Physician Statistics for LOUISIANA

Total Active Physicians

Total Physicians Physicians per Capita National Total Physicians National Physicians per Capita
16,045 35.39 1,288,394 41.73

Total Physicians by Gender

Total Female Total Male National Total Female National Total Male
4,718 11,327 438,989 857,242
29.40% 70.60% 33.87% 66.13%

Primary Care Physicians

Taxonomy Total Taxonomy Taxonomy per Capita National Total Taxonomy National Taxonomy per Capita
Family Medicine 1,666 3.67 146,700 4.75
General Practice 200 0.44 15,681 0.51
Internal Medicine 1,927 4.25 178,028 5.77
Obstetrics & Gynecology 646 1.42 45,573 1.48
Pediatrics 1,096 2.42 82,721 2.68

Physicians by Specialty

Taxonomy Total Taxonomy Taxonomy per Capita National Total Taxonomy National Taxonomy per Capita
207QA0401X - Addiction Medicine 8 0.0176 762 0.0247
207RA0401X - Addiction Medicine 6 0.0132 574 0.0186
2084A0401X - Addiction Medicine 15 0.0331 700 0.0227
2084P0802X - Addiction Psychiatry 14 0.0309 1,155 0.0374
2080A0000X - Adolescent Medicine 50 0.1103 3,376 0.1093
207QA0505X - Adult Medicine 22 0.0485 2,584 0.0837
207XS0114X - Adult Reconstructive Orthopaedic Surgery 8 0.0176 1,604 0.0520
207RA0001X - Advanced Heart Failure and Transplant Cardiology 11 0.0243 445 0.0144
207ZP0101X - Anatomic Pathology 34 0.0750 3,232 0.1047
207ZP0102X - Anatomic Pathology & Clinical Pathology 275 0.6066 17,163 0.5559
207ZB0001X - Blood Banking & Transfusion Medicine 9 0.0199 744 0.0241
2085B0100X - Body Imaging 28 0.0618 2,574 0.0834
207RC0000X - Cardiovascular Disease 553 1.2198 31,666 1.0256
2084P0804X - Child & Adolescent Psychiatry 107 0.2360 9,070 0.2938
207NI0002X - Clinical & Laboratory Dermatological Immunology 8 0.0176 256 0.0083
207RC0001X - Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology 38 0.0838 3,121 0.1011
207SG0201X - Clinical Genetics (M.D.) 8 0.0176 1,103 0.0357
2084N0600X - Clinical Neurophysiology 9 0.0199 1,254 0.0406
207ZP0105X - Clinical Pathology/Laboratory Medicine 10 0.0221 1,747 0.0566
207RC0200X - Critical Care Medicine 90 0.1985 9,496 0.3076
207LC0200X - Critical Care Medicine 10 0.0221 1,848 0.0599
207ZC0500X - Cytopathology 20 0.0441 1,682 0.0545
207ZD0900X - Dermatopathology 12 0.0265 941 0.0305
207ND0900X - Dermatopathology 8 0.0176 1,235 0.0400
2080P0006X - Developmental – Behavioral Pediatrics 6 0.0132 1,122 0.0363
2085R0202X - Diagnostic Radiology 543 1.1978 47,966 1.5536
2085U0001X - Diagnostic Ultrasound 6 0.0132 1,671 0.0541
207PE0004X - Emergency Medical Services 65 0.1434 4,459 0.1444
207RE0101X - Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism 96 0.2118 8,919 0.2889
207YS0123X - Facial Plastic Surgery 18 0.0397 834 0.0270
207VF0040X - Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery 7 0.0154 689 0.0223
207XX0004X - Foot and Ankle Surgery 11 0.0243 1,041 0.0337
2084F0202X - Forensic Psychiatry 17 0.0375 1,058 0.0343
207RG0100X - Gastroenterology 239 0.5272 18,086 0.5858
207RG0300X - Geriatric Medicine 45 0.0993 5,862 0.1899
207QG0300X - Geriatric Medicine 16 0.0353 2,525 0.0818
2084P0805X - Geriatric Psychiatry 14 0.0309 1,571 0.0509
207VX0201X - Gynecologic Oncology 12 0.0265 1,656 0.0536
207VG0400X - Gynecology 48 0.1059 4,930 0.1597
207XS0106X - Hand Surgery 35 0.0772 2,827 0.0916
207ZH0000X - Hematology 10 0.0221 1,053 0.0341
207RH0003X - Hematology & Oncology 183 0.4037 13,640 0.4418
207RI0008X - Hepatology 11 0.0243 562 0.0182
207RH0002X - Hospice and Palliative Medicine 16 0.0353 1,763 0.0571
207RI0200X - Infectious Disease 115 0.2537 9,836 0.3186
207RI0011X - Interventional Cardiology 148 0.3265 6,503 0.2106
208VP0014X - Interventional Pain Medicine 56 0.1235 3,102 0.1005
207VM0101X - Maternal & Fetal Medicine 38 0.0838 2,867 0.0929
207RX0202X - Medical Oncology 28 0.0618 4,826 0.1563
