Physician Statistics for LOUISIANA

Total Active Physicians

Total Physicians Physicians per Capita National Total Physicians National Physicians per Capita
15,840 34.94 1,264,972 40.97

Total Physicians by Gender

Total Female Total Male National Total Female National Total Male
4,620 11,220 427,964 844,859
29.17% 70.83% 33.62% 66.38%

Primary Care Physicians

Taxonomy Total Taxonomy Taxonomy per Capita National Total Taxonomy National Taxonomy per Capita
Family Medicine 1,641 3.62 144,490 4.68
General Practice 198 0.44 15,405 0.50
Internal Medicine 1,908 4.21 175,424 5.68
Obstetrics & Gynecology 642 1.42 44,956 1.46
Pediatrics 1,083 2.39 81,407 2.64

Physicians by Specialty

Taxonomy Total Taxonomy Taxonomy per Capita National Total Taxonomy National Taxonomy per Capita
207QA0401X - Addiction Medicine 7 0.0154 723 0.0234
2084A0401X - Addiction Medicine 12 0.0265 686 0.0222
2084P0802X - Addiction Psychiatry 13 0.0287 1,143 0.0370
2080A0000X - Adolescent Medicine 51 0.1125 3,368 0.1091
207QA0505X - Adult Medicine 22 0.0485 2,539 0.0822
207XS0114X - Adult Reconstructive Orthopaedic Surgery 6 0.0132 1,583 0.0513
207RA0001X - Advanced Heart Failure and Transplant Cardiology 7 0.0154 341 0.0110
207ZP0101X - Anatomic Pathology 34 0.0750 3,178 0.1029
207ZP0102X - Anatomic Pathology & Clinical Pathology 271 0.5978 16,864 0.5462
207ZB0001X - Blood Banking & Transfusion Medicine 9 0.0199 728 0.0236
2085B0100X - Body Imaging 27 0.0596 2,558 0.0829
207RC0000X - Cardiovascular Disease 555 1.2243 31,300 1.0138
2084P0804X - Child & Adolescent Psychiatry 108 0.2382 8,895 0.2881
207NI0002X - Clinical & Laboratory Dermatological Immunology 8 0.0176 253 0.0082
207RC0001X - Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology 38 0.0838 3,040 0.0985
207SG0201X - Clinical Genetics (M.D.) 8 0.0176 1,069 0.0346
2084N0600X - Clinical Neurophysiology 9 0.0199 1,245 0.0403
207ZP0105X - Clinical Pathology/Laboratory Medicine 10 0.0221 1,720 0.0557
207RC0200X - Critical Care Medicine 91 0.2007 9,188 0.2976
207LC0200X - Critical Care Medicine 11 0.0243 1,800 0.0583
207ZC0500X - Cytopathology 20 0.0441 1,658 0.0537
207ZD0900X - Dermatopathology 12 0.0265 921 0.0298
207ND0900X - Dermatopathology 8 0.0176 1,217 0.0394
2080P0006X - Developmental – Behavioral Pediatrics 6 0.0132 1,097 0.0355
2085R0202X - Diagnostic Radiology 543 1.1978 47,182 1.5282
2085U0001X - Diagnostic Ultrasound 6 0.0132 1,657 0.0537
207PE0004X - Emergency Medical Services 64 0.1412 4,446 0.1440
207RE0101X - Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism 97 0.2140 8,737 0.2830
207YS0123X - Facial Plastic Surgery 18 0.0397 832 0.0269
207VF0040X - Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery 7 0.0154 646 0.0209
207XX0004X - Foot and Ankle Surgery 11 0.0243 1,010 0.0327
2084F0202X - Forensic Psychiatry 16 0.0353 1,044 0.0338
207RG0100X - Gastroenterology 237 0.5228 17,698 0.5732
207RG0300X - Geriatric Medicine 45 0.0993 5,774 0.1870
207QG0300X - Geriatric Medicine 16 0.0353 2,493 0.0807
2084P0805X - Geriatric Psychiatry 13 0.0287 1,558 0.0505
207VX0201X - Gynecologic Oncology 12 0.0265 1,626 0.0527
207VG0400X - Gynecology 48 0.1059 4,905 0.1589
207XS0106X - Hand Surgery 34 0.0750 2,775 0.0899
207ZH0000X - Hematology 9 0.0199 1,026 0.0332
207RH0000X - Hematology 6 0.0132 1,534 0.0497
207RH0003X - Hematology & Oncology 185 0.4081 13,342 0.4321
207RI0008X - Hepatology 11 0.0243 547 0.0177
207RH0002X - Hospice and Palliative Medicine 15 0.0331 1,657 0.0537
207RI0200X - Infectious Disease 114 0.2515 9,671 0.3132
207RI0011X - Interventional Cardiology 149 0.3287 6,288 0.2037
208VP0014X - Interventional Pain Medicine 53 0.1169 3,008 0.0974
207VM0101X - Maternal & Fetal Medicine 34 0.0750 2,802 0.0908
207RX0202X - Medical Oncology 28 0.0618 4,667 0.1512
