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SouthCoast physicians earn award
SouthCoast medical
SouthCoast Medical Groups Hinesville office is at 455 S. Main St. on the same campus as Liberty Regional Medical Center. The group also has practices in Richmond Hill, Savannah, Pooler and Rincon. - photo by Photo provided.

Fifteen physicians with SouthCoast Medical Group, which provides services in Hinesville, Savannah, Pooler, Richmond Hill and Rincon, have been ranked among the top physicians in the nation by Patients’ Choice.
The physicians are:
Melissa L. Cobbs, M.D.
J. Kenneth Griffin Jr., M.D.
Melanie B. Helmken, M.D.
Stephen G. Hendrix, M.D.
Robert P. Jones, M.D.
Lucas Lewin, M.D.
Jeffrey S. Mandel, M.D.
Gwendolyn G. McCall, M.D.
Thomas G. Moriarity, D.O.
Elizabeth McIntosh, M.D.
Geoffrey Peters, M.D.
Micah D. H. Riegner, M.D.
Richard S. Roth, M.D.
Glen L. Scarbrough, M.D.
Keith M. Seibert, M.D.
Every month, millions of patients across the United States access websites like to share feedback about their experiences with doctors. Patients rate components of the care they receive, such as diagnosis accuracy, time spent with the doctor and the doctor’s bedside manner and follow-up care. Patients’ Choice ranks the top-reviewed physicians and looks at other quality measures to compile its yearly list. The award is the honor roll of physicians who received the highest ratings by their patients. For information, go to
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