Physician Statistics for LOUISIANA

Total Active Physicians

Total Physicians Physicians per Capita National Total Physicians National Physicians per Capita
18,471 40.74 1,499,055 48.55

Total Physicians by Gender

Total Female Total Male National Total Female National Total Male
5,808 12,663 540,950 966,563
31.44% 68.56% 35.88% 64.12%

Primary Care Physicians

Taxonomy Total Taxonomy Taxonomy per Capita National Total Taxonomy National Taxonomy per Capita
Family Medicine 1,872 4.13 169,347 5.49
General Practice 221 0.49 17,621 0.57
Internal Medicine 2,234 4.93 203,356 6.59
Obstetrics & Gynecology 704 1.55 51,517 1.67
Pediatrics 1,222 2.70 93,957 3.04

Physicians by Specialty

Taxonomy Total Taxonomy Taxonomy per Capita National Total Taxonomy National Taxonomy per Capita
207QA0401X - Addiction Medicine 16 0.0353 1,152 0.0373
207RA0401X - Addiction Medicine 12 0.0265 884 0.0286
2084A0401X - Addiction Medicine 20 0.0441 911 0.0295
2084P0802X - Addiction Psychiatry 21 0.0463 1,340 0.0434
207RA0000X - Adolescent Medicine 6 0.0132 522 0.0169
2080A0000X - Adolescent Medicine 51 0.1125 3,464 0.1122
207QA0505X - Adult Medicine 25 0.0551 2,967 0.0961
207XS0114X - Adult Reconstructive Orthopaedic Surgery 13 0.0287 1,976 0.0640
207RA0001X - Advanced Heart Failure and Transplant Cardiology 13 0.0287 976 0.0316
207ZP0101X - Anatomic Pathology 32 0.0706 3,594 0.1164
207ZP0102X - Anatomic Pathology & Clinical Pathology 275 0.6066 19,099 0.6186
2084B0040X - Behavioral Neurology & Neuropsychiatry 7 0.0154 310 0.0100
207ZB0001X - Blood Banking & Transfusion Medicine 12 0.0265 839 0.0272
2085B0100X - Body Imaging 31 0.0684 2,700 0.0875
207RC0000X - Cardiovascular Disease 550 1.2132 35,392 1.1463
2084P0804X - Child & Adolescent Psychiatry 131 0.2890 10,378 0.3361
207NI0002X - Clinical & Laboratory Dermatological Immunology 6 0.0132 251 0.0081
207RC0001X - Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology 44 0.0971 3,849 0.1247
207SG0201X - Clinical Genetics (M.D.) 11 0.0243 1,284 0.0416
2084N0600X - Clinical Neurophysiology 15 0.0331 1,532 0.0496
207ZC0006X - Clinical Pathology 10 0.0221 523 0.0169
207ZP0105X - Clinical Pathology/Laboratory Medicine 10 0.0221 1,926 0.0624
207WX0120X - Cornea and External Diseases Specialist 8 0.0176 350 0.0113
207RC0200X - Critical Care Medicine 123 0.2713 12,218 0.3957
207LC0200X - Critical Care Medicine 16 0.0353 2,422 0.0784
207ZC0500X - Cytopathology 17 0.0375 1,858 0.0602
207ZD0900X - Dermatopathology 15 0.0331 1,062 0.0344
207ND0900X - Dermatopathology 11 0.0243 1,323 0.0429
2085R0202X - Diagnostic Radiology 623 1.3743 53,990 1.7487
2085U0001X - Diagnostic Ultrasound 9 0.0199 1,699 0.0550
207PE0004X - Emergency Medical Services 61 0.1346 4,633 0.1501
207RE0101X - Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism 113 0.2493 10,319 0.3342
207YS0123X - Facial Plastic Surgery 17 0.0375 963 0.0312
207VF0040X - Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery 7 0.0154 989 0.0320
207XX0004X - Foot and Ankle Surgery 10 0.0221 1,225 0.0397
2084F0202X - Forensic Psychiatry 19 0.0419 1,123 0.0364
207RG0100X - Gastroenterology 267 0.5890 20,964 0.6790
207RG0300X - Geriatric Medicine 52 0.1147 6,425 0.2081
207QG0300X - Geriatric Medicine 21 0.0463 2,793 0.0905
2084P0805X - Geriatric Psychiatry 13 0.0287 1,638 0.0531
207WX0009X - Glaucoma Specialist 7 0.0154 551 0.0178
207VX0201X - Gynecologic Oncology 24 0.0529 2,020 0.0654
207VG0400X - Gynecology 53 0.1169 5,076 0.1644
207XS0106X - Hand Surgery 46 0.1015 3,358 0.1088
207ZH0000X - Hematology 10 0.0221 1,195 0.0387
207RH0003X - Hematology & Oncology 200 0.4412 15,578 0.5046
207RI0008X - Hepatology 11 0.0243 650 0.0211
207RH0002X - Hospice and Palliative Medicine 30 0.0662 2,744 0.0889
207RI0200X - Infectious Disease 131 0.2890 11,430 0.3702
207RI0011X - Interventional Cardiology 202 0.4456 8,293 0.2686
208VP0014X - Interventional Pain Medicine 71 0.1566 3,649 0.1182
207VM0101X - Maternal & Fetal Medicine 47 0.1037 3,521 0.1140
