Dr. Madalen Brooks, Yoga Instructor & Acupuncture
Dr. Madalen Brooks is a Doctor of Acupuncture and Chinese Medicine, a licensed and board-certified acupuncturist, and a clinical herbalist. She holds a certificate in cosmetic acupuncture, and a Master’s of Science in Traditional Oriental Medicine, a BS in Eastern nutrition, and a BS in criminology and criminal justice. Maddie is a member of the Illinois Society of Acupuncturists. She is a certified multi-faceted yoga teacher.
Dr. Maddie has undergone post-graduate studies in Acupuncture, Chinese herbal medicine, Women’s Health, and Cosmetic Acupuncture.
Maddie’s passion for Chinese medicine began in 2012. Shortly after, she had two non medicated, natural water births and fell even more in love with Chinese medicine. While caring for herself throughout her pregnancies and especially postpartum she experienced the amazing benefits of Chinese medicine through mind, body, and soul.
She continues to conduct specialized research on women’s health, pain management, gut imbalances, and skin disorders to provide quality care for patients suffering from these conditions.
Maddie views women’s health as inspiring, empowering, transformative, and uplifting. Maddie is here to change the narrative including pregnancy outcomes for all women, especially of color.
Maddie enjoys nature, time spent with her family and friends, making delicious plant-based recipes, making herbal remedies, and educating others on the wonderful benefits of holistic wellness.