Physician Statistics for LOUISIANA

Total Active Physicians

Total Physicians Physicians per Capita National Total Physicians National Physicians per Capita
17,937 39.57 1,459,347 47.27

Total Physicians by Gender

Total Female Total Male National Total Female National Total Male
5,597 12,340 521,731 945,944
31.20% 68.80% 35.55% 64.45%

Primary Care Physicians

Taxonomy Total Taxonomy Taxonomy per Capita National Total Taxonomy National Taxonomy per Capita
Family Medicine 1,818 4.01 164,937 5.34
General Practice 220 0.49 17,178 0.56
Internal Medicine 2,159 4.76 198,358 6.42
Obstetrics & Gynecology 688 1.52 50,417 1.63
Pediatrics 1,199 2.64 91,907 2.98

Physicians by Specialty

Taxonomy Total Taxonomy Taxonomy per Capita National Total Taxonomy National Taxonomy per Capita
207QA0401X - Addiction Medicine 11 0.0243 1,084 0.0351
207RA0401X - Addiction Medicine 11 0.0243 819 0.0265
2084A0401X - Addiction Medicine 20 0.0441 879 0.0285
2084P0802X - Addiction Psychiatry 20 0.0441 1,305 0.0423
207RA0000X - Adolescent Medicine 6 0.0132 517 0.0167
2080A0000X - Adolescent Medicine 51 0.1125 3,427 0.1110
207QA0505X - Adult Medicine 25 0.0551 2,874 0.0931
207XS0114X - Adult Reconstructive Orthopaedic Surgery 11 0.0243 1,883 0.0610
207RA0001X - Advanced Heart Failure and Transplant Cardiology 12 0.0265 898 0.0291
207ZP0101X - Anatomic Pathology 33 0.0728 3,540 0.1147
207ZP0102X - Anatomic Pathology & Clinical Pathology 272 0.6000 18,705 0.6058
207ZB0001X - Blood Banking & Transfusion Medicine 12 0.0265 827 0.0268
2085B0100X - Body Imaging 30 0.0662 2,656 0.0860
207RC0000X - Cardiovascular Disease 539 1.1890 34,634 1.1218
2084P0804X - Child & Adolescent Psychiatry 126 0.2779 10,133 0.3282
207NI0002X - Clinical & Laboratory Dermatological Immunology 6 0.0132 252 0.0082
207RC0001X - Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology 42 0.0926 3,722 0.1206
207SG0201X - Clinical Genetics (M.D.) 12 0.0265 1,259 0.0408
2084N0600X - Clinical Neurophysiology 11 0.0243 1,477 0.0478
207ZC0006X - Clinical Pathology 7 0.0154 497 0.0161
207ZP0105X - Clinical Pathology/Laboratory Medicine 10 0.0221 1,888 0.0612
207WX0120X - Cornea and External Diseases Specialist 6 0.0132 310 0.0100
207RC0200X - Critical Care Medicine 113 0.2493 11,662 0.3777
207LC0200X - Critical Care Medicine 14 0.0309 2,340 0.0758
207ZC0500X - Cytopathology 16 0.0353 1,831 0.0593
207ZD0900X - Dermatopathology 14 0.0309 1,042 0.0337
207ND0900X - Dermatopathology 10 0.0221 1,320 0.0428
2085R0202X - Diagnostic Radiology 608 1.3412 52,916 1.7139
2085U0001X - Diagnostic Ultrasound 9 0.0199 1,696 0.0549
207PE0004X - Emergency Medical Services 61 0.1346 4,587 0.1486
207RE0101X - Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism 110 0.2426 10,004 0.3240
207YS0123X - Facial Plastic Surgery 17 0.0375 931 0.0302
207VF0040X - Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery 7 0.0154 940 0.0304
207XX0004X - Foot and Ankle Surgery 11 0.0243 1,183 0.0383
2084F0202X - Forensic Psychiatry 19 0.0419 1,111 0.0360
207RG0100X - Gastroenterology 259 0.5713 20,385 0.6603
207RG0300X - Geriatric Medicine 51 0.1125 6,316 0.2046
207QG0300X - Geriatric Medicine 21 0.0463 2,727 0.0883
2084P0805X - Geriatric Psychiatry 15 0.0331 1,627 0.0527
207WX0009X - Glaucoma Specialist 6 0.0132 522 0.0169
207VX0201X - Gynecologic Oncology 22 0.0485 1,948 0.0631
207VG0400X - Gynecology 51 0.1125 5,056 0.1638
207XS0106X - Hand Surgery 41 0.0904 3,231 0.1046
207ZH0000X - Hematology 10 0.0221 1,161 0.0376
207RH0003X - Hematology & Oncology 203 0.4478 15,224 0.4931
207RI0008X - Hepatology 11 0.0243 630 0.0204
207RH0002X - Hospice and Palliative Medicine 29 0.0640 2,566 0.0831
207RI0200X - Infectious Disease 126 0.2779 11,135 0.3607
207RI0011X - Interventional Cardiology 198 0.4368 7,970 0.2581
208VP0014X - Interventional Pain Medicine 69 0.1522 3,556 0.1152
207VM0101X - Maternal & Fetal Medicine 44 0.0971 3,383 0.1096
207RX0202X - Medical Oncology 43 0.0949 5,714 0.1851
