NEW YORK—The Mount Sinai Medical Center (MSMC), in partnership with WESTMED Practice Partners (WPP), will build a 75,000-sq.-ft. outpatient medical office in Brooklyn.

The new office, which will occupy the 17th and 18tf floors of One Pierrepont Plaza, part of Forest City Ratner Companies’ MetroTech Center complex, is anticipated to open in January 2013.

Staffed by Mount Sinai’s primary care and specialist physicians, The Mount Sinai Brooklyn Heights Medical Group, (MSBHMG), a full service multi-specialty practice, will offer services including primary and specialty care, diagnostic services and urgent care.

In addition to primary care services, MSBHMG will also include specialty care for cardiology, dermatology, endocrinology, gastroenterology, general surgery, hematology/oncology, nephrology and neurology, among others.

An urgent care center will also be on-site to provide patients and their families with walk-in extended hour access to healthcare, seven days a week.

The Mount Sinai Medical Center encompasses both The Mount Sinai Hospital and Mount Sinai School of Medicine.

Established in 1968, Mount Sinai School of Medicine is has more than 3,400 faculty in 32 departments and 14 research institutes, and ranks among the top 20 medical schools both in National Institutes of Health (NIH) funding and by U.S. News & World Report.