Physician Statistics for LOUISIANA

Total Active Physicians

Total Physicians Physicians per Capita National Total Physicians National Physicians per Capita
15,953 35.19 1,277,297 41.37

Total Physicians by Gender

Total Female Total Male National Total Female National Total Male
4,677 11,276 434,086 851,037
29.32% 70.68% 33.78% 66.22%

Primary Care Physicians

Taxonomy Total Taxonomy Taxonomy per Capita National Total Taxonomy National Taxonomy per Capita
Family Medicine 1,658 3.66 145,739 4.72
General Practice 199 0.44 15,599 0.51
Internal Medicine 1,921 4.24 176,560 5.72
Obstetrics & Gynecology 645 1.42 45,219 1.46
Pediatrics 1,089 2.40 82,075 2.66

Physicians by Specialty

Taxonomy Total Taxonomy Taxonomy per Capita National Total Taxonomy National Taxonomy per Capita
207QA0401X - Addiction Medicine 8 0.0176 752 0.0244
207RA0401X - Addiction Medicine 6 0.0132 562 0.0182
2084A0401X - Addiction Medicine 15 0.0331 693 0.0224
2084P0802X - Addiction Psychiatry 14 0.0309 1,150 0.0372
2080A0000X - Adolescent Medicine 51 0.1125 3,369 0.1091
207QA0505X - Adult Medicine 22 0.0485 2,564 0.0830
207XS0114X - Adult Reconstructive Orthopaedic Surgery 8 0.0176 1,595 0.0517
207RA0001X - Advanced Heart Failure and Transplant Cardiology 10 0.0221 419 0.0136
207ZP0101X - Anatomic Pathology 34 0.0750 3,202 0.1037
207ZP0102X - Anatomic Pathology & Clinical Pathology 272 0.6000 17,011 0.5510
207ZB0001X - Blood Banking & Transfusion Medicine 9 0.0199 731 0.0237
2085B0100X - Body Imaging 28 0.0618 2,563 0.0830
207RC0000X - Cardiovascular Disease 555 1.2243 31,483 1.0197
2084P0804X - Child & Adolescent Psychiatry 108 0.2382 8,985 0.2910
207NI0002X - Clinical & Laboratory Dermatological Immunology 8 0.0176 256 0.0083
207RC0001X - Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology 38 0.0838 3,086 0.1000
207SG0201X - Clinical Genetics (M.D.) 8 0.0176 1,084 0.0351
2084N0600X - Clinical Neurophysiology 9 0.0199 1,250 0.0405
207ZP0105X - Clinical Pathology/Laboratory Medicine 10 0.0221 1,731 0.0561
207RC0200X - Critical Care Medicine 89 0.1963 9,366 0.3034
207LC0200X - Critical Care Medicine 11 0.0243 1,822 0.0590
207ZC0500X - Cytopathology 20 0.0441 1,668 0.0540
207ZD0900X - Dermatopathology 12 0.0265 938 0.0304
207ND0900X - Dermatopathology 8 0.0176 1,228 0.0398
2080P0006X - Developmental – Behavioral Pediatrics 6 0.0132 1,112 0.0360
2085R0202X - Diagnostic Radiology 542 1.1956 47,568 1.5407
2085U0001X - Diagnostic Ultrasound 6 0.0132 1,664 0.0539
207PE0004X - Emergency Medical Services 65 0.1434 4,449 0.1441
207RE0101X - Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism 97 0.2140 8,846 0.2865
207YS0123X - Facial Plastic Surgery 18 0.0397 828 0.0268
207VF0040X - Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery 7 0.0154 667 0.0216
207XX0004X - Foot and Ankle Surgery 11 0.0243 1,031 0.0334
2084F0202X - Forensic Psychiatry 17 0.0375 1,050 0.0340
207RG0100X - Gastroenterology 238 0.5250 17,905 0.5799
207RG0300X - Geriatric Medicine 45 0.0993 5,825 0.1887
207QG0300X - Geriatric Medicine 16 0.0353 2,516 0.0815
2084P0805X - Geriatric Psychiatry 14 0.0309 1,561 0.0506
207VX0201X - Gynecologic Oncology 12 0.0265 1,637 0.0530
207VG0400X - Gynecology 48 0.1059 4,919 0.1593
207XS0106X - Hand Surgery 34 0.0750 2,810 0.0910
207ZH0000X - Hematology 10 0.0221 1,041 0.0337
207RH0003X - Hematology & Oncology 182 0.4015 13,515 0.4377
207RI0008X - Hepatology 11 0.0243 548 0.0177
207RH0002X - Hospice and Palliative Medicine 16 0.0353 1,722 0.0558
207RI0200X - Infectious Disease 114 0.2515 9,763 0.3162
207RI0011X - Interventional Cardiology 148 0.3265 6,414 0.2077
208VP0014X - Interventional Pain Medicine 56 0.1235 3,072 0.0995
207VM0101X - Maternal & Fetal Medicine 37 0.0816 2,842 0.0920
207RX0202X - Medical Oncology 28 0.0618 4,779 0.1548