207ND0101X - MOHS-Micrographic Surgery 21 0.0463 1,562 0.0506
2080N0001X - Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine 102 0.2250 6,758 0.2189
207RN0300X - Nephrology 201 0.4434 12,625 0.4089
2084N0400X - Neurology 232 0.5118 20,806 0.6739
2084N0402X - Neurology with Special Qualifications in Child Neurology 29 0.0640 2,201 0.0713
2085N0700X - Neuroradiology 25 0.0551 3,071 0.0995
207UN0901X - Nuclear Cardiology 14 0.0309 1,129 0.0366
2085N0904X - Nuclear Radiology 8 0.0176 1,766 0.0572
207RB0002X - Obesity Medicine 6 0.0132 110 0.0036
207VX0000X - Obstetrics 26 0.0574 1,882 0.0610
2083X0100X - Occupational Medicine 35 0.0772 3,176 0.1029
207XS0117X - Orthopaedic Surgery of the Spine 27 0.0596 2,409 0.0780
207XX0801X - Orthopaedic Trauma 9 0.0199 1,205 0.0390
207YX0602X - Otolaryngic Allergy 9 0.0199 395 0.0128
207YX0905X - Otolaryngology/Facial Plastic Surgery 17 0.0375 1,086 0.0352
207YX0901X - Otology & Neurotology 11 0.0243 493 0.0160
2081P2900X - Pain Medicine 34 0.0750 2,199 0.0712
207LP2900X - Pain Medicine 67 0.1478 6,732 0.2180
208VP0000X - Pain Medicine 15 0.0331 1,891 0.0612
2080P0201X - Pediatric Allergy/Immunology 12 0.0265 635 0.0206
207LP3000X - Pediatric Anesthesiology 10 0.0221 1,886 0.0611
2080P0202X - Pediatric Cardiology 48 0.1059 3,358 0.1088
2080P0203X - Pediatric Critical Care Medicine 47 0.1037 3,013 0.0976
2080P0204X - Pediatric Emergency Medicine 28 0.0618 2,521 0.0817
207PP0204X - Pediatric Emergency Medicine 34 0.0750 1,076 0.0349
2080P0205X - Pediatric Endocrinology 22 0.0485 1,829 0.0592
2080P0206X - Pediatric Gastroenterology 33 0.0728 1,935 0.0627
2080P0207X - Pediatric Hematology-Oncology 29 0.0640 3,140 0.1017
2080P0208X - Pediatric Infectious Diseases 25 0.0551 1,416 0.0459
2080P0210X - Pediatric Nephrology 15 0.0331 925 0.0300
207XP3100X - Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgery 18 0.0397 874 0.0283
2080P0214X - Pediatric Pulmonology 26 0.0574 1,372 0.0444
2085P0229X - Pediatric Radiology 7 0.0154 1,772 0.0574
2086S0120X - Pediatric Surgery 24 0.0529 1,588 0.0514
2088P0231X - Pediatric Urology 6 0.0132 508 0.0165
2086S0122X - Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery 35 0.0772 2,850 0.0923
207YX0007X - Plastic Surgery within the Head & Neck 13 0.0287 727 0.0235
2082S0099X - Plastic Surgery Within the Head and Neck 6 0.0132 409 0.0132
2083P0500X - Preventive Medicine/Occupational Environmental Medicine 8 0.0176 1,380 0.0447
207NS0135X - Procedural Dermatology 29 0.0640 1,744 0.0565
2084P0800X - Psychiatry 550 1.2132 54,549 1.7668
2083P0901X - Public Health & General Preventive Medicine 18 0.0397 2,306 0.0747
207RP1001X - Pulmonary Disease 211 0.4654 16,163 0.5235
2085R0001X - Radiation Oncology 74 0.1632 6,903 0.2236
207VE0102X - Reproductive Endocrinology 12 0.0265 1,681 0.0544
207WX0107X - Retina Specialist 31 0.0684 1,230 0.0398
207RR0500X - Rheumatology 100 0.2206 6,941 0.2248
207RS0012X - Sleep Medicine 20 0.0441 2,339 0.0758
2084S0012X - Sleep Medicine 6 0.0132 842 0.0273
207QS0010X - Sports Medicine 21 0.0463 2,494 0.0808
207XX0005X - Sports Medicine 54 0.1191 3,723 0.1206
2081S0010X - Sports Medicine 13 0.0287 886 0.0287
2086S0105X - Surgery of the Hand 9 0.0199 659 0.0213
2086S0102X - Surgical Critical Care 29 0.0640 2,208 0.0715
2086X0206X - Surgical Oncology 28 0.0618 1,891 0.0612
2085R0203X - Therapeutic Radiology 7 0.0154 830 0.0269
2086S0127X - Trauma Surgery 16 0.0353 1,720 0.0557
2083P0011X - Undersea and Hyperbaric Medicine 7 0.0154 384 0.0124
207PE0005X - Undersea and Hyperbaric Medicine 15 0.0331 366 0.0119
2085R0204X - Vascular & Interventional Radiology 40 0.0882 5,085 0.1647
2084V0102X - Vascular Neurology 6 0.0132 696 0.0225
2086S0129X - Vascular Surgery 64 0.1412 5,524 0.1789