Dr. Emily, a South Dakota native attended SDSU in Brookings, SD and obtained her Bachelor of Science degree in Human Biology. Dr. Emily achieved her Doctor of Chiropractic degree from Northwestern Health Sciences University (NWHSU) in Bloomington, MN.
While attending NWHSU Dr. Emily interned under Ann Spicer, DC, DACCP whom has decades of work focusing on pediatric and pregnancy care, while also teaching the focused curriculum at NWHSU. That internship influenced her decision to complete her final internship under Mary Kleinjan, DC, FICPA, DACCP, DACRB whom offered over 30 years of focused experience in pediatrics and pregnancy care as well as acupuncture and rehabilitation. Dr. Emily is currently working towards her specialized certification in pediatrics and pregnancy through the ICPA.
Dr. Emily was drawn to Kleinjan Chiropractic and its warm welcoming environment as well as the importance of patient centered care. Dr. Emily is excited to be working and to be serving the Brookings community and surrounding areas. Dr. Emily provides care to patients of all ages, from newborn to the elderly. Dr. Emily is very passionate about establishing strong relationships with her patient’s and their families.
Outside of the clinic, Dr. Emily enjoys camping, fishing, and hunting year-round. She is also an active volunteer and member of the local Brookings County Pheasants Forever Organization and State Ducks Unlimited Events.