Physician Statistics for LOUISIANA

Total Active Physicians

Total Physicians Physicians per Capita National Total Physicians National Physicians per Capita
17,279 38.12 1,395,601 45.20

Total Physicians by Gender

Total Female Total Male National Total Female National Total Male
5,271 12,008 491,009 912,733
30.51% 69.49% 34.98% 65.02%

Primary Care Physicians

Taxonomy Total Taxonomy Taxonomy per Capita National Total Taxonomy National Taxonomy per Capita
Family Medicine 1,775 3.92 158,374 5.13
General Practice 213 0.47 16,564 0.54
Internal Medicine 2,060 4.54 190,196 6.16
Obstetrics & Gynecology 676 1.49 48,526 1.57
Pediatrics 1,173 2.59 88,554 2.87

Physicians by Specialty

Taxonomy Total Taxonomy Taxonomy per Capita National Total Taxonomy National Taxonomy per Capita
207QA0401X - Addiction Medicine 9 0.0199 966 0.0313
207RA0401X - Addiction Medicine 9 0.0199 728 0.0236
2084A0401X - Addiction Medicine 19 0.0419 828 0.0268
2084P0802X - Addiction Psychiatry 18 0.0397 1,246 0.0404
207RA0000X - Adolescent Medicine 6 0.0132 508 0.0165
2080A0000X - Adolescent Medicine 50 0.1103 3,408 0.1104
207QA0505X - Adult Medicine 21 0.0463 2,747 0.0890
207XS0114X - Adult Reconstructive Orthopaedic Surgery 11 0.0243 1,766 0.0572
207RA0001X - Advanced Heart Failure and Transplant Cardiology 13 0.0287 754 0.0244
207ZP0101X - Anatomic Pathology 32 0.0706 3,453 0.1118
207ZP0102X - Anatomic Pathology & Clinical Pathology 279 0.6154 18,099 0.5862
207ZB0001X - Blood Banking & Transfusion Medicine 10 0.0221 804 0.0260
2085B0100X - Body Imaging 30 0.0662 2,613 0.0846
207RC0000X - Cardiovascular Disease 555 1.2243 33,517 1.0856
2084P0804X - Child & Adolescent Psychiatry 117 0.2581 9,754 0.3159
207NI0002X - Clinical & Laboratory Dermatological Immunology 6 0.0132 253 0.0082
207RC0001X - Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology 42 0.0926 3,498 0.1133
207SG0201X - Clinical Genetics (M.D.) 12 0.0265 1,199 0.0388
2084N0600X - Clinical Neurophysiology 11 0.0243 1,390 0.0450
207ZP0105X - Clinical Pathology/Laboratory Medicine 10 0.0221 1,840 0.0596
207WX0120X - Cornea and External Diseases Specialist 6 0.0132 237 0.0077
207RC0200X - Critical Care Medicine 98 0.2162 10,860 0.3517
207LC0200X - Critical Care Medicine 12 0.0265 2,150 0.0696
207ZC0500X - Cytopathology 18 0.0397 1,780 0.0577
207ZD0900X - Dermatopathology 15 0.0331 1,008 0.0326
207ND0900X - Dermatopathology 10 0.0221 1,295 0.0419
2085R0202X - Diagnostic Radiology 575 1.2684 51,075 1.6543
2085U0001X - Diagnostic Ultrasound 8 0.0176 1,677 0.0543
207PE0004X - Emergency Medical Services 64 0.1412 4,540 0.1470
207RE0101X - Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism 101 0.2228 9,581 0.3103
207YS0123X - Facial Plastic Surgery 19 0.0419 889 0.0288
207VF0040X - Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery 7 0.0154 855 0.0277
207XX0004X - Foot and Ankle Surgery 11 0.0243 1,140 0.0369
2084F0202X - Forensic Psychiatry 18 0.0397 1,096 0.0355
207RG0100X - Gastroenterology 253 0.5581 19,536 0.6328
207RG0300X - Geriatric Medicine 50 0.1103 6,154 0.1993
207QG0300X - Geriatric Medicine 19 0.0419 2,642 0.0856
2084P0805X - Geriatric Psychiatry 15 0.0331 1,608 0.0521
207VX0201X - Gynecologic Oncology 21 0.0463 1,855 0.0601
207VG0400X - Gynecology 51 0.1125 5,040 0.1632
207XS0106X - Hand Surgery 40 0.0882 3,093 0.1002
207ZH0000X - Hematology 10 0.0221 1,109 0.0359
207RH0003X - Hematology & Oncology 208 0.4588 14,718 0.4767
207RI0008X - Hepatology 11 0.0243 605 0.0196
207RH0002X - Hospice and Palliative Medicine 22 0.0485 2,295 0.0743
207RI0200X - Infectious Disease 125 0.2757 10,680 0.3459
207RI0011X - Interventional Cardiology 182 0.4015 7,493 0.2427
208VP0014X - Interventional Pain Medicine 67 0.1478 3,394 0.1099
207VM0101X - Maternal & Fetal Medicine 42 0.0926 3,171 0.1027
207RX0202X - Medical Oncology 29 0.0640 5,260 0.1704
