Physician Statistics for LOUISIANA

Total Active Physicians

Total Physicians Physicians per Capita National Total Physicians National Physicians per Capita
16,457 36.30 1,320,719 42.78

Total Physicians by Gender

Total Female Total Male National Total Female National Total Male
4,920 11,537 454,730 873,899
29.90% 70.10% 34.23% 65.77%

Primary Care Physicians

Taxonomy Total Taxonomy Taxonomy per Capita National Total Taxonomy National Taxonomy per Capita
Family Medicine 1,697 3.74 150,043 4.86
General Practice 204 0.45 15,789 0.51
Internal Medicine 1,972 4.35 181,625 5.88
Obstetrics & Gynecology 661 1.46 46,493 1.51
Pediatrics 1,123 2.48 84,595 2.74

Physicians by Specialty

Taxonomy Total Taxonomy Taxonomy per Capita National Total Taxonomy National Taxonomy per Capita
207QA0401X - Addiction Medicine 8 0.0176 803 0.0260
207RA0401X - Addiction Medicine 6 0.0132 625 0.0202
2084A0401X - Addiction Medicine 17 0.0375 729 0.0236
2084P0802X - Addiction Psychiatry 15 0.0331 1,174 0.0380
2080A0000X - Adolescent Medicine 51 0.1125 3,384 0.1096
207QA0505X - Adult Medicine 21 0.0463 2,638 0.0854
207XS0114X - Adult Reconstructive Orthopaedic Surgery 8 0.0176 1,652 0.0535
207RA0001X - Advanced Heart Failure and Transplant Cardiology 12 0.0265 555 0.0180
207ZP0101X - Anatomic Pathology 34 0.0750 3,301 0.1069
207ZP0102X - Anatomic Pathology & Clinical Pathology 278 0.6132 17,466 0.5657
207ZB0001X - Blood Banking & Transfusion Medicine 10 0.0221 769 0.0249
2085B0100X - Body Imaging 29 0.0640 2,589 0.0839
207RC0000X - Cardiovascular Disease 559 1.2331 32,191 1.0426
2084P0804X - Child & Adolescent Psychiatry 119 0.2625 9,300 0.3012
207NI0002X - Clinical & Laboratory Dermatological Immunology 6 0.0132 256 0.0083
207RC0001X - Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology 39 0.0860 3,227 0.1045
207SG0201X - Clinical Genetics (M.D.) 9 0.0199 1,128 0.0365
2084N0600X - Clinical Neurophysiology 9 0.0199 1,299 0.0421
207ZP0105X - Clinical Pathology/Laboratory Medicine 10 0.0221 1,784 0.0578
207RC0200X - Critical Care Medicine 94 0.2074 9,832 0.3184
207LC0200X - Critical Care Medicine 10 0.0221 1,934 0.0626
207ZC0500X - Cytopathology 20 0.0441 1,703 0.0552
207ZD0900X - Dermatopathology 14 0.0309 955 0.0309
207ND0900X - Dermatopathology 10 0.0221 1,245 0.0403
2080P0006X - Developmental – Behavioral Pediatrics 7 0.0154 1,174 0.0380
2085R0202X - Diagnostic Radiology 545 1.2022 48,865 1.5827
2085U0001X - Diagnostic Ultrasound 7 0.0154 1,662 0.0538
207PE0004X - Emergency Medical Services 64 0.1412 4,490 0.1454
207RE0101X - Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism 99 0.2184 9,124 0.2955
207YS0123X - Facial Plastic Surgery 18 0.0397 855 0.0277
207VF0040X - Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery 7 0.0154 737 0.0239
207XX0004X - Foot and Ankle Surgery 12 0.0265 1,086 0.0352
2084F0202X - Forensic Psychiatry 18 0.0397 1,070 0.0347
207RG0100X - Gastroenterology 245 0.5404 18,575 0.6016
207RG0300X - Geriatric Medicine 51 0.1125 5,956 0.1929
207QG0300X - Geriatric Medicine 15 0.0331 2,565 0.0831
2084P0805X - Geriatric Psychiatry 14 0.0309 1,574 0.0510
207VX0201X - Gynecologic Oncology 14 0.0309 1,717 0.0556
207VG0400X - Gynecology 51 0.1125 4,954 0.1605
207XS0106X - Hand Surgery 36 0.0794 2,915 0.0944
207ZH0000X - Hematology 11 0.0243 1,076 0.0349
207RH0003X - Hematology & Oncology 186 0.4103 13,957 0.4521
207RI0008X - Hepatology 11 0.0243 569 0.0184
207RH0002X - Hospice and Palliative Medicine 17 0.0375 1,947 0.0631
207RI0200X - Infectious Disease 120 0.2647 10,102 0.3272
207RI0011X - Interventional Cardiology 155 0.3419 6,797 0.2201
208VP0014X - Interventional Pain Medicine 58 0.1279 3,188 0.1033
207VM0101X - Maternal & Fetal Medicine 38 0.0838 2,968 0.0961
207RX0202X - Medical Oncology 28 0.0618 4,941 0.1600
