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Kamlesh B Patel, MD

Associate Professor, Surgery
Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
Associate Program Director, Plastic Surgery Residency

Specialty Areas

Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery
Cleft Lip and Palate
Pediatric Plastic Surgery
Craniofacial Reconstructive Surgery

Board Certifications

Plastic Surgery

Hospital Affiliations

St. Louis Children's Hospital
Barnes-Jewish Hospital

Areas of Clinical Interest

Pediatric plastic surgery, craniofacial surgery in children, cleft lip, cleft palate, craniosynostosis, mole removal, birthmarks, vascular malformations, ear reconstruction, facial trauma reconstruction

  • Maps & Directions
  • Education
  • Publication & Research
  • Financial Disclosures

Maps & Directions

Maps & Directions

St. Louis Children’s Hospital

1 Children’s Place
St. Louis, MO 63110

Office Phone: 800-283-5848
Additional Phone: 314-362-7388
Fax: 314-367-0225

Education

Education

Residency: Plastic Surgery, University of California at Davis, Sacramento, CA 2010
Fellowship: Craniofacial Surgery, Boston Children's Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 2011
Residency: General Surgery, University of California at Davis, Sacramento, CA 2008
Medical School: University of Arizona College of Medicine, Tucson, AZ 2005

Publication & Research

Publication & Research

Anthropometric Outcome Measures in Patients With Metopic Craniosynostosis.
Farber SJ, Nguyen DC, Skolnick GB, Naidoo SD, Smyth MD, Patel KB
J Craniofac Surg. 2017 May; 28(3)713-716. doi: 10.1097/SCS.0000000000003495.

PMID:
    28468154
    [PubMed - in process]
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Pulmonary Artery Dimensions as a Prognosticator of Transplant-Free Survival in Scleroderma Interstitial Lung Disease.
Gleason JB, Patel KB, Hernandez F, Hadeh A, Highland KB, Rahaghi F, Mehta JP
Lung. 2017 Apr 29; doi: 10.1007/s00408-017-0005-6.

PMID:
    28456874
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Distributed Learning: Revitalizing Anesthesiology Training in Resource-Limited Ethiopia.
Patel KB, Dooley M, Abate A, Moll V
Front Public Health. 2017; 559. doi: 10.3389/fpubh.2017.00059.

PMID:
    28421176
    [PubMed - in process]
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Adult Quality of Life Postcleft Palate Repair: A Comparison of Two Techniques.
Skladman R, Grames LM, Skolnick G, Nguyen DC, Naidoo SD, Patel KB, Marsh JL, Woo AS
J Craniofac Surg. 2017 Mar 8; doi: 10.1097/SCS.0000000000003526.

PMID:
    28277486
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Anthropometric Outcome Measures in Patients With Metopic Craniosynostosis.
Farber SJ, Nguyen DC, Skolnick GB, Naidoo SD, Smyth MD, Patel KB
J Craniofac Surg. 2017 Feb 15; doi: 10.1097/SCS.0000000000003495.

PMID:
    28207460
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Incidence of Palatal Fistula at Time of Secondary Alveolar Cleft Reconstruction.
Shankar VA, Snyder-Warwick A, Skolnick GB, Woo AS, Patel KB
Cleft Palate Craniofac J. 2017 Jan 31; doi: 10.1597/16-179.

PMID:
    28140667
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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β-Irradiation Effects on the Formation and Stability of CaMoO<sub>4</sub> in a Soda Lime Borosilicate Glass Ceramic for Nuclear Waste Storage.
Patel KB, Boizot B, Facq SP, Lampronti GI, Peuget S, Schuller S, Farnan I
Inorg Chem. 2017 Feb 6; 56(3)1558-1573. doi: 10.1021/acs.inorgchem.6b02657.

PMID:
    28124561
    [PubMed - in process]
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Comparison of Resorbable Plating Systems: Complications During Degradation.
Nguyen DC, Woo AS, Farber SJ, Skolnick GB, Yu J, Naidoo SD, Patel KB
J Craniofac Surg. 2017 Jan; 28(1)88-92. doi: 10.1097/SCS.0000000000003216.

PMID:
    27906843
    [PubMed - in process]
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Current Management of Zygomaticomaxillary Complex Fractures: A Multidisciplinary Survey and Literature Review.
Farber SJ, Nguyen DC, Skolnick GB, Woo AS, Patel KB
Craniomaxillofac Trauma Reconstr. 2016 Nov; 9(4)313-322.

PMID:
    27833710
    [PubMed - in process]
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Embryo genome profiling by single-cell sequencing for successful preimplantation genetic diagnosis in a family harboring COL4A1 c.1537G&gt;A; p.G513S mutation.
Patel NH, Bhadarka HK, Patel KB, Vaniawala SN, Acharya A, Mukhopadhyaya PN, Sodagar NR
J Hum Reprod Sci. 2016 Jul-Sep; 9(3)200-206.

