Physician Statistics for LOUISIANA

Total Active Physicians

Total Physicians Physicians per Capita National Total Physicians National Physicians per Capita
17,019 37.54 1,367,691 44.30

Total Physicians by Gender

Total Female Total Male National Total Female National Total Male
5,131 11,888 476,883 898,876
30.15% 69.85% 34.66% 65.34%

Primary Care Physicians

Taxonomy Total Taxonomy Taxonomy per Capita National Total Taxonomy National Taxonomy per Capita
Family Medicine 1,750 3.86 154,811 5.01
General Practice 214 0.47 16,149 0.52
Internal Medicine 2,032 4.48 187,238 6.06
Obstetrics & Gynecology 677 1.49 47,856 1.55
Pediatrics 1,150 2.54 87,230 2.83

Physicians by Specialty

Taxonomy Total Taxonomy Taxonomy per Capita National Total Taxonomy National Taxonomy per Capita
207QA0401X - Addiction Medicine 8 0.0176 897 0.0291
207RA0401X - Addiction Medicine 8 0.0176 686 0.0222
2084A0401X - Addiction Medicine 18 0.0397 777 0.0252
2084P0802X - Addiction Psychiatry 18 0.0397 1,213 0.0393
2080A0000X - Adolescent Medicine 51 0.1125 3,395 0.1100
207QA0505X - Adult Medicine 21 0.0463 2,702 0.0875
207XS0114X - Adult Reconstructive Orthopaedic Surgery 11 0.0243 1,724 0.0558
207RA0001X - Advanced Heart Failure and Transplant Cardiology 13 0.0287 668 0.0216
207ZP0101X - Anatomic Pathology 32 0.0706 3,398 0.1101
207ZP0102X - Anatomic Pathology & Clinical Pathology 277 0.6110 17,870 0.5788
207ZB0001X - Blood Banking & Transfusion Medicine 10 0.0221 792 0.0257
2085B0100X - Body Imaging 30 0.0662 2,610 0.0845
207RC0000X - Cardiovascular Disease 560 1.2353 33,132 1.0731
2084P0804X - Child & Adolescent Psychiatry 118 0.2603 9,578 0.3102
207NI0002X - Clinical & Laboratory Dermatological Immunology 6 0.0132 255 0.0083
207RC0001X - Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology 39 0.0860 3,399 0.1101
207SG0201X - Clinical Genetics (M.D.) 9 0.0199 1,175 0.0381
2084N0600X - Clinical Neurophysiology 10 0.0221 1,335 0.0432
207ZP0105X - Clinical Pathology/Laboratory Medicine 10 0.0221 1,812 0.0587
207WX0120X - Cornea and External Diseases Specialist 6 0.0132 195 0.0063
207RC0200X - Critical Care Medicine 97 0.2140 10,437 0.3380
207LC0200X - Critical Care Medicine 12 0.0265 2,047 0.0663
207ZC0500X - Cytopathology 18 0.0397 1,751 0.0567
207ZD0900X - Dermatopathology 15 0.0331 984 0.0319
207ND0900X - Dermatopathology 10 0.0221 1,280 0.0415
2085R0202X - Diagnostic Radiology 571 1.2595 50,375 1.6316
2085U0001X - Diagnostic Ultrasound 7 0.0154 1,662 0.0538
207PE0004X - Emergency Medical Services 65 0.1434 4,521 0.1464
207RE0101X - Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism 101 0.2228 9,419 0.3051
207YS0123X - Facial Plastic Surgery 18 0.0397 876 0.0284
207VF0040X - Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery 7 0.0154 797 0.0258
207XX0004X - Foot and Ankle Surgery 13 0.0287 1,121 0.0363
2084F0202X - Forensic Psychiatry 18 0.0397 1,082 0.0350
207RG0100X - Gastroenterology 249 0.5493 19,195 0.6217
207RG0300X - Geriatric Medicine 48 0.1059 6,082 0.1970
207QG0300X - Geriatric Medicine 17 0.0375 2,611 0.0846
2084P0805X - Geriatric Psychiatry 15 0.0331 1,596 0.0517
207VX0201X - Gynecologic Oncology 22 0.0485 1,812 0.0587
207VG0400X - Gynecology 54 0.1191 5,004 0.1621
207XS0106X - Hand Surgery 37 0.0816 3,022 0.0979
207ZH0000X - Hematology 10 0.0221 1,095 0.0355
207RH0003X - Hematology & Oncology 203 0.4478 14,474 0.4688
207RI0008X - Hepatology 11 0.0243 602 0.0195
207RH0002X - Hospice and Palliative Medicine 22 0.0485 2,157 0.0699
207RI0200X - Infectious Disease 120 0.2647 10,479 0.3394
207RI0011X - Interventional Cardiology 182 0.4015 7,240 0.2345
208VP0014X - Interventional Pain Medicine 66 0.1456 3,300 0.1069
207VM0101X - Maternal & Fetal Medicine 42 0.0926 3,083 0.0999
207RX0202X - Medical Oncology 30 0.0662 5,140 0.1665
