Taxonomy Code 207V00000X
Obstetrics & Gynecology

Taxonomy Code Details

Taxonomy Code207V00000X
Grouping:Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians
Classification:Obstetrics & Gynecology
Code Level:Level II - Classification
Definition:An obstetrician/gynecologist possesses special knowledge, skills and professional capability in the medical and surgical care of the female reproductive system and associated disorders. This physician serves as a consultant to other physicians and as a primary physician for women.
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16 - Physician/Obstetrics & Gynecology
Notes:Source: American Board of Medical Specialties, 2007. www.abms.org [7/1/2007: definiton added, source added; 7/1/2011: modified source]

Additional Resources: American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology, 2007. http://www.abog.org/. American Osteopathic Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology, 2007. http://www.osteopathic.org/certification

Board certification for Medical Doctors (MDs) is provided by the American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology. Board certification for Doctors of Osteopathy (DOs) is provided by the American Osteopathic Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology.
Version:NUCC Provider Taxonomy Version 24.0
Last Updated:January 01, 2024
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100% Individuals
0% Organizations
63% Female
37% Male
100% Individual Providers (55672)0% Medical Organizations (15,687)63% Female Providers (35129)37% Male Providers (20543)

The code 207V00000X is the health care provider taxonomy code for obstetrics & gynecology grouped under allopathic & osteopathic physicians. NPI records indicate a total of 71,359 registered providers whose primary or secondary taxonomy code is obstetrics & gynecology of which 35,129 are registered as females, 20,543 registered as males and 15,687 are organizations.

207V00000X is a Level II - Classification taxonomy code used to describe a health care provider service or occupation related to the Provider Grouping. Taxonomy codes are self-selected by the health care provider. Their specialty is defined based on their education level and training. Taxonomy codes do not specify the actual services rendered by the health care provider.


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