Physician Statistics for LOUISIANA

Total Active Physicians

Total Physicians Physicians per Capita National Total Physicians National Physicians per Capita
15,461 34.10 1,229,632 39.83

Total Physicians by Gender

Total Female Total Male National Total Female National Total Male
4,460 11,001 411,547 825,894
28.85% 71.15% 33.26% 66.74%

Primary Care Physicians

Taxonomy Total Taxonomy Taxonomy per Capita National Total Taxonomy National Taxonomy per Capita
Family Medicine 1,604 3.54 141,039 4.57
General Practice 195 0.43 15,147 0.49
Internal Medicine 1,898 4.19 170,972 5.54
Obstetrics & Gynecology 632 1.39 43,954 1.42
Pediatrics 1,061 2.34 79,367 2.57

Physicians by Specialty

Taxonomy Total Taxonomy Taxonomy per Capita National Total Taxonomy National Taxonomy per Capita
207QA0401X - Addiction Medicine 7 0.0154 689 0.0223
2084A0401X - Addiction Medicine 12 0.0265 668 0.0216
2084P0802X - Addiction Psychiatry 13 0.0287 1,116 0.0361
207RA0000X - Adolescent Medicine 7 0.0154 530 0.0172
2080A0000X - Adolescent Medicine 50 0.1103 3,338 0.1081
207QA0505X - Adult Medicine 22 0.0485 2,492 0.0807
207XS0114X - Adult Reconstructive Orthopaedic Surgery 6 0.0132 1,525 0.0494
207RA0001X - Advanced Heart Failure and Transplant Cardiology 6 0.0132 126 0.0041
207ZP0101X - Anatomic Pathology 33 0.0728 3,115 0.1009
207ZP0102X - Anatomic Pathology & Clinical Pathology 264 0.5823 16,506 0.5346
207ZB0001X - Blood Banking & Transfusion Medicine 9 0.0199 708 0.0229
2085B0100X - Body Imaging 27 0.0596 2,558 0.0829
207RC0000X - Cardiovascular Disease 550 1.2132 30,741 0.9957
2084P0804X - Child & Adolescent Psychiatry 104 0.2294 8,716 0.2823
207NI0002X - Clinical & Laboratory Dermatological Immunology 8 0.0176 253 0.0082
207RC0001X - Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology 38 0.0838 2,919 0.0945
207SG0201X - Clinical Genetics (M.D.) 8 0.0176 1,040 0.0337
2084N0600X - Clinical Neurophysiology 9 0.0199 1,205 0.0390
207ZP0105X - Clinical Pathology/Laboratory Medicine 10 0.0221 1,699 0.0550
207RC0200X - Critical Care Medicine 87 0.1919 8,748 0.2833
207LC0200X - Critical Care Medicine 9 0.0199 1,731 0.0561
207ZC0500X - Cytopathology 20 0.0441 1,641 0.0532
207ZD0900X - Dermatopathology 12 0.0265 899 0.0291
207ND0900X - Dermatopathology 8 0.0176 1,197 0.0388
2085R0202X - Diagnostic Radiology 531 1.1713 46,283 1.4991
207PE0004X - Emergency Medical Services 67 0.1478 4,424 0.1433
207RE0101X - Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism 96 0.2118 8,506 0.2755
207YS0123X - Facial Plastic Surgery 18 0.0397 809 0.0262
207VF0040X - Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery 6 0.0132 590 0.0191
207XX0004X - Foot and Ankle Surgery 11 0.0243 974 0.0315
2084F0202X - Forensic Psychiatry 16 0.0353 1,044 0.0338
207RG0100X - Gastroenterology 237 0.5228 17,260 0.5590
207RG0300X - Geriatric Medicine 41 0.0904 5,677 0.1839
207QG0300X - Geriatric Medicine 16 0.0353 2,440 0.0790
2084P0805X - Geriatric Psychiatry 13 0.0287 1,539 0.0498
207VX0201X - Gynecologic Oncology 12 0.0265 1,576 0.0510
207VG0400X - Gynecology 48 0.1059 4,895 0.1585
207XS0106X - Hand Surgery 30 0.0662 2,681 0.0868
207ZH0000X - Hematology 9 0.0199 997 0.0323
207RH0000X - Hematology 6 0.0132 1,479 0.0479
207RH0003X - Hematology & Oncology 183 0.4037 12,990 0.4207
207RI0008X - Hepatology 11 0.0243 526 0.0170
207RH0002X - Hospice and Palliative Medicine 15 0.0331 1,514 0.0490
207RI0200X - Infectious Disease 110 0.2426 9,419 0.3051
207RI0011X - Interventional Cardiology 144 0.3176 6,002 0.1944
208VP0014X - Interventional Pain Medicine 54 0.1191 2,889 0.0936
207VM0101X - Maternal & Fetal Medicine 31 0.0684 2,725 0.0883
207RX0202X - Medical Oncology 26 0.0574 4,505 0.1459
