Amadea Brayden, Licensed Acupuncturist
With over 16 years of experience in the field, Amadea brings expertise and a fresh perspective on how to treat your concerns. She received her Master of Acupuncture degree from NIAOM/Bastyr University in Washington State, was board certified in 2003 and is licensed by Illinois. As a licensed acupuncturist, she has nearly 2000 hours of training in school whereas a certified acupuncturist generally has closer to 200.
She has done extensive continuing education that also includes direct mentorship with one of the most influential Chinese Medicine clinics in the country. She has refined her techniques and practices over time to deliver the fastest and most effective medicine. Amadea loves Chinese Medicine because it works. She is happy to focus on any issue that you'd like improved and she has experience addressing a variety of physical and emotional concerns.
Previously she owned Pure Acupuncture in Chicago and Tiger Heart Acupuncture in Atlanta. Amadea also served as faculty and Assistant Academic Dean at the Pacific College of Oriental Medicine in Chicago.
Amadea moved to Woodstock almost six years ago. Her practice in Woodstock, Illinois serves the entire McHenry County community, including Crystal Lake, Algonquin, Lake in the Hills, Huntley and Cary. She also has clients from Lake Geneva, Barrington and Schaumburg.