Neurology

Brent Masel, MD
Masel, Brent, MD
Clinical Professor


DepartmentNeurology

Mailing Address:
301 University Blvd, Route 0539
Galveston, TX 77555-0539

Office: 9.320 John Sealy Annex
Phone: 409.772.8053
Fax: 409.772.6940

Bio - Masel, Brent, MD

    • Loyola University Stritch School of Medicine
    • University of Texas Medical Branch Straight Medicine Internship
    • University of Texas Medical Branch Neurology Residency
    • American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
    • Neurology
    • Neurorehabilitation
    • Sleep disturbances after brain injury
    • Pituitary dysfunction after brain injury
    • Hypoaminoacidemia after brain injury
    • Yuen K.C.J., Masel B.E., Reifschneider K.L., Sheffield-Moore M, Urban R.J., Pyles R.B. Alterations of the GH/IGF-I Axis and Gut Microbiome after Traumatic Brain Injury: A New Clinical Syndrome? Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism,  Volume 105, Issue 9, September 2020 doi:10.1210/clinem/dgaa398
    • High W.M., Briones-Galang M., Clark J.A., Gilkison C., Mossberg K.A., Masel B. E., Zgaljardic D. J., Urban R.J. Effect of Growth Hormone Replacement Therapy on Cognition after Traumatic Brain Injury.  Journal of Neurotrauma 27:1565-1575 September 2010. 
    • Masel B.E., DeWitt D.S. Traumatic Brain Injury:  A Disease Process, Not an Event. Journal of Neurotrauma 27:1529-1540 August 2010 doi:10.1089/neu.2010.1358
    • Durham W. J., Forman J. P., Randolph K. M., Danes C. P., Spratt H., Masel B. D., Summons J.R., Singh C. K., Morrison M., Robles, C., Wolfram C., Kreber L.A., Urban R.J., Sheffield-Moore M., Masel B. E. (2016). Hypoaminoacidemia Characterizes Chronic Traumatic Brain Injury. Journal of Neurotrauma, 1-6. doi:10.1089/neu.2015.4350
    • Clinical Innovations Award, North American Brain Injury Association, 2006
    • Lifetime Achievement Award, Brain Injury Association of Texas, 2002
    • Physician of the Year, Texas Rehabilitation Association, 2012
    • Sheldon Berrol Award, Brain Injury Association of America, 2013
    • Brain Injury Association of America: National Medical Director
    • North American Brain Injury Society