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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


  • 09/10/2021
    Rating: 5

    Dr Acosta actively listens to how you feel and what you say and doesn’t just hear what a patient has to say. He is current on treatment options and wants to try alternatives before going with an invasive procedure. He is also current on the disease process and how it affects the patient.

  • 09/10/2021
    Rating: 5

    Great care. Creative solutions. Compassion.

  • 09/09/2021
    Rating: 5

    Dr Acosta was very detailed and understanding. I finally know what the issue is and why Thank you [...]

  • 09/09/2021
    Rating: 5

    I saw Dr Gilberto Acosta. He listens, questions and makes suggestions. I got the feeling that he wants to help. He cares about his patients. Staff is very nice