Physician Statistics for LOUISIANA

Total Active Physicians

Total Physicians Physicians per Capita National Total Physicians National Physicians per Capita
16,655 36.74 1,332,110 43.15

Total Physicians by Gender

Total Female Total Male National Total Female National Total Male
4,966 11,689 460,200 879,845
29.82% 70.18% 34.34% 65.66%

Primary Care Physicians

Taxonomy Total Taxonomy Taxonomy per Capita National Total Taxonomy National Taxonomy per Capita
Family Medicine 1,713 3.78 151,079 4.89
General Practice 207 0.46 15,980 0.52
Internal Medicine 1,983 4.37 182,618 5.91
Obstetrics & Gynecology 662 1.46 46,825 1.52
Pediatrics 1,129 2.49 85,134 2.76

Physicians by Specialty

Taxonomy Total Taxonomy Taxonomy per Capita National Total Taxonomy National Taxonomy per Capita
207QA0401X - Addiction Medicine 8 0.0176 855 0.0277
207RA0401X - Addiction Medicine 7 0.0154 653 0.0212
2084A0401X - Addiction Medicine 17 0.0375 744 0.0241
2084P0802X - Addiction Psychiatry 16 0.0353 1,191 0.0386
2080A0000X - Adolescent Medicine 51 0.1125 3,387 0.1097
207QA0505X - Adult Medicine 22 0.0485 2,659 0.0861
207XS0114X - Adult Reconstructive Orthopaedic Surgery 11 0.0243 1,675 0.0543
207RA0001X - Advanced Heart Failure and Transplant Cardiology 13 0.0287 582 0.0189
207ZP0101X - Anatomic Pathology 34 0.0750 3,322 0.1076
207ZP0102X - Anatomic Pathology & Clinical Pathology 277 0.6110 17,538 0.5680
207ZB0001X - Blood Banking & Transfusion Medicine 10 0.0221 776 0.0251
2085B0100X - Body Imaging 29 0.0640 2,591 0.0839
207RC0000X - Cardiovascular Disease 565 1.2463 32,406 1.0496
2084P0804X - Child & Adolescent Psychiatry 118 0.2603 9,392 0.3042
207NI0002X - Clinical & Laboratory Dermatological Immunology 6 0.0132 259 0.0084
207RC0001X - Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology 41 0.0904 3,282 0.1063
207SG0201X - Clinical Genetics (M.D.) 9 0.0199 1,147 0.0372
2084N0600X - Clinical Neurophysiology 10 0.0221 1,309 0.0424
207ZP0105X - Clinical Pathology/Laboratory Medicine 10 0.0221 1,790 0.0580
207WX0120X - Cornea and External Diseases Specialist 6 0.0132 152 0.0049
207RC0200X - Critical Care Medicine 93 0.2051 10,021 0.3246
207LC0200X - Critical Care Medicine 11 0.0243 1,965 0.0636
207ZC0500X - Cytopathology 20 0.0441 1,728 0.0560
207ZD0900X - Dermatopathology 14 0.0309 965 0.0313
207ND0900X - Dermatopathology 10 0.0221 1,257 0.0407
2080P0006X - Developmental – Behavioral Pediatrics 7 0.0154 1,187 0.0384
2085R0202X - Diagnostic Radiology 558 1.2309 49,323 1.5975
2085U0001X - Diagnostic Ultrasound 7 0.0154 1,666 0.0540
207PE0004X - Emergency Medical Services 64 0.1412 4,488 0.1454
207RE0101X - Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism 99 0.2184 9,198 0.2979
207YS0123X - Facial Plastic Surgery 18 0.0397 856 0.0277
207VF0040X - Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery 7 0.0154 758 0.0246
207XX0004X - Foot and Ankle Surgery 12 0.0265 1,092 0.0354
2084F0202X - Forensic Psychiatry 18 0.0397 1,075 0.0348
207RG0100X - Gastroenterology 244 0.5382 18,738 0.6069
207RG0300X - Geriatric Medicine 50 0.1103 5,979 0.1937
207QG0300X - Geriatric Medicine 17 0.0375 2,577 0.0835
2084P0805X - Geriatric Psychiatry 13 0.0287 1,579 0.0511
207VX0201X - Gynecologic Oncology 15 0.0331 1,737 0.0563
207VG0400X - Gynecology 54 0.1191 4,969 0.1609
207XS0106X - Hand Surgery 36 0.0794 2,947 0.0955
207ZH0000X - Hematology 10 0.0221 1,083 0.0351
207RH0003X - Hematology & Oncology 192 0.4235 14,076 0.4559
207RI0008X - Hepatology 11 0.0243 580 0.0188
207RH0002X - Hospice and Palliative Medicine 19 0.0419 2,015 0.0653
207RI0200X - Infectious Disease 121 0.2669 10,198 0.3303
207RI0011X - Interventional Cardiology 174 0.3838 6,937 0.2247
208VP0014X - Interventional Pain Medicine 61 0.1346 3,233 0.1047
207VM0101X - Maternal & Fetal Medicine 39 0.0860 3,008 0.0974
207RX0202X - Medical Oncology 29 0.0640 4,994 0.1618