207ND0101X - MOHS-Micrographic Surgery 20 0.0441 1,488 0.0482
2080N0001X - Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine 95 0.2096 6,413 0.2077
207RN0300X - Nephrology 194 0.4279 12,089 0.3916
2084N0400X - Neurology 211 0.4654 19,688 0.6377
2084N0402X - Neurology with Special Qualifications in Child Neurology 26 0.0574 2,048 0.0663
2085N0700X - Neuroradiology 22 0.0485 2,985 0.0967
207UN0901X - Nuclear Cardiology 14 0.0309 1,108 0.0359
2085N0904X - Nuclear Radiology 8 0.0176 1,791 0.0580
207RB0002X - Obesity Medicine 6 0.0132 108 0.0035
207VX0000X - Obstetrics 25 0.0551 1,803 0.0584
2083X0100X - Occupational Medicine 33 0.0728 3,106 0.1006
207XS0117X - Orthopaedic Surgery of the Spine 27 0.0596 2,293 0.0743
207XX0801X - Orthopaedic Trauma 9 0.0199 1,132 0.0367
207YX0602X - Otolaryngic Allergy 10 0.0221 391 0.0127
207YX0905X - Otolaryngology/Facial Plastic Surgery 18 0.0397 1,062 0.0344
207YX0901X - Otology & Neurotology 10 0.0221 470 0.0152
2081P2900X - Pain Medicine 35 0.0772 2,093 0.0678
207LP2900X - Pain Medicine 62 0.1368 6,300 0.2041
208VP0000X - Pain Medicine 13 0.0287 1,749 0.0566
2080P0201X - Pediatric Allergy/Immunology 11 0.0243 594 0.0192
207LP3000X - Pediatric Anesthesiology 11 0.0243 1,710 0.0554
2080P0202X - Pediatric Cardiology 41 0.0904 3,130 0.1014
2080P0203X - Pediatric Critical Care Medicine 39 0.0860 2,784 0.0902
2080P0204X - Pediatric Emergency Medicine 26 0.0574 2,308 0.0748
207PP0204X - Pediatric Emergency Medicine 33 0.0728 1,028 0.0333
2080P0205X - Pediatric Endocrinology 22 0.0485 1,727 0.0559
2080P0206X - Pediatric Gastroenterology 34 0.0750 1,790 0.0580
2080P0207X - Pediatric Hematology-Oncology 28 0.0618 2,984 0.0966
2080P0208X - Pediatric Infectious Diseases 24 0.0529 1,329 0.0430
2080P0210X - Pediatric Nephrology 15 0.0331 874 0.0283
207XP3100X - Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgery 16 0.0353 804 0.0260
2080P0214X - Pediatric Pulmonology 26 0.0574 1,307 0.0423
2085P0229X - Pediatric Radiology 7 0.0154 1,737 0.0563
2086S0120X - Pediatric Surgery 23 0.0507 1,463 0.0474
2088P0231X - Pediatric Urology 6 0.0132 464 0.0150
2086S0122X - Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery 31 0.0684 2,728 0.0884
207YX0007X - Plastic Surgery within the Head & Neck 13 0.0287 710 0.0230
2082S0099X - Plastic Surgery Within the Head and Neck 6 0.0132 405 0.0131
2083P0500X - Preventive Medicine/Occupational Environmental Medicine 9 0.0199 1,346 0.0436
207NS0135X - Procedural Dermatology 29 0.0640 1,711 0.0554
2084P0800X - Psychiatry 542 1.1956 52,938 1.7146
2083P0901X - Public Health & General Preventive Medicine 18 0.0397 2,211 0.0716
207RP1001X - Pulmonary Disease 206 0.4544 15,470 0.5011
2085R0001X - Radiation Oncology 74 0.1632 6,606 0.2140
207VE0102X - Reproductive Endocrinology 11 0.0243 1,624 0.0526
207RR0500X - Rheumatology 93 0.2051 6,650 0.2154
207RS0012X - Sleep Medicine 18 0.0397 2,190 0.0709
2084S0012X - Sleep Medicine 8 0.0176 789 0.0256
207QS0010X - Sports Medicine 20 0.0441 2,309 0.0748
207XX0005X - Sports Medicine 52 0.1147 3,554 0.1151
2081S0010X - Sports Medicine 8 0.0176 693 0.0224
2086S0105X - Surgery of the Hand 7 0.0154 620 0.0201
2086S0102X - Surgical Critical Care 28 0.0618 2,006 0.0650
2086X0206X - Surgical Oncology 28 0.0618 1,771 0.0574
2085R0203X - Therapeutic Radiology 7 0.0154 838 0.0271
2086S0127X - Trauma Surgery 15 0.0331 1,577 0.0511
2083P0011X - Undersea and Hyperbaric Medicine 6 0.0132 367 0.0119
207PE0005X - Undersea and Hyperbaric Medicine 15 0.0331 358 0.0116
2085R0204X - Vascular & Interventional Radiology 36 0.0794 4,788 0.1551
2084V0102X - Vascular Neurology 6 0.0132 620 0.0201
2086S0129X - Vascular Surgery 60 0.1324 5,272 0.1708