License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (18)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Barbara Deal is Average. Dr. Deal has been reviewed by 29 patients who have provided 18 comments. The rating is 2.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 1.8
Promptness 2.0
Courteous Staff 2.3
Accurate Diagnosis 2.5
Bedside Manner 2.1
Spends Time with Me 2.2
Follows Up After Visit 1.8

Specialties & Research

Dr. Barbara Deal, MD is board certified in Pediatric Cardiology.

  • She has special expertise in 11 areas:
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Cardiac Arrhythmias
  • Cardiac Surgical Procedures
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Ectopic Atrial Tachycardia
  • Fainting (Syncope)
  • Fetal Diseases
  • Heart Catheterization
  • Heart Transplantation
  • Rapid Heart Beat (Tachycardia)
  • Supraventricular Tachycardia

Education & Awards

Dr. Deal graduated from Northwestern University, Chicago. She has 3 awards.

One of America's Leading Experts on:
Cardiac Arrhythmias
Congenital Heart Defects
Castle Connolly's Top Doctors™ (2012 - 2013)


Dr. Deal has 10 hospital affiliations:

  • The University of Chicago Medicine 
  • University Of Illinois Medical Center At Chicago 


  • English
  • Spanish

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Additional Information
Dr. Barbara Jane Deal MD is a female Pediatric Cardiologist, has 33 years of experience and practices in Pediatric Cardiology.
Where does Dr. Barbara J. Deal practice?
Dr. Barbara Deal has 2 office locations.
Dr. Barbara Deal practices Pediatric Cardiology near Chicago, IL.
Additional practice locations include: Maywood, IL.
See Chicago Pediatric Specialists.