Physician Statistics for LOUISIANA

Total Active Physicians

Total Physicians Physicians per Capita National Total Physicians National Physicians per Capita
16,790 37.04 1,353,078 43.83

Total Physicians by Gender

Total Female Total Male National Total Female National Total Male
5,020 11,770 469,734 891,355
29.90% 70.10% 34.51% 65.49%

Primary Care Physicians

Taxonomy Total Taxonomy Taxonomy per Capita National Total Taxonomy National Taxonomy per Capita
Family Medicine 1,723 3.80 153,013 4.96
General Practice 209 0.46 16,110 0.52
Internal Medicine 1,993 4.40 185,639 6.01
Obstetrics & Gynecology 668 1.47 47,457 1.54
Pediatrics 1,140 2.51 86,507 2.80

Physicians by Specialty

Taxonomy Total Taxonomy Taxonomy per Capita National Total Taxonomy National Taxonomy per Capita
207QA0401X - Addiction Medicine 8 0.0176 892 0.0289
207RA0401X - Addiction Medicine 8 0.0176 673 0.0218
2084A0401X - Addiction Medicine 18 0.0397 768 0.0249
2084P0802X - Addiction Psychiatry 16 0.0353 1,200 0.0389
2080A0000X - Adolescent Medicine 51 0.1125 3,392 0.1099
207QA0505X - Adult Medicine 21 0.0463 2,676 0.0867
207XS0114X - Adult Reconstructive Orthopaedic Surgery 11 0.0243 1,702 0.0551
207RA0001X - Advanced Heart Failure and Transplant Cardiology 12 0.0265 626 0.0203
207ZP0101X - Anatomic Pathology 32 0.0706 3,367 0.1091
207ZP0102X - Anatomic Pathology & Clinical Pathology 276 0.6088 17,744 0.5747
207ZB0001X - Blood Banking & Transfusion Medicine 10 0.0221 784 0.0254
2085B0100X - Body Imaging 30 0.0662 2,599 0.0842
207RC0000X - Cardiovascular Disease 560 1.2353 32,823 1.0631
2084P0804X - Child & Adolescent Psychiatry 120 0.2647 9,500 0.3077
207NI0002X - Clinical & Laboratory Dermatological Immunology 6 0.0132 259 0.0084
207RC0001X - Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology 39 0.0860 3,346 0.1084
207SG0201X - Clinical Genetics (M.D.) 9 0.0199 1,164 0.0377
2084N0600X - Clinical Neurophysiology 10 0.0221 1,326 0.0429
207ZP0105X - Clinical Pathology/Laboratory Medicine 10 0.0221 1,802 0.0584
207WX0120X - Cornea and External Diseases Specialist 7 0.0154 182 0.0059
207RC0200X - Critical Care Medicine 96 0.2118 10,227 0.3312
207LC0200X - Critical Care Medicine 11 0.0243 2,011 0.0651
207ZC0500X - Cytopathology 18 0.0397 1,740 0.0564
207ZD0900X - Dermatopathology 15 0.0331 977 0.0316
207ND0900X - Dermatopathology 10 0.0221 1,274 0.0413
2080P0006X - Developmental – Behavioral Pediatrics 7 0.0154 1,206 0.0391
2085R0202X - Diagnostic Radiology 568 1.2529 49,984 1.6189
2085U0001X - Diagnostic Ultrasound 7 0.0154 1,663 0.0539
207PE0004X - Emergency Medical Services 64 0.1412 4,505 0.1459
207RE0101X - Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism 100 0.2206 9,324 0.3020
207YS0123X - Facial Plastic Surgery 18 0.0397 867 0.0281
207VF0040X - Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery 7 0.0154 784 0.0254
207XX0004X - Foot and Ankle Surgery 13 0.0287 1,112 0.0360
2084F0202X - Forensic Psychiatry 18 0.0397 1,080 0.0350
207RG0100X - Gastroenterology 246 0.5426 19,009 0.6157
207RG0300X - Geriatric Medicine 49 0.1081 6,043 0.1957
207QG0300X - Geriatric Medicine 17 0.0375 2,596 0.0841
2084P0805X - Geriatric Psychiatry 15 0.0331 1,590 0.0515
207VX0201X - Gynecologic Oncology 20 0.0441 1,780 0.0577
207VG0400X - Gynecology 55 0.1213 4,982 0.1614
207XS0106X - Hand Surgery 36 0.0794 2,984 0.0966
207ZH0000X - Hematology 10 0.0221 1,096 0.0355
207RH0003X - Hematology & Oncology 193 0.4257 14,302 0.4632
207RI0008X - Hepatology 11 0.0243 596 0.0193
207RH0002X - Hospice and Palliative Medicine 19 0.0419 2,086 0.0676
207RI0200X - Infectious Disease 121 0.2669 10,364 0.3357
207RI0011X - Interventional Cardiology 179 0.3948 7,109 0.2303
208VP0014X - Interventional Pain Medicine 63 0.1390 3,270 0.1059
207VM0101X - Maternal & Fetal Medicine 41 0.0904 3,046 0.0987
