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Sybill D. Naidoo, PhD, RN, CPNP

Nurse Practitioner, Surgery

Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

Graduate School

BSN: Nursing, St. Louis University, St. Louis, MO 1996

Masters: Nursing, St. Louis University, St. Louis, MO, 2000

PhD: Nursing, University of Missouri, Kansas City, MO 2013

Clinical Interests

Craniofacial Deformities

Hospital Affiliations

St. Louis Children's Hospital

Patients Seen At

St. Louis Children’s Hospital
One Children’s Place, Suite 2A 
St. Louis, MO  63110

Contact Information

Phone: 314-362-7388

Fax: 314-361-4571

Selected Publications

Skolnick GB, Naidoo SD, Nguyen DC, Patel KB, Woo AS. Evidence for Use of Frontozygomaticus and Contralateral Eurion as Hand-Caliper Landmarks for Assessment of Deformational Plagiocephaly. J Craniofac Surg. 2016 Sep;27(6):1498-1500.

Salehi A, Ott K, Skolnick GB, Nguyen DC, Naidoo SD, Kane AA, Woo AS, Patel KB, Smyth MD. Neosuture formation after endoscope-assisted craniosynostosis repair. J Neurosurg Pediatr. 2016 Aug;18(2):196-200.  Epub 2016 Apr 29.

Han RH, Nguyen DC, Bruck BS, Skolnick GB, Yarbrough CK, Naidoo SD, Patel KB, Kane AA, Woo AS, Smyth MD. Characterization of complications associated with open and endoscopic craniosynostosis surgery at a single institution. J Neurosurg Pediatr. 2016 Mar;17(3):361-70. Epub 2015 Nov 20.

Skolnick GB, Naidoo SD, Nguyen DC, Patel KB, Woo AS. Comparison of Direct and Digital Measures of Cranial Vault Asymmetry for Assessment of Plagiocephaly. J Craniofac Surg. 2015 Sep;26(6):1900-3.

Zubovic E, Woo AS, Skolnick GB, Naidoo SD, Smyth MD, Patel KB. Cranial Base and Posterior Cranial Vault Asymmetry After Open and Endoscopic Repair of Isolated Lambdoid Craniosynostosis. J Craniofac Surg. 2015 Jul;26(5):1568-73.

Naidoo SD, Skolnick GB, Patel KB, Woo AS, Cheng AL. Long-term outcomes in treatment of deformational plagiocephaly and brachycephaly using helmet therapy and repositioning: a longitudinal cohort study. Childs Nerv Syst. 2015 Sep;31(9):1547-52.  Epub 2015 Jun 2.

Dvoracek LA, Skolnick GB, Nguyen DC, Naidoo SD, Smyth MD, Woo AS, Patel KB. Comparison of Traditional versus Normative Cephalic Index in Patients with Sagittal Synostosis: Measure of Scaphocephaly and Postoperative Outcome. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2015 Sep;136(3):541-8.

Ghenbot RG, Patel KB, Skolnick GB, Naidoo SD, Smyth MD, Woo AS. Effects of open and endoscopic surgery on skull growth and calvarial vault volumes in sagittal synostosis. J Craniofac Surg. 2015 Jan;26(1):161-4.

Nguyen DC, Patel KB, Skolnick GB, Naidoo SD, Huang AH, Smyth MD, Woo AS. Are endoscopic and open treatments of metopic synostosis equivalent in treating trigonocephaly and hypotelorism? J Craniofac Surg. 2015 Jan;26(1):129-34.

Huang AH, Patel KB, Maschhoff CW, Huebener DV, Skolnick GB, Naidoo SD, Woo AS. Occlusal Classification in Relation to Original Cleft Width in Patients With Unilateral Cleft Lip and Palate. Cleft Palate Craniofac J. 2015 Sep;52(5):574-8.

Gangopadhyay N, Shah M, Skolnick GB, Patel KB, Naidoo SD, Woo AS. Point of maximum width: a new measure for anthropometric outcomes in patients with sagittal synostosis. J Craniofac Surg. 2014 Jul;25(4):1226-9.

Skolnick GB, Naidoo SD, Patel KB, Woo AS. Analysis of digital measures of cranial vault asymmetry for assessment of plagiocephaly. J Craniofac Surg. 2014 Jul;25(4):1178-82.

Vogel TW, Woo AS, Kane AA, Patel KB, Naidoo SD, Smyth MD. A comparison of costs associated with endoscope-assisted craniectomy versus open cranial vault repair for infants with sagittal synostosis. J Neurosurg Pediatr. 2014 Mar;13(3):324-31.

Naidoo SD, Cheng AL. Long-term satisfaction and parental decision making about treatment of deformational plagiocephaly. J Craniofac Surg. 2014 Jan;25(1):160-5.

Mendonca DA, Naidoo SD, Skolnick G, Skladman R, Woo AS. Comparative study of cranial anthropometric measurement by traditional calipers to computed tomography and three-dimensional photogrammetry. J Craniofac Surg. 2013 Jul;24(4):1106-10.

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