Physician Statistics for Asheville, NC

Total Active Physicians

Total Physicians Physicians per Capita National Total Physicians National Physicians per Capita
2,876 67.69 1,367,691 44.30

Total Physicians by Gender

Total Female Total Male National Total Female National Total Male
978 1,898 476,883 898,876
34.01% 65.99% 34.66% 65.34%

Primary Care Physicians

Taxonomy Total Taxonomy Taxonomy per Capita National Total Taxonomy National Taxonomy per Capita
Family Medicine 451 10.62 154,811 5.01
General Practice 20 0.47 16,149 0.52
Internal Medicine 397 9.34 187,238 6.06
Obstetrics & Gynecology 101 2.38 47,856 1.55
Pediatrics 132 3.11 87,230 2.83

Physicians by Specialty

Specialty Total Specialty Specialty per Capita National Total Specialty National Specialty per Capita
Addiction Medicine (2084A0401X) 8 0.19 777 0.03
Adolescent Medicine (2080A0000X) 5 0.12 3,395 0.11
Adult Medicine (207QA0505X) 3 0.07 2,702 0.09
Adult Reconstructive Orthopaedic Surgery (207XS0114X) 5 0.12 1,724 0.06
Anatomic Pathology & Clinical Pathology (207ZP0102X) 26 0.61 17,870 0.58
Cardiovascular Disease (207RC0000X) 72 1.69 33,132 1.07
Child & Adolescent Psychiatry (2084P0804X) 25 0.59 9,578 0.31
Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology (207RC0001X) 5 0.12 3,399 0.11
Clinical Genetics (M.D.) (207SG0201X) 4 0.09 1,175 0.04
Critical Care Medicine (207RC0200X) 22 0.52 10,437 0.34
Critical Care Medicine (207LC0200X) 5 0.12 2,047 0.07
Cytopathology (207ZC0500X) 4 0.09 1,751 0.06
Dermatopathology (207ND0900X) 6 0.14 1,280 0.04
Developmental – Behavioral Pediatrics (2080P0006X) 5 0.12 1,230 0.04
Diagnostic Radiology (2085R0202X) 97 2.28 50,375 1.63
Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism (207RE0101X) 17 0.40 9,419 0.31
Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery (207VF0040X) 4 0.09 797 0.03
Foot and Ankle Surgery (207XX0004X) 5 0.12 1,121 0.04
Gastroenterology (207RG0100X) 34 0.80 19,195 0.62
Geriatric Medicine (207RG0300X) 24 0.56 6,082 0.20
Geriatric Medicine (207QG0300X) 16 0.38 2,611 0.08
Geriatric Psychiatry (2084P0805X) 8 0.19 1,596 0.05
Gynecologic Oncology (207VX0201X) 6 0.14 1,812 0.06
Gynecology (207VG0400X) 33 0.78 5,004 0.16
Hand Surgery (207XS0106X) 13 0.31 3,022 0.10
Hematology & Oncology (207RH0003X) 41 0.97 14,474 0.47
Hospice and Palliative Medicine (207QH0002X) 17 0.40 998 0.03
Hospice and Palliative Medicine (207RH0002X) 12 0.28 2,157 0.07
Infectious Disease (207RI0200X) 15 0.35 10,479 0.34
Interventional Cardiology (207RI0011X) 12 0.28 7,240 0.23
Interventional Pain Medicine (208VP0014X) 4 0.09 3,300 0.11
Maternal & Fetal Medicine (207VM0101X) 5 0.12 3,083 0.10
Medical Oncology (207RX0202X) 15 0.35 5,140 0.17
MOHS-Micrographic Surgery (207ND0101X) 5 0.12 1,679 0.05
Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine (2080N0001X) 14 0.33 7,225 0.23
Nephrology (207RN0300X) 18 0.42 13,279 0.43
Neurology (2084N0400X) 39 0.92 22,481 0.73
Neuroradiology (2085N0700X) 6 0.14 3,260 0.11
Nuclear Radiology (2085N0904X) 6 0.14 1,771 0.06
Obstetrics (207VX0000X) 26 0.61 1,995 0.06
Occupational Medicine (2083X0100X) 5 0.12 3,253 0.11
Orthopaedic Surgery of the Spine (207XS0117X) 14 0.33 2,572 0.08
Orthopaedic Trauma (207XX0801X) 5 0.12 1,319 0.04
Pain Medicine (2081P2900X) 4 0.09 2,361 0.08
Pain Medicine (207LP2900X) 10 0.24 7,192 0.23
Pediatric Cardiology (2080P0202X) 4 0.09 3,610 0.12
Pediatric Critical Care Medicine (2080P0203X) 7 0.16 3,306 0.11
Pediatric Hematology-Oncology (2080P0207X) 5 0.12 3,391 0.11
Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgery (207XP3100X) 5 0.12 987 0.03
Pediatric Pulmonology (2080P0214X) 4 0.09 1,473 0.05
Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery (2086S0122X) 4 0.09 3,040 0.10
Procedural Dermatology (207NS0135X) 7 0.16 1,786 0.06
Psychiatry (2084P0800X) 131 3.08 57,267 1.85
Public Health & General Preventive Medicine (2083P0901X) 3 0.07 2,376 0.08
Pulmonary Disease (207RP1001X) 37 0.87 17,133 0.55
Radiation Oncology (2085R0001X) 20 0.47 7,296 0.24
Retina Specialist (207WX0107X) 3 0.07 1,496 0.05
Rheumatology (207RR0500X) 18 0.42 7,349 0.24
Sleep Medicine (207RS0012X) 7 0.16 2,516 0.08
Sports Medicine (207PS0010X) 3 0.07 300 0.01
Sports Medicine (207QS0010X) 10 0.24 2,779 0.09
Sports Medicine (207XX0005X) 13 0.31 4,058 0.13
Sports Medicine (2081S0010X) 4 0.09 1,062 0.03
Surgical Critical Care (2086S0102X) 8 0.19 2,480 0.08
Trauma Surgery (2086S0127X) 11 0.26 1,866 0.06
Vascular & Interventional Radiology (2085R0204X) 8 0.19 5,660 0.18
Vascular Surgery (2086S0129X) 9 0.21 5,899 0.19