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Sybill D. Naidoo, PhD, RN, CPNP

Nurse Practitioner, Surgery
Division of Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery

Specialty Areas

Pediatric Plastic Surgery
Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery
Craniofacial Reconstructive Surgery

Hospital Affiliations

St. Louis Children's Hospital

Areas of Clinical Interest

Head and face disorders, deformational plagiocephaly, craniofacial anomalies.

  • Location(s)
  • Education
  • Publication & Research

Location(s)

Location(s)

St. Louis Children’s Hospital

1 Children’s Place
St. Louis, MO 63110

Office Phone: 314-362-7388
Fax: 314-361-4571

Education

Education

Masters: Nursing, St. Louis University, St. Louis, MO 2000
PhD: Nursing, University of Missouri, Kansas City, MO 2013
BSN: Nursing, St. Louis University, St. Louis, MO 1996

Publication & Research

Publication & Research

The Impact of Ethnicity on Craniosynostosis in the United States.
Sacks GN, Skolnick GB, Trachtenberg A, Naidoo SD, Lopez J, Oh AK, Chao JW, Dorafshar A, Vercler CJ, Buchman SR, Patel K
J Craniofac Surg. 2019 Oct 10; doi: 10.1097/SCS.0000000000006009.

PMID:
    31609944
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Surgical, Speech, and Audiologic Outcomes in Patients With Orofacial Cleft and Van der Woude Syndrome.
Kitchin S, Grames L, Naidoo SD, Skolnick G, Schoenborn A, Snyder-Warwick A, Patel K
J Craniofac Surg. 2019 Jul; 30(5)1484-1487. doi: 10.1097/SCS.0000000000005590.

PMID:
    31299749
    [PubMed - in process]
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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 May 21; doi: 10.1097/SCS.0000000000005618.

PMID:
    31135662
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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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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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 Mar/Apr; 30(2)453-457. doi: 10.1097/SCS.0000000000005118.

PMID:
    30640858
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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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 5; 23(1)54-60. doi: 10.3171/2018.7.PEDS18195.

PMID:
    30497205
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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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 - 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. 2019 Apr; 56(4)508-513. doi: 10.1177/1055665618776069.

PMID:
    29781722
    [PubMed - in process]
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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 - 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 - indexed for MEDLINE]
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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 - indexed for MEDLINE]
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One hundred consecutive endoscopic repairs of sagittal craniosynostosis: an evolution in care.
Nguyen DC, Farber SJ, Skolnick GB, Naidoo SD, Smyth MD, Kane AA, Patel KB, Woo AS
J Neurosurg Pediatr. 2017 Nov; 20(5)410-418. doi: 10.3171/2017.5.PEDS16674.

PMID:
    28841109
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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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 May; 28(3)713-716. doi: 10.1097/SCS.0000000000003495.

PMID:
    28468154
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Adult Quality of Life Post Cleft 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 Jun; 28(4)909-914. doi: 10.1097/SCS.0000000000003526.

PMID:
    28277486
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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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 - indexed for MEDLINE]
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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 - indexed for MEDLINE]
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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 - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Neosuture formation after endoscope-assisted craniosynostosis repair.
Salehi A, Ott K, Skolnick GB, Nguyen DC, Naidoo SD, Kane AA, Woo AS, Patel KB, Smyth MD
J Neurosurg Pediatr. 2016 Aug; 18(2)196-200. doi: 10.3171/2016.2.PEDS15231.

PMID:
    27128960
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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