About Clifford L. Deal, III

Clifford L. Deal, III, MD, received his undergraduate degree from Washington and Lee University and his medical degree from VCU’s Medical College of Virginia (MCV). He completed his general surgery residency at MCV. He is board certified in general surgery and is a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons. Dr. Deal previously served in the 82nd Airborne Division and currently serves as Major in the United States Army Reserve.

Dr. Deal has received the Outstanding Resident Physician Leader Award from the Richmond Academy of Medicine and the Young Star Award from the Medical Society of Virginia. He currently serves on the Board of Directors of both the Richmond Academy of Medicine and the Medical Society of Virginia. He holds a faculty appointment at MCV and serves as an Assistant Clinical Professor of Surgery. Dr. Deal is Chief of Surgery at Henrico Doctors’ Hospital. Dr. Deal was chosen by his peers as one of Richmond’s “Top Doc” in 2008 for General Surgery in Richmond Magazine.

Dr. Deal and his nurse, Linda Smith, work together as a team to provide outstanding and compassionate care through the entire course of treatment. You can expect the highest commitment to service and personal attention. They believe it is a privilege to be chosen as your surgical team.


Medical School
VCU's Medical College of Virginia

VCU's Medical College of Virginia

Certifications & Memberships

Board Certified in General Surgery




General Surgery

Office Locations

Richmond Surgical
8921 Three Chopt Rd
Suite 300
Richmond, VA 23229
Phone: (804) 285-9416
Fax: (804) 285-9461

Office Hours

Mon - Fri: 8:30am – 5:00pm

Additional Locations

Dominion Medical Park

8239 Meadowbridge Road, Suite D
Mechanicsville, VA 23116
Phone: (804) 730-1019
Fax: (804) 730-1471