Gioacchino G Curiale, MD

Assistant Professor, Neurology

Gioacchino Curiale
72 E. Concord Street


Gioacchino G. Curiale, MD is an Assistant Professor of Neurology at Boston University School of Medicine. Dr. Curiale obtained his bachelors degree in Biology from Harvard University and attended medical school at the University of Massachusetts Medical School. He completed additional training as an intern in Internal Medicine at Yale-New Haven Hospital and residency in Neurology at Yale-New Haven Hospital. He served as chief resident in neurology during his final year of residency. After residency, Dr. Curiale returned to Boston as a fellow in vascular neurology at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center.

Dr. Curiale currently serves as the Chief of the Stroke Division in the BUSM Department of Neurology as well as the Director of the Comprehensive Stroke Center at Boston Medical Center.


  • University of Massachusetts Medical School, MD
  • Harvard University, BA


  • Published on 4/27/2020

    Bird K, Saint-Hilaire M, Curiale G, O'Shea SA. Development of Hypertrophic Olivary Degeneration following Pontine Hemorrhage. Ann Neurol. 2020 Jun; 87(6):809-810. PMID: 32339325.

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  • Published on 7/25/2013

    Greer DM, Curiale GG. End-of-life and brain death in acute coma and disorders of consciousness. Semin Neurol. 2013 Apr; 33(2):157-66. PMID: 23888399.

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  • Published on 1/1/2013

    Curiale GG, Schindler JL. Clinical reasoning: An 83-year-old woman with acute right-sided weakness and chest pressure. Neurology. 2013 Jan 01; 80(1):e8-11. PMID: 23267037.

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  • Published on 10/1/2012

    Hernandez AL, Blondin NA, Curiale G, Greer DM. Plantar flexion with noxious dorsal foot stimulation in brain death. Neurocrit Care. 2012 Oct; 17(2):268-70. PMID: 22528275.

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  • Published on 1/1/2011

    Curiale G, Rivera L, Singla A, Fisher M. Warfarin versus combination warfarin and aspirin for atrial fibrillation. Neurologic Bulletin. 2011; 3:1-10.

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