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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

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  • Education
  • Publication & Research

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

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 Jan 31; doi: 10.1093/jnci/djy224.

PMID:
    30715409
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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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 Jan 23; doi: 10.1097/SCS.0000000000005169.

PMID:
    30688816
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Transoral robotic excision of laryngocele: Surgical considerations.
Patel KB, Lin C, Kramer S, Fada C, Ozer E
Head Neck. 2019 Jan 16; doi: 10.1002/hed.25612.

PMID:
    30652374
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Evaluation of Endoscopic Strip Craniectomy and Orthotic Therapy for Bilateral Coronal Craniosynostosis.
Williams CT, Segar DJ, Naidoo SD, Skolnick GB, Proctor MR, Smyth MD, Patel KB
J Craniofac Surg. 2019 Jan 10; doi: 10.1097/SCS.0000000000005118.

PMID:
    30640858
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Evolutionary Features in the Structure and Function of Bacterial Toxins.
Kumar R, Feltrup TM, Kukreja RV, Patel KB, Cai S, Singh BR
Toxins (Basel). 2019 Jan 3; 11(1)pii: E15. doi: 10.3390/toxins11010015.

PMID:
    30609803
    [PubMed - in process]
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Functional outcomes in early (T1/T2) supraglottic cancer: a systematic review.
van der Woerd B, Patel KB, Nichols AC, Fung K, Yoo J, MacNeil SD
J Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2018 Dec 18; 47(1)76. doi: 10.1186/s40463-018-0321-8.

PMID:
    30563567
    [PubMed - in process]
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Regression of cephalic index following endoscopic repair of sagittal synostosis.
Pickersgill NA, Skolnick GB, Naidoo SD, Smyth MD, Patel KB
J Neurosurg Pediatr. 2018 Oct 1; 1-7. doi: 10.3171/2018.7.PEDS18195.

PMID:
    30497205
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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A report of Bell's Palsy triggered by leptomeningeal metastases from recurrent high grade serous ovarian cancer.
Patel KB, Gaidis A, Stephens A, Thompson TZ, Williams H, Rungruang B
Gynecol Oncol Rep. 2018 Nov; 2682-86. doi: 10.1016/j.gore.2018.10.006.

PMID:
    30417064
    [PubMed]
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The role of biosimilars in value-based oncology care.
Patel KB, Arantes LH Jr, Tang WY, Fung S
Cancer Manag Res. 2018; 104591-4602. doi: 10.2147/CMAR.S164201.

PMID:
    30410395
    [PubMed]
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Natural Compounds and their Analogues as Potent Antidotes against the Most Poisonous Bacterial toxin.
Patel KB, Cai S, Adler M, Singh BK, Parmar VS, Singh BR
Appl Environ Microbiol. 2018 Nov 2; pii: AEM.01280-18. doi: 10.1128/AEM.01280-18.

PMID:
    30389764
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Postsurgical Changes in Osseous Dysmorphology of the Midface and Mandible in Unilateral Coronal Craniosynostosis.
Jo S, Skolnick GB, Naidoo SD, Smyth MD, Patel KB
J Craniofac Surg. 2019 Jan; 30(1)127-132. doi: 10.1097/SCS.0000000000004877.

PMID:
    30376506
    [PubMed - in process]
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Variation in the management of isolated craniosynostosis: a survey of the Synostosis Research Group.
Kestle JRW, Lee A, Anderson RCE, Gociman B, Patel KB, Smyth MD, Birgfeld C, Pollack IF, Goldstein JA, Tamber M, Imahiyerobo T, Siddiqi FA, Synostosis Research Group.
J Neurosurg Pediatr. 2018 Dec 1; 22(6)627-631. doi: 10.3171/2018.7.PEDS18132.

PMID:
    30215587
    [PubMed - in process]
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Comparative study of visual outcome between open- and closed-globe injuries following surgical treatment of traumatic cataract in children.
Shah MA, Shah SM, Gosai SR, Gupta SS, Khanna RR, Patel KB, Rathod CD
Eur J Ophthalmol. 2018 Jul; 28(4)406-411. doi: 10.1177/1120672117747021.

PMID:
    29973068
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Survey of North American Multidisciplinary Cleft Palate and Craniofacial Team Clinic Administration.
Pfeifauf KD, Patel KB, Snyder-Warwick A, Skolnick GB, Scheve S, Naidoo SD
Cleft Palate Craniofac J. 2018 Jan 1; 1055665618776069. doi: 10.1177/1055665618776069.

PMID:
    29781722
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Assessing calvarial vault constriction associated with helmet therapy in deformational plagiocephaly.
Peterson EC, Patel KB, Skolnick GB, Pfeifauf KD, Davidson KN, Smyth MD, Naidoo SD
J Neurosurg Pediatr. 2018 Aug; 22(2)113-119. doi: 10.3171/2018.2.PEDS17634.

PMID:
    29749885
    [PubMed - in process]
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A 3-Dimensional-Printed Short-Segment Template Prototype for Mandibular Fracture Repair.
Sinha P, Skolnick G, Patel KB, Branham GH, Chi JJ
JAMA Facial Plast Surg. 2018 Sep 1; 20(5)373-380. doi: 10.1001/jamafacial.2018.0238.

PMID:
    29710318
    [PubMed - in process]
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Treatment of early stage Supraglottic squamous cell carcinoma: meta-analysis comparing primary surgery versus primary radiotherapy.
Patel KB, Nichols AC, Fung K, Yoo J, MacNeil SD
J Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2018 Mar 5; 47(1)19. doi: 10.1186/s40463-018-0262-2.

PMID:
    29506564
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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The Temporal Region in Unilateral Coronal Craniosynostosis: Fronto-orbital Advancement Versus Endoscopy-Assisted Strip Craniectomy.
Masserano B, Woo AS, Skolnick GB, Naidoo SD, Proctor MR, Smyth MD, Patel KB
Cleft Palate Craniofac J. 2018 Mar; 55(3)423-429. doi: 10.1177/1055665617739000.

PMID:
    29437517
    [PubMed - in process]
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Primer on State Statutory Mandates of Third-Party Orthodontic Coverage for Cleft Palate and Craniofacial Care in the United States.
Pfeifauf KD, Synder-Warwick A, Skolnick GB, Naidoo SD, Nissen RJ, Patel KB
Cleft Palate Craniofac J. 2018 Mar; 55(3)466-469. doi: 10.1177/1055665617736765.

PMID:
    29437499
    [PubMed - in process]
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Effect of Nadi svedana with simultaneous passive stretching on correction of sandhijadya.
Patel MM, Patel MV, Gupta SN, Patel KB
J Ayurveda Integr Med. 2018 Jan - Mar; 9(1)61-63. doi: 10.1016/j.jaim.2017.07.002.

PMID:
    29395893
    [PubMed]
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