Masel, Todd, MD, BBA
Associate Professor

Vice Chair for Clinical Affairs
Director, UTMB Epilepsy Program


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

Office: 9.128 John Sealy Annex
Phone: 409.772.8053
Fax: 409.772.6940

Education and Post Graduate Training
  • Bachelors in Business Administration, Finance degree, University of Texas at Austin (1995-2000)
  • Medical School: University of Texas Medical Branch in Galveston, Texas (2001-2005)
  • Neurology Residency: University of Texas Medical Branch in Galveston, Texas (2007-2010)
  • Clinical Neurophysiology Fellowship: Baylor College of Medicine in Houston, Texas (2010-2011)
Board Certifications
  • Neurology
  • Clinical Neurophysiology
  • General Neurology
  • Epilepsy
  • Electroencephalography
Clinical Interest
  • Epilepsy
  • Electroencephalography
Research Interest
  • Epilepsy
  • Electroencephalography
Selected Publications
  • Esechie A, Bhardwaj A, Masel T, Raji M,. Neurocognitive Sequela of Burn Injury in the Elderly. J Clin Neurosci; 59:1-5. 2019. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jocn.2018.10.089
  • Shah V, Hanouda D, Masel T. Psychogenic Nonepileptic Seizures in a Mother and Her Son-Fate or Chance? J Clin Case Rep 8:(5) 1114; 2018. https://doi.org/10.4172/2165-7920.10001114
  • Jazebi N, Moghimi N, Lall R, Osadebey E, Ortega-Barnett J, Masel T. Successful Implantation and Immediate Activation of Vargus Nerve Stimulation (VNS) During Pregnancy in a Patient with Intractable Epilepsy: A Case Illustration and Review of the Literature. J Clin Neurosci; 42:114-115; 2017. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jocn.2017.03.044
  • Feyissa AM, Masel T, Busby SP. Acute Peripheral Vestibulopathy in a Cocaine Addict: Cracking the Vestibular Nucleus. Neurol Clin Pract; 4(6):532-533; 2014. https://dx.doi.org/10.1212/CPJ.0000000000000057
  • Hasan H, Masel T. "Pathology". A Concise Manual of Epilepsy, Third Edition. 90-106; 2016.
  • Hammond F, Masel T. "Cranial Nerve Palsies". Manual of Traumatic Brain Injury Management, Second Edition. 345-351; 2015.
  • Hammond F, Masel T. "Cranial Nerve Disorders". Brain Injury Medicine, Second Edition. 680-692; 2012.
Honors and Awards
  • UTMB Neurology Resident Teacher of the Year, 2009
  • UTMB Neurology Outstanding Resident of the Year, 2010
  • UTMB Neurology Academic Chief Resident, 2009-2010
Professional Affiliations
  • Member, American Academy of Neurology, 2007-present
  • Member, American Epilepsy Society, 2010-present
  • Epilepsy section contributor, Self-Assessment in Neurological Surgery (SANS), 2012-present
  • Member, UTMB Neuroscience and Human Behavior Course Committee, 2012-present
  • Member, UTMB Anticoagulation Safety Team, 2013-present