207RX0202X - Medical Oncology 43 0.0949 6,050 0.1960
207ND0101X - MOHS-Micrographic Surgery 27 0.0596 2,148 0.0696
2080N0001X - Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine 118 0.2603 7,993 0.2589
207RN0300X - Nephrology 240 0.5294 14,363 0.4652
2084A2900X - Neurocritical Care 6 0.0132 465 0.0151
2084N0400X - Neurology 275 0.6066 25,461 0.8247
2084N0402X - Neurology with Special Qualifications in Child Neurology 28 0.0618 2,789 0.0903
2085N0700X - Neuroradiology 28 0.0618 3,527 0.1142
207UN0901X - Nuclear Cardiology 9 0.0199 1,252 0.0406
2085N0904X - Nuclear Radiology 8 0.0176 1,765 0.0572
207RB0002X - Obesity Medicine 6 0.0132 170 0.0055
207VX0000X - Obstetrics 28 0.0618 2,201 0.0713
2083X0100X - Occupational Medicine 31 0.0684 3,373 0.1092
207XS0117X - Orthopaedic Surgery of the Spine 35 0.0772 2,831 0.0917
207XX0801X - Orthopaedic Trauma 18 0.0397 1,448 0.0469
207YX0602X - Otolaryngic Allergy 10 0.0221 417 0.0135
207YX0905X - Otolaryngology/Facial Plastic Surgery 16 0.0353 1,169 0.0379
207YX0901X - Otology & Neurotology 13 0.0287 567 0.0184
207LP2900X - Pain Medicine 87 0.1919 7,888 0.2555
2081P2900X - Pain Medicine 44 0.0971 2,585 0.0837
208VP0000X - Pain Medicine 21 0.0463 2,294 0.0743
2080P0201X - Pediatric Allergy/Immunology 10 0.0221 755 0.0245
207LP3000X - Pediatric Anesthesiology 18 0.0397 2,519 0.0816
2080P0202X - Pediatric Cardiology 55 0.1213 4,100 0.1328
2080P0203X - Pediatric Critical Care Medicine 68 0.1500 3,830 0.1241
2080P0204X - Pediatric Emergency Medicine 38 0.0838 3,302 0.1069
207PP0204X - Pediatric Emergency Medicine 41 0.0904 1,277 0.0414
2080P0205X - Pediatric Endocrinology 28 0.0618 2,149 0.0696
2080P0206X - Pediatric Gastroenterology 41 0.0904 2,400 0.0777
2080P0207X - Pediatric Hematology-Oncology 31 0.0684 3,791 0.1228
2080P0208X - Pediatric Infectious Diseases 25 0.0551 1,649 0.0534
2080P0210X - Pediatric Nephrology 19 0.0419 1,103 0.0357
207WX0110X - Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus Specialist 6 0.0132 379 0.0123
207XP3100X - Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgery 29 0.0640 1,098 0.0356
207YP0228X - Pediatric Otolaryngology 15 0.0331 903 0.0292
2080P0214X - Pediatric Pulmonology 28 0.0618 1,598 0.0518
2086S0120X - Pediatric Surgery 29 0.0640 1,881 0.0609
2088P0231X - Pediatric Urology 8 0.0176 629 0.0204
2086S0122X - Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery 33 0.0728 3,335 0.1080
207YX0007X - Plastic Surgery within the Head & Neck 16 0.0353 850 0.0275
2082S0099X - Plastic Surgery Within the Head and Neck 7 0.0154 439 0.0142
2083P0500X - Preventive Medicine/Occupational Environmental Medicine 8 0.0176 1,446 0.0468
207NS0135X - Procedural Dermatology 27 0.0596 1,835 0.0594
2084P0800X - Psychiatry 651 1.4360 62,223 2.0153
2083P0901X - Public Health & General Preventive Medicine 15 0.0331 2,517 0.0815
207RP1001X - Pulmonary Disease 255 0.5625 18,712 0.6061
2085R0001X - Radiation Oncology 76 0.1676 7,931 0.2569
207VE0102X - Reproductive Endocrinology 12 0.0265 1,938 0.0628
207WX0107X - Retina Specialist 40 0.0882 1,959 0.0635
207RR0500X - Rheumatology 100 0.2206 8,081 0.2617
207RS0012X - Sleep Medicine 30 0.0662 2,834 0.0918
2084S0012X - Sleep Medicine 10 0.0221 984 0.0319
2081S0010X - Sports Medicine 16 0.0353 1,408 0.0456
207RS0010X - Sports Medicine 6 0.0132 452 0.0146
207QS0010X - Sports Medicine 29 0.0640 3,238 0.1049
207XX0005X - Sports Medicine 67 0.1478 4,517 0.1463
2086S0105X - Surgery of the Hand 11 0.0243 776 0.0251
2086S0102X - Surgical Critical Care 38 0.0838 3,016 0.0977
2086X0206X - Surgical Oncology 29 0.0640 2,333 0.0756
2085R0203X - Therapeutic Radiology 7 0.0154 835 0.0270
2086S0127X - Trauma Surgery 23 0.0507 2,152 0.0697
2083P0011X - Undersea and Hyperbaric Medicine 8 0.0176 533 0.0173
207PE0005X - Undersea and Hyperbaric Medicine 18 0.0397 428 0.0139
2085R0204X - Vascular & Interventional Radiology 54 0.1191 6,447 0.2088
2084V0102X - Vascular Neurology 13 0.0287 1,065 0.0345
2086S0129X - Vascular Surgery 76 0.1676 6,488 0.2101