About Suzanne

Suzanne M. Hill has been in private acupuncture practice in New York City for 16 years and is a graduate of Brown University and the Tri-State College of Acupuncture.

Suzanne graduated with a Masters of Science in Acupuncture from the Tri-State College of Acupuncture in 1999. She also worked as a Dean of Post-Graduate Studies for the Tri-State College of Acupuncture for 2 years. Prior to becoming a licensed acupuncturist, Suzanne attended the Swedish Institute of Massage Therapy and simultaneously studied shiatsu at Ohashi Institute. She did her Post-Baccalaureate Pre-Medical training at Columbia University.

Suzanne graduated from Brown University with a Bachelor of Arts in Economics. She also took many courses in religious studies there, and her first course in Eastern Religions inspired her to begin her study of acupuncture and to practice yoga at the age of 17. After graduating from Brown University, Suzanne worked on Wall Street as an investment banker in Mergers & Acquisitions and Corporate Finance for 5 years before leaving the finance industry to create a health care practice.

Growing up in a Korean American household and having lived in Korea and America, Suzanne was raised with the principles of Buddhism. She is the mother of two boys (delivered naturally with the help of acupuncture) and holds the rank of Blue Belt in the Korean martial art, Tae Kwon Do. Suzanne is also a trained Reconnection practitioner, a Regenetics practitioner and an ordained minister who performs wedding ceremonies upon request.

The Tara Center for Healing

Suzanne founded the Tara Center for Healing in 2003 and is one of the primary teachers. The aim of the Tara Center is to hold and sponsor teachings on health, healing, energy, prayers and peace. Teachings are held throughout the year. The Tara Center is a sponsor project of Light of the World Foundation, a 501-(c)-3 not-for-profit organization.