Dr. Ignacio Acosta, MD

Dr. Ignacio Acosta, MD

General Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 74
(16)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Ignacio Acosta, MD is a general surgery doctor who practices in Glendale, CA. He is 74 years old.

1808 Verdugo Blvd Ste 409

Glendale, CA 91208

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Delta Health System
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • 10 More

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Top Care Areas

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See how frequently Dr. Acosta performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Intestinal Obstruction
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more than 5% of peers
Umbilical Hernia
normal
more than 5% of peers
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
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more than 5% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Acosta "Compassionate care with dignity and respect.  Each patient deserves complete attention to their concerns."
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Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Surgery
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Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
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Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Hernia
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Benign Tumor
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Diseases
  • Cholecystitis
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Cholelithiasis
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Distal Colorectal Cancer
  • Hernia
  • Incisional Hernia
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Pediatric Hernia
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Ventral Hernia
2

Procedures

  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Vascular Surgical Procedure

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

Education data for Dr. Acosta is unavailable at this time.

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Acosta has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Acosta's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Acosta to family and friends
5.0
based on 16 total reviews (3 with comments)
Dr. Acosta's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    Under 10 minutes
Patient Comments (3)
in Glendale, CA |
Dr. Acosta is an outstanding doctor and person. I had the best surgical experience possible with him and recommend him above all others. As an added bonus his nurse sue is great.
in Northridge, CA |
I first met Dr. Acosta in 1994 when he performed surgery on me for an intestinal bleed. Not only is he a fantastic surgeon (I have had 4 other surgeries performed by him), he is an amazing person. He is smart, kind, patient, and puts a smile on your face when you are lying in a hospital bed and feeling low. I have the utmost trust in him. He is a vascular surgeon and is also sought after for cancer breast surgery. The breast he removed my lump from looks better than other.
in Santa Clarita, CA |
He's been my surgeon for 29 years since mastectomy of 1987. I have complete trust and confidence in his decisions of treatment for specific issues. He spends whatever time is necessary with each patient for explanation of diagnoses and recommended treatment, and/or surgical procedures, and what to expect post-op. Personally calls with test results and followups. Genuinely caring physician - excellent surgeon.
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Acosta accepts 19 insurance carriers
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
    Advantage Preferred DirectAccess Plus PPO
    Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
    Select PPO
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
    LocalPlus
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Delta Health System
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
    GEHA
  • Health Net
    Medicare Advantage PFFS
  • Humana
  • Medico
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • National Elevator
  • Principal Life
  • Priority Health
  • Providence Health Plans
  • TriWest Champus
  • UnitedHealthCare
    United Healthcare

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Hospitals where Dr. Acosta has admitting privileges

USC Verdugo Hills Hospital
1812 Verdugo Blvd
Glendale, CA 91208
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