Physician Statistics for CALIFORNIA

Total Active Physicians

Total Physicians Physicians per Capita National Total Physicians National Physicians per Capita
152,834 41.02 1,439,158 46.61

Total Physicians by Gender

Total Female Total Male National Total Female National Total Male
56,248 96,586 511,953 935,482
36.80% 63.20% 35.37% 64.63%

Primary Care Physicians

Taxonomy Total Taxonomy Taxonomy per Capita National Total Taxonomy National Taxonomy per Capita
Family Medicine 16,323 4.38 162,944 5.28
General Practice 2,392 0.64 16,862 0.55
Internal Medicine 20,902 5.61 195,817 6.34
Obstetrics & Gynecology 5,277 1.42 49,821 1.61
Pediatrics 10,351 2.78 90,846 2.94

Physicians by Specialty

Taxonomy Total Taxonomy Taxonomy per Capita National Total Taxonomy National Taxonomy per Capita
207LA0401X - Addiction Medicine 26 0.0070 273 0.0088
207QA0401X - Addiction Medicine 108 0.0290 1,046 0.0339
207RA0401X - Addiction Medicine 91 0.0244 778 0.0252
2083A0300X - Addiction Medicine 17 0.0046 162 0.0052
2084A0401X - Addiction Medicine 98 0.0263 859 0.0278
2084P0802X - Addiction Psychiatry 151 0.0405 1,284 0.0416
2080A0000X - Adolescent Medicine 326 0.0875 3,420 0.1108
207RA0000X - Adolescent Medicine 45 0.0121 516 0.0167
207QA0000X - Adolescent Medicine 48 0.0129 389 0.0126
207RA0002X - Adult Congenital Heart Disease 12 0.0032 117 0.0038
207QA0505X - Adult Medicine 412 0.1106 2,822 0.0914
207XS0114X - Adult Reconstructive Orthopaedic Surgery 191 0.0513 1,854 0.0600
207RA0001X - Advanced Heart Failure and Transplant Cardiology 68 0.0183 849 0.0275
2083A0100X - Aerospace Medicine 73 0.0196 868 0.0281
207KA0200X - Allergy 197 0.0529 1,384 0.0448
207RA0201X - Allergy & Immunology 105 0.0282 759 0.0246
207ZP0101X - Anatomic Pathology 429 0.1152 3,515 0.1138
207ZP0102X - Anatomic Pathology & Clinical Pathology 1,600 0.4295 18,471 0.5983
2084B0040X - Behavioral Neurology & Neuropsychiatry 37 0.0099 279 0.0090
207ZB0001X - Blood Banking & Transfusion Medicine 80 0.0215 821 0.0266
2085B0100X - Body Imaging 500 0.1342 2,637 0.0854
2081P0301X - Brain Injury Medicine 11 0.0030 83 0.0027
207RC0000X - Cardiovascular Disease 2,999 0.8050 34,360 1.1129
207ZP0104X - Chemical Pathology 15 0.0040 142 0.0046
2084P0804X - Child & Adolescent Psychiatry 1,299 0.3487 10,037 0.3251
2080C0008X - Child Abuse Pediatrics 21 0.0056 181 0.0059
207NI0002X - Clinical & Laboratory Dermatological Immunology 47 0.0126 251 0.0081
207KI0005X - Clinical & Laboratory Immunology 18 0.0048 166 0.0054
207SG0202X - Clinical Biochemical Genetics 23 0.0062 153 0.0050
207RC0001X - Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology 310 0.0832 3,653 0.1183
207SC0300X - Clinical Cytogenetics 29 0.0078 138 0.0045
207SG0201X - Clinical Genetics (M.D.) 165 0.0443 1,251 0.0405
2083C0008X - Clinical Informatics 13 0.0035 77 0.0025
207SG0203X - Clinical Molecular Genetics 28 0.0075 148 0.0048
2084N0600X - Clinical Neurophysiology 164 0.0440 1,442 0.0467
