Physician Statistics for LOUISIANA

Total Active Physicians

Total Physicians Physicians per Capita National Total Physicians National Physicians per Capita
16,681 36.80 1,337,025 43.31

Total Physicians by Gender

Total Female Total Male National Total Female National Total Male
4,986 11,695 462,458 882,518
29.89% 70.11% 34.38% 65.62%

Primary Care Physicians

Taxonomy Total Taxonomy Taxonomy per Capita National Total Taxonomy National Taxonomy per Capita
Family Medicine 1,715 3.78 151,469 4.91
General Practice 208 0.46 16,013 0.52
Internal Medicine 1,983 4.37 183,212 5.93
Obstetrics & Gynecology 664 1.46 46,941 1.52
Pediatrics 1,132 2.50 85,379 2.77

Physicians by Specialty

Taxonomy Total Taxonomy Taxonomy per Capita National Total Taxonomy National Taxonomy per Capita
207QA0401X - Addiction Medicine 8 0.0176 867 0.0281
207RA0401X - Addiction Medicine 7 0.0154 657 0.0213
2084A0401X - Addiction Medicine 17 0.0375 747 0.0242
2084P0802X - Addiction Psychiatry 16 0.0353 1,191 0.0386
2080A0000X - Adolescent Medicine 51 0.1125 3,388 0.1097
207QA0505X - Adult Medicine 22 0.0485 2,662 0.0862
207XS0114X - Adult Reconstructive Orthopaedic Surgery 11 0.0243 1,682 0.0545
207RA0001X - Advanced Heart Failure and Transplant Cardiology 12 0.0265 596 0.0193
207ZP0101X - Anatomic Pathology 34 0.0750 3,334 0.1080
207ZP0102X - Anatomic Pathology & Clinical Pathology 277 0.6110 17,562 0.5688
207ZB0001X - Blood Banking & Transfusion Medicine 10 0.0221 777 0.0252
2085B0100X - Body Imaging 30 0.0662 2,587 0.0838
207RC0000X - Cardiovascular Disease 559 1.2331 32,508 1.0529
2084P0804X - Child & Adolescent Psychiatry 119 0.2625 9,425 0.3053
207NI0002X - Clinical & Laboratory Dermatological Immunology 6 0.0132 259 0.0084
207RC0001X - Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology 41 0.0904 3,295 0.1067
207SG0201X - Clinical Genetics (M.D.) 9 0.0199 1,151 0.0373
2084N0600X - Clinical Neurophysiology 10 0.0221 1,316 0.0426
207ZP0105X - Clinical Pathology/Laboratory Medicine 10 0.0221 1,792 0.0580
207WX0120X - Cornea and External Diseases Specialist 7 0.0154 164 0.0053
207RC0200X - Critical Care Medicine 94 0.2074 10,074 0.3263
207LC0200X - Critical Care Medicine 11 0.0243 1,977 0.0640
207ZC0500X - Cytopathology 20 0.0441 1,734 0.0562
207ZD0900X - Dermatopathology 15 0.0331 971 0.0314
207ND0900X - Dermatopathology 10 0.0221 1,264 0.0409
2080P0006X - Developmental – Behavioral Pediatrics 7 0.0154 1,194 0.0387
2085R0202X - Diagnostic Radiology 566 1.2485 49,520 1.6039
2085U0001X - Diagnostic Ultrasound 7 0.0154 1,664 0.0539
207PE0004X - Emergency Medical Services 64 0.1412 4,492 0.1455
207RE0101X - Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism 99 0.2184 9,230 0.2990
207YS0123X - Facial Plastic Surgery 18 0.0397 857 0.0278
207VF0040X - Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery 7 0.0154 767 0.0248
207XX0004X - Foot and Ankle Surgery 12 0.0265 1,094 0.0354
2084F0202X - Forensic Psychiatry 18 0.0397 1,078 0.0349
207RG0100X - Gastroenterology 244 0.5382 18,797 0.6088
207RG0300X - Geriatric Medicine 49 0.1081 6,000 0.1943
207QG0300X - Geriatric Medicine 17 0.0375 2,579 0.0835
2084P0805X - Geriatric Psychiatry 13 0.0287 1,577 0.0511
207VX0201X - Gynecologic Oncology 18 0.0397 1,752 0.0567
207VG0400X - Gynecology 54 0.1191 4,974 0.1611
207XS0106X - Hand Surgery 36 0.0794 2,955 0.0957
207ZH0000X - Hematology 10 0.0221 1,086 0.0352
207RH0003X - Hematology & Oncology 193 0.4257 14,125 0.4575
207RI0008X - Hepatology 11 0.0243 586 0.0190
207RH0002X - Hospice and Palliative Medicine 19 0.0419 2,031 0.0658
207RI0200X - Infectious Disease 121 0.2669 10,229 0.3313
207RI0011X - Interventional Cardiology 173 0.3816 6,987 0.2263
208VP0014X - Interventional Pain Medicine 61 0.1346 3,249 0.1052
207VM0101X - Maternal & Fetal Medicine 39 0.0860 3,012 0.0976
207RX0202X - Medical Oncology 29 0.0640 5,019 0.1626
