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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

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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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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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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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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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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