Dr. Richard Unger Jr, MD

Dr. Richard Unger Jr, MD

Neurology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 48
Dr. Richard Unger Jr, MD is a neurology specialist in Melbourne, FL and has been practicing for 22 years. He graduated from Med Univ Of Sc Coll Of Med in 1996 and specializes in neurology.

116 Silver Palm Ave Ste A

Melbourne, FL 32901

Contact Information

(321) 725-6999

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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Tension Headache
very high
more than 99% of peers
Essential Tremor
very high
more than 99% of peers
Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Unger Jr's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

1  Specialties

  • Neurology

1  Board Certifications

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

79  Conditions Treated

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3  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

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.


  • Med Univ Of Sc Coll Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1996
  • Emory University School Of Med
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Unger Jr has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Unger Jr's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Unger Jr to family and friends
46 total reviews (9 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (46)

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Dr. Unger Jr's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    31 to 45 minutes

Patient Comments (9)

I agree that sometimes there is a long wait to see Dr. Unger. But, he always spends as much time with you as you need or want. He is very thorough, has excellent notes on your visits and labs and always treats you with kindness, patience, respect and attentiveness. I trust him completely. He has...more
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I've had a great experience with Dr. Unger, his staff & their facility. I had visited one doctor prior to Dr. Unger, but he only found a small portion of my neuropathy. Dr. Unger was able to find just how extensive the damage really was. His follow up encounter report is the main reason I was able...more
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If you are willing to wait an average of 2 hours in the waiting room BEFORE going back to patient room, Dr. Unger and his staff are for you! I spoke with Dr. Unger's nurse manager and she stated this is THEIR standard of care. They triple book patients so you can expect to wait at least 2 hours or...more
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Dr Unger did order more tests for me than my neurologist of 10 years (who ran out of ideas) and even the Mayo Clinic. It was a welcome relief because one test (that I'd never had before) revealed new information to explain why I had developed a constant dull headache between migraine episodes. Then...more
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My son is an adult with Traumatic Brain Injury. We have been seeing Dr. Unger since we moved to Florida in 2014 and are very pleased with the service he provides. He and his office are always very professional in the way they conduct themselves. Dr. Unger is a personable man who listens to what you...more
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