R Tyson Deal, MD graduated from the University of Georgia and received his medical degree from the Medical College of Georgia. He completed his Residency in Otolaryngology at the Medical College of Georgia in Augusta. In addition to several honors and awards, Dr Deal received the Resident Research Award for most outstanding research. Dr Deal is a member of the American Academy of Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery. He is a general otolaryngologist and is skilled in minimally -invasive balloon sinuplasty. Some of his hobbies include golf, running, playing guitar and spending time with his family. He lives in Augusta with his wife and son.