207ND0101X - MOHS-Micrographic Surgery 27 0.0596 2,074 0.0672
2080N0001X - Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine 114 0.2515 7,773 0.2518
207RN0300X - Nephrology 230 0.5073 14,078 0.4560
2084N0400X - Neurology 264 0.5823 24,561 0.7955
2084N0402X - Neurology with Special Qualifications in Child Neurology 28 0.0618 2,682 0.0869
2085N0700X - Neuroradiology 29 0.0640 3,445 0.1116
207UN0901X - Nuclear Cardiology 9 0.0199 1,239 0.0401
2085N0904X - Nuclear Radiology 11 0.0243 1,755 0.0568
207RB0002X - Obesity Medicine 6 0.0132 156 0.0051
207VX0000X - Obstetrics 27 0.0596 2,138 0.0692
2083X0100X - Occupational Medicine 31 0.0684 3,338 0.1081
207XS0117X - Orthopaedic Surgery of the Spine 33 0.0728 2,768 0.0897
207XX0801X - Orthopaedic Trauma 17 0.0375 1,409 0.0456
207YX0602X - Otolaryngic Allergy 10 0.0221 409 0.0132
207YX0905X - Otolaryngology/Facial Plastic Surgery 16 0.0353 1,153 0.0373
207YX0901X - Otology & Neurotology 13 0.0287 546 0.0177
207LP2900X - Pain Medicine 81 0.1787 7,655 0.2479
2081P2900X - Pain Medicine 40 0.0882 2,496 0.0808
208VP0000X - Pain Medicine 20 0.0441 2,161 0.0700
2080P0201X - Pediatric Allergy/Immunology 11 0.0243 737 0.0239
207LP3000X - Pediatric Anesthesiology 16 0.0353 2,398 0.0777
2080P0202X - Pediatric Cardiology 56 0.1235 3,943 0.1277
2080P0203X - Pediatric Critical Care Medicine 68 0.1500 3,677 0.1191
2080P0204X - Pediatric Emergency Medicine 36 0.0794 3,186 0.1032
207PP0204X - Pediatric Emergency Medicine 41 0.0904 1,236 0.0400
2080P0205X - Pediatric Endocrinology 25 0.0551 2,084 0.0675
2080P0206X - Pediatric Gastroenterology 42 0.0926 2,325 0.0753
2080P0207X - Pediatric Hematology-Oncology 31 0.0684 3,660 0.1185
2080P0208X - Pediatric Infectious Diseases 23 0.0507 1,612 0.0522
2080P0210X - Pediatric Nephrology 17 0.0375 1,066 0.0345
207WX0110X - Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus Specialist 6 0.0132 357 0.0116
207XP3100X - Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgery 27 0.0596 1,076 0.0349
207YP0228X - Pediatric Otolaryngology 13 0.0287 882 0.0286
2080P0214X - Pediatric Pulmonology 27 0.0596 1,562 0.0506
2085P0229X - Pediatric Radiology 11 0.0243 1,927 0.0624
2086S0120X - Pediatric Surgery 29 0.0640 1,827 0.0592
2088P0231X - Pediatric Urology 8 0.0176 611 0.0198
2086S0122X - Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery 33 0.0728 3,251 0.1053
207YX0007X - Plastic Surgery within the Head & Neck 16 0.0353 823 0.0267
2082S0099X - Plastic Surgery Within the Head and Neck 7 0.0154 432 0.0140
2083P0500X - Preventive Medicine/Occupational Environmental Medicine 8 0.0176 1,434 0.0464
207NS0135X - Procedural Dermatology 27 0.0596 1,824 0.0591
2084P0800X - Psychiatry 637 1.4051 60,782 1.9687
2083P0901X - Public Health & General Preventive Medicine 15 0.0331 2,479 0.0803
207RP1001X - Pulmonary Disease 243 0.5360 18,193 0.5893
2085R0001X - Radiation Oncology 74 0.1632 7,744 0.2508
207VE0102X - Reproductive Endocrinology 11 0.0243 1,891 0.0612
207WX0107X - Retina Specialist 36 0.0794 1,825 0.0591
207RR0500X - Rheumatology 102 0.2250 7,854 0.2544
207RS0012X - Sleep Medicine 30 0.0662 2,745 0.0889
2084S0012X - Sleep Medicine 8 0.0176 966 0.0313
2081S0010X - Sports Medicine 15 0.0331 1,322 0.0428
207QS0010X - Sports Medicine 24 0.0529 3,096 0.1003
207XX0005X - Sports Medicine 67 0.1478 4,376 0.1417
2086S0105X - Surgery of the Hand 10 0.0221 749 0.0243
2086S0102X - Surgical Critical Care 39 0.0860 2,849 0.0923
2086X0206X - Surgical Oncology 30 0.0662 2,240 0.0726
2085R0203X - Therapeutic Radiology 7 0.0154 837 0.0271
2086S0127X - Trauma Surgery 22 0.0485 2,064 0.0669
2083P0011X - Undersea and Hyperbaric Medicine 8 0.0176 518 0.0168
207PE0005X - Undersea and Hyperbaric Medicine 17 0.0375 420 0.0136
2085R0204X - Vascular & Interventional Radiology 53 0.1169 6,203 0.2009
2084V0102X - Vascular Neurology 11 0.0243 999 0.0324
2086S0129X - Vascular Surgery 76 0.1676 6,283 0.2035