Sports Medicine

Barton R. Branam, MD

Orthopedic Surgery & Sports Medicine

Barton R. Branam, MD
Barton R. Branam, MD

Dr. Barton Branam graduated from University of Cincinnati College of Medicine in 2002. Dr. Branam has three offices in Ohio (West Chester, Montgomery, and White Oak).

Specializing in the field of Sports Medicine, Dr. Branam is prepared to provide treatment and prevention plans for those participating in sports-related activities. Dr. Branam is trained to treat complications such as muscle tears and strains, concussions, tendon and ligament damage, shin splints, sports hernias, fractures, and a variety of others. Dr. Branam is also trained to practice Orthopedic Surgery.

Education

  • Sports Medicine Fellow, University of Kentucky Department of Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine, August 1, 2007-July 31, 2008
  • Orthopaedic Resident, University Hospital Cincinnati, OH July 2002-June 2007
  • M.D., University of Cincinnati College of Medicine Cincinnati, OH August 1998-June 2002
  • B.A., Denison University, Granville, OH Major: Economics Minor: Chemistry, August 1994-May 1998

Awards

  • Voted Cincinnati’s Top Doctors Cincinnati Magazine, January 2014
  • Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgery Chief Resident of the Year Award May 23, 2007
  • Peter J. Stern, MD Chief Resident Leadership Award Best Chief Resident as selected by Junior Residents, June 8, 2007

Honors

Undergraduate

  • Summa Cum Laude -1998
  • Phi Beta Kappa -1998
  • Omicron Delta Epsilon – Economic Honorary, 1997 – 1998
  • President, May 1997 – May 1998
  • Alpha Epsilon Delta – Pre Medical Honorary, 1994 – 1998
  • Treasurer, May 1997 – May 1998
  • Alumni Scholarship, 1995 – 1998
  • Kappa Sigma Fraternity Academic Awards, 1995-1997
  • Highest Class GPA

Research

  • Cost Effective Medicine Paper, 2001 “Cost Effectiveness of HMG CoA Reductase Inhibitors: An Analysis at the Level of the Patient” Selected as one of best 38 papers
  • Research/Clinical assistant to Jeffery L. Stambough, MD Summer 1999
  • Denison University Honors Project “The Economics of Managed Care: Physician Incentives and Compensation” Advisor: Andrea Ziegert, PhD.

Publications

  • Dailey SK, Branam B, Archdeacon MT; Chronic (Ten Years) Ischial Tuberosity Avulsion Fracture Nonunion Treated with Fragment Excision and Simultaneous Primary Repair of the Hamstring Tendon: A Case Report. JBJS Case Connector. 2013 Dec;3(4):1-5
  • Branam BR, Hasselfeld KA. “Retrograde Technique” for Drilling the Femoral Tunnel in Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction. Arthroscopy Techniques. 2013. Nov:2(4):e395-e399
  • McKeon PO, Booi MJ, Branam BR, Johnson DL, Mattacola CG. Lateral Ankle Ligament Anesthesia Significantly Alters Single Limb Postural Control. Gait Posture. 2010 Jul;32(3):374-7
  • Branam BR, Johnson DL. Allografts in Knee Surgery. Orthopedics. 2007 Nov;30(11):925-9
  • Branam BR, Tuttle HT, Stern PJ, Levin L. Resurfacing Arthroplasty Versus Silicone Arthroplasty for Proximal Interphalangeal Joint Osteoarthritis. J Hand Surg. 2007 Jul-Aug; 32(6): 775-88
  • Branam BR, Stambough JL. Atypical Lumbar Disc Herniation: a Case Report. Spine J 2002 May-June; 2(3): 24-226.

Book Chapters

  • Allograft Tissues. Branam BR, Johnson DL. Orthopaedic Sports Medicine, Third Edition Jesse Delee, David Drez, Mark Miller Ch 2. Section C. 2010.

