As the largest hospital in the Lee Health system, Gulf Coast Medical Center houses a Level II Trauma Center, the Neuroscience Institute, orthopedic, oncology and cardiology services, and much more.
An accredited, comprehensive stroke center features minimally invasive catheter procedures to treat stroke patients.
Since 2017, Gulf Coast Medical Center has undergone an extensive expansion, adding three stories and 268 patient beds, including additional ICU beds and an inpatient unit for cancer care.
The Regional Cancer Center at Gulf Coast Medical Center
The expansion also includes a dedicated floor with patient beds and a passionate staff specially trained to treat cancer. This cancer floor means patients and their families have access to treatment options in one place, amenities designed for maximum comfort, and the latest technology.
Gulf Coast Medical Center’s 7th floor is part of the Regional Cancer Center, a national-level program that brings together top cancer experts around Southwest Florida to provide inpatient and outpatient care for our community.
Parking is easy at Gulf Coast Medical Center! Park for free right out front and all around our facility.
There are three entrances into the parking lot:
- Main patient entrance: South from Daniels Parkway
- West from Plantation Road
- East from Metro Parkway
This Lee Health facility provides handicapped-accessible parking, wheelchair service, patient escorts, accessible restrooms, and other patient resources such as language services to make your stay easier and more convenient.
Parking Lot Valet
Need a ride from your car to the door? Look out for our friendly volunteers driving golf carts throughout the parking lot, offering free rides to the hospital door.
Hours vary depending on the type of unit, the level of care, patient needs, or physicians' instructions. Please call for unit hours.
Gulf Coast Medical Center239-343-1000
Medical Records/Release of Information239-424-1340
- 4 stars in CMS Quality Star Rankings
- Top 250 Hospital nationwide according to Healthgrades
- “A” grade for patient safety by The Leapfrog Group
- American Heart Association/American Stroke Association “Get with The Guidelines” Gold Plus Stroke Center designation
- American College of Cardiology Best Hospitals, as featured in U.S. News & World Report
- Only Level II Trauma Center between Bradenton and Miami
- Seventh floor part of the Regional Cancer Center, a national-level program that unites top cancer experts around Southwest Florida to provide care for our community
ENA Lantern Award
Gulf Coast Medical Center is 1 of 29 hospitals to receive the ENA's Lantern Award in 2022. This year, the emergency departments at both Golisano Children's Hospital of SWFL and Gulf Coast Medical Center received the accolade. They're recognized by ENA for their exceptional and innovative performance in emergency care.
Our hospital earned an A grade for patient safety by The Leapfrog Group, a leading health care nonprofit! This recognition is special, because everyone on the Lee Health team focuses on the safety of our patients, visitors, and team, as well as promoting a transparent, fair culture.
Gulf Coast Medical Center has earned the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association “Get With The Guidelines” Gold Plus Stroke Center designation.
Gulf Coast Medical Center was rated a 4-star facility by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS).
Number of Patients Seen Annually: 209,828
Number of Licensed Beds: 624
Number of Private Rooms: 584
Number of Stroke Beds: 90
Number of ED Beds: 70, Including 4 Trauma Bays and 8 Fast-Track Rooms
Number of Operating Rooms: 22
Number of Skilled Nursing Unit Beds in Building Adjacent to Hospital: 75
Cardiovascular Services - Gulf Coast Medical Center
13681 Doctors Way Fort Myers, FL 33912Fax: (239) 343-0766
Employee Health - Gulf Coast Medical Center
13681 Doctors Way Fort Myers, FL 33912Fax: (239) 343-0390
Heart & Vascular Institute - Gulf Coast Medical Center
13681 Doctors Way Fort Myers, FL 33912Fax: (239) 343-1284
Imaging and Radiology - Gulf Coast Medical Center
Lee Health Solutions - Gulf Coast Medical Center
Lee Pharmacy - Gulf Coast Medical Center
LPG General Surgery - Gulf Coast Medical Center
13685 Doctors Way, Suite 100 Fort Myers, FL 33912Fax: (239) 343-4238
LPG Neurosurgery - Gulf Coast Medical Center
13685 Doctors Way, Suite 350 Fort Myers, FL 33912Fax: (239) 343-3993
Neurology Consultation Services - Gulf Coast Medical Center
Outpatient Rehabilitation - Gulf Coast Medical Center
13685 Doctors Way, Suite 250 Fort Myers, FL 33912Fax: (239) 343-0797
Psychiatry Consultation Services - Gulf Coast Medical Center
13681 Doctors Way Fort Myers, FL 33912Fax: (239) 343-9188
Skilled Nursing Facility - Gulf Coast Medical Center
13960 Plantation Rd Fort Myers, FL 33912
Trauma & Emergency Center - Gulf Coast Medical Center