Physician Statistics for Des Moines-West Des Moines, IA

Total Active Physicians

Total Physicians Physicians per Capita National Total Physicians National Physicians per Capita
2,797 49.10 1,313,940 42.56

Total Physicians by Gender

Total Female Total Male National Total Female National Total Male
914 1,883 451,363 870,454
32.68% 67.32% 34.15% 65.85%

Primary Care Physicians

Taxonomy Total Taxonomy Taxonomy per Capita National Total Taxonomy National Taxonomy per Capita
Family Medicine 588 10.32 149,385 4.84
General Practice 14 0.25 15,722 0.51
Internal Medicine 377 6.62 181,024 5.86
Obstetrics & Gynecology 81 1.42 46,351 1.50
Pediatrics 199 3.49 84,313 2.73

Physicians by Specialty

Specialty Total Specialty Specialty per Capita National Total Specialty National Specialty per Capita
Addiction Medicine (207QA0401X) 3 0.05 785 0.03
Addiction Medicine (2084A0401X) 3 0.05 723 0.02
Adolescent Medicine (2080A0000X) 4 0.07 3,379 0.11
Adult Reconstructive Orthopaedic Surgery (207XS0114X) 5 0.09 1,644 0.05
Advanced Heart Failure and Transplant Cardiology (207RA0001X) 3 0.05 523 0.02
Anatomic Pathology & Clinical Pathology (207ZP0102X) 37 0.65 17,419 0.56
Body Imaging (2085B0100X) 19 0.33 2,594 0.08
Cardiovascular Disease (207RC0000X) 58 1.02 32,092 1.04
Child & Adolescent Psychiatry (2084P0804X) 20 0.35 9,228 0.30
Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology (207RC0001X) 9 0.16 3,189 0.10
Clinical Pathology/Laboratory Medicine (207ZP0105X) 3 0.05 1,781 0.06
Critical Care Medicine (207RC0200X) 34 0.60 9,732 0.32
Cytopathology (207ZC0500X) 3 0.05 1,700 0.06
Diagnostic Radiology (2085R0202X) 58 1.02 48,659 1.58
Emergency Medical Services (207PE0004X) 5 0.09 4,491 0.15
Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism (207RE0101X) 17 0.30 9,090 0.29
Forensic Pathology (207ZF0201X) 4 0.07 610 0.02
Gastroenterology (207RG0100X) 36 0.63 18,456 0.60
Geriatric Medicine (207RG0300X) 6 0.11 5,927 0.19
Geriatric Medicine (207QG0300X) 8 0.14 2,563 0.08
Gynecology (207VG0400X) 4 0.07 4,938 0.16
Hand Surgery (207XS0106X) 8 0.14 2,890 0.09
Hematology & Oncology (207RH0003X) 23 0.40 13,906 0.45
Hospice and Palliative Medicine (207RH0002X) 3 0.05 1,903 0.06
Infectious Disease (207RI0200X) 17 0.30 10,044 0.33
Interventional Cardiology (207RI0011X) 15 0.26 6,733 0.22
Maternal & Fetal Medicine (207VM0101X) 10 0.18 2,940 0.10
Medical Oncology (207RX0202X) 3 0.05 4,904 0.16
MOHS-Micrographic Surgery (207ND0101X) 4 0.07 1,596 0.05
Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine (2080N0001X) 19 0.33 6,908 0.22
Nephrology (207RN0300X) 17 0.30 12,839 0.42
Neurology (2084N0400X) 31 0.54 21,295 0.69
Neurology with Special Qualifications in Child Neurology (2084N0402X) 4 0.07 2,252 0.07
Neuroradiology (2085N0700X) 6 0.11 3,133 0.10
Nuclear Cardiology (207UN0901X) 5 0.09 1,146 0.04
Nuclear Imaging & Therapy (207UN0902X) 3 0.05 390 0.01
Obstetrics (207VX0000X) 4 0.07 1,915 0.06
Occupational Medicine (2083X0100X) 3 0.05 3,189 0.10
Orthopaedic Surgery of the Spine (207XS0117X) 3 0.05 2,454 0.08
Orthopaedic Trauma (207XX0801X) 5 0.09 1,234 0.04
Pain Medicine (207LP2900X) 20 0.35 6,867 0.22
Pain Medicine (2081P2900X) 3 0.05 2,246 0.07
Pediatric Cardiology (2080P0202X) 4 0.07 3,441 0.11
Pediatric Critical Care Medicine (2080P0203X) 10 0.18 3,103 0.10
Pediatric Emergency Medicine (2080P0204X) 13 0.23 2,617 0.08
Pediatric Endocrinology (2080P0205X) 3 0.05 1,874 0.06
Pediatric Gastroenterology (2080P0206X) 7 0.12 2,005 0.06
Pediatric Hematology-Oncology (2080P0207X) 10 0.18 3,238 0.10
Pediatric Infectious Diseases (2080P0208X) 3 0.05 1,443 0.05
Pediatric Pulmonology (2080P0214X) 3 0.05 1,396 0.05
Pediatric Surgery (2086S0120X) 8 0.14 1,618 0.05
Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery (2086S0122X) 4 0.07 2,904 0.09
Plastic Surgery Within the Head and Neck (2082S0099X) 4 0.07 416 0.01
Preventive Medicine/Occupational Environmental Medicine (2083P0500X) 8 0.14 1,388 0.04
Procedural Dermatology (207NS0135X) 3 0.05 1,758 0.06
Psychiatry (2084P0800X) 62 1.09 55,412 1.79
Public Health & General Preventive Medicine (2083P0901X) 3 0.05 2,326 0.08
Pulmonary Disease (207RP1001X) 40 0.70 16,438 0.53
Radiation Oncology (2085R0001X) 12 0.21 7,064 0.23
Reproductive Endocrinology (207VE0102X) 3 0.05 1,700 0.06
Retina Specialist (207WX0107X) 6 0.11 1,311 0.04
Rheumatology (207RR0500X) 17 0.30 7,087 0.23
Sleep Medicine (207RS0012X) 9 0.16 2,393 0.08
Sports Medicine (207XX0005X) 5 0.09 3,821 0.12
Sports Medicine (207QS0010X) 3 0.05 2,595 0.08
Surgery of the Hand (2082S0105X) 3 0.05 719 0.02
Surgical Critical Care (2086S0102X) 7 0.12 2,289 0.07
Surgical Oncology (2086X0206X) 3 0.05 1,941 0.06
Undersea and Hyperbaric Medicine (2083P0011X) 3 0.05 395 0.01
Vascular & Interventional Radiology (2085R0204X) 9 0.16 5,269 0.17
Vascular Surgery (2086S0129X) 18 0.32 5,652 0.18