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Gilberto Acosta, MD


Dr. Acosta received his undergraduate degree from Cornell University in Ithaca, New York, as well as a Doctor of Medicine and Master of Science degree in Public Health from Tufts University School of Medicine in Boston. In 1992 he completed his internship at the University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry in Rochester, New York, and then went on to complete his residency in Anesthesiology at New York University Medical Center.

While serving in the armed forces in South Carolina in 1995, Dr. Acosta was assigned as a staff anesthesiologist at Naval Hospital Charleston. He completed his Pain Management fellowship at the Medical University of South Carolina, then moved to Fort Myers in 2000 to practice at Lee Memorial Health System facilities.

He is Board-certified in Anesthesiology and Pain Management by the American Board of Anesthesiology and is a member of a number of professional organizations.

Affiliations Fort Myers, Bonita Springs, Cape Coral
  • Fellowship
  • Medical University of South Carolina [ None or N/A ] Charleston, SC 2000
  • Internship
  • Strong Memorial Hospital United States Rochester, NY 1992
  • Medical School
  • Tufts University United States Boston, MA 1991
  • Residency
  • Mount Sinai Hospital - NYU United States New York, NY 1995
  • Undergraduate
  • Cornell University Medical College United States New York, NY 1987


  • 01/21/2022
    Rating: 5

    Dr. Acosta has been my pain management doctor for about 15 years... he is the best!

  • 01/20/2022
    Rating: 5

    Dr. Acosta is an excellent doctor. He is patient and very caring. I have an appointment every 2 months. The entire staff is very professional and respectful. Also, the waiting room, offices and procedure rooms have always looked cleaned and sanitized.

  • 01/12/2022
    Rating: 5

    Dr Acosta & [...] hands down make it such a joy going in for visits here! They are both so caring, compassionate and attentive. I highly recommend seeing Dr. Acosta!

  • 01/12/2022
    Rating: 5

    Very professional and thorough!