Dr. Hagen’s staff of Certified Podiatric Medical Assistants, Nurses and Office Assistants are friendly, accommodating and dedicated to making your experience as comfortable and easy as possible.

Dr. Jill Hagen

Since 1990, Dr. Jill Hagen has specialized in medical and surgical treatment of the foot and ankle. In addition to treating the full complement of conditions that cause patients to seek care from a podiatrist, she treats sports injuries and fractures, provides diabetic foot care and fits orthotics.

Dr. Hagen graduated with a Bachelor of Arts from Queens College of the City University of New York, where she majored in Psychology and Communications. She then received a Bachelor of Science Degree from St. Johns University College of Pharmacy. She worked as a Pharmacist in retail and hospital settings for several years. Today, she uses her pharmaceutical background to formulate drug products related to podiatry.

In the mid-1980s, she decided to pursue her first love –Podiatric Medicine—and received her Doctor of Podiatric Medicine degree from the New York College of Podiatric Medicine. She served her residency at Coney Island Hosptal, Brooklyn, NY, St. Marys Hospital, Hoboken, NJ and St. Francis Hospital, Jersey City, NJ.  After residency, she started  her private practice at The Dermatology Center in Englewood. She joined Dr. Herbert Feinberg, Dermatologist and Dr. David Abramson, Plastic Surgeon.  Dr. Hagen is board certified in Podiatric Medicine and Surgery and a Diplomate of the American Academy of Pain Management. She is also a  member of the American Podiatric Medical Association.

No matter the reason a patient seeks her counsel, Dr. Hagen is the leading authority on foot and ankle problems . She treats the entire patient rather than he foot problem alone. She knows that many diseases or conditions can impact foot health and by taking a patient’s entire medical history into account, she can prevent many serious foot issues from occurring.

She examines patients at her office at the Dermatology Center in Englewood, NJ, and performs outpatient surgical procedures at a  Outpatient Surgical Center or at Hackensack Hospital.

Dr. Lauren Grossman, DPM

Dr. Lauren Grossman is Board Qualified by the American Board of Podiatric Surgery. She received her Bachelor of Arts from The University of Massachusetts at Amherst . She  received her Doctor of Podiatric Medicine degree from the New York College of Podiatric Medicine, which is known to be the forefront of podiatric medicine for over 100 years.

Dr. Grossman completed her Podiatric Medicine and Surgery residency at New York Methodist Hospital in Park Slope, Brooklyn. She is surgically trained to perform foot and ankle surgery. She is a member of the American Podiatric Medical Association. Dr. Grossman has received numerous outstanding achievement awards which include embryology, bacteriology, osteology, molecular biology, physiology, biochemistry, infectious disease, and genetics.

Dr. Lauren Grossman treats fractures, sprains, infections, sports related injuries, bunions, hammertoes, corns, etc. and is extremely thorough and patient. She gives every effort to relieve discomfort even on your first visit.

Dr. Grossman in the operating room surgically correcting a bunion and hammertoe.

Born and raised in Norwood, New Jersey, Dr. Grossman has been a treating Podiatrist in The NYC  Avon Walk for Breast Cancer since inception. She takes care of the participating walkers along their 40 mile journey and provides footcare along the way.


Dr. Lauren Grossman and Dr. Jill Hagen were participants and also treated patients at the Avon walk for breast cancer in NYC on oct 19,2014 
"Avon walk for breast cancer but also takes care of all the aching feet in the way"


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Tiona, Dr. Hagen, Giovanna

Tamara, Tiona, Wendy, Jaime

Belinda, Wendy, Clin, Tiona 
Medical Assistants


Giovanna Cicerchia - Certified Medical Assistant
Giovanna Cicerchia has worked as a medical assistant for Dr Hagen for over 18 years. Giovanna will tell you that Dr. Hagen has developed a practice where podiatry is more than just treating ailing feet. It is about patient relationships, healing and smiles. Giovanna has grown to appreciate the field of podiatry and its merits, and thanks Dr. Hagen for that. "Dr. Hagen is not only a great doctor and skilled surgeon, but as woman, she shows compassion and honesty that put her patients at ease." The long term relationship between Dr. Hagen and Giovanna has created a bond so tight that one knows what the other needs before the other even asks. Giovanna is a Certified Medical Assistant and a graduate of Ho-Ho-Kus School of Business and Medical Sciences in Ramsey, NJ.


Tiona Purdie - Registered Medical Assistant
(Attended: Lincoln Technical Insitute)
Tiona Purdie has been with Dr. Jill Hagen for 5 years. I have always had a passion for the Medical field and helping others. I went to Medical Assistant School, and was fortunate to acquire an externship with Dr. Hagen. Dr. Hagen is so kind hearted, she saw the potential in me and gave me a chance and hired me full-time. I’m enjoying working under such a skilled podiatrist. This is not just a career for Dr.Hagen; she lives and breathes her craft. I honestly believe she was born to treat feet. And by the way she has the greatest shoes!!!!