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Kamlesh B Patel, MD

Assistant 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

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

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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

The Effects of Whole-Vault Cranioplasty versus Strip Craniectomy on Long-Term Neuropsychological Outcomes in Sagittal Craniosynostosis.
Derderian CA, Heppner C, Cradock MM, Woo AS, Patel KB, Smyth MD, Viera P, Weprin BE, Seaward J, Smartt JM, Kane AA
Plast Reconstr Surg. 2015 Jul; 136(1)114e-115e. doi: 10.1097/PRS.0000000000001344.

PMID:
    25811700
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Correction of the vestibular web during primary repair of unilateral cleft lip.
Patel KB, Mulliken JB
Plast Reconstr Surg. 2014 Oct; 134(4)600e-7e. doi: 10.1097/PRS.0000000000000549.

PMID:
    25357054
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Hepatitis B virus replication is blocked by a 2-hydroxyisoquinoline-1,3(2H,4H)-dione (HID) inhibitor of the viral ribonuclease H activity.
Cai CW, Lomonosova E, Moran EA, Cheng X, Patel KB, Bailly F, Cotelle P, Meyers MJ, Tavis JE
Antiviral Res. 2014 Aug; 10848-55. doi: 10.1016/j.antiviral.2014.05.007.

PMID:
    24858512
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Anatomical study of the effects of five surgical maneuvers on palate movement.
Mendonca DA, Patel KB, Skolnick GB, Woo AS
J Plast Reconstr Aesthet Surg. 2014 Jun; 67(6)764-9. doi: 10.1016/j.bjps.2014.02.014.

PMID:
    24721126
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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The path of the superior sagittal sinus in unicoronal synostosis.
Russell AJ, Patel KB, Skolnick G, Woo AS, Smyth MD
Childs Nerv Syst. 2014 Oct; 30(10)1701-9. doi: 10.1007/s00381-014-2384-9.

PMID:
    24578138
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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A comparison of costs associated with endoscope-assisted craniectomy versus open cranial vault repair for infants with sagittal synostosis.
Vogel TW, Woo AS, Kane AA, Patel KB, Naidoo SD, Smyth MD
J Neurosurg Pediatr. 2014 Mar; 13(3)324-31. doi: 10.3171/2013.12.PEDS13320.

PMID:
    24410127
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Delayed synostoses of uninvolved sutures after surgical treatment of nonsyndromic craniosynostosis.
Yarbrough CK, Smyth MD, Holekamp TF, Ranalli NJ, Huang AH, Patel KB, Kane AA, Woo AS
J Craniofac Surg. 2014 Jan; 25(1)119-23. doi: 10.1097/SCS.0b013e3182a75102.

PMID:
    24406563
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Anatomical study of the medial crura and the effect on nasal tip projection in open rhinoplasty.
Patel KB, Mendonca DA, Skolnick G, Woo AS
Plast Reconstr Surg. 2013 Oct; 132(4)787-93. doi: 10.1097/PRS.0b013e3182a0137a.

PMID:
    24076670
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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A 74-year-old man with abdominal pain.
Khan MA, Patel KB, March RJ, Nooruddin M, Brown MD
Cleve Clin J Med. 2013 Jun; 80(6)363-8. doi: 10.3949/ccjm.80a.12080.

PMID:
    23733902
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Ayurvedic management of ulcerative colitis--a non-randomized observational clinical study.
Patel KB, Patel M, Mehta CS, Gupta S, Kessler CS
Forsch Komplementmed. 2013; 20(2)144-7. doi: 10.1159/000350832.

PMID:
    23636034
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Speech outcome after palatal repair in nonsyndromic versus syndromic Robin sequence.
Patel KB, Sullivan SR, Murthy AS, Marrinan E, Mulliken JB
Plast Reconstr Surg. 2012 Oct; 130(4)577e-584e.

PMID:
    23018719
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Extradural myelomeningocele reconstruction using local turnover fascial flaps and midline linear skin closure.
Patel KB, Taghinia AH, Proctor MR, Warf BC, Greene AK
J Plast Reconstr Aesthet Surg. 2012 Nov; 65(11)1569-72. doi: 10.1016/j.bjps.2012.03.029.

PMID:
    22503313
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Cigarette smoke extract suppresses the RIG-I-initiated innate immune response to influenza virus in the human lung.
Wu W, Patel KB, Booth JL, Zhang W, Metcalf JP
Am J Physiol Lung Cell Mol Physiol. 2011 Jun; 300(6)L821-30. doi: 10.1152/ajplung.00267.2010.

PMID:
    21335520
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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McCune-Albright syndrome: a case report in a male.
Patel KB
Indian J Dermatol Venereol Leprol. 2010 Nov-Dec; 76(6)723. doi: 10.4103/0378-6323.72473.

PMID:
    21079331
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Protective essential oil attenuates influenza virus infection: an in vitro study in MDCK cells.
Wu S, Patel KB, Booth LJ, Metcalf JP, Lin HK, Wu W
BMC Complement Altern Med. 2010 Nov 15; 1069. doi: 10.1186/1472-6882-10-69.

PMID:
    21078173
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Breast cerebrospinal fluid after ventriculoperitoneal shunt placement.
Patel KB, Wong MS, Whetzel TP, Pu LL, Stevenson TR
Plast Reconstr Surg. 2010 Nov; 126(5)261e-262e. doi: 10.1097/PRS.0b013e3181ef81aa.

PMID:
    21042081
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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A meta-analysis of the efficacy of laser phototherapy on pain relief.
Fulop AM, Dhimmer S, Deluca JR, Johanson DD, Lenz RV, Patel KB, Douris PC, Enwemeka CS
Clin J Pain. 2010 Oct; 26(8)729-36. doi: 10.1097/AJP.0b013e3181f09713.

PMID:
    20842007
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Tissue expander reconstruction of centrifugal lipodystrophy of the abdominal wall.
Patel KB, Vu H, Owens V
Plast Reconstr Surg. 2010 Sep; 126(3)150e-1e. doi: 10.1097/PRS.0b013e3181e3b68d.

PMID:
    20811202
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Distally based sural lesser saphenous neuro-veno-adipo-fascial (NVAF) flap for reconstruction in the foot: lessons learned.
Patel KB, Bartholomew SV, Wong MS, Stevenson TR
Foot Ankle Surg. 2010 Sep; 16(3)e79-83. doi: 10.1016/j.fas.2010.05.006.

PMID:
    20655007
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Ectopic pancreatic tissue in the cecum.
Yagnik VD, Patel KB, Patel PA, Mulla FI
Saudi J Gastroenterol. 2010 Jul-Sep; 16(3)228. doi: 10.4103/1319-3767.65179.

PMID:
    20616425
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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