YOUR HEALTH. OUR PASSION.
YOUR HEALTH. OUR PASSION.
The largest network of primary and specialty care clinics in Canada
+ 1 M
+ 1 million of patients per year
What's new at Elna Medical
Montreal-based ELNA Medical, a leading network of primary and specialty care clinics in Canada, completed today the acquisition of PrivaMED, a group of private medical clinics.
Founded in 2009 and established on Montreal’s south shore, PrivaMED offers primary and specialty care services by telemedicine or in person through two clinics – in Boucherville and in Brossard... +information
The management team at ELNA Medical is delighted to welcome Ravi Deshpande (PharmD) as Chief Business Development Officer, Canada.
“I am very pleased to welcome Ravi to our management team, stated Laurent Amram, President and founder of ELNA Medical..." +information
Montreal-based ELNA Medical, a leading Quebec provider of healthcare services, announced today that it has completed the acquisition of Medicentres Canada, the largest chain of corporately owned medical clinics in the country.
As part of the transaction, the 38 Medicentres clinics will be integrated into the ELNA Medical network... +information
To bring a unique dimension to Canadian healthcare and be recognized as the essential reference in our field.
To make a distinctive contribution to the health and well-being of every patient by providing easily accessible medical services of exceptional quality.
By leveraging advanced technologies and AI, we are able to effectively support doctors and patients.
The skills of our highly qualified and experienced doctors and caregivers, and their ability to provide quality care, are brought to light. The quality of care is constantly measured and improved.
We encourage our team of healthcare professionals to innovate and strive for excellence in every pursuit.
We serve each and every one of our patients in a courteous, respectful and dignified manned. We are sensitive towards their concern and their physical needs.
Ethics And Integrity
We are committed to maintaining the highest level of ethics and integrity.
we strive to be the best at what we do.
The strength of our network
ELNA Medical is a Canadian network of clinics, medical complexes and telemedicine facilities.
It is the largest network of primary and specialty care clinics in Canada, with 56 clinics and more than 800 medical professionals located in Quebec, Ontario, Manitoba, Saskatchewan and Alberta.
4 pillars of care
The Elna Medical Health Experience
Our multidisciplinary team of healthcare professionals and our high quality clinical programs allow us to offer our patients the “Elna experience”. We foster a fully integrated medical approach, centered on the patient, offering both a quick access to our services and the highest standards of quality in a full range of medical services. Our clinics are ultra-modern and the environment is both peaceful and convivial.
We promote a fully integrated and patient-centered medical approach, offering both rapid access to our services and the highest standards of quality in a full range of care. Our Elna Medical clinics and complexes are ultra-modern and the environment is both peaceful and friendly.
ELNA Medical, a privately held company, was founded in early 2016 by Laurent Amram, an entrepreneur with a solid experience in the medical field in Quebec. He has been successfully operating the CDL Laboratories since 1993.
There is a massive gap in the healthcare industry between the demand and supply of quality healthcare. ELNA Medical is currently filling this gap and helping change the healthcare landscape in Quebec through healthcare service delivery re-engineering by offering under one roof a full range of both RAMQ and private high quality multi-specialty medical services.
ELNA Medical is essentially focused on medical services, advanced technologies and R&D. It is the most important network of fully integrated medical complexes and clinics in Canada. Each medical complex or clinic is ultra-modern, paperless and strategically located, including renowned specialists and highly qualified and experienced professionals.
ELNA Medical complexes and clinics provide quick access to state-of-the-art care and health enhancement under one roof, in a peaceful and convivial environment.
ELNA Medical is currently regarded by the community as an alternative to public hospital centers for medical consultation, as well as interventional, diagnostic and follow-up treatment services.
Elna Medical delivers an exceptional service and a unique patient-centered approach.
Our Leadership Team
Laurent Y AMRAM
President & Chief Executive Officer
Laurent Amram is a dynamic entrepreneur and the visionary behind some of Quebec's most successful corporate-owned healthcare ventures. Laurent founded CDL Laboratories in 1993, which has grown to become a leading Canadian diagnostic laboratory and national showcase/business partner of Roche Diagnostics. Today CDL Labs proudly serves more than 350 clinics and thousands of MD's, with a relentless focus on quality , service excellence, cutting-edge technology and innovation. Building on its successes, in 2016, he launched a network of medical service facilities under the ELNA Medical banner, which has quickly become the largest network of primary and specialty care clinics in Canada with more than 54 medical clinics, 800 health professionals and one million patients served per year.
