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Harold Zellman & Associates has designed a number of medical facilities from outpatient surgical centers to this pediatric clinic for Cedars Sinai Medical Center, one of the largest medical centers in Southern California. The design approach centered on communicating the professionalism and science of medical care while creating a comforting environment for anxious parents and sick children. This led to a design where the waiting room invokes, though not explicitly, the inside of a circus tent, with its angled and faceted ceiling, and a ring in the center that serves as a toddler play area. Around the room are various activity centers where the children can do art projects, read or watch videos—all within view of their parents and the staff.