Physician Statistics for LOUISIANA

Total Active Physicians

Total Physicians Physicians per Capita National Total Physicians National Physicians per Capita
17,788 39.24 1,444,319 46.78

Total Physicians by Gender

Total Female Total Male National Total Female National Total Male
5,531 12,257 514,588 938,021
31.09% 68.91% 35.43% 64.57%

Primary Care Physicians

Taxonomy Total Taxonomy Taxonomy per Capita National Total Taxonomy National Taxonomy per Capita
Family Medicine 1,821 4.02 163,414 5.29
General Practice 217 0.48 16,964 0.55
Internal Medicine 2,138 4.72 196,535 6.37
Obstetrics & Gynecology 686 1.51 49,943 1.62
Pediatrics 1,195 2.64 91,109 2.95

Physicians by Specialty

Taxonomy Total Taxonomy Taxonomy per Capita National Total Taxonomy National Taxonomy per Capita
207QA0401X - Addiction Medicine 11 0.0243 1,060 0.0343
207RA0401X - Addiction Medicine 10 0.0221 787 0.0255
2084A0401X - Addiction Medicine 20 0.0441 867 0.0281
2084P0802X - Addiction Psychiatry 19 0.0419 1,292 0.0418
207RA0000X - Adolescent Medicine 6 0.0132 517 0.0167
2080A0000X - Adolescent Medicine 51 0.1125 3,425 0.1109
207QA0505X - Adult Medicine 24 0.0529 2,836 0.0919
207XS0114X - Adult Reconstructive Orthopaedic Surgery 11 0.0243 1,861 0.0603
207RA0001X - Advanced Heart Failure and Transplant Cardiology 12 0.0265 857 0.0278
207ZP0101X - Anatomic Pathology 33 0.0728 3,519 0.1140
207ZP0102X - Anatomic Pathology & Clinical Pathology 275 0.6066 18,539 0.6005
207ZB0001X - Blood Banking & Transfusion Medicine 12 0.0265 820 0.0266
2085B0100X - Body Imaging 30 0.0662 2,642 0.0856
207RC0000X - Cardiovascular Disease 541 1.1934 34,378 1.1135
2084P0804X - Child & Adolescent Psychiatry 129 0.2846 10,062 0.3259
207NI0002X - Clinical & Laboratory Dermatological Immunology 6 0.0132 251 0.0081
207RC0001X - Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology 43 0.0949 3,676 0.1191
207SG0201X - Clinical Genetics (M.D.) 12 0.0265 1,255 0.0406
2084N0600X - Clinical Neurophysiology 12 0.0265 1,456 0.0472
207ZC0006X - Clinical Pathology 7 0.0154 490 0.0159
207ZP0105X - Clinical Pathology/Laboratory Medicine 10 0.0221 1,870 0.0606
207WX0120X - Cornea and External Diseases Specialist 6 0.0132 300 0.0097
207RC0200X - Critical Care Medicine 114 0.2515 11,497 0.3724
207LC0200X - Critical Care Medicine 14 0.0309 2,297 0.0744
207ZC0500X - Cytopathology 17 0.0375 1,823 0.0590
207ZD0900X - Dermatopathology 14 0.0309 1,039 0.0337
207ND0900X - Dermatopathology 10 0.0221 1,316 0.0426
2085R0202X - Diagnostic Radiology 599 1.3213 52,495 1.7003
2085U0001X - Diagnostic Ultrasound 9 0.0199 1,697 0.0550
207PE0004X - Emergency Medical Services 62 0.1368 4,588 0.1486
207RE0101X - Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism 106 0.2338 9,912 0.3210
207YS0123X - Facial Plastic Surgery 18 0.0397 922 0.0299
207VF0040X - Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery 7 0.0154 922 0.0299
207XX0004X - Foot and Ankle Surgery 11 0.0243 1,176 0.0381
2084F0202X - Forensic Psychiatry 19 0.0419 1,108 0.0359
207RG0100X - Gastroenterology 254 0.5603 20,185 0.6538
207RG0300X - Geriatric Medicine 51 0.1125 6,274 0.2032
207QG0300X - Geriatric Medicine 21 0.0463 2,705 0.0876
2084P0805X - Geriatric Psychiatry 15 0.0331 1,616 0.0523
207WX0009X - Glaucoma Specialist 6 0.0132 509 0.0165
207VX0201X - Gynecologic Oncology 22 0.0485 1,925 0.0623
207VG0400X - Gynecology 51 0.1125 5,034 0.1630
207XS0106X - Hand Surgery 40 0.0882 3,206 0.1038
207ZH0000X - Hematology 10 0.0221 1,156 0.0374
207RH0003X - Hematology & Oncology 202 0.4456 15,076 0.4883
207RI0008X - Hepatology 11 0.0243 624 0.0202
207RH0002X - Hospice and Palliative Medicine 28 0.0618 2,503 0.0811
207RI0200X - Infectious Disease 122 0.2691 11,040 0.3576
207RI0011X - Interventional Cardiology 193 0.4257 7,857 0.2545
208VP0014X - Interventional Pain Medicine 69 0.1522 3,519 0.1140
207VM0101X - Maternal & Fetal Medicine 44 0.0971 3,350 0.1085
207RX0202X - Medical Oncology 42 0.0926 5,615 0.1819
