What does L.OM. mean?
In the state of Pennsylvania, a person with a L.OM. credential is licensed to practice the full spectrum of Oriental Medicine (also referred to as Asian or Chinese Medicine). Brenda Levin is a L.OM., so she is licensed by the medical boards of Pennsylvania and New Jersey to practice acupuncture, prescribe supplements and Chinese herbal medicine, perform cupping, guasha therapy, moxibustion and provide dietary and lifestyle medical advice. She completed 5 years of graduate school in order to receive her Master of Science in Classical Chinese Medicine (MSOM) and Master of Science in (Integrative) Nutrition. Additionally, Brenda holds her Diplomate in Oriental Medicine (Dipl.OM.) which means she is nationally licensed to practice Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine in addition to her state licenses she holds in both Pennsylvania and New Jersey.