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

Richard R. Hightower, Jr., M.D.

Richard R. Hightower, Jr., M.D.


Family Medicine, Primary Care



Board Certification:

American Board of Family Medicine


Family Practice, Memorial Medical Center, Savannah, GA

Medical School:

Doctor of Medicine, Mercer University School of Medicine, Macon, GA


American Academy of Family Medicine; Georgia Medical Society; Medical Association of Georgia

Hospital Affiliations:

St. Joseph's/Candler; Memorial Health University Medical Center
4.5 out of 5
3129 Patient Ratings


Dr. Richard R. Hightower, Jr. is board certified by the American Board of Family Medicine. He earned his Doctor of Medicine degree from Mercer University School of Medicine in Macon, Georgia and completed his residency at the Memorial Medical Center in Savannah, Georgia. Dr. Hightower specializes in family medicine and is an active member of several medical societies such as the American Academy of Family Medicine, Georgia Medical Society, and the Medical Association of Georgia. 

Patient Reviews

August, 2022

Great experience for my first visit. I?m impressed with everything about the practice.

August, 2022

The staff are very friendly and so helpful as well as attentive to the needs of the patients. Always kind and friendly service.

August, 2022

Very professional staff and very nice. Dr. Hightower has been my Dictor for 17 years Great doc.

August, 2022

This is an amazing team of professionals! From the time you sign in to the time you check out! I NEVER had a bad experience. Thank you all for your your great care! Gregory

July, 2022

Overall good service. Love the staff.

July, 2022

Entire and in person was excellent.

June, 2022

Excellence all around!

June, 2022

The best primary care doctor I have ever had

May, 2022

I love doctor Hightower and his staff!

May, 2022

Dr and nurses a re great.

May, 2022

Overall good, have always been happy with Dr. Hightower.

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