Physician Statistics for Des Moines-West Des Moines, IA

Total Active Physicians

Total Physicians Physicians per Capita National Total Physicians National Physicians per Capita
3,242 56.91 1,489,236 48.24

Total Physicians by Gender

Total Female Total Male National Total Female National Total Male
1,085 2,157 536,085 961,584
33.47% 66.53% 35.79% 64.21%

Primary Care Physicians

Taxonomy Total Taxonomy Taxonomy per Capita National Total Taxonomy National Taxonomy per Capita
Family Medicine 657 11.53 168,284 5.45
General Practice 18 0.32 17,379 0.56
Internal Medicine 434 7.62 202,355 6.55
Obstetrics & Gynecology 78 1.37 51,297 1.66
Pediatrics 232 4.07 93,515 3.03

Physicians by Specialty

Specialty Total Specialty Specialty per Capita National Total Specialty National Specialty per Capita
Addiction Medicine (207QA0401X) 3 0.05 1,126 0.04
Addiction Medicine (2084A0401X) 3 0.05 903 0.03
Adolescent Medicine (2080A0000X) 5 0.09 3,448 0.11
Adult Reconstructive Orthopaedic Surgery (207XS0114X) 5 0.09 1,953 0.06
Advanced Heart Failure and Transplant Cardiology (207RA0001X) 6 0.11 953 0.03
Allergy (207KA0200X) 3 0.05 1,394 0.05
Anatomic Pathology (207ZP0101X) 3 0.05 3,582 0.12
Anatomic Pathology & Clinical Pathology (207ZP0102X) 41 0.72 19,007 0.62
Blood Banking & Transfusion Medicine (207ZB0001X) 3 0.05 832 0.03
Body Imaging (2085B0100X) 22 0.39 2,694 0.09
Cardiovascular Disease (207RC0000X) 65 1.14 35,216 1.14
Child & Adolescent Psychiatry (2084P0804X) 23 0.40 10,318 0.33
Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology (207RC0001X) 11 0.19 3,819 0.12
Clinical Pathology/Laboratory Medicine (207ZP0105X) 3 0.05 1,919 0.06
Critical Care Medicine (207RC0200X) 37 0.65 12,089 0.39
Cytopathology (207ZC0500X) 3 0.05 1,844 0.06
Dermatopathology (207ZD0900X) 3 0.05 1,051 0.03
Developmental - Behavioral Pediatrics (2080P0006X) 3 0.05 1,359 0.04
Diagnostic Radiology (2085R0202X) 79 1.39 53,780 1.74
Emergency Medical Services (207PE0004X) 4 0.07 4,603 0.15
Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism (207RE0101X) 20 0.35 10,214 0.33
Forensic Pathology (207ZF0201X) 4 0.07 696 0.02
Gastroenterology (207RG0100X) 52 0.91 20,822 0.67
Geriatric Medicine (207RG0300X) 6 0.11 6,400 0.21
Geriatric Medicine (207QG0300X) 8 0.14 2,782 0.09
Gynecology (207VG0400X) 3 0.05 5,065 0.16
Hand Surgery (207XS0106X) 8 0.14 3,318 0.11
Hematology (207RH0000X) 3 0.05 2,046 0.07
Hematology & Oncology (207RH0003X) 25 0.44 15,574 0.50
Hospice and Palliative Medicine (207RH0002X) 4 0.07 2,697 0.09
Infectious Disease (207RI0200X) 20 0.35 11,365 0.37
Interventional Cardiology (207RI0011X) 17 0.30 8,226 0.27
Maternal & Fetal Medicine (207VM0101X) 9 0.16 3,476 0.11
Medical Oncology (207RX0202X) 4 0.07 5,857 0.19
MOHS-Micrographic Surgery (207ND0101X) 4 0.07 2,115 0.07
Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine (2080N0001X) 19 0.33 7,935 0.26
Nephrology (207RN0300X) 18 0.32 14,315 0.46
Neurology (2084N0400X) 33 0.58 25,229 0.82
Neurology with Special Qualifications in Child Neurology (2084N0402X) 7 0.12 2,764 0.09
Neuroradiology (2085N0700X) 4 0.07 3,503 0.11
Nuclear Cardiology (207UN0901X) 3 0.05 1,250 0.04
Nuclear Imaging & Therapy (207UN0902X) 3 0.05 412 0.01
Obstetrics (207VX0000X) 4 0.07 2,183 0.07
Occupational Medicine (2083X0100X) 3 0.05 3,365 0.11
Orthopaedic Surgery of the Spine (207XS0117X) 4 0.07 2,821 0.09
Orthopaedic Trauma (207XX0801X) 3 0.05 1,443 0.05
Pain Medicine (2081P2900X) 3 0.05 2,569 0.08
Pain Medicine (207LP2900X) 22 0.39 7,834 0.25
Pediatric Cardiology (2080P0202X) 5 0.09 4,050 0.13
Pediatric Critical Care Medicine (2080P0203X) 12 0.21 3,784 0.12
Pediatric Emergency Medicine (2080P0204X) 17 0.30 3,245 0.11
Pediatric Endocrinology (2080P0205X) 5 0.09 2,132 0.07
Pediatric Gastroenterology (2080P0206X) 7 0.12 2,380 0.08
Pediatric Hematology-Oncology (2080P0207X) 11 0.19 3,760 0.12
Pediatric Infectious Diseases (2080P0208X) 3 0.05 1,638 0.05
Pediatric Pulmonology (2080P0214X) 3 0.05 1,585 0.05
Pediatric Surgery (2086S0120X) 8 0.14 1,864 0.06
Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery (2086S0122X) 4 0.07 3,325 0.11
Plastic Surgery Within the Head and Neck (2082S0099X) 4 0.07 438 0.01
Preventive Medicine/Occupational Environmental Medicine (2083P0500X) 7 0.12 1,443 0.05
Procedural Dermatology (207NS0135X) 3 0.05 1,828 0.06
Psychiatry (2084P0800X) 83 1.46 61,831 2.00
Public Health & General Preventive Medicine (2083P0901X) 4 0.07 2,501 0.08
Pulmonary Disease (207RP1001X) 51 0.90 18,589 0.60
Radiation Oncology (2085R0001X) 15 0.26 7,896 0.26
Reproductive Endocrinology (207VE0102X) 3 0.05 1,926 0.06
Retina Specialist (207WX0107X) 7 0.12 1,922 0.06
Rheumatology (207RR0500X) 13 0.23 8,013 0.26
Sleep Medicine (207RS0012X) 11 0.19 2,818 0.09
Sports Medicine (207XX0005X) 6 0.11 4,473 0.14
Sports Medicine (207QS0010X) 4 0.07 3,203 0.10
Surgery of the Hand (2082S0105X) 3 0.05 779 0.03
Surgical Critical Care (2086S0102X) 13 0.23 2,968 0.10
Surgical Oncology (2086X0206X) 6 0.11 2,310 0.07
Trauma Surgery (2086S0127X) 3 0.05 2,133 0.07
Undersea and Hyperbaric Medicine (2083P0011X) 3 0.05 531 0.02
Vascular & Interventional Radiology (2085R0204X) 9 0.16 6,398 0.21
Vascular Surgery (2086S0129X) 21 0.37 6,432 0.21