Physician Statistics for LOUISIANA

Total Active Physicians

Total Physicians Physicians per Capita National Total Physicians National Physicians per Capita
17,708 39.06 1,439,158 46.61

Total Physicians by Gender

Total Female Total Male National Total Female National Total Male
5,477 12,231 511,953 935,482
30.93% 69.07% 35.37% 64.63%

Primary Care Physicians

Taxonomy Total Taxonomy Taxonomy per Capita National Total Taxonomy National Taxonomy per Capita
Family Medicine 1,816 4.01 162,944 5.28
General Practice 216 0.48 16,862 0.55
Internal Medicine 2,130 4.70 195,817 6.34
Obstetrics & Gynecology 682 1.50 49,821 1.61
Pediatrics 1,192 2.63 90,846 2.94

Physicians by Specialty

Taxonomy Total Taxonomy Taxonomy per Capita National Total Taxonomy National Taxonomy per Capita
207QA0401X - Addiction Medicine 11 0.0243 1,046 0.0339
207RA0401X - Addiction Medicine 10 0.0221 778 0.0252
2084A0401X - Addiction Medicine 19 0.0419 859 0.0278
2084P0802X - Addiction Psychiatry 18 0.0397 1,284 0.0416
207RA0000X - Adolescent Medicine 7 0.0154 516 0.0167
2080A0000X - Adolescent Medicine 51 0.1125 3,420 0.1108
207QA0505X - Adult Medicine 25 0.0551 2,822 0.0914
207XS0114X - Adult Reconstructive Orthopaedic Surgery 11 0.0243 1,854 0.0600
207RA0001X - Advanced Heart Failure and Transplant Cardiology 12 0.0265 849 0.0275
207ZP0101X - Anatomic Pathology 33 0.0728 3,515 0.1138
207ZP0102X - Anatomic Pathology & Clinical Pathology 280 0.6176 18,471 0.5983
207ZB0001X - Blood Banking & Transfusion Medicine 10 0.0221 821 0.0266
2085B0100X - Body Imaging 30 0.0662 2,637 0.0854
207RC0000X - Cardiovascular Disease 546 1.2044 34,360 1.1129
2084P0804X - Child & Adolescent Psychiatry 128 0.2824 10,037 0.3251
207NI0002X - Clinical & Laboratory Dermatological Immunology 6 0.0132 251 0.0081
207RC0001X - Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology 43 0.0949 3,653 0.1183
207SG0201X - Clinical Genetics (M.D.) 12 0.0265 1,251 0.0405
2084N0600X - Clinical Neurophysiology 12 0.0265 1,442 0.0467
207ZC0006X - Clinical Pathology 6 0.0132 481 0.0156
207ZP0105X - Clinical Pathology/Laboratory Medicine 10 0.0221 1,868 0.0605
207WX0120X - Cornea and External Diseases Specialist 6 0.0132 295 0.0096
207RC0200X - Critical Care Medicine 113 0.2493 11,432 0.3703
207LC0200X - Critical Care Medicine 14 0.0309 2,282 0.0739
207ZC0500X - Cytopathology 18 0.0397 1,814 0.0588
207ZD0900X - Dermatopathology 14 0.0309 1,036 0.0336
207ND0900X - Dermatopathology 10 0.0221 1,313 0.0425
2085R0202X - Diagnostic Radiology 596 1.3147 52,307 1.6942
2085U0001X - Diagnostic Ultrasound 9 0.0199 1,692 0.0548
207PE0004X - Emergency Medical Services 61 0.1346 4,578 0.1483
207RE0101X - Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism 106 0.2338 9,888 0.3203
207YS0123X - Facial Plastic Surgery 18 0.0397 919 0.0298
207VF0040X - Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery 7 0.0154 916 0.0297
207XX0004X - Foot and Ankle Surgery 11 0.0243 1,167 0.0378
2084F0202X - Forensic Psychiatry 18 0.0397 1,108 0.0359
207RG0100X - Gastroenterology 254 0.5603 20,143 0.6524
207RG0300X - Geriatric Medicine 49 0.1081 6,256 0.2026
207QG0300X - Geriatric Medicine 21 0.0463 2,699 0.0874
2084P0805X - Geriatric Psychiatry 15 0.0331 1,617 0.0524
207WX0009X - Glaucoma Specialist 6 0.0132 501 0.0162
207VX0201X - Gynecologic Oncology 21 0.0463 1,916 0.0621
207VG0400X - Gynecology 51 0.1125 5,034 0.1630
207XS0106X - Hand Surgery 40 0.0882 3,194 0.1035
207ZH0000X - Hematology 10 0.0221 1,143 0.0370
207RH0003X - Hematology & Oncology 205 0.4522 15,046 0.4873
207RI0008X - Hepatology 11 0.0243 622 0.0201
207RH0002X - Hospice and Palliative Medicine 25 0.0551 2,483 0.0804
207RI0200X - Infectious Disease 122 0.2691 11,000 0.3563
207RI0011X - Interventional Cardiology 195 0.4301 7,834 0.2537
208VP0014X - Interventional Pain Medicine 70 0.1544 3,489 0.1130
207VM0101X - Maternal & Fetal Medicine 44 0.0971 3,320 0.1075
207RX0202X - Medical Oncology 41 0.0904 5,575 0.1806
