Physician Statistics for LOUISIANA

Total Active Physicians

Total Physicians Physicians per Capita National Total Physicians National Physicians per Capita
15,754 34.75 1,256,960 40.71

Total Physicians by Gender

Total Female Total Male National Total Female National Total Male
4,574 11,180 423,927 840,897
29.03% 70.97% 33.52% 66.48%

Primary Care Physicians

Taxonomy Total Taxonomy Taxonomy per Capita National Total Taxonomy National Taxonomy per Capita
Family Medicine 1,632 3.60 143,667 4.65
General Practice 196 0.43 15,298 0.50
Internal Medicine 1,913 4.22 174,667 5.66
Obstetrics & Gynecology 640 1.41 44,770 1.45
Pediatrics 1,080 2.38 81,048 2.63

Physicians by Specialty

Taxonomy Total Taxonomy Taxonomy per Capita National Total Taxonomy National Taxonomy per Capita
207QA0401X - Addiction Medicine 7 0.0154 713 0.0231
207RA0401X - Addiction Medicine 6 0.0132 530 0.0172
2084A0401X - Addiction Medicine 12 0.0265 679 0.0220
2084P0802X - Addiction Psychiatry 13 0.0287 1,129 0.0366
2080A0000X - Adolescent Medicine 51 0.1125 3,356 0.1087
207QA0505X - Adult Medicine 22 0.0485 2,518 0.0816
207XS0114X - Adult Reconstructive Orthopaedic Surgery 6 0.0132 1,577 0.0511
207RA0001X - Advanced Heart Failure and Transplant Cardiology 6 0.0132 208 0.0067
207ZP0101X - Anatomic Pathology 33 0.0728 3,166 0.1025
207ZP0102X - Anatomic Pathology & Clinical Pathology 269 0.5934 16,791 0.5438
207ZB0001X - Blood Banking & Transfusion Medicine 9 0.0199 723 0.0234
2085B0100X - Body Imaging 27 0.0596 2,556 0.0828
207RC0000X - Cardiovascular Disease 552 1.2176 31,170 1.0096
2084P0804X - Child & Adolescent Psychiatry 107 0.2360 8,852 0.2867
207NI0002X - Clinical & Laboratory Dermatological Immunology 8 0.0176 252 0.0082
207RC0001X - Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology 37 0.0816 3,001 0.0972
207SG0201X - Clinical Genetics (M.D.) 8 0.0176 1,061 0.0344
2084N0600X - Clinical Neurophysiology 8 0.0176 1,229 0.0398
207ZP0105X - Clinical Pathology/Laboratory Medicine 10 0.0221 1,716 0.0556
207RC0200X - Critical Care Medicine 89 0.1963 9,077 0.2940
207LC0200X - Critical Care Medicine 11 0.0243 1,785 0.0578
207ZC0500X - Cytopathology 20 0.0441 1,648 0.0534
207ZD0900X - Dermatopathology 12 0.0265 916 0.0297
207ND0900X - Dermatopathology 8 0.0176 1,212 0.0393
2080P0006X - Developmental – Behavioral Pediatrics 6 0.0132 1,090 0.0353
2085R0202X - Diagnostic Radiology 535 1.1801 46,972 1.5214
2085U0001X - Diagnostic Ultrasound 6 0.0132 1,652 0.0535
207PE0004X - Emergency Medical Services 68 0.1500 4,462 0.1445
207RE0101X - Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism 97 0.2140 8,674 0.2809
207YS0123X - Facial Plastic Surgery 18 0.0397 828 0.0268
207VF0040X - Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery 7 0.0154 629 0.0204
207XX0004X - Foot and Ankle Surgery 11 0.0243 1,003 0.0325
2084F0202X - Forensic Psychiatry 16 0.0353 1,045 0.0338
207RG0100X - Gastroenterology 237 0.5228 17,605 0.5702
207RG0300X - Geriatric Medicine 44 0.0971 5,747 0.1861
207QG0300X - Geriatric Medicine 16 0.0353 2,474 0.0801
2084P0805X - Geriatric Psychiatry 13 0.0287 1,551 0.0502
207VX0201X - Gynecologic Oncology 12 0.0265 1,609 0.0521
207VG0400X - Gynecology 48 0.1059 4,898 0.1586
207XS0106X - Hand Surgery 31 0.0684 2,746 0.0889
207ZH0000X - Hematology 9 0.0199 1,019 0.0330
207RH0000X - Hematology 6 0.0132 1,531 0.0496
207RH0003X - Hematology & Oncology 187 0.4125 13,269 0.4298
207RI0008X - Hepatology 11 0.0243 538 0.0174
207RH0002X - Hospice and Palliative Medicine 15 0.0331 1,606 0.0520
207RI0200X - Infectious Disease 113 0.2493 9,617 0.3115
207RI0011X - Interventional Cardiology 147 0.3243 6,186 0.2004
208VP0014X - Interventional Pain Medicine 55 0.1213 2,981 0.0966
207VM0101X - Maternal & Fetal Medicine 33 0.0728 2,772 0.0898
