Physician Statistics for CALIFORNIA

Total Active Physicians

Total Physicians Physicians per Capita National Total Physicians National Physicians per Capita
143,037 38.40 1,353,078 43.83

Total Physicians by Gender

Total Female Total Male National Total Female National Total Male
51,169 91,868 469,734 891,355
35.77% 64.23% 34.51% 65.49%

Primary Care Physicians

Taxonomy Total Taxonomy Taxonomy per Capita National Total Taxonomy National Taxonomy per Capita
Family Medicine 15,204 4.08 153,013 4.96
General Practice 2,381 0.64 16,110 0.52
Internal Medicine 19,580 5.26 185,639 6.01
Obstetrics & Gynecology 5,025 1.35 47,457 1.54
Pediatrics 9,743 2.62 86,507 2.80

Physicians by Specialty

Taxonomy Total Taxonomy Taxonomy per Capita National Total Taxonomy National Taxonomy per Capita
207LA0401X - Addiction Medicine 25 0.0067 246 0.0080
207QA0401X - Addiction Medicine 95 0.0255 892 0.0289
207RA0401X - Addiction Medicine 78 0.0209 673 0.0218
2084A0401X - Addiction Medicine 88 0.0236 768 0.0249
2084P0802X - Addiction Psychiatry 139 0.0373 1,200 0.0389
2080A0000X - Adolescent Medicine 317 0.0851 3,392 0.1099
207RA0000X - Adolescent Medicine 44 0.0118 516 0.0167
207QA0000X - Adolescent Medicine 45 0.0121 381 0.0123
207RA0002X - Adult Congenital Heart Disease 9 0.0024 35 0.0011
207QA0505X - Adult Medicine 395 0.1060 2,676 0.0867
207XS0114X - Adult Reconstructive Orthopaedic Surgery 179 0.0480 1,702 0.0551
207RA0001X - Advanced Heart Failure and Transplant Cardiology 50 0.0134 626 0.0203
2083A0100X - Aerospace Medicine 73 0.0196 838 0.0271
207KA0200X - Allergy 198 0.0531 1,378 0.0446
207RA0201X - Allergy & Immunology 88 0.0236 692 0.0224
207ZP0101X - Anatomic Pathology 405 0.1087 3,367 0.1091
207ZP0102X - Anatomic Pathology & Clinical Pathology 1,517 0.4072 17,744 0.5747
2084B0040X - Behavioral Neurology & Neuropsychiatry 34 0.0091 237 0.0077
207ZB0001X - Blood Banking & Transfusion Medicine 78 0.0209 784 0.0254
2085B0100X - Body Imaging 492 0.1321 2,599 0.0842
2081P0301X - Brain Injury Medicine 8 0.0021 61 0.0020
207RC0000X - Cardiovascular Disease 2,840 0.7623 32,823 1.0631
207ZP0104X - Chemical Pathology 15 0.0040 144 0.0047
2084P0804X - Child & Adolescent Psychiatry 1,224 0.3286 9,500 0.3077
2080C0008X - Child Abuse Pediatrics 15 0.0040 154 0.0050
207NI0002X - Clinical & Laboratory Dermatological Immunology 48 0.0129 259 0.0084
207KI0005X - Clinical & Laboratory Immunology 18 0.0048 161 0.0052
207SG0202X - Clinical Biochemical Genetics 22 0.0059 140 0.0045
207RC0001X - Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology 284 0.0762 3,346 0.1084
207SC0300X - Clinical Cytogenetics 27 0.0072 132 0.0043
207SG0201X - Clinical Genetics (M.D.) 153 0.0411 1,164 0.0377
2083C0008X - Clinical Informatics 13 0.0035 57 0.0018
207SG0203X - Clinical Molecular Genetics 23 0.0062 132 0.0043
2084N0600X - Clinical Neurophysiology 139 0.0373 1,326 0.0429
