Physician Statistics for LOUISIANA

Total Active Physicians

Total Physicians Physicians per Capita National Total Physicians National Physicians per Capita
16,579 36.57 1,326,417 42.96

Total Physicians by Gender

Total Female Total Male National Total Female National Total Male
4,965 11,614 457,518 876,834
29.95% 70.05% 34.29% 65.71%

Primary Care Physicians

Taxonomy Total Taxonomy Taxonomy per Capita National Total Taxonomy National Taxonomy per Capita
Family Medicine 1,705 3.76 150,580 4.88
General Practice 206 0.45 15,931 0.52
Internal Medicine 1,976 4.36 182,147 5.90
Obstetrics & Gynecology 662 1.46 46,657 1.51
Pediatrics 1,128 2.49 84,865 2.75

Physicians by Specialty

Taxonomy Total Taxonomy Taxonomy per Capita National Total Taxonomy National Taxonomy per Capita
207QA0401X - Addiction Medicine 8 0.0176 836 0.0271
207RA0401X - Addiction Medicine 7 0.0154 639 0.0207
2084A0401X - Addiction Medicine 17 0.0375 740 0.0240
2084P0802X - Addiction Psychiatry 16 0.0353 1,185 0.0384
2080A0000X - Adolescent Medicine 51 0.1125 3,387 0.1097
207QA0505X - Adult Medicine 21 0.0463 2,653 0.0859
207XS0114X - Adult Reconstructive Orthopaedic Surgery 11 0.0243 1,658 0.0537
207RA0001X - Advanced Heart Failure and Transplant Cardiology 13 0.0287 574 0.0186
207ZP0101X - Anatomic Pathology 34 0.0750 3,312 0.1073
207ZP0102X - Anatomic Pathology & Clinical Pathology 275 0.6066 17,518 0.5674
207ZB0001X - Blood Banking & Transfusion Medicine 10 0.0221 772 0.0250
2085B0100X - Body Imaging 29 0.0640 2,590 0.0839
207RC0000X - Cardiovascular Disease 567 1.2507 32,275 1.0454
2084P0804X - Child & Adolescent Psychiatry 119 0.2625 9,355 0.3030
207NI0002X - Clinical & Laboratory Dermatological Immunology 6 0.0132 257 0.0083
207RC0001X - Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology 41 0.0904 3,257 0.1055
207SG0201X - Clinical Genetics (M.D.) 9 0.0199 1,140 0.0369
2084N0600X - Clinical Neurophysiology 9 0.0199 1,304 0.0422
207ZP0105X - Clinical Pathology/Laboratory Medicine 10 0.0221 1,783 0.0577
207RC0200X - Critical Care Medicine 94 0.2074 9,924 0.3214
207LC0200X - Critical Care Medicine 11 0.0243 1,954 0.0633
207ZC0500X - Cytopathology 20 0.0441 1,727 0.0559
207ZD0900X - Dermatopathology 14 0.0309 958 0.0310
207ND0900X - Dermatopathology 10 0.0221 1,252 0.0406
2080P0006X - Developmental – Behavioral Pediatrics 7 0.0154 1,178 0.0382
2085R0202X - Diagnostic Radiology 552 1.2176 49,061 1.5890
2085U0001X - Diagnostic Ultrasound 7 0.0154 1,665 0.0539
207PE0004X - Emergency Medical Services 64 0.1412 4,487 0.1453
207RE0101X - Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism 99 0.2184 9,163 0.2968
207YS0123X - Facial Plastic Surgery 18 0.0397 857 0.0278
207VF0040X - Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery 7 0.0154 751 0.0243
207XX0004X - Foot and Ankle Surgery 12 0.0265 1,092 0.0354
2084F0202X - Forensic Psychiatry 18 0.0397 1,073 0.0348
207RG0100X - Gastroenterology 245 0.5404 18,665 0.6045
207RG0300X - Geriatric Medicine 49 0.1081 5,965 0.1932
207QG0300X - Geriatric Medicine 16 0.0353 2,578 0.0835
2084P0805X - Geriatric Psychiatry 14 0.0309 1,578 0.0511
207VX0201X - Gynecologic Oncology 14 0.0309 1,729 0.0560
207VG0400X - Gynecology 51 0.1125 4,952 0.1604
207XS0106X - Hand Surgery 36 0.0794 2,933 0.0950
207ZH0000X - Hematology 10 0.0221 1,082 0.0350
207RH0003X - Hematology & Oncology 191 0.4213 14,026 0.4543
207RI0008X - Hepatology 11 0.0243 572 0.0185
207RH0002X - Hospice and Palliative Medicine 19 0.0419 1,978 0.0641
207RI0200X - Infectious Disease 121 0.2669 10,165 0.3292
207RI0011X - Interventional Cardiology 171 0.3772 6,871 0.2225
208VP0014X - Interventional Pain Medicine 58 0.1279 3,216 0.1042
207VM0101X - Maternal & Fetal Medicine 39 0.0860 2,989 0.0968
207RX0202X - Medical Oncology 30 0.0662 4,970 0.1610
207ND0101X - MOHS-Micrographic Surgery 21 0.0463 1,627 0.0527
