Stuart Tomko, MD

Assistant Professor in Neurology



  • Fellow in Neuroimmunology: Harvard Medical School/Boston Children’s Hospital, Boston, MA (2017)
  • Fellow in Epilepsy and Clinical Neurophysiology: Harvard Medical School/Boston Children’s Hospital, Boston, MA (2016)
  • Resident in Pediatric Neurology: Baylor College of Medicine/Texas Children’s Hospital, Houston, TX (2015)
  • Resident in Pediatrics: Baylor College of Medicine, Houston/Texas Children’s Hospital, TX (2012)
  • MD: Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX (2010)
  • BS is Psychology: Davidson College, Davidson, NC (2005)

Board Certifications

  • Neurology with Special Qualification in Child Neurology


Chief Resident, Department of Neurology, Texas Children’s Hospital, Houston, TX (2014)

Clinical Interests

Use of advanced technology in surgical epilepsy, medical and surgical treatment of drug refractory epilepsy, EEG monitoring in the ICU, autoimmune encephalitis, inflammatory epilepsy, CNS vasculitis

Research Interests

Epilepsy in systemic autoimmune conditions, outcomes in epilepsy surgery utilizing stereo-EEG, use of EEG in the ICU setting.


Tomko S, Loddenkemper T, Pearl P.  Texting Rhythm with Temporal Predominance.  Journal of Clinical Neurophysiology 2016;33:570.

Tomko S and Lotze, TL.  Pediatric Multiple Sclerosis Manifesting with Primary Psychiatric Symptoms.  In: Lotze, TL ed.  Clinical cases related to pediatric demyelinating diseases of the CNS and their mimics.  Springer.  In print.

Tomko S and Lotze TL.  Parainfectious and Postinfectious Disorders of the Nervous System.  In: Cherry JD, Harrison GJ, Kaplan SL, Steinbach WJ, Hotez, PJ eds.  Feigin and Cherry’s Textbook of Pediatric Infectious Disease.  8th ed. Philadelphia, PA: Saunders Elsevier.  In print.

Goyal M, Gildersleeve KL, Tomko S, Kass JS. Multiple autoimmune antibody limbic encephalitis: a case in a pregnant woman. Neuroimmunol Neuroinflammation 2015;2:46-8