Physician Statistics for LOUISIANA

Total Active Physicians

Total Physicians Physicians per Capita National Total Physicians National Physicians per Capita
18,736 41.33 1,519,924 49.23

Total Physicians by Gender

Total Female Total Male National Total Female National Total Male
5,962 12,774 551,419 977,048
31.82% 68.18% 36.08% 63.92%

Primary Care Physicians

Taxonomy Total Taxonomy Taxonomy per Capita National Total Taxonomy National Taxonomy per Capita
Family Medicine 1,886 4.16 171,059 5.54
General Practice 223 0.49 17,894 0.58
Internal Medicine 2,268 5.00 206,127 6.68
Obstetrics & Gynecology 709 1.56 51,953 1.68
Pediatrics 1,239 2.73 95,126 3.08

Physicians by Specialty

Taxonomy Total Taxonomy Taxonomy per Capita National Total Taxonomy National Taxonomy per Capita
207QA0401X - Addiction Medicine 15 0.0331 1,183 0.0383
207RA0401X - Addiction Medicine 12 0.0265 909 0.0294
2083A0300X - Addiction Medicine 6 0.0132 309 0.0100
2084A0401X - Addiction Medicine 19 0.0419 924 0.0299
2084P0802X - Addiction Psychiatry 22 0.0485 1,353 0.0438
207RA0000X - Adolescent Medicine 6 0.0132 522 0.0169
2080A0000X - Adolescent Medicine 51 0.1125 3,470 0.1124
207QA0505X - Adult Medicine 22 0.0485 2,988 0.0968
207XS0114X - Adult Reconstructive Orthopaedic Surgery 14 0.0309 2,003 0.0649
207RA0001X - Advanced Heart Failure and Transplant Cardiology 13 0.0287 1,026 0.0332
2083A0100X - Aerospace Medicine 6 0.0132 935 0.0303
207ZP0101X - Anatomic Pathology 31 0.0684 3,625 0.1174
207ZP0102X - Anatomic Pathology & Clinical Pathology 275 0.6066 19,307 0.6253
2084B0040X - Behavioral Neurology & Neuropsychiatry 6 0.0132 328 0.0106
207ZB0001X - Blood Banking & Transfusion Medicine 12 0.0265 861 0.0279
2085B0100X - Body Imaging 31 0.0684 2,717 0.0880
207RC0000X - Cardiovascular Disease 553 1.2198 35,676 1.1555
2084P0804X - Child & Adolescent Psychiatry 137 0.3022 10,501 0.3401
207NI0002X - Clinical & Laboratory Dermatological Immunology 6 0.0132 254 0.0082
207RC0001X - Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology 46 0.1015 3,921 0.1270
207SG0201X - Clinical Genetics (M.D.) 11 0.0243 1,302 0.0422
2084N0600X - Clinical Neurophysiology 15 0.0331 1,559 0.0505
207ZC0006X - Clinical Pathology 10 0.0221 542 0.0176
207ZP0105X - Clinical Pathology/Laboratory Medicine 10 0.0221 1,935 0.0627
207WX0120X - Cornea and External Diseases Specialist 8 0.0176 371 0.0120
207RC0200X - Critical Care Medicine 134 0.2956 12,562 0.4069
207LC0200X - Critical Care Medicine 16 0.0353 2,469 0.0800
207ZC0500X - Cytopathology 17 0.0375 1,873 0.0607
207ZD0900X - Dermatopathology 15 0.0331 1,078 0.0349
207ND0900X - Dermatopathology 11 0.0243 1,330 0.0431
2085R0202X - Diagnostic Radiology 630 1.3897 54,653 1.7702
2085U0001X - Diagnostic Ultrasound 9 0.0199 1,716 0.0556
207PE0004X - Emergency Medical Services 61 0.1346 4,641 0.1503
207RE0101X - Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism 110 0.2426 10,433 0.3379
207YS0123X - Facial Plastic Surgery 17 0.0375 976 0.0316
207VF0040X - Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery 8 0.0176 1,015 0.0329
207XX0004X - Foot and Ankle Surgery 11 0.0243 1,252 0.0406
2084F0202X - Forensic Psychiatry 19 0.0419 1,147 0.0372
207RG0100X - Gastroenterology 270 0.5956 21,237 0.6878
207RG0300X - Geriatric Medicine 55 0.1213 6,483 0.2100
207QG0300X - Geriatric Medicine 21 0.0463 2,809 0.0910
2084P0805X - Geriatric Psychiatry 13 0.0287 1,638 0.0531
207WX0009X - Glaucoma Specialist 7 0.0154 581 0.0188
207VX0201X - Gynecologic Oncology 24 0.0529 2,061 0.0668
207VG0400X - Gynecology 55 0.1213 5,101 0.1652
207XS0106X - Hand Surgery 43 0.0949 3,406 0.1103
207ZH0000X - Hematology 10 0.0221 1,209 0.0392
207RH0003X - Hematology & Oncology 197 0.4346 15,701 0.5085
207RI0008X - Hepatology 12 0.0265 661 0.0214
207RH0002X - Hospice and Palliative Medicine 30 0.0662 2,838 0.0919
207QH0002X - Hospice and Palliative Medicine 7 0.0154 1,297 0.0420
207RI0200X - Infectious Disease 131 0.2890 11,579 0.3750
207RI0011X - Interventional Cardiology 205 0.4522 8,445 0.2735
208VP0014X - Interventional Pain Medicine 69 0.1522 3,704 0.1200
