Richard R. Cooke II, MD

Richard R. Cooke II, MD

  • Family Medicine
Average rating: 4.9
MPTF Toluca Lake Primary Care | 4323 West Riverside Drive, Burbank, CA 91505


Dr. Richard Cooke is a board-certified primary care physician who practices at UCLA Health | MPTF Toluca Lake location in Burbank. He specializes in Family Medicine, providing routine and preventive care as well as the management of acute and chronic medical conditions.

Dr. Cooke is a native of Minnesota. His interest in math and science led him to pursue degrees in Computer Science and Biology. After working as a software engineer and consultant, he attended medical school at the University of North Dakota. Upon completion of medical school, Dr. Cooke attended residencies in Emergency Medicine and Family Medicine in Detroit. He then served as a Family Medicine provider and full-time faculty member with an emphasis on providing care for HIV+ patients and their family members.

Dr. Cooke believes in building partnerships with his patients focusing on evidence-based medicine and shared decision making.
His outside interests include cooking, reading, weight lifting and family time with his partner and two pugs.




Medical Board Certification

Family Medicine, American Board of Family Medicine, 2007


Family Medicine, William Beaumont Hospital, 2007
Emergency Medicine, Detroit Medical Center, 2003


MD, University of North Dakota School of Medicine & Health Sciences, 2001



San Fernando Valley

MPTF Toluca Lake Primary Care

Geriatric Medicine| Sleep Medicine| Sports Medicine +5 more specialties

Areas of Focus


  • Super Doctors® Southern California 2022 - 2024


Overall Rating:
346 total ratings | 137 reviews
February 28, 2024
My doctor in today visit was a knowledgeable and informed me a lots of my health situation which I was not aware of it Spent enough time with me and asking few times if I have a question or need more explanation Overall very satisfied with this meeting
February 28, 2024
Dr. Cooke was honest and firm, gave me several options to consider regarding my visit, and seemed to genuinely care about my well being and overall health.
February 27, 2024
Not happy with this doctor
February 27, 2024
I love Dr. Cooke - he is always nice and very knowledgeable.
February 24, 2024
Excellent, he took adequate time questioning and answered well. Reviewed my records to diagnose with reason. Great !