Dr. Kenneth R. Brooks, MD

Dr. Kenneth R. Brooks, MD

Orthopedic Surgery | Male | 44 years old

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I believe that effective communication, combined with caring and compassion, provide the foundation for a successful physician-patient partnership. My goal is to help patients understand their orthopedic problem, provide them with appropriate conservative and surgical treatment options, and empower them with the ability to make the treatment decision that is best for them. Each patient is a unique individual and deserves an individualized treatment approach.Read more

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Yukon, OK |
I went to Dr. Brooks at Utmb orthopedic after having an unsuccessful surgery on my shoulder by another Dr. Doctor Brooks was very caring and listened to me about the problems I was having like no other Dr. had done. He diagnosed my problem and did a second surgery much more extensive than the first and did a miraculous job . I would recommend him 100 % he is caring and is a master at what he does.
in Texas City, TX |
Very thorough and informative was very helpful with getting the surgery process started and before and after surgery kept in contact kept us informed and was just overall very good at his job was one of the best doctors we have had since moving to Texas from Colorado.
in Santa Fe, TX |
Dr Brooks is a great surgeon. I had bilateral hip replacement done on July 7, 2016. Today it makes a month and I am walking a little with a cane only. The pain on the hips is gone. I would recommend Dr Brooks to anyone. He is amazing. Thank you Dr. I'm so happy with the results. P. Flores
in Texas City, TX |
I have been a patient of Dr. Brooks for almost 5 years! I will have two Knee replacements, two shoulder surgeries (rotator cuff. bone spurs, SLAP Tear) He has a very good bed-side manner. He listens to you and is very patient.
in porter tx |
doc Brooks has done surgery on both my elbows, right acl. Great job.
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Dr. Brooks' Care Philosophy

I believe that effective communication, combined with caring and compassion, provide the foundation for a successful physician-patient partnership. My goal is to help patients understand their orthopedic problem, provide them with appropriate conservative and surgical treatment options, and empower them with the ability to make the treatment decision that is best for them. Each patient is a unique individual and deserves an individualized treatment approach.

Dr. Brooks' experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

  •  Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  •  Specializes in Orthopedic Surgery
  •  Board certified in Orthopedic Surgery
  •  No malpractice claims found
  •  No sanctions found
  •  No board actions found

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  • Orthopedic Surgery

Conditions Treated

  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) Injuries
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
  • Arthritis of the Shoulder
  • Baker’s Cyst
  • Broken Arm
  • Bursitis
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Elbow Sprain
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
  • Femur Fracture
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Glenoid Labrum Tear
  • Hip Fracture
  • Hip Impingement
  • Hip Pointer Injuries
  • Hip Sprain
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Arthritis
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Fracture
  • Knee Sprain
  • Lateral Collateral Ligament (LCL) Sprain
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Limb Pain
  • Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Sprain
  • Osgood Schlatter Disease
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteochondritis Dissecans
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Runner's Knee
  • Ruptured Tendon
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Instability
  • Shoulder Labral Tear
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Sports Injuries
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
  • Tibia or Fibula Stress Fracture
  • Wrist Fracture

Education

  • Medical School
    Finch University Of Health Sciences Chicago Medical School

    Graduated in 2000

  • Internship Hospital
    University Of Medicine and Dentistry Of New Jersey (UMDNJ)

    Completed in 2002

  • Residency Hospital
    University Of Medicine and Dentistry Of New Jersey (UMDNJ)

    Completed in 2006

  • Fellowship Hospital
    Detroit Medical Center/Wayne State University School Of Medicine

    Completed in 2007

    University Of Texas Health Science Center

    Completed in 2010

  • Undergraduate School
    University Of California, San Diego

    Graduated in 1994

Languages Spoken

  • English

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Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Sports Medicine

Procedures Performed

  • ACL Surgery
  • Arm Surgery
  • Arthroscopic Labrum Repair
  • Arthroscopic Meniscus Repair
  • Arthroscopic Rotator Cuff Repair
  • Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Elbow Tenotomy
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Fracture Care
  • Hip Arthroscopy
  • Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Hip Labrum Repair
  • Knee Arthroscopy
  • Knee Dislocation Treatment
  • Knee Replacement
  • Knee Replacement Revision
  • Knee Surgery
  • Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Partial Shoulder Replacement
  • Platelet-Rich Plasma Injection (PRP)
  • Reverse Total Shoulder and Total Shoulder Replacement
  • Rotator Cuff Surgery
  • Shoulder Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Replacement
  • Steroid Injection
  • Tendon Repair
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Uni-Compartmental Knee Replacement
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate

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