207ZC0006X - Clinical Pathology 43 0.0115 481 0.0156
207ZP0105X - Clinical Pathology/Laboratory Medicine 171 0.0459 1,868 0.0605
207WX0120X - Cornea and External Diseases Specialist 30 0.0081 295 0.0096
207VC0200X - Critical Care Medicine 12 0.0032 95 0.0031
207RC0200X - Critical Care Medicine 1,260 0.3382 11,432 0.3703
207LC0200X - Critical Care Medicine 214 0.0574 2,282 0.0739
207ZC0500X - Cytopathology 288 0.0773 1,814 0.0588
207ZD0900X - Dermatopathology 118 0.0317 1,036 0.0336
207ND0900X - Dermatopathology 211 0.0566 1,313 0.0425
2080P0006X - Developmental - Behavioral Pediatrics 142 0.0381 1,306 0.0423
2085D0003X - Diagnostic Neuroimaging 23 0.0062 385 0.0125
2085R0202X - Diagnostic Radiology 4,883 1.3107 52,307 1.6942
2085U0001X - Diagnostic Ultrasound 287 0.0770 1,692 0.0548
207PE0004X - Emergency Medical Services 355 0.0953 4,578 0.1483
207RE0101X - Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism 1,066 0.2861 9,888 0.3203
207YS0123X - Facial Plastic Surgery 152 0.0408 919 0.0298
207VF0040X - Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery 77 0.0207 916 0.0297
2088F0040X - Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery 31 0.0083 197 0.0064
207XX0004X - Foot and Ankle Surgery 95 0.0255 1,167 0.0378
207ZF0201X - Forensic Pathology 60 0.0161 673 0.0218
2084F0202X - Forensic Psychiatry 223 0.0599 1,108 0.0359
207RG0100X - Gastroenterology 2,043 0.5484 20,143 0.6524
207RG0300X - Geriatric Medicine 654 0.1756 6,256 0.2026
207QG0300X - Geriatric Medicine 326 0.0875 2,699 0.0874
2084P0805X - Geriatric Psychiatry 198 0.0531 1,617 0.0524
207WX0009X - Glaucoma Specialist 46 0.0123 501 0.0162
207VX0201X - Gynecologic Oncology 177 0.0475 1,916 0.0621
207VG0400X - Gynecology 468 0.1256 5,034 0.1630
207XS0106X - Hand Surgery 311 0.0835 3,194 0.1035
207ZH0000X - Hematology 125 0.0336 1,143 0.0370
207RH0000X - Hematology 197 0.0529 1,909 0.0618
207RH0003X - Hematology & Oncology 1,619 0.4346 15,046 0.4873
207RI0008X - Hepatology 89 0.0239 622 0.0201
207VH0002X - Hospice and Palliative Medicine 26 0.0070 142 0.0046
207RH0002X - Hospice and Palliative Medicine 238 0.0639 2,483 0.0804
207QH0002X - Hospice and Palliative Medicine 127 0.0341 1,175 0.0381
207PH0002X - Hospice and Palliative Medicine 25 0.0067 180 0.0058
207LH0002X - Hospice and Palliative Medicine 8 0.0021 150 0.0049
2084H0002X - Hospice and Palliative Medicine 12 0.0032 67 0.0022
2080H0002X - Hospice and Palliative Medicine 20 0.0054 291 0.0094
2081H0002X - Hospice and Palliative Medicine 19 0.0051 150 0.0049
207ZI0100X - Immunopathology 27 0.0072 169 0.0055
207UN0903X - In Vivo & In Vitro Nuclear Medicine 25 0.0067 115 0.0037
207RI0200X - Infectious Disease 1,103 0.2961 11,000 0.3563
207RI0011X - Interventional Cardiology 708 0.1900 7,834 0.2537
208VP0014X - Interventional Pain Medicine 313 0.0840 3,489 0.1130
207RM1200X - Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) 6 0.0016 58 0.0019
207VM0101X - Maternal & Fetal Medicine 318 0.0854 3,320 0.1075
