Physician Statistics for LOUISIANA

Total Active Physicians

Total Physicians Physicians per Capita National Total Physicians National Physicians per Capita
15,647 34.52 1,251,328 40.53

Total Physicians by Gender

Total Female Total Male National Total Female National Total Male
4,541 11,106 421,559 837,614
29.02% 70.98% 33.48% 66.52%

Primary Care Physicians

Taxonomy Total Taxonomy Taxonomy per Capita National Total Taxonomy National Taxonomy per Capita
Family Medicine 1,624 3.58 143,178 4.64
General Practice 197 0.43 15,254 0.49
Internal Medicine 1,905 4.20 174,193 5.64
Obstetrics & Gynecology 631 1.39 44,633 1.45
Pediatrics 1,078 2.38 80,805 2.62

Physicians by Specialty

Taxonomy Total Taxonomy Taxonomy per Capita National Total Taxonomy National Taxonomy per Capita
207QA0401X - Addiction Medicine 7 0.0154 706 0.0229
207RA0401X - Addiction Medicine 6 0.0132 526 0.0170
2084A0401X - Addiction Medicine 12 0.0265 677 0.0219
2084P0802X - Addiction Psychiatry 13 0.0287 1,127 0.0365
2080A0000X - Adolescent Medicine 51 0.1125 3,349 0.1085
207RA0000X - Adolescent Medicine 7 0.0154 531 0.0172
207QA0505X - Adult Medicine 22 0.0485 2,514 0.0814
207XS0114X - Adult Reconstructive Orthopaedic Surgery 6 0.0132 1,559 0.0505
207RA0001X - Advanced Heart Failure and Transplant Cardiology 6 0.0132 179 0.0058
207ZP0101X - Anatomic Pathology 33 0.0728 3,158 0.1023
207ZP0102X - Anatomic Pathology & Clinical Pathology 266 0.5868 16,750 0.5425
207ZB0001X - Blood Banking & Transfusion Medicine 9 0.0199 719 0.0233
2085B0100X - Body Imaging 27 0.0596 2,576 0.0834
207RC0000X - Cardiovascular Disease 552 1.2176 31,084 1.0068
2084P0804X - Child & Adolescent Psychiatry 107 0.2360 8,817 0.2856
207NI0002X - Clinical & Laboratory Dermatological Immunology 8 0.0176 252 0.0082
207RC0001X - Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology 38 0.0838 2,989 0.0968
207SG0201X - Clinical Genetics (M.D.) 8 0.0176 1,058 0.0343
2084N0600X - Clinical Neurophysiology 8 0.0176 1,225 0.0397
207ZP0105X - Clinical Pathology/Laboratory Medicine 10 0.0221 1,713 0.0555
207RC0200X - Critical Care Medicine 88 0.1941 9,012 0.2919
207LC0200X - Critical Care Medicine 9 0.0199 1,775 0.0575
207ZC0500X - Cytopathology 20 0.0441 1,643 0.0532
207ZD0900X - Dermatopathology 12 0.0265 912 0.0295
207ND0900X - Dermatopathology 8 0.0176 1,208 0.0391
2080P0006X - Developmental � Behavioral Pediatrics 6 0.0132 1,086 0.0352
2085R0202X - Diagnostic Radiology 534 1.1779 46,857 1.5177
2085U0001X - Diagnostic Ultrasound 6 0.0132 1,677 0.0543
207PE0004X - Emergency Medical Services 68 0.1500 4,459 0.1444
207RE0101X - Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism 96 0.2118 8,646 0.2800
207YS0123X - Facial Plastic Surgery 18 0.0397 826 0.0268
207VF0040X - Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery 7 0.0154 618 0.0200
207XX0004X - Foot and Ankle Surgery 11 0.0243 996 0.0323
2084F0202X - Forensic Psychiatry 16 0.0353 1,042 0.0337
207RG0100X - Gastroenterology 237 0.5228 17,544 0.5682
207RG0300X - Geriatric Medicine 42 0.0926 5,730 0.1856
207QG0300X - Geriatric Medicine 16 0.0353 2,472 0.0801
2084P0805X - Geriatric Psychiatry 13 0.0287 1,548 0.0501
207VX0201X - Gynecologic Oncology 12 0.0265 1,603 0.0519
207VG0400X - Gynecology 48 0.1059 4,897 0.1586
207XS0106X - Hand Surgery 31 0.0684 2,726 0.0883
207ZH0000X - Hematology 9 0.0199 1,011 0.0327
207RH0000X - Hematology 6 0.0132 1,511 0.0489
207RH0003X - Hematology & Oncology 187 0.4125 13,228 0.4284
207RI0008X - Hepatology 11 0.0243 537 0.0174
207RH0002X - Hospice and Palliative Medicine 15 0.0331 1,584 0.0513
207RI0200X - Infectious Disease 112 0.2471 9,572 0.3100
207RI0011X - Interventional Cardiology 147 0.3243 6,151 0.1992
