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Dr. Mitchell Forest Reiter MD, Orthopedist

Dr. Mitchell Forest Reiter MD

Orthopedic Surgeon (Orthopedist) | Orthopaedic Surgery of the Spine

33 Overlook Rd Mac Suite 305 Summit NJ, 07901



Dr. Mitchell Reiter is a board-certified Orthopaedic surgeon with fellowship training in spine surgery and over 20 years of experience. He specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of spinal disorders and practices in Summit, NJ adjacent to Overlook Hospital which is one of only a few spine centers of excellence on the east coast. Dr. Reiter is regionally and nationally recognized as an expert. He is a past president of the New Jersey Orthopaedic Society and is on the Board of Directors of The North American Spine Society, the worlds largest spine society. Dr. Reiter is conservative by nature and considers surgery a last resort. When surgery is necessary, Dr. Reiter uses minimally invasive techniques and motion preserving technologies such as disc replacement instead of fusion whenever possible.

Education and Training

Univ of Miami Sch of Med, Miami Fl 1992

University of Miami Leonard M. Miller School of Medicine 1992

Board Certification

Orthopaedic SurgeryAmerican Board of Orthopaedic SurgeryABOS

Provider Details

Male Spanish

Areas of expertise and specialization

Cervical disc replacement, Baxano iO-Flex minimally invasive decompression, revision spine surgery.

Faculty Titles & Positions

  • Assistant Clinical Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery Rutgers - New Jersey Medical School 1998 - 2018


  • Alpha Omega Alpha national medical honor society1992AOA
  • Named a New Jersey Top Doctor yearly from 2008-20182018NJ Monthly Magazine


  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Neck Pain
  • Back Pain
  • Scoliosis
  • Pinched Nerve
  • Herniated Disc
  • Pain
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Degenerative Disc Disease (ddd)

Professional Memberships

  • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
  • North American Spine Society
  • The New Jersey Orthopaedic Society
  • American Medical Association
  • International society for the Advancement of Spine Surgery
  • The Society for Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery


  • Jackson Mem Hosp/Jackson Hlth, Orthopedic Surgery  
  • Jackson Memorial Hospital/Jackson Health System Program   

Hospital Affiliations

  • Overlook Hospital ( Summit, NJ )

Dr. Mitchell Forest Reiter MD's Practice location

Mitchell Reiter, MD

33 Overlook Rd -
Summit, NJ 07901
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