Physician Statistics for LOUISIANA

Total Active Physicians

Total Physicians Physicians per Capita National Total Physicians National Physicians per Capita
16,324 36.01 1,311,312 42.47

Total Physicians by Gender

Total Female Total Male National Total Female National Total Male
4,860 11,464 449,848 869,345
29.77% 70.23% 34.10% 65.90%

Primary Care Physicians

Taxonomy Total Taxonomy Taxonomy per Capita National Total Taxonomy National Taxonomy per Capita
Family Medicine 1,689 3.73 149,001 4.83
General Practice 203 0.45 15,715 0.51
Internal Medicine 1,957 4.32 181,140 5.87
Obstetrics & Gynecology 653 1.44 46,246 1.50
Pediatrics 1,107 2.44 84,232 2.73

Physicians by Specialty

Taxonomy Total Taxonomy Taxonomy per Capita National Total Taxonomy National Taxonomy per Capita
207QA0401X - Addiction Medicine 8 0.0176 783 0.0254
207RA0401X - Addiction Medicine 6 0.0132 592 0.0192
2084A0401X - Addiction Medicine 16 0.0353 719 0.0233
2084P0802X - Addiction Psychiatry 14 0.0309 1,170 0.0379
2080A0000X - Adolescent Medicine 51 0.1125 3,384 0.1096
207QA0505X - Adult Medicine 21 0.0463 2,619 0.0848
207XS0114X - Adult Reconstructive Orthopaedic Surgery 8 0.0176 1,637 0.0530
207RA0001X - Advanced Heart Failure and Transplant Cardiology 13 0.0287 514 0.0166
207ZP0101X - Anatomic Pathology 34 0.0750 3,278 0.1062
207ZP0102X - Anatomic Pathology & Clinical Pathology 279 0.6154 17,386 0.5631
207ZB0001X - Blood Banking & Transfusion Medicine 9 0.0199 762 0.0247
2085B0100X - Body Imaging 29 0.0640 2,590 0.0839
207RC0000X - Cardiovascular Disease 558 1.2309 32,077 1.0389
2084P0804X - Child & Adolescent Psychiatry 118 0.2603 9,222 0.2987
207NI0002X - Clinical & Laboratory Dermatological Immunology 8 0.0176 256 0.0083
207RC0001X - Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology 39 0.0860 3,180 0.1030
207SG0201X - Clinical Genetics (M.D.) 8 0.0176 1,111 0.0360
2084N0600X - Clinical Neurophysiology 9 0.0199 1,276 0.0413
207ZP0105X - Clinical Pathology/Laboratory Medicine 10 0.0221 1,779 0.0576
207RC0200X - Critical Care Medicine 92 0.2029 9,718 0.3148
207LC0200X - Critical Care Medicine 10 0.0221 1,899 0.0615
207ZC0500X - Cytopathology 20 0.0441 1,698 0.0550
207ZD0900X - Dermatopathology 12 0.0265 950 0.0308
207ND0900X - Dermatopathology 8 0.0176 1,235 0.0400
2080P0006X - Developmental – Behavioral Pediatrics 6 0.0132 1,151 0.0373
2085R0202X - Diagnostic Radiology 545 1.2022 48,587 1.5737
2085U0001X - Diagnostic Ultrasound 7 0.0154 1,672 0.0542
207PE0004X - Emergency Medical Services 65 0.1434 4,481 0.1451
207RE0101X - Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism 96 0.2118 9,058 0.2934
207YS0123X - Facial Plastic Surgery 18 0.0397 850 0.0275
207VF0040X - Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery 7 0.0154 712 0.0231
207XX0004X - Foot and Ankle Surgery 11 0.0243 1,075 0.0348
2084F0202X - Forensic Psychiatry 17 0.0375 1,070 0.0347
207RG0100X - Gastroenterology 244 0.5382 18,413 0.5964
207RG0300X - Geriatric Medicine 51 0.1125 5,929 0.1920
207QG0300X - Geriatric Medicine 15 0.0331 2,551 0.0826
2084P0805X - Geriatric Psychiatry 14 0.0309 1,572 0.0509
207VX0201X - Gynecologic Oncology 13 0.0287 1,697 0.0550
207VG0400X - Gynecology 50 0.1103 4,941 0.1600
207XS0106X - Hand Surgery 36 0.0794 2,873 0.0931
207ZH0000X - Hematology 10 0.0221 1,060 0.0343
207RH0003X - Hematology & Oncology 184 0.4059 13,885 0.4497
207RI0008X - Hepatology 11 0.0243 564 0.0183
207RH0002X - Hospice and Palliative Medicine 17 0.0375 1,888 0.0612
207RI0200X - Infectious Disease 117 0.2581 10,024 0.3247
207RI0011X - Interventional Cardiology 151 0.3331 6,698 0.2169
208VP0014X - Interventional Pain Medicine 58 0.1279 3,160 0.1023
207VM0101X - Maternal & Fetal Medicine 38 0.0838 2,936 0.0951
207RX0202X - Medical Oncology 27 0.0596 4,894 0.1585
