life of patients thanks to socialization and cognitive stimulation programs
  • The new headquarters of the Municipal Social Welfare Service (SAS), with the administration and the offices dedicated to welcoming the patients.
  • A nursery with hosting capacity of 26 babies
  • The largest integrated photovoltaic system in Ticino, on the building facade for an installed power of approximately 170 kWp equal to an area of over 1,600 square meters.

Companies involved

Rizzani de Eccher

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