Frank M. Longo, MD, PhD

Memory disorders specialist

4.9 out of 5
31 Patient Ratings
6 Patient Comments

Stanford Neuroscience Health Center

Memory Disorders Center

Professional Education

  • Board Certification: Neurology, American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology (1989)
  • Residency: UCSF Medical Center (1987) CA
  • Internship: New York VA Medical Center (1984) NY
  • Ph.D., UC San Diego, Neuroscience (1983)
  • Medical Education: UCSD School of Medicine (1981) CA
  • M.D., UC San Diego, Medicine (1981)
  • BA, UC San Diego, Biology (1977)

Honors & Awards

  • First Place in Neuroscience, National Student Research Forum (1979)
  • Edwin Boldrey Award for Basic Science Research, San Francisco Neurological Society (1990)
  • Beeson Award, American Federation for Aging Research (1995)
  • Associate Editor, Annals of Neurology (1994-1997)
  • Outstanding Alumnus Award, UC San Diego (2000)
  • Stanford University Fellow, Stanford University (2006-2008)

Administrative Appointments

  • Chief, Neurology and Rehab Services, SF, VAMC (1995 - 2001)
  • Assoc. Professor and Vice Chair, UC San Francisco (1996 - 1999)
  • Assoc. Chief of Staff for Research and Dev., SF, VAMC (1997 - 2001)
  • Professor and Vice Chair, UC San Francisco (1999 - 2001)
  • Professor and Chair, Department of Neurology, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill (2001 - 2005)
  • Professor and Chair, Department of Neurology and Neurological Sciences, Stanford University (2006 - Present)
4.9

Friendliness

4.8

Recommended to others

4.8

Explanations

4.9

Listens

4.6

Includes you in decisions

4.9

Clear Communication

5.0

Confidence in your doctor

4.5

Wait times

SHC Patient, Jan 2016

Terrific doctor - patient, thorough, interested and smart.

SHC Patient, Aug 2015

We travel approx, 800-900 miles R/T to see Dr. Longo and we have recommended him to others.

SHC Patient, Aug 2015

It's apparent that Dr. Longo constantly researches a cure for Alzheimer's. He's an expert in his work!

SHC Patient, Sep 2014

I am always grateful by my office visits to Dr. Longo.

SHC Patient, Apr 2014

Good experience.

SHC Patient, Mar 2014

Dr. Longo is an excellent doctor and wants to be sure any question we had were answered.

4.9 out of 5
31 Patient Ratings
6 Patient Comments

SHC Patient, Jan 2016

Terrific doctor - patient, thorough, interested and smart.

SHC Patient, Aug 2015

We travel approx, 800-900 miles R/T to see Dr. Longo and we have recommended him to others.

SHC Patient, Aug 2015

It's apparent that Dr. Longo constantly researches a cure for Alzheimer's. He's an expert in his work!

SHC Patient, Sep 2014

I am always grateful by my office visits to Dr. Longo.

SHC Patient, Apr 2014

Good experience.

SHC Patient, Mar 2014

Dr. Longo is an excellent doctor and wants to be sure any question we had were answered.