Serving the Lowcountry and Coastal Empire of Georgia and South Carolina.

Julio Cortes, M.D.

Julio Cortes, M.D.


Internal Medicine, Primary Care




Internal Medicine Residency, Memorial Medical Center, Savannah, GA

Medical School:

Doctor of Medicine, Autonomous University of Guadalajara, Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico; Medical Associates Degree, New York Medical College, Valhalla, NY

Hospital Affiliations:

St. Joseph's/Candler; Memorial Health University Medical Center
4.4 out of 5
2523 Patient Ratings


Dr. Julio Cortes practices internal medicine at SouthCoast Health Primary Care in Savannah. He received a Doctor of Medicine degree at Autonomous University of Guadalajara in Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico, and a Medical Associate’s degree from New York Medical College in Valhalla, New York. Dr. Cortes completed a residency in internal medicine at Memorial Medical Center in Savannah, Georgia, and received additional training at the Clinical Training-Cook County Hospital in Chicago, Illinois, and St. Vincent Hospital in Bridgeport, Connecticut.

Dr. Cortes is the recipient of several distinguished honors and awards. He has been recognized by the Consumer’s Research Council of America as one of America’s Top Physicians in 2008, 2010, and 2012; a lifetime member of Strathmore’s Who’s Who Registry for Outstanding Professionals; and Memorial Health Partners 2011 Distinguished Quality Physician, among other honors.

Patient Reviews

May, 2023

Dr. Cortes is very knowledgeable of my activities, medicine. South Coast is very lucky to have a great professional.

May, 2023

Dr Cortes is just the best physician! I feeI can discuss anything with him and he will be honest and caring.

May, 2023

I have been a patient of Dr. Cortes for 25 years or more. He is always compassionate. He is always concerned and receptive.

May, 2023

Dr Cortes is an excellent physician who invests time and effort in his patients. There are too few like him.

April, 2023

Dr. Cortez always listens to understand and not make me feel as if its a bother to do so!

February, 2023

Dr Cortes explains everything thoroughly, takes time for my questions, is extremely knowledgeable and cares. He solves any issue I have. I wouldnt go to anyone else Unless I have to. !!

February, 2023

Dr Cortes is the absolute best!!!!

February, 2023

Could not have been easier or better

February, 2023

Absolutely love Dr. Cortes! Very personable.

February, 2023

Dr. Cortes is the very best Doctor I have ever had. Patsi Smith, Patient

January, 2023

Dr. Cortes and his staff are excellent. They care about you as a patient. They take the time to listen to your concerns. I rate them at 1000% Thank you Dr. Cortes and staff. The check-in clerk was excellent too.

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