207ND0101X - MOHS-Micrographic Surgery 21 0.0463 1,679 0.0544
2080N0001X - Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine 109 0.2404 7,225 0.2340
207RN0300X - Nephrology 216 0.4765 13,279 0.4301
2084N0400X - Neurology 241 0.5316 22,481 0.7281
2084N0402X - Neurology with Special Qualifications in Child Neurology 27 0.0596 2,397 0.0776
2085N0700X - Neuroradiology 25 0.0551 3,260 0.1056
207UN0901X - Nuclear Cardiology 11 0.0243 1,175 0.0381
2085N0904X - Nuclear Radiology 9 0.0199 1,771 0.0574
207RB0002X - Obesity Medicine 6 0.0132 126 0.0041
207VX0000X - Obstetrics 28 0.0618 1,995 0.0646
2083X0100X - Occupational Medicine 36 0.0794 3,253 0.1054
207XS0117X - Orthopaedic Surgery of the Spine 29 0.0640 2,572 0.0833
207XX0801X - Orthopaedic Trauma 13 0.0287 1,319 0.0427
207YX0602X - Otolaryngic Allergy 10 0.0221 403 0.0131
207YX0905X - Otolaryngology/Facial Plastic Surgery 16 0.0353 1,122 0.0363
207YX0901X - Otology & Neurotology 12 0.0265 515 0.0167
2081P2900X - Pain Medicine 37 0.0816 2,361 0.0765
207LP2900X - Pain Medicine 71 0.1566 7,192 0.2329
208VP0000X - Pain Medicine 13 0.0287 2,037 0.0660
2080P0201X - Pediatric Allergy/Immunology 14 0.0309 675 0.0219
207LP3000X - Pediatric Anesthesiology 15 0.0331 2,122 0.0687
2080P0202X - Pediatric Cardiology 55 0.1213 3,610 0.1169
2080P0203X - Pediatric Critical Care Medicine 57 0.1257 3,306 0.1071
2080P0204X - Pediatric Emergency Medicine 32 0.0706 2,852 0.0924
207PP0204X - Pediatric Emergency Medicine 33 0.0728 1,162 0.0376
2080P0205X - Pediatric Endocrinology 25 0.0551 1,956 0.0634
2080P0206X - Pediatric Gastroenterology 36 0.0794 2,143 0.0694
2080P0207X - Pediatric Hematology-Oncology 30 0.0662 3,391 0.1098
2080P0208X - Pediatric Infectious Diseases 25 0.0551 1,499 0.0486
2080P0210X - Pediatric Nephrology 17 0.0375 990 0.0321
207XP3100X - Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgery 24 0.0529 987 0.0320
207YP0228X - Pediatric Otolaryngology 9 0.0199 823 0.0267
2080P0214X - Pediatric Pulmonology 29 0.0640 1,473 0.0477
2085P0229X - Pediatric Radiology 7 0.0154 1,856 0.0601
2086S0120X - Pediatric Surgery 24 0.0529 1,694 0.0549
2088P0231X - Pediatric Urology 6 0.0132 562 0.0182
2086S0122X - Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery 37 0.0816 3,040 0.0985
207YX0007X - Plastic Surgery within the Head & Neck 14 0.0309 770 0.0249
2082S0099X - Plastic Surgery Within the Head and Neck 6 0.0132 423 0.0137
2083P0500X - Preventive Medicine/Occupational Environmental Medicine 8 0.0176 1,395 0.0452
207NS0135X - Procedural Dermatology 26 0.0574 1,786 0.0578
2084P0800X - Psychiatry 593 1.3081 57,267 1.8548
2083P0901X - Public Health & General Preventive Medicine 18 0.0397 2,376 0.0770
207RP1001X - Pulmonary Disease 221 0.4875 17,133 0.5549
2085R0001X - Radiation Oncology 81 0.1787 7,296 0.2363
207VE0102X - Reproductive Endocrinology 12 0.0265 1,775 0.0575
207WX0107X - Retina Specialist 31 0.0684 1,496 0.0485
207RR0500X - Rheumatology 103 0.2272 7,349 0.2380
207RS0012X - Sleep Medicine 20 0.0441 2,516 0.0815
2084S0012X - Sleep Medicine 8 0.0176 887 0.0287
207QS0010X - Sports Medicine 22 0.0485 2,779 0.0900
207XX0005X - Sports Medicine 59 0.1301 4,058 0.1314
2081S0010X - Sports Medicine 15 0.0331 1,062 0.0344
2086S0105X - Surgery of the Hand 10 0.0221 712 0.0231
2086S0102X - Surgical Critical Care 36 0.0794 2,480 0.0803
2086X0206X - Surgical Oncology 29 0.0640 2,058 0.0667
2085R0203X - Therapeutic Radiology 7 0.0154 826 0.0268
2086S0127X - Trauma Surgery 15 0.0331 1,866 0.0604
2083P0011X - Undersea and Hyperbaric Medicine 8 0.0176 450 0.0146
207PE0005X - Undersea and Hyperbaric Medicine 17 0.0375 381 0.0123
2085R0204X - Vascular & Interventional Radiology 45 0.0993 5,660 0.1833
2084V0102X - Vascular Neurology 8 0.0176 804 0.0260
2086S0129X - Vascular Surgery 67 0.1478 5,899 0.1911