207ND0101X - MOHS-Micrographic Surgery 21 0.0463 1,634 0.0529
2080N0001X - Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine 107 0.2360 7,033 0.2278
207RN0300X - Nephrology 205 0.4522 12,997 0.4210
2084N0400X - Neurology 245 0.5404 21,642 0.7010
2084N0402X - Neurology with Special Qualifications in Child Neurology 29 0.0640 2,310 0.0748
2085N0700X - Neuroradiology 25 0.0551 3,167 0.1026
207UN0901X - Nuclear Cardiology 12 0.0265 1,160 0.0376
2085N0904X - Nuclear Radiology 9 0.0199 1,771 0.0574
207RB0002X - Obesity Medicine 6 0.0132 124 0.0040
207VX0000X - Obstetrics 28 0.0618 1,946 0.0630
2083X0100X - Occupational Medicine 36 0.0794 3,206 0.1038
207XS0117X - Orthopaedic Surgery of the Spine 29 0.0640 2,493 0.0807
207XX0801X - Orthopaedic Trauma 11 0.0243 1,264 0.0409
207YX0602X - Otolaryngic Allergy 10 0.0221 397 0.0129
207YX0905X - Otolaryngology/Facial Plastic Surgery 15 0.0331 1,108 0.0359
207YX0901X - Otology & Neurotology 12 0.0265 510 0.0165
207LP2900X - Pain Medicine 68 0.1500 6,991 0.2264
2081P2900X - Pain Medicine 36 0.0794 2,289 0.0741
208VP0000X - Pain Medicine 15 0.0331 1,985 0.0643
2080P0201X - Pediatric Allergy/Immunology 12 0.0265 658 0.0213
207LP3000X - Pediatric Anesthesiology 14 0.0309 2,044 0.0662
2080P0202X - Pediatric Cardiology 52 0.1147 3,499 0.1133
2080P0203X - Pediatric Critical Care Medicine 46 0.1015 3,164 0.1025
2080P0204X - Pediatric Emergency Medicine 30 0.0662 2,700 0.0875
207PP0204X - Pediatric Emergency Medicine 35 0.0772 1,134 0.0367
2080P0205X - Pediatric Endocrinology 22 0.0485 1,903 0.0616
2080P0206X - Pediatric Gastroenterology 32 0.0706 2,046 0.0663
2080P0207X - Pediatric Hematology-Oncology 30 0.0662 3,290 0.1066
2080P0208X - Pediatric Infectious Diseases 24 0.0529 1,464 0.0474
2080P0210X - Pediatric Nephrology 17 0.0375 950 0.0308
207XP3100X - Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgery 19 0.0419 939 0.0304
207YP0228X - Pediatric Otolaryngology 9 0.0199 795 0.0257
2080P0214X - Pediatric Pulmonology 28 0.0618 1,425 0.0462
2085P0229X - Pediatric Radiology 7 0.0154 1,821 0.0590
2086S0120X - Pediatric Surgery 24 0.0529 1,657 0.0537
2088P0231X - Pediatric Urology 7 0.0154 539 0.0175
2086S0122X - Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery 35 0.0772 2,954 0.0957
207YX0007X - Plastic Surgery within the Head & Neck 14 0.0309 750 0.0243
2082S0099X - Plastic Surgery Within the Head and Neck 6 0.0132 418 0.0135
2083P0500X - Preventive Medicine/Occupational Environmental Medicine 8 0.0176 1,393 0.0451
207NS0135X - Procedural Dermatology 27 0.0596 1,773 0.0574
2084P0800X - Psychiatry 575 1.2684 56,020 1.8144
2083P0901X - Public Health & General Preventive Medicine 18 0.0397 2,347 0.0760
207RP1001X - Pulmonary Disease 212 0.4676 16,678 0.5402
2085R0001X - Radiation Oncology 78 0.1721 7,133 0.2310
207VE0102X - Reproductive Endocrinology 12 0.0265 1,743 0.0565
207WX0107X - Retina Specialist 31 0.0684 1,385 0.0449
207RR0500X - Rheumatology 100 0.2206 7,177 0.2325
207RS0012X - Sleep Medicine 21 0.0463 2,446 0.0792
2084S0012X - Sleep Medicine 8 0.0176 868 0.0281
2081S0010X - Sports Medicine 13 0.0287 989 0.0320
207QS0010X - Sports Medicine 22 0.0485 2,645 0.0857
207XX0005X - Sports Medicine 60 0.1324 3,912 0.1267
2086S0105X - Surgery of the Hand 9 0.0199 696 0.0225
2086S0102X - Surgical Critical Care 33 0.0728 2,356 0.0763
2086X0206X - Surgical Oncology 27 0.0596 1,981 0.0642
2085R0203X - Therapeutic Radiology 7 0.0154 827 0.0268
207RT0003X - Transplant Hepatology 6 0.0132 192 0.0062
2086S0127X - Trauma Surgery 14 0.0309 1,794 0.0581
2083P0011X - Undersea and Hyperbaric Medicine 8 0.0176 423 0.0137
207PE0005X - Undersea and Hyperbaric Medicine 17 0.0375 385 0.0125
2085R0204X - Vascular & Interventional Radiology 45 0.0993 5,432 0.1759
2084V0102X - Vascular Neurology 7 0.0154 759 0.0246
2086S0129X - Vascular Surgery 66 0.1456 5,754 0.1864