207ND0101X - MOHS-Micrographic Surgery 21 0.0463 1,593 0.0516
2080N0001X - Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine 104 0.2294 6,893 0.2233
207RN0300X - Nephrology 205 0.4522 12,821 0.4153
2084N0400X - Neurology 238 0.5250 21,234 0.6878
2084N0402X - Neurology with Special Qualifications in Child Neurology 29 0.0640 2,255 0.0730
2085N0700X - Neuroradiology 25 0.0551 3,126 0.1012
207UN0901X - Nuclear Cardiology 14 0.0309 1,148 0.0372
2085N0904X - Nuclear Radiology 8 0.0176 1,768 0.0573
207RB0002X - Obesity Medicine 6 0.0132 117 0.0038
207VX0000X - Obstetrics 26 0.0574 1,915 0.0620
2083X0100X - Occupational Medicine 35 0.0772 3,178 0.1029
207XS0117X - Orthopaedic Surgery of the Spine 27 0.0596 2,445 0.0792
207XX0801X - Orthopaedic Trauma 11 0.0243 1,233 0.0399
207YX0602X - Otolaryngic Allergy 9 0.0199 395 0.0128
207YX0905X - Otolaryngology/Facial Plastic Surgery 15 0.0331 1,093 0.0354
207YX0901X - Otology & Neurotology 12 0.0265 502 0.0163
2081P2900X - Pain Medicine 34 0.0750 2,238 0.0725
207LP2900X - Pain Medicine 65 0.1434 6,847 0.2218
208VP0000X - Pain Medicine 15 0.0331 1,928 0.0624
2080P0201X - Pediatric Allergy/Immunology 12 0.0265 643 0.0208
207LP3000X - Pediatric Anesthesiology 12 0.0265 1,957 0.0634
2080P0202X - Pediatric Cardiology 53 0.1169 3,438 0.1114
2080P0203X - Pediatric Critical Care Medicine 48 0.1059 3,098 0.1003
2080P0204X - Pediatric Emergency Medicine 30 0.0662 2,604 0.0843
207PP0204X - Pediatric Emergency Medicine 34 0.0750 1,121 0.0363
2080P0205X - Pediatric Endocrinology 21 0.0463 1,868 0.0605
2080P0206X - Pediatric Gastroenterology 33 0.0728 1,997 0.0647
2080P0207X - Pediatric Hematology-Oncology 30 0.0662 3,230 0.1046
2080P0208X - Pediatric Infectious Diseases 25 0.0551 1,442 0.0467
2080P0210X - Pediatric Nephrology 18 0.0397 946 0.0306
207XP3100X - Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgery 18 0.0397 907 0.0294
2080P0214X - Pediatric Pulmonology 27 0.0596 1,398 0.0453
2085P0229X - Pediatric Radiology 7 0.0154 1,793 0.0581
2086S0120X - Pediatric Surgery 24 0.0529 1,614 0.0523
2088P0231X - Pediatric Urology 8 0.0176 522 0.0169
2086S0122X - Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery 33 0.0728 2,900 0.0939
207YX0007X - Plastic Surgery within the Head & Neck 14 0.0309 740 0.0240
2082S0099X - Plastic Surgery Within the Head and Neck 6 0.0132 414 0.0134
2083P0500X - Preventive Medicine/Occupational Environmental Medicine 8 0.0176 1,386 0.0449
207NS0135X - Procedural Dermatology 29 0.0640 1,757 0.0569
2084P0800X - Psychiatry 562 1.2397 55,272 1.7902
2083P0901X - Public Health & General Preventive Medicine 18 0.0397 2,325 0.0753
207RP1001X - Pulmonary Disease 213 0.4698 16,436 0.5323
2085R0001X - Radiation Oncology 75 0.1654 7,048 0.2283
207VE0102X - Reproductive Endocrinology 12 0.0265 1,696 0.0549
207WX0107X - Retina Specialist 31 0.0684 1,293 0.0419
207RR0500X - Rheumatology 101 0.2228 7,060 0.2287
207RS0012X - Sleep Medicine 22 0.0485 2,388 0.0773
2084S0012X - Sleep Medicine 6 0.0132 853 0.0276
207QS0010X - Sports Medicine 21 0.0463 2,581 0.0836
207XX0005X - Sports Medicine 58 0.1279 3,803 0.1232
2081S0010X - Sports Medicine 13 0.0287 930 0.0301
2086S0105X - Surgery of the Hand 9 0.0199 670 0.0217
2086S0102X - Surgical Critical Care 31 0.0684 2,271 0.0736
2086X0206X - Surgical Oncology 29 0.0640 1,928 0.0624
2085R0203X - Therapeutic Radiology 7 0.0154 833 0.0270
2086S0127X - Trauma Surgery 15 0.0331 1,762 0.0571
2083P0011X - Undersea and Hyperbaric Medicine 7 0.0154 393 0.0127
207PE0005X - Undersea and Hyperbaric Medicine 16 0.0353 370 0.0120
2085R0204X - Vascular & Interventional Radiology 40 0.0882 5,232 0.1695
2084V0102X - Vascular Neurology 6 0.0132 730 0.0236
2086S0129X - Vascular Surgery 64 0.1412 5,625 0.1822