Physician Statistics for Des Moines-West Des Moines, IA

Total Active Physicians

Total Physicians Physicians per Capita National Total Physicians National Physicians per Capita
2,665 46.78 1,264,972 40.97

Total Physicians by Gender

Total Female Total Male National Total Female National Total Male
861 1,804 427,964 844,859
32.31% 67.69% 33.62% 66.38%

Primary Care Physicians

Taxonomy Total Taxonomy Taxonomy per Capita National Total Taxonomy National Taxonomy per Capita
Family Medicine 564 9.90 144,490 4.68
General Practice 13 0.23 15,405 0.50
Internal Medicine 359 6.30 175,424 5.68
Obstetrics & Gynecology 84 1.47 44,956 1.46
Pediatrics 193 3.39 81,407 2.64

Physicians by Specialty

Specialty Total Specialty Specialty per Capita National Total Specialty National Specialty per Capita
2084A0401X - Addiction Medicine 3 0.05 686 0.02
2080A0000X - Adolescent Medicine 4 0.07 3,368 0.11
207XS0114X - Adult Reconstructive Orthopaedic Surgery 5 0.09 1,583 0.05
207ZP0102X - Anatomic Pathology & Clinical Pathology 36 0.63 16,864 0.55
2085B0100X - Body Imaging 16 0.28 2,558 0.08
207RC0000X - Cardiovascular Disease 58 1.02 31,300 1.01
2084P0804X - Child & Adolescent Psychiatry 17 0.30 8,895 0.29
207RC0001X - Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology 8 0.14 3,040 0.10
207ZP0105X - Clinical Pathology/Laboratory Medicine 3 0.05 1,720 0.06
207RC0200X - Critical Care Medicine 28 0.49 9,188 0.30
207ZC0500X - Cytopathology 3 0.05 1,658 0.05
2085R0202X - Diagnostic Radiology 57 1.00 47,182 1.53
207PE0004X - Emergency Medical Services 4 0.07 4,446 0.14
207RE0101X - Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism 17 0.30 8,737 0.28
207ZF0201X - Forensic Pathology 3 0.05 588 0.02
207RG0100X - Gastroenterology 32 0.56 17,698 0.57
207RG0300X - Geriatric Medicine 6 0.11 5,774 0.19
207QG0300X - Geriatric Medicine 8 0.14 2,493 0.08
207VG0400X - Gynecology 4 0.07 4,905 0.16
207XS0106X - Hand Surgery 8 0.14 2,775 0.09
207RH0003X - Hematology & Oncology 23 0.40 13,342 0.43
207RI0200X - Infectious Disease 17 0.30 9,671 0.31
207RI0011X - Interventional Cardiology 9 0.16 6,288 0.20
207VM0101X - Maternal & Fetal Medicine 9 0.16 2,802 0.09
207RX0202X - Medical Oncology 3 0.05 4,667 0.15
207ND0101X - MOHS-Micrographic Surgery 4 0.07 1,526 0.05
2080N0001X - Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine 19 0.33 6,620 0.21
207RN0300X - Nephrology 15 0.26 12,386 0.40
2084N0400X - Neurology 31 0.54 20,279 0.66
2084N0402X - Neurology with Special Qualifications in Child Neurology 4 0.07 2,129 0.07
2085N0700X - Neuroradiology 6 0.11 3,006 0.10
207UN0901X - Nuclear Cardiology 5 0.09 1,118 0.04
207UN0902X - Nuclear Imaging & Therapy 3 0.05 389 0.01
207VX0000X - Obstetrics 4 0.07 1,848 0.06
2083X0100X - Occupational Medicine 3 0.05 3,141 0.10
207XS0117X - Orthopaedic Surgery of the Spine 3 0.05 2,369 0.08
207XX0801X - Orthopaedic Trauma 5 0.09 1,177 0.04
207LP2900X - Pain Medicine 19 0.33 6,583 0.21
2081P2900X - Pain Medicine 3 0.05 2,152 0.07
208VP0000X - Pain Medicine 4 0.07 1,836 0.06
2080P0202X - Pediatric Cardiology 4 0.07 3,267 0.11
2080P0203X - Pediatric Critical Care Medicine 10 0.18 2,926 0.09
2080P0204X - Pediatric Emergency Medicine 14 0.25 2,407 0.08
2080P0206X - Pediatric Gastroenterology 8 0.14 1,873 0.06
2080P0207X - Pediatric Hematology-Oncology 10 0.18 3,084 0.10
2080P0214X - Pediatric Pulmonology 4 0.07 1,354 0.04
2086S0120X - Pediatric Surgery 8 0.14 1,523 0.05
2086S0122X - Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery 5 0.09 2,807 0.09
2082S0099X - Plastic Surgery Within the Head and Neck 4 0.07 407 0.01
2083P0500X - Preventive Medicine/Occupational Environmental Medicine 6 0.11 1,361 0.04
207NS0135X - Procedural Dermatology 3 0.05 1,730 0.06
2084P0800X - Psychiatry 51 0.90 53,824 1.74
2083P0901X - Public Health & General Preventive Medicine 3 0.05 2,251 0.07
207RP1001X - Pulmonary Disease 35 0.61 15,886 0.51
2085R0001X - Radiation Oncology 12 0.21 6,783 0.22
207VE0102X - Reproductive Endocrinology 3 0.05 1,659 0.05
207WX0107X - Retina Specialist 3 0.05 989 0.03
207RR0500X - Rheumatology 16 0.28 6,825 0.22
207RS0012X - Sleep Medicine 7 0.12 2,278 0.07
207QS0010X - Sports Medicine 3 0.05 2,427 0.08
207XX0005X - Sports Medicine 5 0.09 3,667 0.12
2082S0105X - Surgery of the Hand 3 0.05 702 0.02
2086S0102X - Surgical Critical Care 5 0.09 2,141 0.07
2086X0206X - Surgical Oncology 4 0.07 1,865 0.06
2083P0011X - Undersea and Hyperbaric Medicine 3 0.05 372 0.01
2085R0204X - Vascular & Interventional Radiology 9 0.16 4,917 0.16
2086S0129X - Vascular Surgery 18 0.32 5,446 0.18