Dr. Suzanna Acosta was born and raised in Northwest Indiana. She attended Munster High School followed by Indiana University Northwest, where she completed her B.S. in Biology on a full merit scholarship. She completed her O.D. at Illinois College of Optometry, where she received a scholarship for underrepresented populations. Dr. Acosta completed clinical externships at the Tallahassee VA Outpatient Clinic, FL, Commonwealth Eye Surgery, KY, and Hoosier Eye Doctor, IN.
Her optometric interests include managing ocular disease including dry eye and glaucoma, contact lenses, and routine care for all ages. She strives to ensure that each patient leaves with a full understanding of their refractive and eye health. Dr. Acosta’s training and experience include 5 years of patient care in private practice settings, as well as extensive continuing education encompassing glaucoma, diabetes, retina, dry eye, and refractive and cataract surgery.
Dr. Acosta is fluent in Spanish. She enjoys spending her free time with family and friends, discovering new restaurants and enjoying time outdoors. Dr. Acosta is excited to join the Gailmard team!