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Shaltoni, Hashem, MD
Associate Professor
Medical Director of Interventional Services
DepartmentNeurology

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

Office: 9.128 John Sealy Annex
Phone: 409.772.8053
Fax: 409.747.6940

Education and Post Graduate Training
  • Fellowship – Endovascular Surgical Neuroradiology, UT Health Science Center, Houston, TX (2005-2007)
  • Fellowship – Vascular Neurology, UT Health Science Center, Houston, TX (2003-2005)
  • Neurology Residency – UT Health Science Center, Houston, TX (2000-2003)
Board Certifications
  • National Board of Physician and Surgeons, Neurology (2016)
  • National Board of Physician and Surgeons, Vascular Neurology (2016)
  • American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, Vascular Neurology (2008)
  • Endovascular Surgical Neuroradiology Fellowship Certificate (2007)
  • American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, Neurology (2006)
Selected Publications
  • Barnwell E, Padmaraju V, Baranello R, Pacheco-Quinto J, Crosson C, Ablonczy Z, Eckman E, Eckman CB, Ramakrishnan V, Greig NH, Pappolla MA, Sambamurti K. Evidence of a novel mechanism for partial γ-secretase inhibition induced paradoxical increase in secreted amyloid β protein. PLoS One. 2014 Mar 21;9(3):91531.
  • Pinnix I, Ghiso JA, Pappolla MA, Sambamurti K. Major carboxyl terminal fragments generated by γ-secretase processing of the Alzheimer amyloid precursor are 50 and 51 amino acids long. Am J Geriatr Psychiatry. 2013 May;21(5):474-83.
  • Sambamurti K, Greig NH, Utsuki T, Barnwell EL, Sharma E, Mazell C, Bhat NR, Kindy MS, Lahiri DK, Pappolla MA. Targets for AD treatment: conflicting messages from γ-secretase inhibitors. J Neurochem. 2011 May;117(3):359-74.

 

Honors and Awards
  • Top ten Physicians by Medial staff for Excellence in Teaching and Patient Satisfaction at Clear Lake Regional Medical Center (2016)
  • Excellence in Teaching Certificate awarded by the University of Texas-Houston Medical School (2003)
  • AAN Award for best teaching resident at the academy meeting (2003)
  • Selected Chief Resident for PGY 4 in the Neurology program at UT-Houston Medical School (2002)