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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

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Maps & Directions

Maps & Directions

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

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 May 11; 1-7. doi: 10.3171/2018.2.PEDS17634.

PMID:
    29749885
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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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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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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Characterization of complications associated with open and endoscopic craniosynostosis surgery at a single institution.
Han RH, Nguyen DC, Bruck BS, Skolnick GB, Yarbrough CK, Naidoo SD, Patel KB, Kane AA, Woo AS, Smyth MD
J Neurosurg Pediatr. 2016 Mar; 17(3)361-70. doi: 10.3171/2015.7.PEDS15187.

PMID:
    26588461
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Comparison of Direct and Digital Measures of Cranial Vault Asymmetry for Assessment of Plagiocephaly.
Skolnick GB, Naidoo SD, Nguyen DC, Patel KB, Woo AS
J Craniofac Surg. 2015 Sep; 26(6)1900-3. doi: 10.1097/SCS.0000000000002019.

PMID:
    26267578
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Cranial Base and Posterior Cranial Vault Asymmetry After Open and Endoscopic Repair of Isolated Lambdoid Craniosynostosis.
Zubovic E, Woo AS, Skolnick GB, Naidoo SD, Smyth MD, Patel KB
J Craniofac Surg. 2015 Jul; 26(5)1568-73. doi: 10.1097/SCS.0000000000001891.

PMID:
    26114505
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Long-term outcomes in treatment of deformational plagiocephaly and brachycephaly using helmet therapy and repositioning: a longitudinal cohort study.
Naidoo SD, Skolnick GB, Patel KB, Woo AS, Cheng AL
Childs Nerv Syst. 2015 Sep; 31(9)1547-52. doi: 10.1007/s00381-015-2769-4.

PMID:
    26033379
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Comparison of Traditional versus Normative Cephalic Index in Patients with Sagittal Synostosis: Measure of Scaphocephaly and Postoperative Outcome.
Dvoracek LA, Skolnick GB, Nguyen DC, Naidoo SD, Smyth MD, Woo AS, Patel KB
Plast Reconstr Surg. 2015 Sep; 136(3)541-8. doi: 10.1097/PRS.0000000000001505.

PMID:
    25989301
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Effects of open and endoscopic surgery on skull growth and calvarial vault volumes in sagittal synostosis.
Ghenbot RG, Patel KB, Skolnick GB, Naidoo SD, Smyth MD, Woo AS
J Craniofac Surg. 2015 Jan; 26(1)161-4. doi: 10.1097/SCS.0000000000001236.

PMID:
    25569396
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Are endoscopic and open treatments of metopic synostosis equivalent in treating trigonocephaly and hypotelorism?
Nguyen DC, Patel KB, Skolnick GB, Naidoo SD, Huang AH, Smyth MD, Woo AS
J Craniofac Surg. 2015 Jan; 26(1)129-34. doi: 10.1097/SCS.0000000000001321.

PMID:
    25534056
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Occlusal Classification in Relation to Original Cleft Width in Patients With Unilateral Cleft Lip and Palate.
Huang AH, Patel KB, Maschhoff CW, Huebener DV, Skolnick GB, Naidoo SD, Woo AS
Cleft Palate Craniofac J. 2015 Sep; 52(5)574-8. doi: 10.1597/13-263.

PMID:
    25058122
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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