Kenneth Brooks, MD

Nicole Sheung, DO

Kenneth Brooks, MD

Orthopedics

Accepting New Patients

Clear Lake Clinic
905 W. Medical Center Blvd,
Ste #404,
Webster, TX 77598

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Phone Call (281) 985-9342
Fax (281) 393-0029
Language(s): English

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My Biography

Dr. Kenneth Brooks is a Houston board-certified orthopedic surgeon practicing at our Clear Lake Campus. With a specialty in sports medicine, Dr. Brooks is highly experienced in reconstructive surgery. 

Prior to joining CLS Health, Dr. Brooks was a vital member of Houston Methodist Orthopedics and Sports Medicine, as well as Houston Methodist Orthopedic Associates at Clear Lake. Additionally, Dr. Brooks was an Assistant Professor at the University of Texas Medical Branch in Galveston, where he trained orthopedic surgery residents, published research, and introduced innovative surgical techniques.

Dr. Brooks specializes in advanced surgical procedures such as cementless total knee replacement, Oxford unicompartmental knee replacement, ACL primary repair and BEAR restoration, meniscal repair, and reverse total shoulder replacement. He effectively treats diverse patient populations and collaborates with colleagues to ensure high-quality care. Additionally, he serves as a sideline physician for five high schools in the Pasadena ISD and served as Chief of Service from 2020 to 2024.

Publications:

  1. Brooks KR, Capo JT, Warburton M, Tan V. (2006). “Internal Fixation of Distal Radius Fractures with Novel Intramedullary Implants.” Clinical Orthopaedics and Related Research, 445: 42-50.
  2. Capo JT, Kinchelow T, Brooks K, Tan V, Manigrasso M, Francisco K. (2009). “Biomechanical Stability of Four Fixation Constructs for Distal Radius Fractures.” Hand (N .1), 4(3): 272-8.
  3. Brooks KR. (2017). “The Vertical Lasso and Horizontal Lasso Sutures for Repair of Horizontal Cleavage and Horizontal Oblique Meniscus Tears: Surgical Technique and Indications.” Arthroscopy Techniques. DOI: 10.1Ol6/j.eats.2017.06.053.
  4. Ouillette R, Morris RP, Amin A, Brooks KR. (2020). “Biomechanical Comparison of a Transosseous-Equivalent All-Knotless Rotator Cuff Repair vs. Traditional Double-Row Repair.” TOJ, 6(1): 22-31.

Reviews:

  1. Brooks KR, Lin SS, Berberian WS, Abidi NA, Vieira P. (2004). “Calcanectomy for Treatment of the Infected Os Calcis.” Techniques in Foot and Ankle Surgery, 3(3): 165-176.
  2. Mirzayan R, Lemos SE, Brooks KR. (2007). “Surgical Treatment of Distal Biceps Tendon Rupture.” American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons-Orthopaedic Knowledge Online: Clinical Topics. Robert E. Hunter, M.D., Section Editor, Sports Medicine.

Poster Presentations:

  1. Ouillette RM, Morris RP, Arsalan A, Brooks KR. (2018). “Biomechanical Comparison of a Transosseous-Equivalent All-Knotless Rotator Cuff Repair Versus Traditional Double-Row Repair.” Poster presented at the Meeting of the Orthopaedic Research Society, New Orleans, LA, March 11-12.
  • UC Regents Academic Scholar
    University of California, San Diego (1990-1994)

Locations

Clear Lake Clinic

905 W. Medical Center Blvd.,
4th floor,
Webster, TX 77598

 

Conditions Treated

  • Ankle Fracture
  • Broken Arm
  • Bursitis
  • Femur Fracture
  • Hip Fracture
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Fracture
  • Knee Sprain
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Limb Pain
  • Miner’s Knee
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome (PFPS)
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)

Education and Certifications

Medical School

  • Medical Doctor (M.D.) – Finch University of Health Sciences/The Chicago Medical School

 

Residency

  • Orthopedic Surgery Residency – University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey

 

Fellowships

  • Fellowship in Adult Reconstruction – University of Texas Health Science Center, Houston, TX
  • Fellowship in Orthopedic Sports Medicine – Wayne State University/Detroit Medical Center, Detroit, MI

 

Board Certifications

  • Board Certified – American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery (2012)
  • Board Re-certification – American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery (2023)

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