Kamlesh B Patel

Kamlesh B Patel, MD

  • Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery

Sees Patients For

Pediatric plastic surgery, craniofacial surgery in children, cleft lip, cleft palate, craniosynostosis, mole removal, birthmarks, vascular malformations, ear reconstruction, facial trauma reconstruction, facial and top transgender procedures

Patients Seen At

Hospital Affiliations

  • Barnes-Jewish Hospital
  • St. Louis Children's Hospital

Board Certifications

  • Plastic Surgery

Academic Title(s)

Associate Professor, Surgery
Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
Associate Program Director, Plastic Surgery Residency


  • English



2010 Plastic Surgery, University of California at Davis, Sacramento, CA


2011 Craniofacial Surgery, Boston Children's Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA


2008 General Surgery, University of California at Davis, Sacramento, CA

Medical School

2005 University of Arizona College of Medicine, Tucson, AZ

Publications & Research

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Financial Disclosures

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