Dr. Richard Cuneo, MD

Dr. Richard Cuneo, MD

Neurology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 71
Dr. Richard Cuneo, MD is a neurology specialist in San Francisco, CA and has been practicing for 46 years. He graduated from University Of Rochester School Of Medicine And Dentistry in 1972 and specializes in neurology.

400 Parnassus Avenue

San Francisco, CA 94143

Contact Information

(415) 353-2273

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Chinese Community Health Plan (CCHP)
  • Cigna
  • MultiPlan
  • Western Health Advantage

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Top Care Areas

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very high
more than 98% of peers
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
very high
more than 96% of peers
very high
more than 95% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Neurology

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurology
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*

67  Conditions Treated

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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.


  • University Of Rochester School Of Medicine And Dentistry
    Medical School | Graduated 1972
  • Johns Hopkins Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Moffitt Hospital University Of Ca
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Cuneo has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Cuneo's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Cuneo to family and friends
12 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (12)

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  • 1

Dr. Cuneo's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

Excellent bedside manner and extremely thorough. I’ve seen 3 other neurologists this year at leading teaching hospitals this year for other issues, and he is by far my favorite. The only hiccup was a scheduling issue but he rectified it and was worth waiting for.
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Incredible experience. Very thorough, thoughtful, inquisitive, and caring. I felt heard and understood. Dr. Cuneo was a very active listener. Considering his schedule, he spent ample time with me. He also explained his perspective and insights extremely well. Can't recommend a better neurologist.
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I was referred to Dr. Cuneo after several ER visits and countless neurological episodes. The diagnosis ranged some easy to swallow to ones that could tarnish my life and career. Knowing my body, I was hoping Dr. Cuneo could give me answers. He sat alone with me for over an hour asking me questions....more
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Dr. Cuneo was the calming and reassuring medical expert that we needed at a time of intense worry and anxiety. He is warm, patient, thorough, an insightful questioner and listener. He tailors his experienced medical advice to fit the patient's unique circumstances with thoughtfulness and genuine...more
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Dr. Cuneo and his team at UCSF are amazing! He spent quality time with me, listening like you'd imagine the best doctor would listen. Care, kindness, concern and experience are good descriptors of Dr. Cuneo. Since our meeting, I am off a bunch of stupid drugs and am no longer living in pain, and I...more
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