207RX0202X - Medical Oncology 28 0.0618 4,619 0.1496
207ND0101X - MOHS-Micrographic Surgery 20 0.0441 1,511 0.0489
2080N0001X - Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine 98 0.2162 6,589 0.2134
207RN0300X - Nephrology 199 0.4390 12,312 0.3988
2084N0400X - Neurology 218 0.4809 20,151 0.6527
2084N0402X - Neurology with Special Qualifications in Child Neurology 27 0.0596 2,104 0.0681
2085N0700X - Neuroradiology 22 0.0485 2,994 0.0970
207UN0901X - Nuclear Cardiology 14 0.0309 1,116 0.0361
2085N0904X - Nuclear Radiology 8 0.0176 1,761 0.0570
207RB0002X - Obesity Medicine 6 0.0132 106 0.0034
207VX0000X - Obstetrics 25 0.0551 1,838 0.0595
2083X0100X - Occupational Medicine 36 0.0794 3,136 0.1016
207XS0117X - Orthopaedic Surgery of the Spine 28 0.0618 2,354 0.0762
207XX0801X - Orthopaedic Trauma 9 0.0199 1,171 0.0379
207YX0602X - Otolaryngic Allergy 9 0.0199 395 0.0128
207YX0905X - Otolaryngology/Facial Plastic Surgery 17 0.0375 1,072 0.0347
207YX0901X - Otology & Neurotology 11 0.0243 482 0.0156
207LP2900X - Pain Medicine 65 0.1434 6,538 0.2118
2081P2900X - Pain Medicine 33 0.0728 2,136 0.0692
208VP0000X - Pain Medicine 15 0.0331 1,822 0.0590
2080P0201X - Pediatric Allergy/Immunology 12 0.0265 609 0.0197
207LP3000X - Pediatric Anesthesiology 11 0.0243 1,801 0.0583
2080P0202X - Pediatric Cardiology 47 0.1037 3,245 0.1051
2080P0203X - Pediatric Critical Care Medicine 46 0.1015 2,888 0.0935
2080P0204X - Pediatric Emergency Medicine 26 0.0574 2,375 0.0769
207PP0204X - Pediatric Emergency Medicine 33 0.0728 1,044 0.0338
2080P0205X - Pediatric Endocrinology 22 0.0485 1,774 0.0575
2080P0206X - Pediatric Gastroenterology 34 0.0750 1,856 0.0601
2080P0207X - Pediatric Hematology-Oncology 28 0.0618 3,057 0.0990
2080P0208X - Pediatric Infectious Diseases 24 0.0529 1,361 0.0441
2080P0210X - Pediatric Nephrology 15 0.0331 895 0.0290
207XP3100X - Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgery 19 0.0419 839 0.0272
2080P0214X - Pediatric Pulmonology 26 0.0574 1,344 0.0435
2085P0229X - Pediatric Radiology 7 0.0154 1,735 0.0562
2086S0120X - Pediatric Surgery 24 0.0529 1,511 0.0489
2088P0231X - Pediatric Urology 6 0.0132 487 0.0158
2086S0122X - Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery 32 0.0706 2,791 0.0904
207YX0007X - Plastic Surgery within the Head & Neck 13 0.0287 724 0.0234
2082S0099X - Plastic Surgery Within the Head and Neck 6 0.0132 407 0.0132
2083P0500X - Preventive Medicine/Occupational Environmental Medicine 9 0.0199 1,362 0.0441
207NS0135X - Procedural Dermatology 29 0.0640 1,724 0.0558
2084P0800X - Psychiatry 543 1.1978 53,623 1.7368
2083P0901X - Public Health & General Preventive Medicine 18 0.0397 2,238 0.0725
207RP1001X - Pulmonary Disease 210 0.4632 15,803 0.5118
2085R0001X - Radiation Oncology 74 0.1632 6,744 0.2184
207VE0102X - Reproductive Endocrinology 11 0.0243 1,649 0.0534
207WX0107X - Retina Specialist 24 0.0529 896 0.0290
207RR0500X - Rheumatology 94 0.2074 6,771 0.2193
207RS0012X - Sleep Medicine 18 0.0397 2,254 0.0730
2084S0012X - Sleep Medicine 7 0.0154 793 0.0257
2081S0010X - Sports Medicine 11 0.0243 767 0.0248
207QS0010X - Sports Medicine 20 0.0441 2,392 0.0775
207XX0005X - Sports Medicine 53 0.1169 3,633 0.1177
2086S0105X - Surgery of the Hand 8 0.0176 639 0.0207
2086S0102X - Surgical Critical Care 29 0.0640 2,101 0.0680
2086X0206X - Surgical Oncology 26 0.0574 1,843 0.0597
2085R0203X - Therapeutic Radiology 7 0.0154 837 0.0271
2086S0127X - Trauma Surgery 14 0.0309 1,647 0.0533
2083P0011X - Undersea and Hyperbaric Medicine 6 0.0132 368 0.0119
207PE0005X - Undersea and Hyperbaric Medicine 15 0.0331 362 0.0117
2085R0204X - Vascular & Interventional Radiology 38 0.0838 4,881 0.1581
2084V0102X - Vascular Neurology 6 0.0132 645 0.0209
2086S0129X - Vascular Surgery 64 0.1412 5,410 0.1752