Dr. Richard A. Cuneo is a neurologist at UCSF Medical Center who specializes in difficult-to-diagnose neurological illnesses.

Cuneo earned his medical degree at the University of Rochester School of Medicine & Dentistry. He completed a residency in internal medicine at the Johns Hopkins Hospital and a residency in neurology at UCSF. He completed a fellowship in neuromuscular disease and general neurology at the National Institutes of Health.

  • Education

    University of Rochester School of Medicine, 1972

  • Residencies

    Johns Hopkins Hospital, Internal Medicine, 1974

    UCSF Medical Center, Neurology, 1977

  • Fellowships

    National Institutes of Health, Neuromuscular Disease, General Neurology, 1979

  • Board Certifications

    Neurology, American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology.

  • Academic Title


Treatments I provide

As a general neurologist, I provide a broad spectrum of neurological care and work closely with my colleagues in neurology subspecialties. I evaluate and treat most neurologic conditions, including vertigo, headache, numbness, tingling, weakness and episodic disorders.

Clinics I work with

General Neurology Clinic

400 Parnassus Ave., Eighth Floor
San Francisco, CA 94143

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