207ND0101X - MOHS-Micrographic Surgery 21 0.0463 1,644 0.0532
2080N0001X - Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine 108 0.2382 7,057 0.2286
207RN0300X - Nephrology 205 0.4522 13,030 0.4220
2084N0400X - Neurology 241 0.5316 21,803 0.7062
2084N0402X - Neurology with Special Qualifications in Child Neurology 27 0.0596 2,320 0.0751
2085N0700X - Neuroradiology 25 0.0551 3,183 0.1031
207UN0901X - Nuclear Cardiology 11 0.0243 1,169 0.0379
2085N0904X - Nuclear Radiology 9 0.0199 1,772 0.0574
207RB0002X - Obesity Medicine 6 0.0132 125 0.0040
207VX0000X - Obstetrics 28 0.0618 1,948 0.0631
2083X0100X - Occupational Medicine 36 0.0794 3,213 0.1041
207XS0117X - Orthopaedic Surgery of the Spine 29 0.0640 2,505 0.0811
207XX0801X - Orthopaedic Trauma 12 0.0265 1,270 0.0411
207YX0602X - Otolaryngic Allergy 10 0.0221 398 0.0129
207YX0905X - Otolaryngology/Facial Plastic Surgery 16 0.0353 1,112 0.0360
207YX0901X - Otology & Neurotology 12 0.0265 510 0.0165
207LP2900X - Pain Medicine 68 0.1500 7,024 0.2275
2081P2900X - Pain Medicine 35 0.0772 2,300 0.0745
208VP0000X - Pain Medicine 15 0.0331 1,993 0.0646
2080P0201X - Pediatric Allergy/Immunology 12 0.0265 659 0.0213
207LP3000X - Pediatric Anesthesiology 14 0.0309 2,055 0.0666
2080P0202X - Pediatric Cardiology 52 0.1147 3,515 0.1138
2080P0203X - Pediatric Critical Care Medicine 46 0.1015 3,180 0.1030
2080P0204X - Pediatric Emergency Medicine 31 0.0684 2,714 0.0879
207PP0204X - Pediatric Emergency Medicine 34 0.0750 1,138 0.0369
2080P0205X - Pediatric Endocrinology 22 0.0485 1,909 0.0618
2080P0206X - Pediatric Gastroenterology 35 0.0772 2,069 0.0670
2080P0207X - Pediatric Hematology-Oncology 30 0.0662 3,308 0.1071
2080P0208X - Pediatric Infectious Diseases 24 0.0529 1,467 0.0475
2080P0210X - Pediatric Nephrology 17 0.0375 956 0.0310
207XP3100X - Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgery 21 0.0463 947 0.0307
207YP0228X - Pediatric Otolaryngology 9 0.0199 799 0.0259
2080P0214X - Pediatric Pulmonology 29 0.0640 1,433 0.0464
2085P0229X - Pediatric Radiology 7 0.0154 1,827 0.0592
2086S0120X - Pediatric Surgery 24 0.0529 1,662 0.0538
2088P0231X - Pediatric Urology 6 0.0132 543 0.0176
2086S0122X - Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery 36 0.0794 2,972 0.0963
207YX0007X - Plastic Surgery within the Head & Neck 14 0.0309 756 0.0245
2082S0099X - Plastic Surgery Within the Head and Neck 6 0.0132 418 0.0135
2083P0500X - Preventive Medicine/Occupational Environmental Medicine 8 0.0176 1,393 0.0451
207NS0135X - Procedural Dermatology 27 0.0596 1,775 0.0575
2084P0800X - Psychiatry 576 1.2706 56,250 1.8219
2083P0901X - Public Health & General Preventive Medicine 18 0.0397 2,355 0.0763
207RP1001X - Pulmonary Disease 213 0.4698 16,743 0.5423
2085R0001X - Radiation Oncology 78 0.1721 7,147 0.2315
207VE0102X - Reproductive Endocrinology 12 0.0265 1,747 0.0566
207WX0107X - Retina Specialist 30 0.0662 1,422 0.0461
207RR0500X - Rheumatology 100 0.2206 7,206 0.2334
207RS0012X - Sleep Medicine 21 0.0463 2,459 0.0796
2084S0012X - Sleep Medicine 8 0.0176 872 0.0282
2081S0010X - Sports Medicine 13 0.0287 1,001 0.0324
207QS0010X - Sports Medicine 22 0.0485 2,659 0.0861
207XX0005X - Sports Medicine 60 0.1324 3,932 0.1274
2086S0105X - Surgery of the Hand 10 0.0221 699 0.0226
2086S0102X - Surgical Critical Care 33 0.0728 2,372 0.0768
2086X0206X - Surgical Oncology 28 0.0618 1,991 0.0645
2085R0203X - Therapeutic Radiology 7 0.0154 828 0.0268
207RT0003X - Transplant Hepatology 6 0.0132 192 0.0062
2086S0127X - Trauma Surgery 14 0.0309 1,802 0.0584
2083P0011X - Undersea and Hyperbaric Medicine 8 0.0176 427 0.0138
207PE0005X - Undersea and Hyperbaric Medicine 17 0.0375 386 0.0125
2085R0204X - Vascular & Interventional Radiology 46 0.1015 5,461 0.1769
2084V0102X - Vascular Neurology 7 0.0154 770 0.0249
2086S0129X - Vascular Surgery 66 0.1456 5,773 0.1870