207ZC0006X - Clinical Pathology 32 0.0086 411 0.0133
207ZP0105X - Clinical Pathology/Laboratory Medicine 167 0.0448 1,802 0.0584
207WX0120X - Cornea and External Diseases Specialist 8 0.0021 182 0.0059
207VC0200X - Critical Care Medicine 12 0.0032 95 0.0031
207RC0200X - Critical Care Medicine 1,150 0.3087 10,227 0.3312
207LC0200X - Critical Care Medicine 184 0.0494 2,011 0.0651
207ZC0500X - Cytopathology 271 0.0727 1,740 0.0564
207ZD0900X - Dermatopathology 110 0.0295 977 0.0316
207ND0900X - Dermatopathology 205 0.0550 1,274 0.0413
2080P0006X - Developmental – Behavioral Pediatrics 129 0.0346 1,206 0.0391
2085D0003X - Diagnostic Neuroimaging 24 0.0064 378 0.0122
2085R0202X - Diagnostic Radiology 4,645 1.2468 49,984 1.6189
2085U0001X - Diagnostic Ultrasound 286 0.0768 1,663 0.0539
207PE0004X - Emergency Medical Services 345 0.0926 4,505 0.1459
207RE0101X - Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism 970 0.2604 9,324 0.3020
207YS0123X - Facial Plastic Surgery 147 0.0395 867 0.0281
207VF0040X - Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery 64 0.0172 784 0.0254
2088F0040X - Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery 23 0.0062 166 0.0054
207XX0004X - Foot and Ankle Surgery 85 0.0228 1,112 0.0360
207ZF0201X - Forensic Pathology 57 0.0153 624 0.0202
2084F0202X - Forensic Psychiatry 216 0.0580 1,080 0.0350
207RG0100X - Gastroenterology 1,908 0.5122 19,009 0.6157
207RG0300X - Geriatric Medicine 631 0.1694 6,043 0.1957
207QG0300X - Geriatric Medicine 311 0.0835 2,596 0.0841
2084P0805X - Geriatric Psychiatry 191 0.0513 1,590 0.0515
207WX0009X - Glaucoma Specialist 28 0.0075 387 0.0125
207VX0201X - Gynecologic Oncology 157 0.0421 1,780 0.0577
207VG0400X - Gynecology 451 0.1211 4,982 0.1614
207XS0106X - Hand Surgery 289 0.0776 2,984 0.0966
207ZH0000X - Hematology 115 0.0309 1,096 0.0355
207RH0000X - Hematology 183 0.0491 1,700 0.0551
207RH0003X - Hematology & Oncology 1,481 0.3975 14,302 0.4632
207RI0008X - Hepatology 90 0.0242 596 0.0193
207VH0002X - Hospice and Palliative Medicine 26 0.0070 144 0.0047
207RH0002X - Hospice and Palliative Medicine 201 0.0540 2,086 0.0676
207QH0002X - Hospice and Palliative Medicine 105 0.0282 978 0.0317
207PH0002X - Hospice and Palliative Medicine 25 0.0067 163 0.0053
207LH0002X - Hospice and Palliative Medicine 7 0.0019 137 0.0044
2084H0002X - Hospice and Palliative Medicine 13 0.0035 63 0.0020
2080H0002X - Hospice and Palliative Medicine 18 0.0048 253 0.0082
2081H0002X - Hospice and Palliative Medicine 20 0.0054 136 0.0044
207ZI0100X - Immunopathology 27 0.0072 170 0.0055
207UN0903X - In Vivo & In Vitro Nuclear Medicine 25 0.0067 116 0.0038
207RI0200X - Infectious Disease 1,038 0.2786 10,364 0.3357
207RI0011X - Interventional Cardiology 660 0.1772 7,109 0.2303
208VP0014X - Interventional Pain Medicine 295 0.0792 3,270 0.1059
207VM0101X - Maternal & Fetal Medicine 281 0.0754 3,046 0.0987