207ND0101X - MOHS-Micrographic Surgery 20 0.0441 1,526 0.0494
2080N0001X - Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine 97 0.2140 6,620 0.2144
207RN0300X - Nephrology 199 0.4390 12,386 0.4012
2084N0400X - Neurology 223 0.4919 20,279 0.6568
2084N0402X - Neurology with Special Qualifications in Child Neurology 29 0.0640 2,129 0.0690
2085N0700X - Neuroradiology 24 0.0529 3,006 0.0974
207UN0901X - Nuclear Cardiology 14 0.0309 1,118 0.0362
2085N0904X - Nuclear Radiology 8 0.0176 1,762 0.0571
207RB0002X - Obesity Medicine 6 0.0132 104 0.0034
207VX0000X - Obstetrics 26 0.0574 1,848 0.0599
2083X0100X - Occupational Medicine 36 0.0794 3,141 0.1017
207XS0117X - Orthopaedic Surgery of the Spine 28 0.0618 2,369 0.0767
207XX0801X - Orthopaedic Trauma 9 0.0199 1,177 0.0381
207YX0602X - Otolaryngic Allergy 9 0.0199 393 0.0127
207YX0905X - Otolaryngology/Facial Plastic Surgery 17 0.0375 1,074 0.0348
207YX0901X - Otology & Neurotology 11 0.0243 488 0.0158
207LP2900X - Pain Medicine 65 0.1434 6,583 0.2132
2081P2900X - Pain Medicine 33 0.0728 2,152 0.0697
208VP0000X - Pain Medicine 15 0.0331 1,836 0.0595
2080P0201X - Pediatric Allergy/Immunology 12 0.0265 615 0.0199
207LP3000X - Pediatric Anesthesiology 11 0.0243 1,820 0.0589
2080P0202X - Pediatric Cardiology 47 0.1037 3,267 0.1058
2080P0203X - Pediatric Critical Care Medicine 47 0.1037 2,926 0.0948
2080P0204X - Pediatric Emergency Medicine 27 0.0596 2,407 0.0780
207PP0204X - Pediatric Emergency Medicine 33 0.0728 1,052 0.0341
2080P0205X - Pediatric Endocrinology 22 0.0485 1,788 0.0579
2080P0206X - Pediatric Gastroenterology 34 0.0750 1,873 0.0607
2080P0207X - Pediatric Hematology-Oncology 30 0.0662 3,084 0.0999
2080P0208X - Pediatric Infectious Diseases 24 0.0529 1,380 0.0447
2080P0210X - Pediatric Nephrology 15 0.0331 902 0.0292
207XP3100X - Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgery 19 0.0419 851 0.0276
2080P0214X - Pediatric Pulmonology 26 0.0574 1,354 0.0439
2085P0229X - Pediatric Radiology 7 0.0154 1,742 0.0564
2086S0120X - Pediatric Surgery 24 0.0529 1,523 0.0493
2088P0231X - Pediatric Urology 6 0.0132 492 0.0159
2086S0122X - Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery 33 0.0728 2,807 0.0909
207YX0007X - Plastic Surgery within the Head & Neck 13 0.0287 725 0.0235
2082S0099X - Plastic Surgery Within the Head and Neck 6 0.0132 407 0.0132
2083P0500X - Preventive Medicine/Occupational Environmental Medicine 9 0.0199 1,361 0.0441
207NS0135X - Procedural Dermatology 29 0.0640 1,730 0.0560
2084P0800X - Psychiatry 543 1.1978 53,824 1.7433
2083P0901X - Public Health & General Preventive Medicine 18 0.0397 2,251 0.0729
207RP1001X - Pulmonary Disease 211 0.4654 15,886 0.5145
2085R0001X - Radiation Oncology 75 0.1654 6,783 0.2197
207VE0102X - Reproductive Endocrinology 11 0.0243 1,659 0.0537
207WX0107X - Retina Specialist 24 0.0529 989 0.0320
207RR0500X - Rheumatology 95 0.2096 6,825 0.2211
207RS0012X - Sleep Medicine 18 0.0397 2,278 0.0738
2084S0012X - Sleep Medicine 7 0.0154 800 0.0259
2081S0010X - Sports Medicine 13 0.0287 786 0.0255
207QS0010X - Sports Medicine 21 0.0463 2,427 0.0786
207XX0005X - Sports Medicine 55 0.1213 3,667 0.1188
2086S0105X - Surgery of the Hand 9 0.0199 646 0.0209
2086S0102X - Surgical Critical Care 28 0.0618 2,141 0.0693
2086X0206X - Surgical Oncology 26 0.0574 1,865 0.0604
2085R0203X - Therapeutic Radiology 7 0.0154 838 0.0271
2086S0127X - Trauma Surgery 14 0.0309 1,676 0.0543
2083P0011X - Undersea and Hyperbaric Medicine 6 0.0132 372 0.0120
207PE0005X - Undersea and Hyperbaric Medicine 15 0.0331 363 0.0118
2085R0204X - Vascular & Interventional Radiology 38 0.0838 4,917 0.1593
2084V0102X - Vascular Neurology 6 0.0132 663 0.0215
2086S0129X - Vascular Surgery 62 0.1368 5,446 0.1764