Physician Statistics for LOUISIANA

Total Active Physicians

Total Physicians Physicians per Capita National Total Physicians National Physicians per Capita
15,297 33.74 1,217,583 39.44

Total Physicians by Gender

Total Female Total Male National Total Female National Total Male
4,390 10,907 406,308 819,041
28.70% 71.30% 33.16% 66.84%

Primary Care Physicians

Taxonomy Total Taxonomy Taxonomy per Capita National Total Taxonomy National Taxonomy per Capita
Family Medicine 1,593 3.51 140,151 4.54
General Practice 192 0.42 14,948 0.48
Internal Medicine 1,879 4.14 169,764 5.50
Obstetrics & Gynecology 621 1.37 43,657 1.41
Pediatrics 1,055 2.33 78,764 2.55

Physicians by Specialty

Taxonomy Total Taxonomy Taxonomy per Capita National Total Taxonomy National Taxonomy per Capita
207QA0401X - Addiction Medicine 7 0.0154 672 0.0218
2084A0401X - Addiction Medicine 12 0.0265 661 0.0214
2084P0802X - Addiction Psychiatry 13 0.0287 1,104 0.0358
207RA0000X - Adolescent Medicine 7 0.0154 528 0.0171
2080A0000X - Adolescent Medicine 52 0.1147 3,333 0.1080
207QA0505X - Adult Medicine 21 0.0463 2,511 0.0813
207ZP0101X - Anatomic Pathology 32 0.0706 3,074 0.0996
207ZP0102X - Anatomic Pathology & Clinical Pathology 265 0.5846 16,345 0.5294
207ZB0001X - Blood Banking & Transfusion Medicine 9 0.0199 701 0.0227
2085B0100X - Body Imaging 28 0.0618 2,559 0.0829
207RC0000X - Cardiovascular Disease 553 1.2198 30,530 0.9888
2084P0804X - Child & Adolescent Psychiatry 104 0.2294 8,644 0.2800
207NI0002X - Clinical & Laboratory Dermatological Immunology 8 0.0176 253 0.0082
207RC0001X - Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology 39 0.0860 2,874 0.0931
207SG0201X - Clinical Genetics (M.D.) 8 0.0176 1,034 0.0335
2084N0600X - Clinical Neurophysiology 9 0.0199 1,191 0.0386
207ZP0105X - Clinical Pathology/Laboratory Medicine 10 0.0221 1,702 0.0551
207RC0200X - Critical Care Medicine 81 0.1787 8,559 0.2772
207LC0200X - Critical Care Medicine 9 0.0199 1,690 0.0547
207ZC0500X - Cytopathology 20 0.0441 1,632 0.0529
207ZD0900X - Dermatopathology 12 0.0265 890 0.0288
207ND0900X - Dermatopathology 8 0.0176 1,190 0.0385
2085R0202X - Diagnostic Radiology 517 1.1404 45,804 1.4836
207PE0004X - Emergency Medical Services 67 0.1478 4,429 0.1435
207RE0101X - Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism 97 0.2140 8,411 0.2724
207YS0123X - Facial Plastic Surgery 17 0.0375 794 0.0257
207VF0040X - Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery 6 0.0132 568 0.0184
207XX0004X - Foot and Ankle Surgery 11 0.0243 954 0.0309
2084F0202X - Forensic Psychiatry 16 0.0353 1,038 0.0336
207RG0100X - Gastroenterology 235 0.5184 17,115 0.5543
207RG0300X - Geriatric Medicine 41 0.0904 5,654 0.1831
207QG0300X - Geriatric Medicine 15 0.0331 2,423 0.0785
2084P0805X - Geriatric Psychiatry 14 0.0309 1,527 0.0495
207VX0201X - Gynecologic Oncology 12 0.0265 1,551 0.0502
207VG0400X - Gynecology 48 0.1059 4,880 0.1581
207XS0106X - Hand Surgery 30 0.0662 2,646 0.0857
207ZH0000X - Hematology 9 0.0199 976 0.0316
207RH0000X - Hematology 7 0.0154 1,460 0.0473
207RH0003X - Hematology & Oncology 178 0.3926 12,858 0.4165
207RI0008X - Hepatology 10 0.0221 510 0.0165
207RH0002X - Hospice and Palliative Medicine 15 0.0331 1,461 0.0473
207RI0200X - Infectious Disease 110 0.2426 9,340 0.3025
207RI0011X - Interventional Cardiology 141 0.3110 5,854 0.1896
208VP0014X - Interventional Pain Medicine 52 0.1147 2,802 0.0908
207VM0101X - Maternal & Fetal Medicine 26 0.0574 2,695 0.0873
207RX0202X - Medical Oncology 27 0.0596 4,437 0.1437
207ND0101X - MOHS-Micrographic Surgery 20 0.0441 1,467 0.0475