207ZM0300X - Medical Microbiology 11 0.0030 175 0.0057
207RX0202X - Medical Oncology 401 0.1076 5,072 0.1643
207PT0002X - Medical Toxicology 25 0.0067 313 0.0101
2083T0002X - Medical Toxicology 13 0.0035 51 0.0017
207ND0101X - MOHS-Micrographic Surgery 244 0.0655 1,659 0.0537
207ZP0007X - Molecular Genetic Pathology 34 0.0091 302 0.0098
2080N0001X - Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine 730 0.1960 7,128 0.2309
207RN0300X - Nephrology 1,334 0.3581 13,158 0.4262
2084A2900X - Neurocritical Care 26 0.0070 249 0.0081
2084P0005X - Neurodevelopmental Disabilities 18 0.0048 118 0.0038
2080P0008X - Neurodevelopmental Disabilities 39 0.0105 378 0.0122
2084N0400X - Neurology 2,199 0.5903 22,194 0.7188
2084N0402X - Neurology with Special Qualifications in Child Neurology 207 0.0556 2,356 0.0763
2084N0008X - Neuromuscular Medicine 45 0.0121 308 0.0100
2081N0008X - Neuromuscular Medicine 22 0.0059 163 0.0053
207WX0109X - Neuro-ophthalmology 9 0.0024 88 0.0029
207ZN0500X - Neuropathology 55 0.0148 470 0.0152
2085N0700X - Neuroradiology 362 0.0972 3,222 0.1044
207UN0901X - Nuclear Cardiology 132 0.0354 1,169 0.0379
207UN0902X - Nuclear Imaging & Therapy 64 0.0172 406 0.0131
2085N0904X - Nuclear Radiology 262 0.0703 1,773 0.0574
207RB0002X - Obesity Medicine 14 0.0038 125 0.0040
207QB0002X - Obesity Medicine 14 0.0038 141 0.0046
207VX0000X - Obstetrics 224 0.0601 1,976 0.0640
2083X0100X - Occupational Medicine 465 0.1248 3,230 0.1046
207WX0200X - Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery 40 0.0107 406 0.0131
207XS0117X - Orthopaedic Surgery of the Spine 315 0.0846 2,529 0.0819
207XX0801X - Orthopaedic Trauma 149 0.0400 1,284 0.0416
207YX0602X - Otolaryngic Allergy 33 0.0089 402 0.0130
207YX0905X - Otolaryngology/Facial Plastic Surgery 127 0.0341 1,116 0.0361
207YX0901X - Otology & Neurotology 57 0.0153 515 0.0167
2084P2900X - Pain Medicine 52 0.0140 370 0.0120
2081P2900X - Pain Medicine 310 0.0832 2,331 0.0755
207LP2900X - Pain Medicine 713 0.1914 7,102 0.2300
208VP0000X - Pain Medicine 242 0.0650 2,012 0.0652
2080P0201X - Pediatric Allergy/Immunology 53 0.0142 670 0.0217
207LP3000X - Pediatric Anesthesiology 195 0.0523 2,085 0.0675
2080P0202X - Pediatric Cardiology 362 0.0972 3,569 0.1156
2080P0203X - Pediatric Critical Care Medicine 311 0.0835 3,249 0.1052
207NP0225X - Pediatric Dermatology 80 0.0215 544 0.0176
207PP0204X - Pediatric Emergency Medicine 65 0.0174 1,149 0.0372
2080P0204X - Pediatric Emergency Medicine 162 0.0435 2,787 0.0903
2080P0205X - Pediatric Endocrinology 176 0.0472 1,937 0.0627
2080P0206X - Pediatric Gastroenterology 214 0.0574 2,100 0.0680
2080P0207X - Pediatric Hematology-Oncology 371 0.0996 3,344 0.1083
2080P0208X - Pediatric Infectious Diseases 147 0.0395 1,480 0.0479
2080P0210X - Pediatric Nephrology 94 0.0252 979 0.0317
207WX0110X - Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus Specialist 13 0.0035 182 0.0059
