Roberta Al Cunningham, Pediatrician

Roberta Al Cunningham

Pediatrician

4839 Webster Street Oakland California, 94609

About

Roberta Al Cunningham, MD, has a passion for the newborns at Kaiser Oakland Medical Center in Oakland, California. There, she is the Medical Director of the wellborns several weeks a year when she is not practicing with outpatients. She teaches parents how to care for their newborns and balance their own lives, and emphasizes nutrition and preventative care. Dr. Al Cunningham also instructs new residents at the hospital in the fields of newborn care and pediatrics.

Education and Training

Georgetown University

Board Certification

American Board of Pediatrics - Pediatrics

Provider Details

MaleEnglish 32 years of experience

Areas of expertise and specialization

Newborns

Faculty Titles & Positions

  • Resident Instruction -

Residency

  • UC San Francisco

Professional Society Memberships

  • American Academy of Pediatrics, International Board of Certified Lactation Consultants

What do you attribute your success to?

  • Loving what she Does

Hobbies / Sports

  • Cooking, Reading, Hiking

Favorite professional publications

  • Pediatrics, Pediatrics in Review

Hospital Affiliations

  • UC San Francisco Medical Center

Roberta Al Cunningham's Practice location

4839 Webster Street -
Oakland, California 94609
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