e3FM provides information and resources to patients interested in Integrative and Functional Medicine (“I&FM”). Preference is given to content from mainstream media articles from subscription-free sites that generally do not advocate for or against functional or traditional medicine. Some of the articles that explain topics may be from more biased sites. Where necessary, commentary is provided concerning why e3FM has included certain articles. The articles chosen for inclusion on each list are meant to develop an understanding of the topic and do not represent the opinion of e3FM and are not medical advice.
e3Business, LLC supports e3FM to provide information and resources to patients interested in Integrative and Functional Medicine (“I&FM”). Brett Sparks, the founder and president of e3Business, has a vested interest in I&FM through his wife, Amy R. Sparks, MD, who is an Institute for Functional Medicine Certified Practitioner and board certified by the American Board of Family Medicine and the American Board of Integrative Holistic Medicine (ABIHM). Dr. Sparks practices I&FM in Las Vegas, Nevada.
Mr. Sparks has a BSE in Secondary Language Arts and a Master of Business Administration in Health Care Management. He has been involved in medical management since 2002, providing management and billing services to a variety of medical specialties, including family practice, internal medicine, gastroenterology, neurology and dermatology. Mr. Sparks has served as the Chief Operating Officer to a privately funded medical management company and the Director of Risk Management to a physician-owned malpractice company.