207RX0202X - Medical Oncology 29 0.0640 5,072 0.1643
207ND0101X - MOHS-Micrographic Surgery 21 0.0463 1,659 0.0537
2080N0001X - Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine 108 0.2382 7,128 0.2309
207RN0300X - Nephrology 207 0.4566 13,158 0.4262
2084N0400X - Neurology 241 0.5316 22,194 0.7188
2084N0402X - Neurology with Special Qualifications in Child Neurology 27 0.0596 2,356 0.0763
2085N0700X - Neuroradiology 25 0.0551 3,222 0.1044
207UN0901X - Nuclear Cardiology 11 0.0243 1,169 0.0379
2085N0904X - Nuclear Radiology 9 0.0199 1,773 0.0574
207RB0002X - Obesity Medicine 6 0.0132 125 0.0040
207VX0000X - Obstetrics 28 0.0618 1,976 0.0640
2083X0100X - Occupational Medicine 36 0.0794 3,230 0.1046
207XS0117X - Orthopaedic Surgery of the Spine 29 0.0640 2,529 0.0819
207XX0801X - Orthopaedic Trauma 13 0.0287 1,284 0.0416
207YX0602X - Otolaryngic Allergy 10 0.0221 402 0.0130
207YX0905X - Otolaryngology/Facial Plastic Surgery 16 0.0353 1,116 0.0361
207YX0901X - Otology & Neurotology 12 0.0265 515 0.0167
207LP2900X - Pain Medicine 68 0.1500 7,102 0.2300
2081P2900X - Pain Medicine 37 0.0816 2,331 0.0755
208VP0000X - Pain Medicine 13 0.0287 2,012 0.0652
2080P0201X - Pediatric Allergy/Immunology 13 0.0287 670 0.0217
207LP3000X - Pediatric Anesthesiology 14 0.0309 2,085 0.0675
2080P0202X - Pediatric Cardiology 55 0.1213 3,569 0.1156
2080P0203X - Pediatric Critical Care Medicine 49 0.1081 3,249 0.1052
2080P0204X - Pediatric Emergency Medicine 31 0.0684 2,787 0.0903
207PP0204X - Pediatric Emergency Medicine 33 0.0728 1,149 0.0372
2080P0205X - Pediatric Endocrinology 24 0.0529 1,937 0.0627
2080P0206X - Pediatric Gastroenterology 35 0.0772 2,100 0.0680
2080P0207X - Pediatric Hematology-Oncology 30 0.0662 3,344 0.1083
2080P0208X - Pediatric Infectious Diseases 24 0.0529 1,480 0.0479
2080P0210X - Pediatric Nephrology 17 0.0375 979 0.0317
207XP3100X - Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgery 21 0.0463 961 0.0311
207YP0228X - Pediatric Otolaryngology 9 0.0199 814 0.0264
2080P0214X - Pediatric Pulmonology 29 0.0640 1,456 0.0472
2085P0229X - Pediatric Radiology 7 0.0154 1,840 0.0596
2086S0120X - Pediatric Surgery 24 0.0529 1,678 0.0543
2088P0231X - Pediatric Urology 6 0.0132 555 0.0180
2086S0122X - Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery 36 0.0794 3,006 0.0974
207YX0007X - Plastic Surgery within the Head & Neck 14 0.0309 767 0.0248
2082S0099X - Plastic Surgery Within the Head and Neck 6 0.0132 418 0.0135
2083P0500X - Preventive Medicine/Occupational Environmental Medicine 8 0.0176 1,396 0.0452
207NS0135X - Procedural Dermatology 27 0.0596 1,782 0.0577
2084P0800X - Psychiatry 589 1.2993 56,813 1.8401
2083P0901X - Public Health & General Preventive Medicine 18 0.0397 2,371 0.0768
207RP1001X - Pulmonary Disease 215 0.4743 16,915 0.5479
2085R0001X - Radiation Oncology 78 0.1721 7,211 0.2336
207VE0102X - Reproductive Endocrinology 12 0.0265 1,765 0.0572
207WX0107X - Retina Specialist 31 0.0684 1,464 0.0474
207RR0500X - Rheumatology 98 0.2162 7,276 0.2357
207RS0012X - Sleep Medicine 21 0.0463 2,487 0.0806
2084S0012X - Sleep Medicine 8 0.0176 878 0.0284
2081S0010X - Sports Medicine 15 0.0331 1,032 0.0334
207QS0010X - Sports Medicine 22 0.0485 2,703 0.0875
207XX0005X - Sports Medicine 60 0.1324 3,992 0.1293
2086S0105X - Surgery of the Hand 10 0.0221 709 0.0230
2086S0102X - Surgical Critical Care 36 0.0794 2,421 0.0784
2086X0206X - Surgical Oncology 29 0.0640 2,016 0.0653
2085R0203X - Therapeutic Radiology 7 0.0154 826 0.0268
2086S0127X - Trauma Surgery 15 0.0331 1,834 0.0594
2083P0011X - Undersea and Hyperbaric Medicine 8 0.0176 440 0.0143
207PE0005X - Undersea and Hyperbaric Medicine 17 0.0375 382 0.0124
2085R0204X - Vascular & Interventional Radiology 46 0.1015 5,556 0.1800
2084V0102X - Vascular Neurology 7 0.0154 782 0.0253
2086S0129X - Vascular Surgery 66 0.1456 5,827 0.1887