2080N0001X - Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine 107 0.2360 6,989 0.2264
207RN0300X - Nephrology 206 0.4544 12,961 0.4198
2084N0400X - Neurology 241 0.5316 21,534 0.6975
2084N0402X - Neurology with Special Qualifications in Child Neurology 29 0.0640 2,291 0.0742
2085N0700X - Neuroradiology 25 0.0551 3,158 0.1023
207UN0901X - Nuclear Cardiology 12 0.0265 1,153 0.0373
2085N0904X - Nuclear Radiology 7 0.0154 1,767 0.0572
207RB0002X - Obesity Medicine 6 0.0132 125 0.0040
207VX0000X - Obstetrics 27 0.0596 1,932 0.0626
2083X0100X - Occupational Medicine 36 0.0794 3,200 0.1036
207XS0117X - Orthopaedic Surgery of the Spine 29 0.0640 2,478 0.0803
207XX0801X - Orthopaedic Trauma 11 0.0243 1,246 0.0404
207YX0602X - Otolaryngic Allergy 10 0.0221 397 0.0129
207YX0905X - Otolaryngology/Facial Plastic Surgery 15 0.0331 1,105 0.0358
207YX0901X - Otology & Neurotology 12 0.0265 508 0.0165
207LP2900X - Pain Medicine 68 0.1500 6,954 0.2252
2081P2900X - Pain Medicine 35 0.0772 2,278 0.0738
208VP0000X - Pain Medicine 15 0.0331 1,967 0.0637
2080P0201X - Pediatric Allergy/Immunology 12 0.0265 656 0.0212
207LP3000X - Pediatric Anesthesiology 14 0.0309 2,029 0.0657
2080P0202X - Pediatric Cardiology 52 0.1147 3,479 0.1127
2080P0203X - Pediatric Critical Care Medicine 46 0.1015 3,142 0.1018
2080P0204X - Pediatric Emergency Medicine 30 0.0662 2,685 0.0870
207PP0204X - Pediatric Emergency Medicine 35 0.0772 1,128 0.0365
2080P0205X - Pediatric Endocrinology 22 0.0485 1,894 0.0613
2080P0206X - Pediatric Gastroenterology 31 0.0684 2,029 0.0657
2080P0207X - Pediatric Hematology-Oncology 30 0.0662 3,282 0.1063
2080P0208X - Pediatric Infectious Diseases 24 0.0529 1,460 0.0473
2080P0210X - Pediatric Nephrology 17 0.0375 953 0.0309
207XP3100X - Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgery 19 0.0419 931 0.0302
207YP0228X - Pediatric Otolaryngology 7 0.0154 789 0.0256
2080P0214X - Pediatric Pulmonology 28 0.0618 1,414 0.0458
2085P0229X - Pediatric Radiology 7 0.0154 1,819 0.0589
2086S0120X - Pediatric Surgery 23 0.0507 1,644 0.0532
2088P0231X - Pediatric Urology 8 0.0176 533 0.0173
2086S0122X - Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery 35 0.0772 2,937 0.0951
207YX0007X - Plastic Surgery within the Head & Neck 14 0.0309 747 0.0242
2082S0099X - Plastic Surgery Within the Head and Neck 6 0.0132 418 0.0135
2083P0500X - Preventive Medicine/Occupational Environmental Medicine 8 0.0176 1,386 0.0449
207NS0135X - Procedural Dermatology 27 0.0596 1,771 0.0574
2084P0800X - Psychiatry 574 1.2662 55,794 1.8071
2083P0901X - Public Health & General Preventive Medicine 18 0.0397 2,340 0.0758
207RP1001X - Pulmonary Disease 213 0.4698 16,609 0.5380
2085R0001X - Radiation Oncology 76 0.1676 7,111 0.2303
207VE0102X - Reproductive Endocrinology 12 0.0265 1,727 0.0559
207WX0107X - Retina Specialist 31 0.0684 1,353 0.0438
207RR0500X - Rheumatology 99 0.2184 7,152 0.2316
207RS0012X - Sleep Medicine 23 0.0507 2,427 0.0786
2084S0012X - Sleep Medicine 7 0.0154 863 0.0280
2081S0010X - Sports Medicine 13 0.0287 969 0.0314
207QS0010X - Sports Medicine 22 0.0485 2,637 0.0854
207XX0005X - Sports Medicine 60 0.1324 3,886 0.1259
2086S0105X - Surgery of the Hand 9 0.0199 688 0.0223
2086S0102X - Surgical Critical Care 33 0.0728 2,330 0.0755
2086X0206X - Surgical Oncology 27 0.0596 1,964 0.0636
2085R0203X - Therapeutic Radiology 7 0.0154 829 0.0269
207RT0003X - Transplant Hepatology 6 0.0132 189 0.0061
2086S0127X - Trauma Surgery 14 0.0309 1,791 0.0580
2083P0011X - Undersea and Hyperbaric Medicine 8 0.0176 417 0.0135
207PE0005X - Undersea and Hyperbaric Medicine 17 0.0375 380 0.0123
2085R0204X - Vascular & Interventional Radiology 42 0.0926 5,383 0.1744
2084V0102X - Vascular Neurology 7 0.0154 751 0.0243
2086S0129X - Vascular Surgery 66 0.1456 5,721 0.1853