207ZM0300X - Medical Microbiology 10 0.0027 180 0.0058
207RX0202X - Medical Oncology 437 0.1173 5,575 0.1806
207PT0002X - Medical Toxicology 27 0.0072 351 0.0114
2083T0002X - Medical Toxicology 13 0.0035 54 0.0017
207ND0101X - MOHS-Micrographic Surgery 283 0.0760 2,008 0.0650
207ZP0007X - Molecular Genetic Pathology 41 0.0110 332 0.0108
2080N0001X - Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine 780 0.2094 7,647 0.2477
207RN0300X - Nephrology 1,438 0.3860 13,922 0.4509
2084A2900X - Neurocritical Care 45 0.0121 379 0.0123
2084P0005X - Neurodevelopmental Disabilities 24 0.0064 124 0.0040
2080P0008X - Neurodevelopmental Disabilities 41 0.0110 399 0.0129
2084N0400X - Neurology 2,425 0.6509 24,121 0.7813
2084N0402X - Neurology with Special Qualifications in Child Neurology 242 0.0650 2,615 0.0847
2084N0008X - Neuromuscular Medicine 59 0.0158 379 0.0123
2081N0008X - Neuromuscular Medicine 24 0.0064 179 0.0058
207WX0109X - Neuro-ophthalmology 11 0.0030 127 0.0041
207ZN0500X - Neuropathology 56 0.0150 483 0.0156
2085N0700X - Neuroradiology 384 0.1031 3,401 0.1102
207UN0901X - Nuclear Cardiology 136 0.0365 1,230 0.0398
207UN0902X - Nuclear Imaging & Therapy 65 0.0174 409 0.0132
2085N0904X - Nuclear Radiology 262 0.0703 1,766 0.0572
207RB0002X - Obesity Medicine 17 0.0046 144 0.0047
207QB0002X - Obesity Medicine 18 0.0048 161 0.0052
2083B0002X - Obesity Medicine 6 0.0016 58 0.0019
207VX0000X - Obstetrics 237 0.0636 2,098 0.0680
2083X0100X - Occupational Medicine 485 0.1302 3,315 0.1074
207WX0200X - Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery 45 0.0121 486 0.0157
207XS0117X - Orthopaedic Surgery of the Spine 348 0.0934 2,720 0.0881
207XX0801X - Orthopaedic Trauma 159 0.0427 1,397 0.0452
207YX0602X - Otolaryngic Allergy 35 0.0094 406 0.0131
207YX0905X - Otolaryngology/Facial Plastic Surgery 143 0.0384 1,144 0.0371
207YX0901X - Otology & Neurotology 60 0.0161 532 0.0172
2081P2900X - Pain Medicine 340 0.0913 2,452 0.0794
207LP2900X - Pain Medicine 752 0.2019 7,539 0.2442
2084P2900X - Pain Medicine 59 0.0158 387 0.0125
208VP0000X - Pain Medicine 250 0.0671 2,122 0.0687
2080P0201X - Pediatric Allergy/Immunology 62 0.0166 726 0.0235
207LP3000X - Pediatric Anesthesiology 218 0.0585 2,341 0.0758
2080P0202X - Pediatric Cardiology 404 0.1084 3,869 0.1253
2080P0203X - Pediatric Critical Care Medicine 346 0.0929 3,597 0.1165
207NP0225X - Pediatric Dermatology 86 0.0231 569 0.0184
207PP0204X - Pediatric Emergency Medicine 81 0.0217 1,224 0.0396
2080P0204X - Pediatric Emergency Medicine 184 0.0494 3,116 0.1009
2080P0205X - Pediatric Endocrinology 189 0.0507 2,068 0.0670
2080P0206X - Pediatric Gastroenterology 245 0.0658 2,294 0.0743
2080P0207X - Pediatric Hematology-Oncology 392 0.1052 3,607 0.1168
2080P0208X - Pediatric Infectious Diseases 158 0.0424 1,598 0.0518
2080P0210X - Pediatric Nephrology 102 0.0274 1,059 0.0343
207WX0110X - Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus Specialist 28 0.0075 347 0.0112