208VP0014X - Interventional Pain Medicine 56 0.1235 2,964 0.0960
207VM0101X - Maternal & Fetal Medicine 31 0.0684 2,764 0.0895
207RX0202X - Medical Oncology 28 0.0618 4,594 0.1488
207ND0101X - MOHS-Micrographic Surgery 20 0.0441 1,504 0.0487
2080N0001X - Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine 98 0.2162 6,551 0.2122
207RN0300X - Nephrology 196 0.4323 12,268 0.3973
2084N0400X - Neurology 217 0.4787 20,059 0.6497
2084N0402X - Neurology with Special Qualifications in Child Neurology 27 0.0596 2,091 0.0677
2085N0700X - Neuroradiology 22 0.0485 3,016 0.0977
207UN0901X - Nuclear Cardiology 14 0.0309 1,113 0.0360
2085N0904X - Nuclear Radiology 8 0.0176 1,787 0.0579
207RB0002X - Obesity Medicine 6 0.0132 106 0.0034
207VX0000X - Obstetrics 25 0.0551 1,829 0.0592
2083X0100X - Occupational Medicine 37 0.0816 3,128 0.1013
207XS0117X - Orthopaedic Surgery of the Spine 28 0.0618 2,340 0.0758
207XX0801X - Orthopaedic Trauma 9 0.0199 1,162 0.0376
207YX0602X - Otolaryngic Allergy 9 0.0199 394 0.0128
207YX0905X - Otolaryngology/Facial Plastic Surgery 17 0.0375 1,069 0.0346
207YX0901X - Otology & Neurotology 11 0.0243 481 0.0156
207LP2900X - Pain Medicine 64 0.1412 6,436 0.2085
2081P2900X - Pain Medicine 33 0.0728 2,125 0.0688
208VP0000X - Pain Medicine 13 0.0287 1,808 0.0586
2080P0201X - Pediatric Allergy/Immunology 12 0.0265 607 0.0197
207LP3000X - Pediatric Anesthesiology 11 0.0243 1,787 0.0579
2080P0202X - Pediatric Cardiology 47 0.1037 3,236 0.1048
2080P0203X - Pediatric Critical Care Medicine 43 0.0949 2,863 0.0927
2080P0204X - Pediatric Emergency Medicine 26 0.0574 2,359 0.0764
207PP0204X - Pediatric Emergency Medicine 33 0.0728 1,041 0.0337
2080P0205X - Pediatric Endocrinology 22 0.0485 1,766 0.0572
2080P0206X - Pediatric Gastroenterology 34 0.0750 1,841 0.0596
2080P0207X - Pediatric Hematology-Oncology 28 0.0618 3,041 0.0985
2080P0208X - Pediatric Infectious Diseases 24 0.0529 1,354 0.0439
2080P0210X - Pediatric Nephrology 15 0.0331 890 0.0288
207XP3100X - Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgery 16 0.0353 826 0.0268
2080P0214X - Pediatric Pulmonology 26 0.0574 1,338 0.0433
2085P0229X - Pediatric Radiology 7 0.0154 1,759 0.0570
2086S0120X - Pediatric Surgery 23 0.0507 1,499 0.0486
2088P0231X - Pediatric Urology 6 0.0132 482 0.0156
2086S0122X - Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery 32 0.0706 2,786 0.0902
207YX0007X - Plastic Surgery within the Head & Neck 13 0.0287 721 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 1,358 0.0440
207NS0135X - Procedural Dermatology 29 0.0640 1,722 0.0558
2084P0800X - Psychiatry 543 1.1978 53,520 1.7335
2083P0901X - Public Health & General Preventive Medicine 18 0.0397 2,233 0.0723
207RP1001X - Pulmonary Disease 209 0.4610 15,733 0.5096
2085R0001X - Radiation Oncology 74 0.1632 6,708 0.2173
207VE0102X - Reproductive Endocrinology 11 0.0243 1,640 0.0531
207RR0500X - Rheumatology 94 0.2074 6,751 0.2187
207RS0012X - Sleep Medicine 18 0.0397 2,245 0.0727
2084S0012X - Sleep Medicine 7 0.0154 790 0.0256
2081S0010X - Sports Medicine 9 0.0199 746 0.0242
207QS0010X - Sports Medicine 20 0.0441 2,371 0.0768
207XX0005X - Sports Medicine 52 0.1147 3,616 0.1171
2086S0105X - Surgery of the Hand 8 0.0176 636 0.0206
2086S0102X - Surgical Critical Care 29 0.0640 2,077 0.0673
2086X0206X - Surgical Oncology 28 0.0618 1,832 0.0593
2085R0203X - Therapeutic Radiology 7 0.0154 837 0.0271
2086S0127X - Trauma Surgery 14 0.0309 1,628 0.0527
2083P0011X - Undersea and Hyperbaric Medicine 6 0.0132 370 0.0120
207PE0005X - Undersea and Hyperbaric Medicine 14 0.0309 358 0.0116
2085R0204X - Vascular & Interventional Radiology 37 0.0816 4,891 0.1584
2084V0102X - Vascular Neurology 6 0.0132 641 0.0208
2086S0129X - Vascular Surgery 63 0.1390 5,381 0.1743