Our Clinic

Lemus Natural Medicine is a group of professionals composed of Homeopaths , Acupuncturists Doctors, Paramedics and MDs whose main objective is to put their hands on the appropriate treatment to help you live a healthy life.

J. Michael Lemus, DOM, LA. Founder  and CEO, Acupuncturist Doctor.Dr Lemus

Dr. J. Michael Lemus licensed acupuncturist in the state of Florida with over 35 years of experience is the founder and clinical director for Natural Medicine services.
Dr. Lemus has a broad curriculum of studies and international awards.
Graduate Medical Acupuncturist in AAI in Florida in 1991. Degree in the State of Florida Acupuncturist in 1992.


Accreditation and International Recognition

  • Medical Doctor of Traditional Medicine (Chinese), Open International University for Complementary Medicines, Sri Lanka, URSS 1992
  • International Science Director and Founder of International Institute of Functional Biochemistry.  1993 – 1998.
  • International Program Supervisor for the National Institute for Investigation of Infection Contagious Diseases, (INIEICONT), Dominican Republic, 1996.
  • Invited Professor to the IV International Internal Medicine Congress, Dominican Internal Medicine Association, 1997
  • Invited International Lecturer to the First International Congress of Natural Medicine, Nicaragua Popular University, (UPONIC) 1997
  • Lecture extensible and train Physicians throughout Central, South American and the Caribbean, 1993 – 1998.
  • International consultant for the organization of Natural Medicine Clinics in Central South American and the Caribbean (1993 to 1998)

Professional Membership

American Association of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine. Florida Society for Doctors of Oriental Medicine. Sapere Group. Chamber South Business Association. West Kendall Business Association.

Courses taken at unaccredited schools

In 1982 completed an internship of Natural Nutrition “Iridiologist International” in California. In 1983 he received certificate “Lymphologista of the” International Academy of Lymphology “. He received from the hands of Dr Bernard Jensen, several certificates of merit issued by “Iridologist International” in California for three inmates separated in 1983, 1984 and 1986 Certificate of Excellence in Holistic Health of the “International Center for NaturoBioHolistic Health and Medicine, Minnesota 1985 “Certificate of Merit in Holistic Wellness, NBH Health and Medicine, Minnesota, 1986 has since received many diplomas in the discipline of Natural Medicine. Dr. Lemus has dedicated his life to the study and application of these methods advancing techniques to levels never before achieved by the Natural Medicine. In 1980 Doctor of Natural Medicine in Cyberam University, also in Miami, Florida. Doctor Degree in Health Science from Brantrige Forest School in 1986 Doctor Rerum Naturae (N.A.) People University of America, San Juan, Puerto Rico, 1991



Scott Katzman, MD, Advance Orthopedic Surgeon, Director Medico

Dr. Scott S. Katzman received his Bachelors of Arts degree from the University of California at San Diego in 1985. He attended medical school at Jefferson Medical College, graduating in 1989. He did his residency in Orthopedic Surgery at the University of Arizona and became Board Certified in Orthopedic Surgery in 1996. Dr. Katzman specializes in both minimally invasive spine surgery and laser surgery. He has been a clinical instructor for many well-known companies such as Biomet, Johnson & Johnson, Clarus, Kyphon and Orthocore. He has lectured throughout the world teaching and promulgating his techniques. In 1994, Dr. Katzman started his private practice in Fort Pierce, Florida. Today, he has offices throughout the state of Florida all specializing in minimally invasive procedures.


Barry E. Schapiro, M.D. FAAOS

Dr. Schapiro is a Board Certified Orthopaedic Surgeon. He received his Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Florida in 1994, graduating with distinction on the President’s Honor Roll for having a perfect 4.0 Grade Point Average. Dr. Schapiro received his medical degree from the University of Miami in 2000, graduating in the top 10% of his class and a member of Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society. He completed his orthopaedic residency at Henry Ford Health Systems in Detroit, MI in 2005. Dr. Schapiro was awarded the Robert H. Frost, M.D. Memorial Award for Outstanding Research while a resident. He was inducted into Fellowship in the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons in 2007.

Dr. Schapiro was born and raised in South Florida and embraces the cultural diversity of the region. Dr. Schapiro specializes in minimally invasive surgical techniques and arthroscopy of the knee, shoulder, wrist, and ankle as well as complex ligament reconstruction, joint replacement surgery of the knee, hip, and shoulder and fracture treatment, having received his trauma training at the premier Level I Trauma Center in Detroit.




Dr. Jeffrey H. Oppenheimer, M.D. Neurosurgeon

Dr. Jeffrey H. Oppenheimer received his B.A. from Cornell University in 1979. He graduated from Georgetown University School of Medicine in 1984. He did his residency in Neurosurgery at the University of Southern California-Los Angeles County Medical Center. Dr. Oppenheimer became a certified Neurological Surgeon in 1993.

He has been published in several medical publications and is a member in good standing with Congress of Neurological Surgeons, American Association of Neurological Surgeons, AMA and North American Spine Society.

Dr. Oppenheimer currently services the following offices: Altamonte Springs, Boca Raton, Ft. Myers, Ft. Pierce, Jacksonville, Orlando, Palm Beach Gardens and Sarasota.


Denise Andrade, PA-C

Denise Andrade grew up in Maryland and recieved her Bachelor of Science in Physiology and Neurobiology. She attended the Nova Southeastern University Physician Assistant program where she graduated with honors. She has been involved in the practice of pain management since becoming a physician assistant in 1999. She is a nationally certified physician assistant by the NCCPA and is well versed in the diagnosis and management of orthopaedic and spine problems.