207ND0101X - MOHS-Micrographic Surgery 21 0.0463 1,543 0.0500
2080N0001X - Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine 100 0.2206 6,705 0.2172
207RN0300X - Nephrology 200 0.4412 12,503 0.4050
2084N0400X - Neurology 227 0.5007 20,495 0.6638
2084N0402X - Neurology with Special Qualifications in Child Neurology 29 0.0640 2,175 0.0704
2085N0700X - Neuroradiology 25 0.0551 3,038 0.0984
207UN0901X - Nuclear Cardiology 14 0.0309 1,126 0.0365
2085N0904X - Nuclear Radiology 8 0.0176 1,758 0.0569
207RB0002X - Obesity Medicine 6 0.0132 106 0.0034
207VX0000X - Obstetrics 26 0.0574 1,859 0.0602
2083X0100X - Occupational Medicine 35 0.0772 3,159 0.1023
207XS0117X - Orthopaedic Surgery of the Spine 27 0.0596 2,395 0.0776
207XX0801X - Orthopaedic Trauma 9 0.0199 1,193 0.0386
207YX0602X - Otolaryngic Allergy 9 0.0199 394 0.0128
207YX0905X - Otolaryngology/Facial Plastic Surgery 17 0.0375 1,085 0.0351
207YX0901X - Otology & Neurotology 11 0.0243 492 0.0159
2081P2900X - Pain Medicine 34 0.0750 2,191 0.0710
207LP2900X - Pain Medicine 66 0.1456 6,663 0.2158
208VP0000X - Pain Medicine 15 0.0331 1,876 0.0608
2080P0201X - Pediatric Allergy/Immunology 12 0.0265 627 0.0203
207LP3000X - Pediatric Anesthesiology 10 0.0221 1,859 0.0602
2080P0202X - Pediatric Cardiology 47 0.1037 3,329 0.1078
2080P0203X - Pediatric Critical Care Medicine 47 0.1037 2,973 0.0963
2080P0204X - Pediatric Emergency Medicine 28 0.0618 2,459 0.0796
207PP0204X - Pediatric Emergency Medicine 34 0.0750 1,064 0.0345
2080P0205X - Pediatric Endocrinology 22 0.0485 1,819 0.0589
2080P0206X - Pediatric Gastroenterology 33 0.0728 1,908 0.0618
2080P0207X - Pediatric Hematology-Oncology 29 0.0640 3,116 0.1009
2080P0208X - Pediatric Infectious Diseases 25 0.0551 1,407 0.0456
2080P0210X - Pediatric Nephrology 15 0.0331 913 0.0296
207XP3100X - Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgery 19 0.0419 861 0.0279
2080P0214X - Pediatric Pulmonology 26 0.0574 1,365 0.0442
2085P0229X - Pediatric Radiology 7 0.0154 1,754 0.0568
2086S0120X - Pediatric Surgery 24 0.0529 1,576 0.0510
2088P0231X - Pediatric Urology 6 0.0132 505 0.0164
2086S0122X - Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery 33 0.0728 2,833 0.0918
207YX0007X - Plastic Surgery within the Head & Neck 13 0.0287 727 0.0235
2082S0099X - Plastic Surgery Within the Head and Neck 6 0.0132 409 0.0132
2083P0500X - Preventive Medicine/Occupational Environmental Medicine 8 0.0176 1,373 0.0445
207NS0135X - Procedural Dermatology 29 0.0640 1,741 0.0564
2084P0800X - Psychiatry 545 1.2022 54,133 1.7533
2083P0901X - Public Health & General Preventive Medicine 18 0.0397 2,292 0.0742
207RP1001X - Pulmonary Disease 208 0.4588 16,031 0.5192
2085R0001X - Radiation Oncology 76 0.1676 6,860 0.2222
207VE0102X - Reproductive Endocrinology 12 0.0265 1,664 0.0539
207WX0107X - Retina Specialist 28 0.0618 1,165 0.0377
207RR0500X - Rheumatology 98 0.2162 6,896 0.2234
207RS0012X - Sleep Medicine 20 0.0441 2,317 0.0750
2084S0012X - Sleep Medicine 6 0.0132 825 0.0267
207QS0010X - Sports Medicine 21 0.0463 2,466 0.0799
207XX0005X - Sports Medicine 54 0.1191 3,704 0.1200
2081S0010X - Sports Medicine 13 0.0287 858 0.0278
2086S0105X - Surgery of the Hand 9 0.0199 657 0.0213
2086S0102X - Surgical Critical Care 29 0.0640 2,179 0.0706
2086X0206X - Surgical Oncology 28 0.0618 1,876 0.0608
2085R0203X - Therapeutic Radiology 7 0.0154 828 0.0268
2086S0127X - Trauma Surgery 16 0.0353 1,698 0.0550
2083P0011X - Undersea and Hyperbaric Medicine 7 0.0154 381 0.0123
207PE0005X - Undersea and Hyperbaric Medicine 15 0.0331 365 0.0118
2085R0204X - Vascular & Interventional Radiology 39 0.0860 4,994 0.1618
2084V0102X - Vascular Neurology 6 0.0132 679 0.0220
2086S0129X - Vascular Surgery 63 0.1390 5,487 0.1777