2080N0001X - Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine 94 0.2074 6,351 0.2057
207RN0300X - Nephrology 190 0.4191 11,933 0.3865
2084N0400X - Neurology 211 0.4654 19,459 0.6303
2084N0402X - Neurology with Special Qualifications in Child Neurology 25 0.0551 2,003 0.0649
2085N0700X - Neuroradiology 22 0.0485 2,963 0.0960
207UN0901X - Nuclear Cardiology 14 0.0309 1,094 0.0354
2085N0904X - Nuclear Radiology 6 0.0132 1,789 0.0579
207RB0002X - Obesity Medicine 6 0.0132 104 0.0034
207VX0000X - Obstetrics 24 0.0529 1,790 0.0580
2083X0100X - Occupational Medicine 33 0.0728 3,080 0.0998
207XS0117X - Orthopaedic Surgery of the Spine 25 0.0551 2,271 0.0736
207XX0801X - Orthopaedic Trauma 9 0.0199 1,107 0.0359
207YX0602X - Otolaryngic Allergy 9 0.0199 390 0.0126
207YX0905X - Otolaryngology/Facial Plastic Surgery 18 0.0397 1,053 0.0341
207YX0901X - Otology & Neurotology 10 0.0221 465 0.0151
2081P2900X - Pain Medicine 35 0.0772 2,071 0.0671
207LP2900X - Pain Medicine 62 0.1368 6,216 0.2013
208VP0000X - Pain Medicine 12 0.0265 1,735 0.0562
2080P0201X - Pediatric Allergy/Immunology 11 0.0243 584 0.0189
207LP3000X - Pediatric Anesthesiology 10 0.0221 1,668 0.0540
2080P0202X - Pediatric Cardiology 41 0.0904 3,073 0.0995
2080P0203X - Pediatric Critical Care Medicine 37 0.0816 2,732 0.0885
2080P0204X - Pediatric Emergency Medicine 26 0.0574 2,252 0.0729
207PP0204X - Pediatric Emergency Medicine 32 0.0706 1,011 0.0327
2080P0205X - Pediatric Endocrinology 23 0.0507 1,708 0.0553
2080P0206X - Pediatric Gastroenterology 34 0.0750 1,759 0.0570
2080P0207X - Pediatric Hematology-Oncology 27 0.0596 2,938 0.0952
2080P0208X - Pediatric Infectious Diseases 24 0.0529 1,317 0.0427
2080P0210X - Pediatric Nephrology 16 0.0353 870 0.0282
207XP3100X - Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgery 15 0.0331 778 0.0252
2080P0214X - Pediatric Pulmonology 25 0.0551 1,293 0.0419
2085P0229X - Pediatric Radiology 8 0.0176 1,714 0.0555
2086S0120X - Pediatric Surgery 23 0.0507 1,444 0.0468
2088P0231X - Pediatric Urology 6 0.0132 451 0.0146
2086S0122X - Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery 31 0.0684 2,697 0.0874
207YX0007X - Plastic Surgery within the Head & Neck 13 0.0287 702 0.0227
2082S0099X - Plastic Surgery Within the Head and Neck 6 0.0132 403 0.0131
2083P0500X - Preventive Medicine/Occupational Environmental Medicine 9 0.0199 1,343 0.0435
207NS0135X - Procedural Dermatology 29 0.0640 1,713 0.0555
2084P0800X - Psychiatry 539 1.1890 52,646 1.7052
2083P0901X - Public Health & General Preventive Medicine 18 0.0397 2,186 0.0708
207RP1001X - Pulmonary Disease 199 0.4390 15,261 0.4943
2085R0001X - Radiation Oncology 70 0.1544 6,552 0.2122
207VE0102X - Reproductive Endocrinology 11 0.0243 1,615 0.0523
207RR0500X - Rheumatology 93 0.2051 6,595 0.2136
207RS0012X - Sleep Medicine 19 0.0419 2,145 0.0695
2084S0012X - Sleep Medicine 8 0.0176 781 0.0253
207QS0010X - Sports Medicine 20 0.0441 2,279 0.0738
207XX0005X - Sports Medicine 49 0.1081 3,516 0.1139
2081S0010X - Sports Medicine 8 0.0176 681 0.0221
2086S0105X - Surgery of the Hand 7 0.0154 615 0.0199
2086S0102X - Surgical Critical Care 27 0.0596 1,958 0.0634
2086X0206X - Surgical Oncology 28 0.0618 1,748 0.0566
2085R0203X - Therapeutic Radiology 7 0.0154 834 0.0270
2086S0127X - Trauma Surgery 16 0.0353 1,556 0.0504
2083P0011X - Undersea and Hyperbaric Medicine 6 0.0132 366 0.0119
207PE0005X - Undersea and Hyperbaric Medicine 15 0.0331 355 0.0115
2085R0204X - Vascular & Interventional Radiology 35 0.0772 4,708 0.1525
2084V0102X - Vascular Neurology 6 0.0132 602 0.0195
2086S0129X - Vascular Surgery 61 0.1346 5,236 0.1696