Chief Operating Officer
Levi L. Perez P. Eng, MSC. has a significant management and consulting experience. He held top-level management positions with very large Manufacturing and Telecommunications companies. He held the position of VP and Group VP at Bell Canada and Bell Sygma. Levi was a member of the board of several companies, including CogniCase, MLLA and Citius Amerique as well as a member of the Executive Council of Ecole Polytechnique. Levi has over 40 years of extensive management and executive consulting experience and a vast and profound knowledge of Business Planning, Strategic Planning, Performance Management and Quality Management.
Levi holds an engineering degree in Electronics and an engineering degree in Applied Mathematics & Computer Science from reputable engineering schools in France, as well as an engineering degree and a master’s degree in industrial engineering from Ecole Polytechnique in Montreal. Levi holds also a degree from the International Center for Management Research.
Levi has an engineering degree in electronics and an engineering degree in applied mathematics and computer science from renowned engineering schools in France, as well as an engineering degree and a master's degree in industrial engineering from École Polytechnique de Montréal. Levi is also a graduate of the International Center for Management Research.
Chief Financial Officer
Terry Lefebvre is a high performing influential executive with extensive senior leadership experience and demonstrated expertise in Financial Reporting and Restructuring, Strategic planning and Operational Excellence, Mergers and Acquisitions , Cash Management as well as Risk and Governance. He spent 18 years at SNC-Lavalin, where he was CFO and led the financial reporting for a division with Revenues of $650M, and within a short time, was able to vastly improve the financial reporting through the use of current technology, brought all of the key financial indicators in line with Industry standards, and was instrumental in achieving growth . He has extensive experience in M&A, having established a team to support SNC Lavalin's strategic vis ion of growth through acquisitions, and was involved in the acquisition and successful integration of 50 companies over a 5-year period. Terry also has a very varied experience in Operational Excellence as we all as governance, having led the CEO-CFO certification process for a publicly traded Company while at SNC-Lavalin. He also has previous Banking experience, having spent 10 years at the Royal Bank of Canada and earned his CPA in 1984.
Ravi DESHPANDE, RPh
Chief Business Development Officer, Canada
Ravi Deshpande is a former health professional. He holds deep experience in specialty pharmaceuticals, drug development and commercialization, post approval launch and channel development. Prior to joining ELNA Medical, he served as special advisor to the CEO of McKesson Canada advising on the corporate strategy and M&A activities of McKesson, Rexall, Claimsecure and Well.ca. Mr. Deshpande has held appointments in the hospital sector and was assistant professor of Medicine at the Bowman Gray School of Medicine, Wake Forest University in North Carolina. He co-founded Phase 4 Health, a pharmaceutical services firm providing patient, prescription and consulting services to the pharmaceutical industry. It was acquired by McKesson Canada in 2005.
Dr Benjamin BURKO
Chief Innovation Officer
Dr. Benjamin Burko is a graduate of McGill University (BSc. 1984, MDCM 1988) and completed his General Pediatrics Residency/Emergency Fellowship at The Montreal Children's Hospital in 1993. He is an assistant professor of medicine at the McGill University Health Centre in the department of Pediatrics and Family Medicine, and clinician teacher, supervising 75 trainees per year. From 1997 until early 2020 he was the practice manager and medical director of Tiny Tots Medical Centre, the largest (non-hospital) pediatric ambulatory facility in Canada, which features the services of over 50 Family Medicine and Pediatric Specialist doctors as well as a team of allied therapists in two locations - servicing the needs of 140,000 patient visits annually. He has been on the forefront of using technology to enhance medical office administration and clinical encounters, driving operational expenses and office overhead to record lows while creating efficiencies enjoyed by the Physicians, Support Staff and Patients alike. He was the project manager that brought both clinics to a fully paperless Electronic Medical Record environment, as well as the widespread adoption of Medical Scribes. In 2000, he created North America's first on-line Patient Scheduling system and raised private and institutional equity to fund the venture. He is a regular speaker on a national and international level in Pediatrics and Practice Management. He has been active on a number of boards, one of which was the Faculty Advisory Board of the Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences of McGill University, which he co-chaired from 2016-2018.