Presentations

  • University of Cincinnati Sports Medicine Conference: Patellar Maltracking/Instability Options December 20, 2013
  • Trauma 101: Fracture Care for the Community Orthopedist Management of Posterior Shoulder Instability May 30, 2013
  • Trauma 101: Fracture Care for the Community Orthopedist Management of Acute RC Tears May 30, 2013
  • Trauma 101: Fracture Care for the Community Orthopedist Update on ACL: Double vs. Single Bundle May 30, 2013
  • University of Cincinnati College and High School Sports Medicine Conference: Pathologies in Throwing Elbow May 17, 2013
  • University of Cincinnati College and High School Sports Medicine Conference: Update on ACL: Double vs. Single Bundle May 17, 2013
  • University of Cincinnati College and High School Sports Medicine Conference: Significant Labral Tear- Who Can and Can Not Continue to Play May 17, 2013
  • University of Cincinnati Doctor of Physical Therapy: MPFL & Patella Realignment February 13, 2013
  • University of Cincinnati Sports Medicine Conference: Operative Treatments for Patellafemoral Instability November 30, 2012
  • University of Cincinnati Sports Medicine Conference: Meniscal Injuries November 16, 2012
  • College of Mt. St. Joseph- Physical Therapy Students: Common Shoulder Surgical Procedures October 1, 2012
  • OAKSTONE Orthopaedic Board Review Course: Adult Sports Medicine June 4, 2012
  • University of Cincinnati Sports Medicine Conference: Surgical Options for Patella Alignment Issues April 16, 2012
  • AAOS Knee- Course Instructor: 2 Incision and Revision ACL Reconstruction April 13, 2012 Rosemont, Illinois
  • University of Cincinnati Sports Medicine Conference: Knee Allografts February 3, 2012
  • University of Cincinnati Sports Medicine Conference: Shoulder Instability and MDI October 21, 2011
  • University of Cincinnati Sports Medicine Conference: Meniscus October 7, 2011
  • University of Cincinnati College and High School Sports Medicine Conference: Knee Pathology- Options for ACL Injury July 23, 2011
  • University of Cincinnati College and High School Sports Medicine Conference: Traumatic Shoulder Dislocation, Do They Continue July 22, 2011
  • University of Cincinnati Doctor of Physical Therapy: Patellafemoral Realignment Procedures May 16, 2011
  • University of Cincinnati Sports Medicine Conference: Clavicle Injuries End to End March 4, 2011
  • Arthritis Foundation: Arthroscopic Rotator Cuff Repair November 8, 2008
  • Bethesda North Musculoskeletal Education Day: What Can I Do After I Have Had A Total Joint Replacement? May 31,2008
  • University of Kentucky Sports Medicine Symposium: Clavicle Injuries-End to End May 16, 2008
  • University of Kentucky Department of Orthopaedics Current Concepts: Allografts Grand Rounds, September 24, 2007
  • Resurfacing Arthroplasty Versus Silicone Arthroplasty for Proximal Interphalangeal Joint Osteoarthritis. Tri-State Hand Meeting, Louisville, KY May 12, 2006 University of Cincinnati DJ Frank Research Day May 6, 2006
  • University of Cincinnati Department of Orthopaedics: Obesity and Orthopaedics Grand Rounds, October 18, 2006
  • Pre-op Planning for THA Recon Conference, Sept 14, 2005
  • Acromioclavicular Joint Separations Grand Rounds, April 20, 2005
  • Skin Grafts and Flaps for Hand Coverage Hand Rotation, September 30, 2004
  • Weekly Case Presentations Hand Surgery Center, July-Sept 2004
  • Nerve Basic Science Lecture, September 15, 2004
  • Patella Fractures Grand Rounds, March 17, 2004

Game/Team Coverage

  • University of Cincinnati, Team Physician 2011-Present
  • Colerain High School, Team Physician 2013-Present
  • Cincinnati Rollergirls, Team Physician 2009-Present
  • Northwest High School, Consultant 2013-Present
  • Purcell Marian High School, Team Physician 2012-Present
  • Cincinnati Commandos Arena Football 2011
  • Edgewood High School, 2009-11
  • Norwood High School 2010
  • Cincinnati Country Day School, 2009-11
  • Lexington Horsemen, 2008 season
  • University of Kentucky, Aug 2007-Jul 2008
  • Eastern Kentucky University, Aug 2007-Jul 2008
  • Kentucky State University, Aug 2007-July 2008
  • Madison Central High School 2007
  • University of Cincinnati Men’s Basketball, Jan-Mar 2005
  • Cincinnati Mighty Duck’s AHL Hockey, 2005
  • Cincinnati Public High School Football games, 2005

Committees/Organizations

  • University of Cincinnati Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Division of Sports Medicine Advisory Committee
  • University of Cincinnati Department of Orthopaedic Surgery Finance Committee
  • University of Cincinnati Department of Orthopaedic Surgery Strategic Planning Committee
  • University of Cincinnati Department of Orthopaedic Surgery Sports Medicine Research Committee

 

West Chester

7690 Discovery Drive
Suite 1000
West Chester, Ohio 45069

White Oak

5575 Cheviot Road
Cincinnati, Ohio 45239

Montgomery

9275 Montgomery Road
Suite 300
Cincinnati, Ohio 45242

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