The UP Story:

We reimagine healthcare.

We are not a traditional healthcare company, we are a company that truly embraces health.

UrgentPoint creates spaces where your doctor is able to listen to you, make you comfortable, to help and inspire you by providing the tools needed to lead a healthier life.

We give our practitioners the freedom and the time to make each and every patient feel heard and taken care of. This practice allows us to address your urgent needs, as well as the underlying obstacles to full wellness.

We encourage our patients and our partners to reimagine healthcare with us. With patients and partners like you, we can positively impact the communities and the individuals around us!

Our Team:

UrgentPoint has assembled a team of both expert providers and operational specialists. This combination has allowed us to provide our patients with the best possible healthcare experience.

With an strong focus on process and efficiency provided by our operational team, our practitioners can focus their full attention on patient wellness.



Joe Chauvapun, MD

Joe Chauvapun, MD

Founder and CEO

As Founder and CEO, Dr. Joe Chauvapun oversees all of UrgentPoint’s lines of business. Before founding UrgentPoint, Dr. Chauvapun practiced as a vascular surgeon in several capacities, eventually becoming Managing Partner and Senior Surgeon at Vascular Associates of Southern California. During this time Dr. Chauvapun also engaged in entrepreneurial pursuits. Since founding UrgentPoint in 2015 his vision has led the firm’s development.

Dr. Chauvapun holds a Bachelors degree in Molecular and Cell Biology from UC Berkeley and earned his Doctor of Medicine from St. George’s University.

Jeff Marinucci

Jeff Marinucci

President and COO

Jeff Marinucci is the President and Chief Operating Officer of UrgentPoint. His expertise is key to UrgentPoint’s operational excellence and business integration. Prior to UrgentPoint, Mr. Marinucci founded inerTRAIN, the inerHEALTH Foundation, and Perpetual Motion Fitness Corporation (PMFC). He continues to hold board positions within these organizations and has accumulated more than 10 years of business and management experience at Motorola in various global and international roles across all major regions of the world.

Mr. Marinucci holds a Bachelor of Arts in Business & Economics from Kalamazoo College and completed an exclusive two-year Business Leadership Development Program at Motorola.

Peter Mansfield

Peter Mansfield


Peter Mansfield has 25 years of experience as a marketing professional specializing in assisting startup and corporate clients. His expertise has proven valuable in helping ventures move quickly and efficiently to realize their marketing potential.

Mr. Mansfield’s experience includes setting marketing strategies, architecting brands, building marketing functions, and driving market success for companies like Xylom, Optimal Networks, Brand3, Packeteer, and PropertyBridge. Mr. Mansfield also serves as President of CMO.LA.

Board of Directors

Daniel Peña

Chairman of the Board

Dan Peña is Chairman and Founder of The Guthrie Group, an investment consortium facilitating transactions globally. Prior to founding The Guthrie Group Mr. Peña founded and led Great Western Resources Inc. and acted as Chairman of JPK Industries. Mr. Peña led both of these natural resource companies to exponential growth and success.

Mr. Peña’s earliest experiences included positions at Bear Stearns and Co, and Kennedy Industries, in finance and real estate, respectively. Throughout his career, Mr. Peña has earned numerous awards for his exceptional leadership and business acumin.

Greg Wood


Greg Wood was a partner with Norton Rose Fulbright, where he used his expertise as a lawyer to advise clients in all areas of the law. Mr. Wood specializes in corporate law, including patents, governance, board oversight, and M&A due diligence. He also currently serves as a panel member for the Agency for Dispute Resolution.

Additionally, Mr. Wood serves as Chairman of the Board for two non-profits, Bring It Up Media and Joni & Friends.

Lionel Chadwick, PhD


Dr. Lionel Chadwick is President of Chadwick and Associates — Health Care Advisors and sits on the Board of Directors for Brentvale Investments. With over 38 years in the healthcare industry, Dr. Chadwick has extensive experience in leadership, research, business strategy, and corporate financial management. He has focused business experience in California and Oregon and spent two years as CEO of Vista Healthcare Asia, PLC in Singapore.

Dr. Chadwick received his Bachelor’s Degree from University of California San Diego, then went on to earn his Master of Public Health from the Yale University School of Medicine and PhD from The London School of Economics.


Dennis Knox

Mr Knox is an accomplished CEO with expertise in expanding healthcare programs and achieving sustainable results.

William Suval, MD

Dr. Suval is an experienced vascular surgeon with over 30 years experience, and has held several board positions with healthcare organizations.

Aaron Weiner

Mr. Weiner is Senior Vice President at Bailes & Associates Inc. where he provides a broad range of real estate advisory services to clients.

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601 S Figueroa St.

Ste 4050

Los Angeles, CA 90017

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