207ND0101X - MOHS-Micrographic Surgery 24 0.0529 1,737 0.0563
2080N0001X - Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine 111 0.2449 7,401 0.2397
207RN0300X - Nephrology 218 0.4809 13,517 0.4378
2084N0400X - Neurology 247 0.5448 23,031 0.7460
2084N0402X - Neurology with Special Qualifications in Child Neurology 27 0.0596 2,490 0.0806
2085N0700X - Neuroradiology 26 0.0574 3,302 0.1069
207UN0901X - Nuclear Cardiology 10 0.0221 1,195 0.0387
2085N0904X - Nuclear Radiology 12 0.0265 1,770 0.0573
207RB0002X - Obesity Medicine 6 0.0132 134 0.0043
207VX0000X - Obstetrics 28 0.0618 2,047 0.0663
2083X0100X - Occupational Medicine 36 0.0794 3,291 0.1066
207XS0117X - Orthopaedic Surgery of the Spine 29 0.0640 2,621 0.0849
207XX0801X - Orthopaedic Trauma 15 0.0331 1,357 0.0440
207YX0602X - Otolaryngic Allergy 10 0.0221 406 0.0131
207YX0905X - Otolaryngology/Facial Plastic Surgery 15 0.0331 1,121 0.0363
207YX0901X - Otology & Neurotology 12 0.0265 516 0.0167
207LP2900X - Pain Medicine 73 0.1610 7,300 0.2364
2081P2900X - Pain Medicine 39 0.0860 2,391 0.0774
2084P2900X - Pain Medicine 6 0.0132 380 0.0123
208VP0000X - Pain Medicine 17 0.0375 2,073 0.0671
2080P0201X - Pediatric Allergy/Immunology 13 0.0287 702 0.0227
207LP3000X - Pediatric Anesthesiology 16 0.0353 2,201 0.0713
2080P0202X - Pediatric Cardiology 56 0.1235 3,708 0.1201
2080P0203X - Pediatric Critical Care Medicine 68 0.1500 3,409 0.1104
2080P0204X - Pediatric Emergency Medicine 32 0.0706 2,949 0.0955
207PP0204X - Pediatric Emergency Medicine 34 0.0750 1,195 0.0387
2080P0205X - Pediatric Endocrinology 25 0.0551 2,001 0.0648
2080P0206X - Pediatric Gastroenterology 41 0.0904 2,204 0.0714
2080P0207X - Pediatric Hematology-Oncology 31 0.0684 3,467 0.1123
2080P0208X - Pediatric Infectious Diseases 25 0.0551 1,541 0.0499
2080P0210X - Pediatric Nephrology 18 0.0397 1,030 0.0334
207XP3100X - Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgery 27 0.0596 1,026 0.0332
207YP0228X - Pediatric Otolaryngology 9 0.0199 834 0.0270
2080P0214X - Pediatric Pulmonology 31 0.0684 1,501 0.0486
2085P0229X - Pediatric Radiology 11 0.0243 1,880 0.0609
2086S0120X - Pediatric Surgery 24 0.0529 1,725 0.0559
2088P0231X - Pediatric Urology 6 0.0132 577 0.0187
2086S0122X - Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery 32 0.0706 3,104 0.1005
207YX0007X - Plastic Surgery within the Head & Neck 15 0.0331 785 0.0254
2082S0099X - Plastic Surgery Within the Head and Neck 7 0.0154 430 0.0139
2083P0500X - Preventive Medicine/Occupational Environmental Medicine 8 0.0176 1,416 0.0459
207NS0135X - Procedural Dermatology 27 0.0596 1,799 0.0583
2084P0800X - Psychiatry 603 1.3301 58,526 1.8956
2083P0901X - Public Health & General Preventive Medicine 19 0.0419 2,412 0.0781
207RP1001X - Pulmonary Disease 228 0.5029 17,423 0.5643
2085R0001X - Radiation Oncology 77 0.1699 7,397 0.2396
207VE0102X - Reproductive Endocrinology 12 0.0265 1,817 0.0589
207WX0107X - Retina Specialist 31 0.0684 1,611 0.0522
207RR0500X - Rheumatology 103 0.2272 7,479 0.2422
207RS0012X - Sleep Medicine 23 0.0507 2,612 0.0846
2084S0012X - Sleep Medicine 8 0.0176 923 0.0299
2081S0010X - Sports Medicine 15 0.0331 1,168 0.0378
207QS0010X - Sports Medicine 22 0.0485 2,885 0.0934
207XX0005X - Sports Medicine 63 0.1390 4,130 0.1338
2086S0105X - Surgery of the Hand 10 0.0221 715 0.0232
2086S0102X - Surgical Critical Care 37 0.0816 2,560 0.0829
2086X0206X - Surgical Oncology 30 0.0662 2,120 0.0687
2085R0203X - Therapeutic Radiology 7 0.0154 823 0.0267
2086S0127X - Trauma Surgery 17 0.0375 1,942 0.0629
2083P0011X - Undersea and Hyperbaric Medicine 9 0.0199 486 0.0157
207PE0005X - Undersea and Hyperbaric Medicine 17 0.0375 398 0.0129
2085R0204X - Vascular & Interventional Radiology 48 0.1059 5,860 0.1898
2084V0102X - Vascular Neurology 8 0.0176 855 0.0277
2086S0129X - Vascular Surgery 69 0.1522 6,022 0.1950