207XP3100X - Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgery 89 0.0239 1,061 0.0344
207YP0228X - Pediatric Otolaryngology 81 0.0217 868 0.0281
207ZP0213X - Pediatric Pathology 45 0.0121 421 0.0136
2080P0214X - Pediatric Pulmonology 139 0.0373 1,543 0.0500
2085P0229X - Pediatric Radiology 156 0.0419 1,913 0.0620
2081P0010X - Pediatric Rehabilitation Medicine 38 0.0102 449 0.0145
2080P0216X - Pediatric Rheumatology 60 0.0161 556 0.0180
2086S0120X - Pediatric Surgery 160 0.0429 1,805 0.0585
2088P0231X - Pediatric Urology 64 0.0172 600 0.0194
2086S0122X - Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery 418 0.1122 3,215 0.1041
207YX0007X - Plastic Surgery within the Head & Neck 176 0.0472 811 0.0263
2082S0099X - Plastic Surgery Within the Head and Neck 63 0.0169 432 0.0140
2083P0500X - Preventive Medicine/Occupational Environmental Medicine 173 0.0464 1,432 0.0464
207NS0135X - Procedural Dermatology 313 0.0840 1,819 0.0589
2084P0800X - Psychiatry 7,999 2.1472 60,043 1.9447
2084P0015X - Psychosomatic Medicine 88 0.0236 597 0.0193
2083P0901X - Public Health & General Preventive Medicine 419 0.1125 2,457 0.0796
207RP1001X - Pulmonary Disease 1,762 0.4730 18,002 0.5831
2085R0001X - Radiation Oncology 738 0.1981 7,636 0.2473
2085R0205X - Radiological Physics 56 0.0150 221 0.0072
207VE0102X - Reproductive Endocrinology 260 0.0698 1,862 0.0603
207WX0107X - Retina Specialist 122 0.0327 1,734 0.0562
207RR0500X - Rheumatology 874 0.2346 7,752 0.2511
207QS1201X - Sleep Medicine 21 0.0056 232 0.0075
207RS0012X - Sleep Medicine 235 0.0631 2,702 0.0875
2080S0012X - Sleep Medicine 16 0.0043 221 0.0072
207YS0012X - Sleep Medicine 24 0.0064 187 0.0061
2084S0012X - Sleep Medicine 110 0.0295 949 0.0307
2081P0004X - Spinal Cord Injury Medicine 47 0.0126 382 0.0124
2081S0010X - Sports Medicine 111 0.0298 1,254 0.0406
2083S0010X - Sports Medicine 13 0.0035 166 0.0054
207XX0005X - Sports Medicine 423 0.1135 4,281 0.1387
2080S0010X - Sports Medicine 30 0.0081 328 0.0106
207RS0010X - Sports Medicine 55 0.0148 423 0.0137
207PS0010X - Sports Medicine 29 0.0078 348 0.0113
207QS0010X - Sports Medicine 261 0.0701 3,037 0.0984
2084S0010X - Sports Medicine 8 0.0021 35 0.0011
2086S0105X - Surgery of the Hand 66 0.0177 750 0.0243
2082S0105X - Surgery of the Hand 93 0.0250 764 0.0247
2086S0102X - Surgical Critical Care 247 0.0663 2,767 0.0896
2086X0206X - Surgical Oncology 285 0.0765 2,213 0.0717
2085R0203X - Therapeutic Radiology 136 0.0365 838 0.0271
207RT0003X - Transplant Hepatology 36 0.0097 274 0.0089
2086S0127X - Trauma Surgery 222 0.0596 2,026 0.0656
207PE0005X - Undersea and Hyperbaric Medicine 22 0.0059 411 0.0133
2083P0011X - Undersea and Hyperbaric Medicine 45 0.0121 501 0.0162
207WX0108X - Uveitis and Ocular Inflammatory Disease 8 0.0021 97 0.0031
2085R0204X - Vascular & Interventional Radiology 695 0.1866 6,094 0.1974
2084V0102X - Vascular Neurology 102 0.0274 948 0.0307
2086S0129X - Vascular Surgery 625 0.1678 6,228 0.2017