ABOUT | black river acupuncture
By serving Holland, Michigan and its surrounding communities, Black River Acupuncture & Integrative Wellness seeks to provide accessible Acupuncture & Chinese Herbal Medicine to patients across the lifespan. As a family medicine practice with a speciality in pain management, Black River Acupuncture provides integrative wellness care through modalities such as Acupuncture, Chinese Herbal Medicine, cupping therapy, and more.
Our practice was founded with an emphasis on simplicity, accessibility, approachability, and quality. Black River Acupuncture invites people of all walks of life to create lasting patient-practitioner relationships that promote wellness.
By adapting ancient medicine for modern lifestyles we provide our
patients with a dedicated space for stress reduction and healing.
ancient medicine for modern lifestyles.
Black River Acupuncture & Integrative Wellness
was established in 2019 by Dr. Madeline De Jonge, DACM
black river acupuncture & integrative wellness is committed to providing excellence in wellness care for Coastal West Michigan
through Acupuncture & Chinese Medicine.
ABOUT | Dr. Madeline De Jonge
Madeline De Jonge, Doctor of Acupuncture & Chinese Medicine, Registered Acupuncturist, Board Certified Herbalist, Diplomate of Oriental Medicine (NCCAOM), graduated from Pacific College of Health and Science in Chicago, IL with honors in May of 2019. Dr. De Jonge also holds a Masters of Science in Traditional Oriental Medicine (MSTOM) from Pacific College. Her schooling involved five years of intensive study of Western Sciences, Acupuncture, Chinese Medicine, and Herbology, including over 1,000 supervised clinical hours. Dr. De Jonge is committed to promoting the health of patients across the lifespan by helping modern Americans navigate their busy lives utilizing the ancient practices of Traditional Chinese Medicine.
As a complement to her schooling, Dr. De Jonge completed one year of internship with the Anesthesiology Department of John H. Stroger Jr. Hospital of Cook County in Chicago, IL. During this internship, Dr. De Jonge treated patients in both the outpatient pain management clinic and in the Post Anesthesia Recovery Unit (PACU). She attributes this experience as the root of her passion for integrative pain management and peri-operative acupuncture.
Dr. De Jonge became interested in medicine at a young age. She grew up under the care of a chiropractor and was inspired to study Acupuncture & Chinese Medicine after seeking treatment as a teenager for acne prone skin and food sensitivities.
Born and raised in West Michigan, Dr. De Jonge hails from the small community of Saugatuck. Growing up in this area has inspired her appreciation for the arts, local food, and the lakeshore. Dr. De Jonge is a lifelong lover of music and she enjoys traveling and spending time with her friends & family.