207XP3100X - Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgery 84 0.0225 961 0.0311
207YP0228X - Pediatric Otolaryngology 62 0.0166 814 0.0264
207ZP0213X - Pediatric Pathology 38 0.0102 399 0.0129
2080P0214X - Pediatric Pulmonology 129 0.0346 1,456 0.0472
2085P0229X - Pediatric Radiology 155 0.0416 1,840 0.0596
2081P0010X - Pediatric Rehabilitation Medicine 34 0.0091 387 0.0125
2080P0216X - Pediatric Rheumatology 51 0.0137 496 0.0161
2086S0120X - Pediatric Surgery 152 0.0408 1,678 0.0543
2088P0231X - Pediatric Urology 58 0.0156 555 0.0180
2086S0122X - Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery 395 0.1060 3,006 0.0974
207YX0007X - Plastic Surgery within the Head & Neck 173 0.0464 767 0.0248
2082S0099X - Plastic Surgery Within the Head and Neck 58 0.0156 418 0.0135
2083P0500X - Preventive Medicine/Occupational Environmental Medicine 172 0.0462 1,396 0.0452
207NS0135X - Procedural Dermatology 307 0.0824 1,782 0.0577
2084P0800X - Psychiatry 7,453 2.0006 56,813 1.8401
2084P0015X - Psychosomatic Medicine 81 0.0217 562 0.0182
2083P0901X - Public Health & General Preventive Medicine 401 0.1076 2,371 0.0768
207RP1001X - Pulmonary Disease 1,629 0.4373 16,915 0.5479
2085R0001X - Radiation Oncology 713 0.1914 7,211 0.2336
2085R0205X - Radiological Physics 57 0.0153 217 0.0070
207VE0102X - Reproductive Endocrinology 243 0.0652 1,765 0.0572
207WX0107X - Retina Specialist 90 0.0242 1,464 0.0474
207RR0500X - Rheumatology 811 0.2177 7,276 0.2357
207QS1201X - Sleep Medicine 14 0.0038 188 0.0061
207RS0012X - Sleep Medicine 215 0.0577 2,487 0.0806
2080S0012X - Sleep Medicine 15 0.0040 194 0.0063
207YS0012X - Sleep Medicine 23 0.0062 179 0.0058
2084S0012X - Sleep Medicine 103 0.0276 878 0.0284
2081P0004X - Spinal Cord Injury Medicine 47 0.0126 368 0.0119
2083S0010X - Sports Medicine 12 0.0032 136 0.0044
2081S0010X - Sports Medicine 85 0.0228 1,032 0.0334
2084S0010X - Sports Medicine 8 0.0021 33 0.0011
207XX0005X - Sports Medicine 393 0.1055 3,992 0.1293
2080S0010X - Sports Medicine 29 0.0078 287 0.0093
207RS0010X - Sports Medicine 49 0.0132 383 0.0124
207PS0010X - Sports Medicine 21 0.0056 287 0.0093
207QS0010X - Sports Medicine 228 0.0612 2,703 0.0875
2082S0105X - Surgery of the Hand 92 0.0247 740 0.0240
2086S0105X - Surgery of the Hand 62 0.0166 709 0.0230
2086S0102X - Surgical Critical Care 205 0.0550 2,421 0.0784
2086X0206X - Surgical Oncology 252 0.0676 2,016 0.0653
2085R0203X - Therapeutic Radiology 137 0.0368 826 0.0268
207RT0003X - Transplant Hepatology 15 0.0040 202 0.0065
2086S0127X - Trauma Surgery 214 0.0574 1,834 0.0594
207PE0005X - Undersea and Hyperbaric Medicine 19 0.0051 382 0.0124
2083P0011X - Undersea and Hyperbaric Medicine 43 0.0115 440 0.0143
2085R0204X - Vascular & Interventional Radiology 621 0.1667 5,556 0.1800
2084V0102X - Vascular Neurology 74 0.0199 782 0.0253
2086S0129X - Vascular Surgery 596 0.1600 5,827 0.1887