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No Needle Allergy Tests

Do you have a chronic cough, chronic sinus congestion, chronic sore throat? These may all be indicators of allergies. If you are constantly going to the ER or urgent care center maybe its time to ask why you haven't been tested yet.

Detox Services

Most people cannot just walk away from opioid addiction. They need help to change their thinking, behavior, and environment. Unfortunately, "quitting cold turkey" has a poor success rate - fewer than 25% of patients are able to stay clear for a full year.

PharmacoGenetic Tests

Medications - One size does not fit all. More than 75% of people have genetic variations that determine how their bodies process and use drugs. This applies to prescription medications, over-the-counter medicines, herbal and dietary supplements.

Luke Tharasri, MBA

Elite Urgent Care Centers Chief Executive Officer (CEO)

Luke Tharasri currently serves as the CEO of Elite Urgent Care Centers.  Mr. Tharasri has been in healthcare for over 20 years, holding several executive roles in various organizations.  With a passion for public health, his career has been focused on ensuring the organizations he oversees effectively execute a strategic plan to achieve growth and sustainability, with the objective of providing improved access to high-quality care in an affordable manner.

For the past 5 years, Mr. Tharasri has served as a Hospital CEO, most recently of Coastal Communities Hospital in Orange County, CA, achieving national recognition from the Joint Commission as a Top Performer Hospital.  Prior to that, Mr. Tharasri served as CEO for Kindred Hospital Los Angeles and Kindred Hospital Westminster, as part of Kindred Healthcare, a Fortune 500 company.  Before joining Kindred, Mr. Tharasri worked for Kaiser Permanente, the country’s largest health maintenance organization, in various executive positions, most recently as the West LA Medical Center’s Assistant Medical Center Administrator.  Mr. Tharasri also has worked for the Harvard University affiliated-hospitals in the greater Boston area, and has a thriving consulting practice.

Mr. Tharasri earned his Bachelors Degree in Psychology with emphasis on pre-medicine from the University of North Carolina – Chapel Hill and his Masters Degree in Health Policy and Management from Harvard University.  He also earned a Fellowship in Leadership in Patient Safety from the American Hospital Association.

In addition to his professional endeavors and educational accomplishments, Mr. Tharasri is an active philanthropist.  In 2014, Mr. Tharasri started the Tharasri Foundation, a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization, aimed at improving the health of under-served and under-resourced communities, defining health in a broader public health sense beyond not only medical health, but as the intersection of spiritual, physical, mental, educational, vocational, and financial well-being. 

The Foundation currently leads a collaborative, the Orange County Teen Collaborative, a group of organizations designed to work together to provide opportunities for positive growth to teens that have been victims of abuse, human trafficking, and gang influences, experiencing discrimination, poverty, health issues, and homelessness, and have been in and out of the juvenile court system.

In addition to the Foundation, Mr. Tharasri serves as Chairman of the Board of two other nonprofit organizations: OASIS Center International and Miracles for Families.


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