Marcus DeGrazia is a New York State licensed acupuncturist who has studied Qi Gong, Ba Gua Zhang and Zheng Gu Tui Na intensively since 2006. Marcus is a classically trained musician with degrees in both Performance and Education from the University of Michigan. In 1995, shortly after completing his studies in Ann Arbor, Marcus came to NYC and formed a collective of musicians that toured the United States, Canada, and Europe extensively. Through years of improvising with modern dancers, he developed a love for movement, bodywork and martial arts.
In 2006, Marcus began an apprenticeship with Tom Bisio. After completing a degree at Tri-State Acupuncture in 2009, Marcus joined Tom’s clinic as a practitioner. In 2012, Marcus became a certified instructor for New York Internal Arts. He now teaches weekly classes in Ba Gua Zhang and Qi Gong while maintaining a busy clinical practice in the East Village.