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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
Transgender Procedures

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, facial and top transgender procedures

  • Location(s)
  • Education
  • Publication & Research

Location(s)

Location(s)

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

Evaluation of Multidisciplinary Team Clinic for Patients With Isolated Cleft Lip.
Padovano WM, Snyder-Warwick AK, Skolnick GB, Pfeifauf KD, Menezes MD, Grames LM, Cheung S, Kim AM, Cradock MM, Naidoo SD, Patel KB
Cleft Palate Craniofac J. 2020 Jan 21; 1055665619900625. doi: 10.1177/1055665619900625.

PMID:
    31961207
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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One Multidisciplinary Cleft and Craniofacial Team's Experience in Shifting to Family-Centered Care.
Pfeifauf KD, Snyder-Warwick AK, Scheve S, Grellner CL, Skolnick GB, Wilkey A, Foy J, Naidoo SD, Patel KB
Cleft Palate Craniofac J. 2020 Jan 17; 1055665619899518. doi: 10.1177/1055665619899518.

PMID:
    31950854
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Cost comparison of surgical management of nonsagittal synostosis: traditional open versus endoscope-assisted techniques.
Zubovic E, Lapidus JB, Skolnick GB, Naidoo SD, Smyth MD, Patel KB
J Neurosurg Pediatr. 2020 Jan 10; 1-10. doi: 10.3171/2019.11.PEDS19515.

PMID:
    31923895
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Assessment of shoulder function following scapular free flap.
Patel KB, Low TH, Partridge A, Nichols AC, MacNeil SD, Yoo J, Fung K
Head Neck. 2020 Feb; 42(2)224-229. doi: 10.1002/hed.25992.

PMID:
    31657104
    [PubMed - in process]
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Necrotic uveal melanoma presenting as orbital cellulitis with intraocular hemorrhage: A case report.
Li AL, Kang JY, Berry DE, Patel KB, Hendrick AM
Am J Ophthalmol Case Rep. 2019 Dec; 16100557. doi: 10.1016/j.ajoc.2019.100557.

PMID:
    31650085
    [PubMed]
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Evaluation of Direct Surgical Remodeling of Frontal Bossing in Patients With Sagittal Synostosis.
Yen DW, Nguyen DC, Skolnick GB, Naidoo S, Smyth MD, Patel KB, Woo AS
J Craniofac Surg. 2019 Nov-Dec; 30(8)2350-2354. doi: 10.1097/SCS.0000000000005786.

PMID:
    31633666
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Aberrant Superficial Branch of the Radial Nerve-Radial Forearm Free Flap Considerations.
Patel KB, Naik AN, Kang SY, Old MO
Plast Reconstr Surg Glob Open. 2019 Jun; 7(6)e2191. doi: 10.1097/GOX.0000000000002191.

PMID:
    31624666
    [PubMed]
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Limited processivity of single motors improves overall transport flux of self-assembled motor-cargo complexes.
Patel KB, Mao S, Forest MG, Lai SK, Newby JM
Phys Rev E. 2019 Aug; 100(2-1)022408. doi: 10.1103/PhysRevE.100.022408.

PMID:
    31574716
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Real-time volumetric microscopy of in vivo dynamics and large-scale samples with SCAPE 2.0.
Voleti V, Patel KB, Li W, Perez Campos C, Bharadwaj S, Yu H, Ford C, Casper MJ, Yan RW, Liang W, Wen C, Kimura KD, Targoff KL, Hillman EMC
Nat Methods. 2019 Oct; 16(10)1054-1062. doi: 10.1038/s41592-019-0579-4.

PMID:
    31562489
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Novel Multitarget Directed Triazinoindole Derivatives as Anti-Alzheimer Agents.
Patel DV, Patel NR, Kanhed AM, Patel SP, Sinha A, Kansara DD, Mecwan AR, Patel SB, Upadhyay PN, Patel KB, Shah DB, Prajapati NK, Murumkar PR, Patel KV, Yadav MR
ACS Chem Neurosci. 2019 Aug 21; 10(8)3635-3661. doi: 10.1021/acschemneuro.9b00226.

