Joseph H. Rempson, MD


Clinical Interests

Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation


Dr. Rempson is a graduate of Columbia College of Columbia University, NY and received his medical degree from SUNY Health Science Center, Brooklyn, NY. Dr. Rempson completed two post doctorial trainings; Internal Residency in Overlook Hospital (Summit, NJ) and a Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation residency in The Mount Sinai Medical Center (Manhattan, NY).


Dr. Rempson is an expert in the area of Physical medicine and rehabilitation and is the Chief of the Department of Rehabilitation at Overlook Hospital in Summit, NJ. A leader in the field of physiatry, Dr. Rempson is proud to be the Medical Director and founder of the Mild Traumatic Brain Injury Center- a center which has been featured in major newspapers, television outlets. Dr. Rempson is also Director of Stroke Rehabilitation for Atlantic Health.

Dr. Rempson has lectured at the finest universities, nominated and won many Top Doctor Awards including Mid-Atlantic Medical Director of the Year, Genesis Elder Care, Physician Excellence Award Overlook Hospital, New Jersey Top Doctor: Atlantic Neuroscience Institute, and Summit Board of Education Resolution of Recognition (Community education in Concussions).

Dr. Rempson has lectured and taken part in many symposiums committee assignments and associations. Key symposiums he has co-directed/directed are: Co-Director 2006 Symposium: “Our Student Athletes: Mild Brain In Director on Family Practice Sports Medicine Lecture Series jury in Sports 2006,” Director 2007 Symposium “Current Concepts in Stroke Rehabilitation,” Co-Director of the 2009 Atlantic Sports Health: Assessment and Treatment of Musculoskeletal and Non-Musculoskeletal problems in the Athlete: Sponsored by the Athletic Trainers Society of New Jersey and presented at the New York Jets Training Facility and Director of 2009 Symposium: Interpretation of Impact Computerized Testing in Concussions. Currently Dr. Rempson participates in the following committees; Neuroscience Steering Committee, Medical Executive Committee Overlook Hospital, Atlantic Sports Health Steering Committee, and Overlook Sports Health Steering Committee Chairman. Dr. Rempson is also a member of the American Medical Association, American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, American Medical Director’s Association, American College of Sports Medicine.