Dr. Marcus E. Degraw


Pediatrics , Board Certified

Detroit, MI

Dr. Marcus E. Degraw's honors

Dr. Marcus E. Degraw's bio

Dr. Marcus DeGraw has devoted his medical career to the care of children since earning his M.D. in 1999. He completed his pediatric residency at the Beaumont Hospitals in Royal Oak, Michigan, and participated in the emergency medicine and child abuse fellowship at the Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center from 2002 through 2003. Currently, Dr. Marcus DeGraw serves on the staff of the Department of Pediatrics at St. John Providence Health System, Detroit, Michigan. He fills the position of Staff Physician, Medical Director of the Child Protection Team, and Medical Director of Ambulatory Pediatric Services. Dr. Marcus DeGraw also serves as Clinical Assistant Professor of Pediatrics and Child Abuse Pediatrics at the School of Medicine at Wayne State University. As a specialist in child abuse and pediatrics, Dr. Marcus DeGraw functions as an expert witness for both the defense and the prosecution in the state courts of Michigan, Ohio, Illinois, Indiana, Wisconsin, and Kentucky. Dr. Marcus DeGraw has also given expert testimony in civil cases as well as family, and juvenile court in Indiana, Illinois, Michigan, Ohio, Wisconsin, and Kentucky. Dr. DeGraw has also testified frequently in federal court. Dr. Marcus DeGraw is a member of The Ray Helfer Society, an organization of physicians dedicated to preventing, identifying, and treating child abuse. Dr. Marcus holds board certifications in child abuse pediatrics and pediatrics. He is licensed to practice in Michigan. He has held memberships in the American Medical Association, the American Academy of Pediatrics, the Ambulatory Pediatric Association, and the International Society for the Prevention of Child Abuse and Neglect.

Dr. Marcus E. Degraw's Locations

  • 17900 23 Mile Road
  • Suite 304
  • Macomb MI 48044

  • St. John Hospital and Medical Center
  • 22201 Moross Road Suite 270 PBII
  • Detroit MI 48236
  • 3133433481

Dr. Marcus E. Degraw's Visit Information



  • English


  • Blue Care Network:
  • BlueCross BlueShield:
  • Cigna:
  • Health Alliance Plan of Michigan:
  • Aetna Life Insurance Company:
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  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan:

Expert's Gender

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  • Pediatrics
  • Iconother Pediatrics

Hospital Affiliations


Dr. Marcus E. Degraw's Education & Experience

Academic Appointments

  • Full Time Teaching Faculty – Pediatric Residency Program St. John Hospital, Detroit, MI
  • Clinical Assistant Professor of Pediatrics and Child Abuse Pediatrics - Wayne State University
  • Adjunct Clinical Professor of Pediatrics and Child Abuse Pediatrics - Pikeville College School of Osteopathic Medicine
  • Assistant Professor – Department of Pediatrics, St. George's University School of Medicine
  • Affiliate and Clinical Site Coordinator/Faculty - University of Michigan-Flint, Nurse Practitioner Program
  • Assistant Clinical Professor - Michigan State University School of Medicine


  • William Beaumont Hospital- Royal Oak, MI


Medical Schools

  • Wayne State University School of Medicine 1999
  • Albion College 1995
  • Wayne State University School of Medicine, MI 1999

Dr. Marcus E. Degraw's Awards & Affiliations


  • 2010 Top Docs, Hour Detroit Magazine
  • 2009 Top Docs - Top Child Abuse Pediatricians, Hour Detroit Magazine
  • Telly Award, The Telly Awards
  • HealthTap Most Compassionate Doc 2011
  • 2011 Top Docs - Top Child Abuse Pediatricians, Hour Detroit Magazine
  • 2012 Top Docs - Top Child Abuse Pediatricians, Hour Detroit Magazine


  • Ray Helfer Society
  • American Medical Association
  • American Academy of Pediatrics
  • St. John Hospital and Medical Center

Dr. Marcus E. Degraw's Blog & Additional Links

  • http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kGwqrdEcmdE&feature=results_video&playnext=1&list=PL3CCD5BBB2AC11A70
  • http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=REGqDxXo5jg
  • http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=P6UAPOjCTDQ
  • http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aJqnjbWdc7k
  • http://www.avvo.com/doctors/marcus-degraw-2684145.html
  • http://www.stjohnprovidence.org/innerpage.aspx?PageID=5041
  • http://www.stjohnprovidence.org/innerpage.aspx?PageID=5040
  • http://www.stjohnprovidence.org/innerpage.aspx?PageID=5042
  • http://www.stjohnprovidence.org/innerpage.aspx?PageID=5027
  • http://www.myfoxdetroit.com/dpp/health/what-is-so-bad-about-fruit-juice-20110817-wpms
  • http://www.toddlerstoday.com/articles/medication-issues/baby-fever-4009/
  • http://www.wxyz.com/dpp/news/local_news/investigations/doctors-say-michigan-high-school-physicals-are-%22outdated,%22-don%27t-screen-for-serious-health-defects