PMID:
    27803589
    [PubMed - in process]
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Complete Genome Sequence of Brucella abortus SKN 13 Isolated from Placenta of Aborted Cattle in Gujarat, India.
Chauhan HC, Patel BK, Chandel BS, Patel KB, Patel AC, Shrimali MD, Patel SS, Bhagat AG, Rajgor M, Patel MA, Patel M, Kala J, Patel B
Genome Announc. 2016 Oct 27; 4(5)pii: e01123-16. doi: 10.1128/genomeA.01123-16.

PMID:
    27789633
    [PubMed - in process]
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A Comparison of the Need for Speech Therapy After 2 Palatal Repair Techniques.
Yen DW, Nguyen DC, Skolnick GB, Naidoo SD, Patel KB, Grames LM, Woo AS
Ann Plast Surg. 2017 Mar; 78(3)284-288. doi: 10.1097/SAP.0000000000000899.

PMID:
    27759593
    [PubMed - in process]
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Pneumocystis Pneumonia Presenting as an Enlarging Solitary Pulmonary Nodule.
Patel KB, Gleason JB, Diacovo MJ, Martinez-Galvez N
Case Rep Infect Dis. 2016; 20161873237. doi: 10.1155/2016/1873237.

PMID:
    27648318
    [PubMed]
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Successful repair of injury to the eyelid, lacrimal passage, and extraocular muscle.
Shah SM, Shah MA, Shah PD, Patel KB
GMS Ophthalmol Cases. 2016; 6Doc04. doi: 10.3205/oc000041.

PMID:
    27625963
    [PubMed]
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Endoscope-assisted management of sagittal synostosis: wide vertex suturectomy and barrel stave osteotomies versus narrow vertex suturectomy.
Dlouhy BJ, Nguyen DC, Patel KB, Hoben GM, Skolnick GB, Naidoo SD, Woo AS, Smyth MD
J Neurosurg Pediatr. 2016 Dec; 25(6)674-678.

PMID:
    27611899
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Evidence for Use of Frontozygomaticus and Contralateral Eurion as Hand-Caliper Landmarks for Assessment of Deformational Plagiocephaly.
Skolnick GB, Naidoo SD, Nguyen DC, Patel KB, Woo AS
J Craniofac Surg. 2016 Sep; 27(6)1498-500. doi: 10.1097/SCS.0000000000002874.

PMID:
    27428906
    [PubMed - in process]
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Purification and enzymatic characterization of the hepatitis B virus ribonuclease H, a new target for antiviral inhibitors.
Villa JA, Pike DP, Patel KB, Lomonosova E, Lu G, Abdulqader R, Tavis JE
Antiviral Res. 2016 Aug; 132186-95. doi: 10.1016/j.antiviral.2016.06.005.

PMID:
    27321664
    [PubMed - in process]
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Anatomical Study of the Intraosseous Pathway of the Infraorbital Nerve.
Nguyen DC, Farber SJ, Um GT, Skolnick GB, Woo AS, Patel KB
J Craniofac Surg. 2016 Jun; 27(4)1094-7. doi: 10.1097/SCS.0000000000002619.

PMID:
    27285894
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Long-Term Incisal Relationships After Palatoplasty in Patients With Isolated Cleft Palate.
Odom EB, Woo AS, Mendonca DA, Huebener DV, Nissen RJ, Skolnick GB, Patel KB
J Craniofac Surg. 2016 Jun; 27(4)867-70. doi: 10.1097/SCS.0000000000002558.

PMID:
    27171942
    [PubMed - in process]
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Sunitinib in metastatic renal cell carcinoma: Experience from single center study, efficacy and safety.
Patel KB, Panchal HP, Karanwal AB, Parekh BB, Shah S, Prasad S
Indian J Cancer. 2016 Jan-Mar; 53(1)118-22. doi: 10.4103/0019-509X.180844.

PMID:
    27146758
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Financial Disclosures

Financial Disclosures

Disclosure of Financial Interests with Industry

Washington University and its physicians are committed to ensuring integrity and objectivity in medical decision-making. Some of our physicians work collaboratively with pharmaceutical or medical device companies to develop innovative ideas and products that can improve health care delivery and clinical outcomes for patients. In some instances, our faculty physicians are paid by these commercial companies to provide advice on product design or to speak about the use of medications, devices, equipment or procedures. These payments may include: a) compensation for consulting and speaking engagements, b) equity, and/or c) royalties for products invented by our faculty. Any payments to Washington University physicians must be based on tangible services and may not exceed fair market value for their work. In addition to disclosure on this web site, physicians earning more than $10,000 per year must disclose their corporate financial relationship in writing to patients when prescribing or using that company's products.

This physician reported the following earned financial interests during calendar year 2016.

Company Name: Stryker

Royalties:

Equity: No

Consulting/Advisory Board: $1,000 - $10,000

Speaker Fees: $1,000 - $10,000

Reporting Date: May 01, 2017