Lenore B. Sayers de Funes, A.P. – Biography

lenore sayers de funesA native of Northern California, Ms. Funes came to reside in Sarasota in 1994.  She established the Center for Acupuncture and Complementary Medicine, Inc. in 2002 and continues in private practice as well as holding the Directorship position within the company.  She shares her passion and knowledge of Traditional Chinese Medicine by being involved with professional associations and teaching.  Her personal interests and hobbies include  enjoyment of the West Coast Symphony, opera, local theatre, tennis, and gardening.


Colleges and Universities:

San Jose State University, San Jose, California 1969-1972; majored in Biological Sciences, minored in Philosophy; University of California at Los Angeles, Extension Services; studies in Mathematics and Economics

 East West College of Natural Medicine, Sarasota, Florida 1999-2002. Graduate with Master in Oriental Medicine


Degrees, Licenses,  Professional Memberships and Associations

Master of Oriental Medicine- East West College of Natural Medicine, Alumni Member

Licensed Acupuncturist – state of Florida, 2002 to present

Diplomat in Acupuncture Certification – National Certification Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine, Board Certified 2002 to present

Board of Directors, Executive Committee – Florida State Oriental Medical Association (FSOMA)  2005 to 2008

Florida Sate Oriental Medicine Association – Member, Committee Member –2002 to present

 National Acupuncture Detoxification Association (NADA) – Member – 2006

Sarasota School of Massage Therapy, Sarasota Florida –  Instructor ,   2007-2010

East West College of Natural Medicine, Sarasota, Florida – Student Clinic Supervisor – 2009, 2010

Center for Acupuncture & Complementary Medicine Inc
Lenore B. Sayers de Funes, A.P., Dipl. Ac.
4370 S. Tamiami Trail Suite 312
Sarasota, FL 34231
Office:(941) 926-3226