207ND0101X - MOHS-Micrographic Surgery 25 0.0551 2,008 0.0650
2080N0001X - Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine 112 0.2471 7,647 0.2477
207RN0300X - Nephrology 222 0.4897 13,922 0.4509
2084N0400X - Neurology 261 0.5757 24,121 0.7813
2084N0402X - Neurology with Special Qualifications in Child Neurology 27 0.0596 2,615 0.0847
2085N0700X - Neuroradiology 29 0.0640 3,401 0.1102
207UN0901X - Nuclear Cardiology 9 0.0199 1,230 0.0398
2085N0904X - Nuclear Radiology 11 0.0243 1,766 0.0572
207RB0002X - Obesity Medicine 6 0.0132 144 0.0047
207VX0000X - Obstetrics 28 0.0618 2,098 0.0680
2083X0100X - Occupational Medicine 32 0.0706 3,315 0.1074
207XS0117X - Orthopaedic Surgery of the Spine 31 0.0684 2,720 0.0881
207XX0801X - Orthopaedic Trauma 15 0.0331 1,397 0.0452
207YX0602X - Otolaryngic Allergy 10 0.0221 406 0.0131
207YX0905X - Otolaryngology/Facial Plastic Surgery 15 0.0331 1,144 0.0371
207YX0901X - Otology & Neurotology 12 0.0265 532 0.0172
207LP2900X - Pain Medicine 77 0.1699 7,539 0.2442
2084P2900X - Pain Medicine 6 0.0132 387 0.0125
2081P2900X - Pain Medicine 37 0.0816 2,452 0.0794
208VP0000X - Pain Medicine 18 0.0397 2,122 0.0687
2080P0201X - Pediatric Allergy/Immunology 11 0.0243 726 0.0235
207LP3000X - Pediatric Anesthesiology 16 0.0353 2,341 0.0758
2080P0202X - Pediatric Cardiology 55 0.1213 3,869 0.1253
2080P0203X - Pediatric Critical Care Medicine 68 0.1500 3,597 0.1165
2080P0204X - Pediatric Emergency Medicine 34 0.0750 3,116 0.1009
207PP0204X - Pediatric Emergency Medicine 36 0.0794 1,224 0.0396
2080P0205X - Pediatric Endocrinology 25 0.0551 2,068 0.0670
2080P0206X - Pediatric Gastroenterology 40 0.0882 2,294 0.0743
2080P0207X - Pediatric Hematology-Oncology 30 0.0662 3,607 0.1168
2080P0208X - Pediatric Infectious Diseases 24 0.0529 1,598 0.0518
2080P0210X - Pediatric Nephrology 15 0.0331 1,059 0.0343
207WX0110X - Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus Specialist 6 0.0132 347 0.0112
207XP3100X - Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgery 28 0.0618 1,061 0.0344
207YP0228X - Pediatric Otolaryngology 12 0.0265 868 0.0281
2080P0214X - Pediatric Pulmonology 27 0.0596 1,543 0.0500
2085P0229X - Pediatric Radiology 11 0.0243 1,913 0.0620
2086S0120X - Pediatric Surgery 28 0.0618 1,805 0.0585
2088P0231X - Pediatric Urology 8 0.0176 600 0.0194
2086S0122X - Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery 33 0.0728 3,215 0.1041
207YX0007X - Plastic Surgery within the Head & Neck 16 0.0353 811 0.0263
2082S0099X - Plastic Surgery Within the Head and Neck 7 0.0154 432 0.0140
2083P0500X - Preventive Medicine/Occupational Environmental Medicine 8 0.0176 1,432 0.0464
207NS0135X - Procedural Dermatology 27 0.0596 1,819 0.0589
2084P0800X - Psychiatry 629 1.3875 60,043 1.9447
2083P0901X - Public Health & General Preventive Medicine 16 0.0353 2,457 0.0796
207RP1001X - Pulmonary Disease 241 0.5316 18,002 0.5831
2085R0001X - Radiation Oncology 80 0.1765 7,636 0.2473
207VE0102X - Reproductive Endocrinology 11 0.0243 1,862 0.0603
207WX0107X - Retina Specialist 35 0.0772 1,734 0.0562
207RR0500X - Rheumatology 103 0.2272 7,752 0.2511
207RS0012X - Sleep Medicine 29 0.0640 2,702 0.0875
2084S0012X - Sleep Medicine 8 0.0176 949 0.0307
2081S0010X - Sports Medicine 15 0.0331 1,254 0.0406
207QS0010X - Sports Medicine 23 0.0507 3,037 0.0984
207XX0005X - Sports Medicine 62 0.1368 4,281 0.1387
2086S0105X - Surgery of the Hand 10 0.0221 750 0.0243
2086S0102X - Surgical Critical Care 38 0.0838 2,767 0.0896
2086X0206X - Surgical Oncology 32 0.0706 2,213 0.0717
2085R0203X - Therapeutic Radiology 7 0.0154 838 0.0271
2086S0127X - Trauma Surgery 19 0.0419 2,026 0.0656
2083P0011X - Undersea and Hyperbaric Medicine 8 0.0176 501 0.0162
207PE0005X - Undersea and Hyperbaric Medicine 17 0.0375 411 0.0133
2085R0204X - Vascular & Interventional Radiology 53 0.1169 6,094 0.1974
2084V0102X - Vascular Neurology 7 0.0154 948 0.0307
2086S0129X - Vascular Surgery 74 0.1632 6,228 0.2017