J. Drew O'Neal, MD

My Philosophy and Approach to Wellness...

My goal is to partner with my patients in pursuit of optimal health. I will be your coach, encourager, counselor, advocate and friend. Everyone’s life is sacred and worthy of my respect, compassion and full effort. I am here to help you achieve your goals and enjoy the long and healthy life you deserve.

Physician Profile


Asbury College
Wilmore, KY
Bachelor of Science, Biology 1977
Magna Cum Laude
Medical School
University of Kentucky
Lexington, KY
Doctorate of Medicine 1981
Riverside Hospital
Newport News, VA
Family Practice 1981-1982
Riverside Hospital
Newport News, VA
Family Practice 1982-1984



Professional Society Memberships

Medical Society of Virginia
Christian Medical and Dental Society

Professional Affiliations and Appointments

Founding Board Chairman, Faculty Member, Summit Christian Academy

Hospital Affiliations

Riverside Regional Medical Center

Honors and Awards

Physician of the Year, National Republican Congressional Committee 2003
America's Top Physicians, Consumers' Research Council of America 2003

Community Service

Numerous medical relief trips to Central and South America and Africa


Preventive and Wellness Care, Hyperlipidemia and Cardiac Care, Hypertensive Management, Geriatric Medicine and Diabetes
Hunting, fishing, sailing, road trips with my wife, weekly bible study in my home, family events and grandchildren


American Board of Family Practice
American College of Emergency Medicine

Patient Testimonials

  • Member: Hazel

    I am with MDVIP because I did not want to lose my doctor!

  • Member: Elaine

    Dr. O'Neal make you feel like you are his only patient. He is compassionate, thorough and answers all my questions in laymen terms...

  • Member: David

    Approaching the age of 60, my annual physical with Dr. O'Neal was very enlightening. As Dr. O'Neal and I talked about my state of ...

  • Member: Frank

    Over the many years Dr O'Neal has seen me he has always been professional, personal, and proficient. He always shows a genuine in...