207ND0101X - MOHS-Micrographic Surgery 21 0.0463 1,610 0.0521
2080N0001X - Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine 107 0.2360 6,962 0.2255
207RN0300X - Nephrology 205 0.4522 12,907 0.4180
2084N0400X - Neurology 243 0.5360 21,426 0.6940
2084N0402X - Neurology with Special Qualifications in Child Neurology 29 0.0640 2,274 0.0737
2085N0700X - Neuroradiology 25 0.0551 3,144 0.1018
207UN0901X - Nuclear Cardiology 14 0.0309 1,149 0.0372
2085N0904X - Nuclear Radiology 7 0.0154 1,767 0.0572
207RB0002X - Obesity Medicine 6 0.0132 123 0.0040
207VX0000X - Obstetrics 26 0.0574 1,924 0.0623
2083X0100X - Occupational Medicine 35 0.0772 3,200 0.1036
207XS0117X - Orthopaedic Surgery of the Spine 28 0.0618 2,468 0.0799
207XX0801X - Orthopaedic Trauma 11 0.0243 1,243 0.0403
207YX0602X - Otolaryngic Allergy 9 0.0199 395 0.0128
207YX0905X - Otolaryngology/Facial Plastic Surgery 15 0.0331 1,096 0.0355
207YX0901X - Otology & Neurotology 12 0.0265 506 0.0164
2081P2900X - Pain Medicine 34 0.0750 2,265 0.0734
207LP2900X - Pain Medicine 68 0.1500 6,919 0.2241
208VP0000X - Pain Medicine 15 0.0331 1,949 0.0631
2080P0201X - Pediatric Allergy/Immunology 12 0.0265 656 0.0212
207LP3000X - Pediatric Anesthesiology 14 0.0309 2,013 0.0652
2080P0202X - Pediatric Cardiology 52 0.1147 3,470 0.1124
2080P0203X - Pediatric Critical Care Medicine 48 0.1059 3,122 0.1011
2080P0204X - Pediatric Emergency Medicine 30 0.0662 2,671 0.0865
207PP0204X - Pediatric Emergency Medicine 35 0.0772 1,127 0.0365
2080P0205X - Pediatric Endocrinology 21 0.0463 1,887 0.0611
2080P0206X - Pediatric Gastroenterology 31 0.0684 2,019 0.0654
2080P0207X - Pediatric Hematology-Oncology 30 0.0662 3,267 0.1058
2080P0208X - Pediatric Infectious Diseases 24 0.0529 1,452 0.0470
2080P0210X - Pediatric Nephrology 18 0.0397 950 0.0308
207XP3100X - Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgery 18 0.0397 922 0.0299
2080P0214X - Pediatric Pulmonology 27 0.0596 1,407 0.0456
2085P0229X - Pediatric Radiology 7 0.0154 1,814 0.0588
2086S0120X - Pediatric Surgery 24 0.0529 1,624 0.0526
2088P0231X - Pediatric Urology 8 0.0176 532 0.0172
2086S0122X - Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery 34 0.0750 2,917 0.0945
207YX0007X - Plastic Surgery within the Head & Neck 14 0.0309 744 0.0241
2082S0099X - Plastic Surgery Within the Head and Neck 6 0.0132 416 0.0135
2083P0500X - Preventive Medicine/Occupational Environmental Medicine 8 0.0176 1,386 0.0449
207NS0135X - Procedural Dermatology 27 0.0596 1,764 0.0571
2084P0800X - Psychiatry 568 1.2529 55,622 1.8015
2083P0901X - Public Health & General Preventive Medicine 18 0.0397 2,337 0.0757
207RP1001X - Pulmonary Disease 213 0.4698 16,525 0.5352
2085R0001X - Radiation Oncology 75 0.1654 7,091 0.2297
207VE0102X - Reproductive Endocrinology 12 0.0265 1,715 0.0555
207WX0107X - Retina Specialist 31 0.0684 1,336 0.0433
207RR0500X - Rheumatology 99 0.2184 7,116 0.2305
207RS0012X - Sleep Medicine 23 0.0507 2,412 0.0781
2084S0012X - Sleep Medicine 7 0.0154 857 0.0278
207QS0010X - Sports Medicine 22 0.0485 2,619 0.0848
207XX0005X - Sports Medicine 60 0.1324 3,857 0.1249
2081S0010X - Sports Medicine 13 0.0287 958 0.0310
2086S0105X - Surgery of the Hand 9 0.0199 678 0.0220
2086S0102X - Surgical Critical Care 31 0.0684 2,309 0.0748
2086X0206X - Surgical Oncology 29 0.0640 1,968 0.0637
2085R0203X - Therapeutic Radiology 7 0.0154 832 0.0269
2086S0127X - Trauma Surgery 13 0.0287 1,779 0.0576
2083P0011X - Undersea and Hyperbaric Medicine 7 0.0154 399 0.0129
207PE0005X - Undersea and Hyperbaric Medicine 16 0.0353 374 0.0121
2085R0204X - Vascular & Interventional Radiology 40 0.0882 5,335 0.1728
2084V0102X - Vascular Neurology 7 0.0154 743 0.0241
2086S0129X - Vascular Surgery 65 0.1434 5,688 0.1842