207ND0101X - MOHS-Micrographic Surgery 25 0.0551 2,040 0.0661
2080N0001X - Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine 113 0.2493 7,673 0.2485
207RN0300X - Nephrology 222 0.4897 13,969 0.4524
2084N0400X - Neurology 263 0.5801 24,238 0.7850
2084N0402X - Neurology with Special Qualifications in Child Neurology 27 0.0596 2,645 0.0857
2085N0700X - Neuroradiology 29 0.0640 3,416 0.1106
207UN0901X - Nuclear Cardiology 9 0.0199 1,237 0.0401
2085N0904X - Nuclear Radiology 11 0.0243 1,764 0.0571
207RB0002X - Obesity Medicine 6 0.0132 149 0.0048
207VX0000X - Obstetrics 28 0.0618 2,108 0.0683
2083X0100X - Occupational Medicine 32 0.0706 3,324 0.1077
207XS0117X - Orthopaedic Surgery of the Spine 31 0.0684 2,736 0.0886
207XX0801X - Orthopaedic Trauma 15 0.0331 1,393 0.0451
207YX0602X - Otolaryngic Allergy 10 0.0221 409 0.0132
207YX0905X - Otolaryngology/Facial Plastic Surgery 15 0.0331 1,145 0.0371
207YX0901X - Otology & Neurotology 12 0.0265 538 0.0174
207LP2900X - Pain Medicine 77 0.1699 7,570 0.2452
2084P2900X - Pain Medicine 6 0.0132 390 0.0126
2081P2900X - Pain Medicine 40 0.0882 2,463 0.0798
208VP0000X - Pain Medicine 19 0.0419 2,137 0.0692
2080P0201X - Pediatric Allergy/Immunology 11 0.0243 729 0.0236
207LP3000X - Pediatric Anesthesiology 16 0.0353 2,352 0.0762
2080P0202X - Pediatric Cardiology 55 0.1213 3,895 0.1262
2080P0203X - Pediatric Critical Care Medicine 68 0.1500 3,623 0.1173
2080P0204X - Pediatric Emergency Medicine 34 0.0750 3,134 0.1015
207PP0204X - Pediatric Emergency Medicine 36 0.0794 1,226 0.0397
2080P0205X - Pediatric Endocrinology 25 0.0551 2,072 0.0671
2080P0206X - Pediatric Gastroenterology 43 0.0949 2,300 0.0745
2080P0207X - Pediatric Hematology-Oncology 30 0.0662 3,622 0.1173
2080P0208X - Pediatric Infectious Diseases 24 0.0529 1,600 0.0518
2080P0210X - Pediatric Nephrology 16 0.0353 1,057 0.0342
207WX0110X - Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus Specialist 6 0.0132 351 0.0114
207XP3100X - Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgery 28 0.0618 1,064 0.0345
207YP0228X - Pediatric Otolaryngology 12 0.0265 871 0.0282
2080P0214X - Pediatric Pulmonology 27 0.0596 1,546 0.0501
2085P0229X - Pediatric Radiology 11 0.0243 1,920 0.0622
2086S0120X - Pediatric Surgery 28 0.0618 1,807 0.0585
2088P0231X - Pediatric Urology 8 0.0176 601 0.0195
2086S0122X - Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery 33 0.0728 3,214 0.1041
207YX0007X - Plastic Surgery within the Head & Neck 16 0.0353 818 0.0265
2082S0099X - Plastic Surgery Within the Head and Neck 7 0.0154 431 0.0140
2083P0500X - Preventive Medicine/Occupational Environmental Medicine 8 0.0176 1,434 0.0464
207NS0135X - Procedural Dermatology 27 0.0596 1,821 0.0590
2084P0800X - Psychiatry 634 1.3985 60,207 1.9501
2083P0901X - Public Health & General Preventive Medicine 16 0.0353 2,465 0.0798
207RP1001X - Pulmonary Disease 242 0.5338 18,043 0.5844
2085R0001X - Radiation Oncology 81 0.1787 7,660 0.2481
207VE0102X - Reproductive Endocrinology 11 0.0243 1,870 0.0606
207WX0107X - Retina Specialist 35 0.0772 1,759 0.0570
207RR0500X - Rheumatology 103 0.2272 7,765 0.2515
207RS0012X - Sleep Medicine 30 0.0662 2,710 0.0878
2084S0012X - Sleep Medicine 8 0.0176 959 0.0311
2081S0010X - Sports Medicine 15 0.0331 1,278 0.0414
207QS0010X - Sports Medicine 23 0.0507 3,050 0.0988
207XX0005X - Sports Medicine 62 0.1368 4,311 0.1396
2086S0105X - Surgery of the Hand 10 0.0221 752 0.0244
2086S0102X - Surgical Critical Care 38 0.0838 2,793 0.0905
2086X0206X - Surgical Oncology 32 0.0706 2,218 0.0718
2085R0203X - Therapeutic Radiology 7 0.0154 839 0.0272
2086S0127X - Trauma Surgery 21 0.0463 2,038 0.0660
2083P0011X - Undersea and Hyperbaric Medicine 8 0.0176 507 0.0164
207PE0005X - Undersea and Hyperbaric Medicine 17 0.0375 415 0.0134
2085R0204X - Vascular & Interventional Radiology 53 0.1169 6,129 0.1985
2084V0102X - Vascular Neurology 9 0.0199 968 0.0314
2086S0129X - Vascular Surgery 74 0.1632 6,244 0.2022