PMID:
    31310717
    [PubMed - in process]
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Innovative cost-effective method to repair lacrimal cannaliculi laceration - finding proximal end and stent.
Shah SM, Shah MA, Patel KB, Singh RU
GMS Ophthalmol Cases. 2019; 9Doc20. doi: 10.3205/oc000109.

PMID:
    31293876
    [PubMed]
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Closure of tracheocutaneous fistula using prefabricated conchal bowl cartilage and a supraclavicular flap.
Mundi N, Patel KB, Yeh DH, Nichols AC
J Laryngol Otol. 2019 Aug; 133(8)727-729. doi: 10.1017/S0022215119001427.

PMID:
    31284887
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Cleft and Craniofacial Multidisciplinary Team Clinic: A Look at Attrition Rates for Patients With Complete Cleft Lip and Palate and Nonsyndromic Single-Suture Craniosynostosis.
Cooper DC, Peterson EC, Grellner CG, Naidoo SD, Skolnick GB, Pfeifauf KD, Smyth MD, Snyder-Warwick AK, Patel KB
Cleft Palate Craniofac J. 2019 Nov; 56(10)1287-1294. doi: 10.1177/1055665619856245.

PMID:
    31195806
    [PubMed - in process]
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Head Shape Retention Following Helmet Therapy for Deformational Plagiocephaly.
Naidoo SD, Skolnick GB, Galli AD Jr, Patel KB
J Craniofac Surg. 2019 Sep; 30(6)1842-1844. doi: 10.1097/SCS.0000000000005618.

PMID:
    31135662
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Long-Term Characterization of Cranial Defects After Surgical Correction for Single-Suture Craniosynostosis.
Skolnick GB, Murthy S, Patel KB, Huang Z, Naidoo SD, Ju T, Smyth MD, Woo AS
Ann Plast Surg. 2019 Jun; 82(6)679-685. doi: 10.1097/SAP.0000000000001906.

PMID:
    31082848
    [PubMed - in process]
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Profile of Reproductive Tract Infections among Attendees of Reproductive Tract Infection/Sexually Transmitted Infection Clinic in a Tertiary Care Institute of Ahmedabad, Gujarat.
Agrawal N, Rana MM, Patel KB, Bapat N
Indian J Community Med. 2019 Jan-Mar; 44(1)62-63. doi: 10.4103/ijcm.IJCM_32_18.

PMID:
    30983717
    [PubMed]
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High grade cutaneous B-cell lymphoma presenting as lethal midline granuloma - case report of an unusual presentation.
Patel S, Patel KB, Patel A, Katara B, Vora NS
Int J Dermatol. 2019 Apr 2; doi: 10.1111/ijd.14445.

PMID:
    30938452
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Association of Estrogen Receptor Alpha Expression With Survival in Oropharyngeal Cancer Following Chemoradiation Therapy.
Koenigs MB, Lefranc-Torres A, Bonilla-Velez J, Patel KB, Hayes DN, Glomski K, Busse PM, Chan AW, Clark JR, Deschler DG, Emerick KS, Hammon RJ, Wirth LJ, Lin DT, Mroz EA, Faquin WC, Rocco JW
J Natl Cancer Inst. 2019 Sep 1; 111(9)933-942. doi: 10.1093/jnci/djy224.

PMID:
    30715409
    [PubMed - in process]
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Postoperative Changes in Orbital Dysmorphology in Patients With Unicoronal Synostosis.
Domeshek LF, Woo A, Skolnick GB, Naidoo S, Segar D, Smyth M, Proctor M, Patel KB
J Craniofac Surg. 2019 Mar/Apr; 30(2)483-488. doi: 10.1097/SCS.0000000000005169.

PMID:
    30688816
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Transoral robotic excision of laryngocele: Surgical considerations.
Patel KB, Lin C, Kramer S, Fada C, Ozer E
Head Neck. 2019 Apr; 41(4)1140-1143. doi: 10.1002/hed.25612.

PMID:
    30652374
    [PubMed - in process]
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