Frank left a 22-year career in marketing in 1985 to begin the study and practice of Eastern Medicine after his wife experienced miraculous pain relief following her first acupuncture treatment. Beginning with a preceptership in acupuncture and tui na with Yin Lin Hand, TCM for 18 months, Frank then continued on at the Midwest College of Oriental Medicine, where he received a MS in Oriental Medicine, and his PhD in 2002. He was also a Professor of Tui Na there, and a clinic supervisor since 1996.
Frank has interned in China and Japan. Lectured and taught at schools and conferences throughout the United States. Dr. Yurasek is currently Chair and Chief Clinician of Accupuncture and Oriental Medicine at National university of Health Sciences.