Osteopathic Manipulative Medicine (OMM) Lab where our students learn manual treatment used by osteopathic physicians. OMM uses physical contact to heal the body and correct faulty function of the musculoskeletal system.
OMM incorporates various techniques applied to joints, their surrounding soft tissues, muscles and fascia (tissue that provides support and protection). Osteopathic manipulation is intended to be used in conjunction with conventional medical treatments where it is deemed appropriate.
3,635-square-foot Osteopathic Manipulative Medicine (OMM) Lab is located on the third floor of Levine Hall and can accommodate over 80 students per lab session.
The lab features natural light and open spaces for a comfortable learning environment equipped with:
- Live broadcast technology to display in educational spaces throughout the facility
- 40 adjustable OMM tables to accommodate learning experience
- Faculty teaching station with fixed and portable cameras to allow optimal viewing of techniques and recording for review
- High definition video screens
For more information, contact the Department of Osteopathic Manipulative Medicine.