CNK Realty completes 10,000 SF Lease in Lakewood Ranch for Sarasota Orthopedic Associates

CNK Realty is excited to announce the signing of another lease at the Lakewood Ranch Healthpark. Sarasota Orthopedic Associates has agreed to lease 10,000 square feet on the first floor of the medical office building located within the C.O.R.E. project of Lakewood Ranch. The Collaboration Opportunities for Research and Exploration is a 300 acre development located at the intersection of SR 70 and Lakewood Ranch Boulevard. C.O.R.E. is projected to focus on health sciences, higher education, biotech, research and related retail and hospitality uses. Already developed is the Greene at Lakewood Ranch which has been occupied by Earth Fare and LA Fitness with Starbucks, Verizon Wireless, Chipolte Grille, Panera Bread and others soon to come. Healthpark at Lakewood Ranch will be a 46,000 square foot Class A medical office building developed locally by Optimal Outcomes based out of St Petersburg. In addition to Sarasota Orthopedics occupying almost half of the first floor, Florida Cancer Specialists will occupy almost half of the second floor. The project will incorporate a double-lane covered drop off for patient access and convenience. Situated on five acres, the two story building will be the first Class A medical building constructed in Lakewood Ranch since the development of the Lakewood Ranch Medical Center campus. Additional space on the first floor is designed to accommodate a surgery center or diagnostic imaging center.

About SOA:

Sarasota Orthopedic Associates is a multi-specialty physician orthopedic practice with offices in Sarasota, Venice and Lakewood Ranch, and was recently named the number one choice for orthopedic care in Sarasota and Manatee Counties. The new office at Healthpark will replace their existing office, while doubling the size to serve their patients. Along with specialized orthopedic care, SOA will provide physical and occupational therapy as well as imaging services from the new location. The commitment of Sarasota Orthopedic Associates is to get their patients back on their feet, back to work, back in the game and back to life. To learn more about Sarasota Orthopedic Associates, visit

About CNK Realty:

CNK Realty works with physicians, hospital systems, multi-specialty groups, ACO’s and investors in medical real estate throughout the West Coast of Florida. Our primary lines of service are to healthcare providers looking to lease or purchase medical office space in Sarasota, Bradenton, Lakewood Ranch, Venice and surrounding areas, as well as professionally representing the leasing and sale of medical office buildings. For leasing information or additional information on CNK Realty, please call (941) 741-9600 or visit

About Optimal Outcomes:

For over 40 years the principals of Optimal Outcomes have effectively identified and implemented ambulatory healthcare facility solutions. Capitalizing on proven experience and expertise, Optimal Outcomes provides an integrated source for successful development of healthcare destinations.They are strategic partners who identify facility needs with health systems and develop community and campus-based solutions that improve operational efficiencies, provider outcomes and patient selection. More information can be found at

Written by

Ken Hughes, President. Ken is a 20 year veteran of the commercial real estate industry and has represented everything from fortune 500 companies to locally owned and operated small business ventures. He has worked for one of the nations largest publically owned healthcare investment companies as the Leasing Director for their Southwest Florida portfolio. During that time, it became evident that the area was lacking in companies which focused exclusively on assisting the healthcare industry in their leasing, purchasing and selling of medical office space. He has worked with publically owned hospital systems, large specialty practices and individual practitioners and is well versed on the specific needs of medical office space users.