207VM0101X - Maternal & Fetal Medicine 45 0.0993 3,602 0.1167
207RX0202X - Medical Oncology 43 0.0949 6,232 0.2018
207ND0101X - MOHS-Micrographic Surgery 29 0.0640 2,207 0.0715
2080N0001X - Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine 126 0.2779 8,127 0.2632
207RN0300X - Nephrology 250 0.5515 14,548 0.4712
2084A2900X - Neurocritical Care 6 0.0132 504 0.0163
2084N0400X - Neurology 276 0.6088 25,984 0.8416
2084N0402X - Neurology with Special Qualifications in Child Neurology 32 0.0706 2,850 0.0923
2085N0700X - Neuroradiology 30 0.0662 3,573 0.1157
207UN0901X - Nuclear Cardiology 9 0.0199 1,268 0.0411
2085N0904X - Nuclear Radiology 8 0.0176 1,776 0.0575
207RB0002X - Obesity Medicine 6 0.0132 190 0.0062
207VX0000X - Obstetrics 28 0.0618 2,229 0.0722
2083X0100X - Occupational Medicine 32 0.0706 3,391 0.1098
207XS0117X - Orthopaedic Surgery of the Spine 34 0.0750 2,871 0.0930
207XX0801X - Orthopaedic Trauma 18 0.0397 1,471 0.0476
207YX0602X - Otolaryngic Allergy 11 0.0243 418 0.0135
207YX0905X - Otolaryngology/Facial Plastic Surgery 16 0.0353 1,172 0.0380
207YX0901X - Otology & Neurotology 13 0.0287 574 0.0186
207LP2900X - Pain Medicine 91 0.2007 7,973 0.2582
2081P2900X - Pain Medicine 45 0.0993 2,611 0.0846
208VP0000X - Pain Medicine 23 0.0507 2,334 0.0756
2080P0201X - Pediatric Allergy/Immunology 12 0.0265 772 0.0250
207LP3000X - Pediatric Anesthesiology 18 0.0397 2,559 0.0829
2080P0202X - Pediatric Cardiology 57 0.1257 4,186 0.1356
2080P0203X - Pediatric Critical Care Medicine 75 0.1654 3,934 0.1274
2080P0204X - Pediatric Emergency Medicine 43 0.0949 3,409 0.1104
207PP0204X - Pediatric Emergency Medicine 42 0.0926 1,292 0.0418
2080P0205X - Pediatric Endocrinology 28 0.0618 2,186 0.0708
2080P0206X - Pediatric Gastroenterology 42 0.0926 2,434 0.0788
2080P0207X - Pediatric Hematology-Oncology 30 0.0662 3,858 0.1250
2080P0208X - Pediatric Infectious Diseases 25 0.0551 1,669 0.0541
2080P0210X - Pediatric Nephrology 18 0.0397 1,111 0.0360
207WX0110X - Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus Specialist 6 0.0132 393 0.0127
207XP3100X - Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgery 29 0.0640 1,115 0.0361
207YP0228X - Pediatric Otolaryngology 15 0.0331 923 0.0299
2080P0214X - Pediatric Pulmonology 27 0.0596 1,633 0.0529
2086S0120X - Pediatric Surgery 29 0.0640 1,913 0.0620
2088P0231X - Pediatric Urology 8 0.0176 637 0.0206
2086S0122X - Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery 34 0.0750 3,404 0.1103
207YX0007X - Plastic Surgery within the Head & Neck 16 0.0353 876 0.0284
2082S0099X - Plastic Surgery Within the Head and Neck 7 0.0154 440 0.0143
2083P0500X - Preventive Medicine/Occupational Environmental Medicine 9 0.0199 1,454 0.0471
207NS0135X - Procedural Dermatology 27 0.0596 1,847 0.0598
2084P0800X - Psychiatry 657 1.4493 62,998 2.0405
2083P0901X - Public Health & General Preventive Medicine 15 0.0331 2,529 0.0819
207RP1001X - Pulmonary Disease 257 0.5669 19,000 0.6154
2085R0001X - Radiation Oncology 77 0.1699 7,984 0.2586
207VE0102X - Reproductive Endocrinology 12 0.0265 1,966 0.0637
207WX0107X - Retina Specialist 41 0.0904 2,042 0.0661
207RR0500X - Rheumatology 100 0.2206 8,158 0.2642
207RS0012X - Sleep Medicine 31 0.0684 2,874 0.0931
2084S0012X - Sleep Medicine 10 0.0221 1,005 0.0326
2081S0010X - Sports Medicine 17 0.0375 1,459 0.0473
207RS0010X - Sports Medicine 7 0.0154 463 0.0150
207QS0010X - Sports Medicine 33 0.0728 3,307 0.1071
207XX0005X - Sports Medicine 63 0.1390 4,580 0.1483
2086S0105X - Surgery of the Hand 10 0.0221 778 0.0252
2086S0102X - Surgical Critical Care 42 0.0926 3,138 0.1016
2086X0206X - Surgical Oncology 31 0.0684 2,384 0.0772
2085R0203X - Therapeutic Radiology 7 0.0154 836 0.0271
2086S0127X - Trauma Surgery 24 0.0529 2,207 0.0715
2083P0011X - Undersea and Hyperbaric Medicine 8 0.0176 537 0.0174
207PE0005X - Undersea and Hyperbaric Medicine 18 0.0397 431 0.0140
2085R0204X - Vascular & Interventional Radiology 55 0.1213 6,622 0.2145
2084V0102X - Vascular Neurology 12 0.0265 1,103 0.0357
2086S0129X - Vascular Surgery 78 0.1721 6,569 0.2128