Lola grew up in Ukraine where Chinese medicine is respected and widely used. In her first career Lola was a software engineer. Lola's study of Chinese medicine began in 2003 when her daughter Julia was diagnosed with ALL leukemia.
Lola graduated with a Master of Acupuncture from TAI in 2008. She has also completed the Graduate Certificate in Chinese herbs in March of 2011. Acupuncture helped Julia tremendously, and Julia’s acupuncturist, Tuan Nguyen, L.Ac. became Lola's mentor. Tuan is a third generation Daoist acupuncturist from Vietnam who taught Lola many uncommon and effective acupuncture techniques.
Julia is now a rising college senior and Lola is thankful to both acupuncture and modern medicine for her healing. After owning a busy practice in Maryland, Lola recently moved to Los Angeles to support her younger daughter Leah’s acting career.Lola passionately engages with each patient focusing on getting her patients to the state of health safely and quickly. Lola specializes in treating insomnia, pain disorders and Facial Rejuvenation Acupuncture utilizing acupuncture, cupping, moxibustion, and herbs.
Lola joined the Vie Healing team in May of 2019.