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
2404 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

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.

December, 2022

I would send my family and friends there.

December, 2022

My visit at the doctor office was great! Everyone was very friendly and courteous. Nice place to be a patient there!

November, 2022

For more than 20 years Dr Cortes and/or Dr Cortes have never failed to provide excellent care, and always with the utmost professionalism and courtesy. Dr. Cortes is my doctor of choice in any situation and he is quick to refer me to the best specialists if a situation requires a specialty. He always listens to my concerns and understands the urgency of proper treatment and care.

November, 2022

Dr. Cortes is the best doctor ever ...

October, 2022

I always have a good experience with my doctor Cortez he is so kind and helpful

More Reviews
My Privia™ Your Health Your Way