Knee Success Stories

Dr. Kenneth Bramlett of Birmingham, Alabama performs a total knee replacement on this patient. Just a few months after the surgery, this new patient is now actively playing softball, golf, and is even able to sprint with full mobility and no pain.

Dr. Kenneth Bramlett, Orthopedic Specialist of Birmingham, Alabama performs knee replacements on both of this patients knees within the course of a year. A few years post op, the patient claims that having her knees replaced is “the best thing I’ve ever done” and can now do things she never dreamed she could do.

Kenneth Bramlett, MD performs a total knee replacement on an 81 year old female patient at the Surgical Institute of Alabama. The patient expressed that their pain level is almost 0, and she is now ready to begin driving again. This particular patient was really scared prior to surgery, and is now telling others how great her experience was.

As developer of the quad sparing knee replacement, Dr. Kenneth Bramlett has been performing this procedure for over 20 years. This patient shows her full mobility and strength just 2 weeks post op.

Dr. Kenneth Bramlett performs a total knee replacement on this patient just 2 weeks prior to the filming of this video. The patient states that he has “minimal pain” and returned to work a few days following his procedure.

Dr. Bramlett performs a bilateral unicondylar knee replacement on Larry L. Altimus, one of the most accomplished sheep guides in America. 2 months post op you can see him climbing steep rocky hills with “no pain”, claiming that he “couldn’t be more pleased” with Dr. Bramlett’s work.

Dr. Kenneth Bramlett performs a total knee surgery on a male patient. The patient explains that he was walking up steps after two days and played golf 4 times within 2 weeks post-operation.

Dr. Kenneth Bramlett demonstrates full mobility on a female athlete only 4 months after her ACL procedure. She is now preparing to begin running again.

Dr. Kenneth Bramlett performs knee surgery on a football referee that was considering quitting because of the amount of pain he was in. After the procedure, he is able to return to a full time referee schedule without pain.

Dr. Bramlett, of Birmingham, alabama performs a Unicondylar or Partial knee replacement, which is an alternative option to a total knee replacement. a Unicondylar procedure replaces the damaged portion of the knee causing pain while keeping the portions of the knee in tact that are not causing any pain. In this video, we first see the patient 2 weeks post-op from her procedure with Dr. Bramlett followed by footage from the live surgery.
This video includes open incisions. Viewer discretion is advised.

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Case of the Week - Unicondylar Knee ReplacementDr. Bramlett explains the details of a Partial Knee Replacement

This procedure involves replacing a single compartment of the knee with a custom cobalt chrome implant. This allows for an easier recovery and simpler surgery by comparison to a full knee replacement.