Dr. Michael Deal, MD

Dr. Michael Deal, MD

Psychiatry  |  
Male  |  
Age 70
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Dr. Michael Deal, MD is a psychiatry specialist in Indianapolis, IN and has been practicing for 43 years. He graduated from In Univ Sch Of Med in 1973 and specializes in psychiatry.

8122 Madison Ave

Indianapolis, IN 46227

Contact Information

(317) 884-1752

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Sagamore Health Network

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Top Care Areas


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Bipolar Disorder
very high
more than 97% of peers
Opioid Dependence
very high
more than 95% of peers
Drug-Induced Mental Disorders
very high
more than 92% of peers

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  • Psychiatry

Board Certifications

  • Psychiatry
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*

Conditions Treated

  • Anxiety
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Combination Drug Dependence
  • Confusion
  • Drug and Alcohol Dependence
  • Drug-Induced Mental Disorders
  • Dysthymia (Chronic Depression)
  • Dysthymia and Cyclothymia (Mood Disorders)
  • Major Depressive Disorder
  • Nondependent Alcohol Abuse
  • Nondependent Antidepressant Abuse
  • Nondependent Drug and Alcohol Abuse
  • Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
  • Opioid Dependence
  • Phobia
  • Psychiatric Diseases
  • Schizophrenia


  • Psychiatric Evaluation
  • Psychotherapy and Psychophysiological Therapy (incl. Biofeedback)

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Indiana.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.


  • In Univ Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1973
  • Iu Health Ball Memorial
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1974
  • Iu Health Ball Memorial
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1975
  • Iu Health University
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1977

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Deal has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Deal's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Deal to family and friends
based on 28 total reviews (7 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (28)

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Dr. Deal's Performance

Explains condition(s) well
Answers Questions
Time well spent

Office & Staff Performance

Office environment
Staff friendliness
Average wait time
31 to 45 minutes

Patient Comments (7)

Philadelphia, PA |
A Dr that really listens to the patient, wants to hear what you think, isn't arrogant like most doctors.
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Indianapolis, IN |
I honestly do not know how this man is still in practice. In the two years I have been seeing him not once has he asked me why I'm depressed or what's going on. He asks how I'm doing, I say I'm depressed and anxious he says he'll up my medication. He routinely overbooks his appointments and cancels...more
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Indianapolis, IN |
He told my wife and I that we were both bi-polar. His staff provided inaccurate medical reports to my wife's employer.
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in Plainfield |
I think very highly of Dr. Deal. I have been his patient in two different spans of time, as he took a job elsewhere for awhile. When the psychiatrist I had in the meantime retired, I was happy that Dr. Deal had returned. He has much expertise with OCD, which is why I see him. Although he types...more
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I would not recommend Dr. Deal. He provides the bare minimum he needs to provide for treatment (spends no more than 15 minutes w/ me each time I see him) and does not advocate on his patients' behalf when problems arise. I had an appointment with him last week- waited 70 minutes to see him. I was...more
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Deal accepts 6 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
  • Sagamore Health Network
    Sagamore Plus

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Hospitals where Dr. Deal has admitting privileges

Johnson Memorial Hospital
1125 W Jefferson St
Franklin, IN 46131
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