Welcome to
the Hall-DiGioia Center for Breast Care

Our offices are located in two modern professional medical office buildings in Summit and Jersey City, New Jersey.   

Two convenient locations

Summit Office

Medical Arts Center 1

33 Overlook Road

Suite 205

Summit, New Jersey 07901

Jersey City Office

Sovereign Medical Office Building

631 Grand Street

Second Floor

Jersey City, New Jersey 07302

Contact information for both offices

(908) 522-3200


(908) 522-4500 

Fax:  (908) 522-1222

About our physicians

Julie M. DiGioia, M.D., F.A.C.S.


Dr. Julie DiGioia is an experienced breast cancer surgeon with offices in Summit and Jersey City, New Jersey.  She is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Overlook Hospital and Jersey CIty Medical Center.

Dr. DiGioia was born and raised in Jersey City and is a graduate of St. Peter's University.  Dr. DiGioia received her medical degree from Sapienza University of Rome and completed her residency at Jersey City Medical Center/UMDNJ. 

She practiced general and trauma surgery until 1990 and then concentrated her practice to the care of the breast and breast surgery.

Dr. DiGioia is a Clinical Assistant Professor of Surgery at Rutgers University RWJ/BH.

She is Board Certified and a diplomate of the American Board of Surgery with a practice now limited to diseases of the breast.

Dr. Julie herself is a breast cancer survivor.  She served as the Medical Director of the Cristie Kerr Women's Health Center, is an advisor to the American Cancer Foundation, and was Chair of the 2017 Susan B. Komen NJ Race for the Cure. 

"As a breast cancer survivor, I understand the concerns of my patients and their family". 

Stephen C. Hall, M.D., F.A.C.S..

Following his graduation from the University of Southern California, Dr. Hall obtained his MD degree from the University of Bologna, Italy. He trained in General Surgery at Jersey City Medical Center and completed his Plastic Surgery Residency at Columbia University, Harlem Hospital Center.

Dr. Hall is Board Certified by the The American Board of Plastic Surgery and currenrly serves as the Chief of Plastic Surgery at the Jersey City Medical Center.

He is an attending surgeon at the Jersey City Medical Center, Overlook Medical Center, and Hoboken University Medical Center.

Dr. Hall is an active member of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons, the New Jersey Society of Plastic Surgeons, and the Medical Society of New Jersey.

He is a Diplomate of the American Board of Plastic Surgery and a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons.  Although he practices all aspects of Plastic Surgery (including Hand Surgery), he has a special interest in Breast Reconstruction.

"I believe Breast Reconstruction encompasses the entire spectrum of Plastic Surgery and truly merges aesthetics and reconstruction."

Both Dr. DiGioia and Dr. Hall are Board Certified. Dr. DiGioia is a Diplomate of the American Board of Surgery and Dr. Hall is a Diplomate of the American Board of Plastic Surgery.

Insurance and referral information

Most major insurances are accepted and welcomed. New patients need a referral unless their insurance permits seeing a specialist without a referral. A referral is not required if  the patient is paying for services out of pocket.  Call our office with any questions regarding your plan. 

Services Performed

Breast Care

Consider a breast specialist over a general surgeon if your results show abnormal cell growth or any tissue changes. Because Dr. DiGioia works solely on breasts, she better understands the tissue makeup and the cancer treatments options.

Diseases of the breast and breast cancer

Treatment and treatment options for women and men who have been diagnosed. 

Breast surgery

Breast surgery second opinions

Breast Exams

As a follow up from other medical providers including your primary care physician, internist, or Ob/Gyn. This is especially important for those who already had imaging and some abnormality has been found. 

Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

Plastic surgery is a surgical specialty involving the restoration, reconstruction, or alteration of the human body. It includes cosmetic or aesthetic surgery, reconstructive surgery, and microsurgery.

Procedures performed

* Breast Reconstruction
* Breast Reduction
* Breast Augmentation
* Mastopexy (Breast Lift)
* Abdominoplasty (Tummy Tuck)
* Liposuction
* Fat Grafting
* Skin cancer surgery and reconstruction
* Hand Surgery including:
- Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
- Dupuytren's Disease
- Trigger Fingers
- Tendon and Nerve Reconstruction  

Breast cancer support groups

Join our breast cancer survivors support group



Meets on the first Tuesday of each month at the Jersey City Offices of Dr. Hall and Dr. DiGioia.  Located in the Sovereign Medical Office Building on the second floor.   Parking is secure and free.


Sovereign Office Builiding

631 Grand Street


5 pm to 6 pm

Interesting Topics:

Topics change each month

Questions and Answers:

An excellent opportunity to ask questions of other group members, medical professionals and share common experiences.


Making Strides Walk Completed - Oct. 22nd

However, you can still contribute and support the American Cancer Society

Donating to our team helps in the fight against breast cancer.  All funds raised go to the American Cancer Society.

See our photo gallery from the event......

Dr. Julie DiGioia was acknowledged from the stage at the opening ceremonies by Joseph Scott, FACHE - President and CEO of the Jersey City Medical Center for her work helping the hospital obtain National Cancer Certification.  Both Dr. Stephen Hall and Dr. Julie DiGioia were thanked by officials of the American Cancer Society for their dedication and excellence in practice.

Contribute to the American Cancer Society

Click below to donate to the American Cancer Society and credit Team Julie



(908) 522-3200 or (908) 522-4500


Fax:  (908) 522-1222

E-mail:  halldigioacenter@gmail.com (click on link to send us an email)

Dinner with the Doctors - October 2017

October 26th 6 pm to 8 pm

Dinner with the Doctors sponsored by Jersey City Medical Center, RWJBarnabas Health will feature Dr. Julie DiGioia and Dr. Stephen Hall as panelists along with Dr. Amit Patel and Dr. Charles Cathcart.


The Chandelier is located at 1081 Broadway in Bayonne (near the Jersey City Bayonne Border)

Topic: Breast Cancer Awareness and Early Detection

Featuring a panel discussion and a chance to ask questions.

Panelist Include:

Dr. Amit Patel, Medical Oncology

Dr. Julie DiGioia, Breast Surgery

Dr. Stephen Hall, Plastic Surgery

Dr. Charles Cathcart, Radiation Oncology

How to register to attend:

RSVP by October 24th by E mail or telephone.

Call: 888 724-7123

E mail:  teamlink@rwjbh.org   (click here to send email)

Dr. Hall and Dr. DiGioia supporting breast cancer research and organizations