Taxonomy Code 2080P0202X
Pediatrics Pediatric Cardiology

Taxonomy Code Details

Taxonomy Code2080P0202X
Grouping:Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians
Classification:Pediatrics
Specialization:Pediatric Cardiology
Code Level:Level III - Area of Specialization
Definition:A pediatric cardiologist provides comprehensive care to patients with cardiovascular problems. This specialist is skilled in selecting, performing and evaluating the structural and functional assessment of the heart and blood vessels, and the clinical evaluation of cardiovascular disease.
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37 - Physician/Pediatric Medicine
Notes:Source: American Board of Medical Specialties, 2007. www.abms.org [7/1/2007: definition added, source added; 7/1/2011: modified source]

Additional Resources: American Board of Pediatrics, 2007. http://www.abp.org/. American Osteopathic Board of Pediatrics, 2007. http://www.osteopathic.org/certification

Board certification for Medical Doctors (MDs) is provided by the American Board of Pediatrics. Board certification for Doctors of Osteopathy (DOs) was provided by the American Osteopathic Board of Pediatrics. The Certification is no longer offered.
Version:NUCC Provider Taxonomy Version 24.0
Last Updated:January 01, 2024
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85% Individuals
15% Organizations
32% Female
53% Male
85% Individual Providers (4606)15% Medical Organizations (810)32% Female Providers (1749)53% Male Providers (2857)

The code 2080P0202X is the health care provider taxonomy code for pediatrics grouped under allopathic & osteopathic physicians with a specialization in pediatric cardiology. NPI records indicate a total of 5,416 registered providers whose primary or secondary taxonomy code is pediatric cardiology of which 1,749 are registered as females, 2,857 registered as males and 810 are organizations.

2080P0202X is a Level III - Area of Specialization taxonomy code used to describe a health care provider that chooses to pracice specific services. For instance, the area of specialization of Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians providers is determined by the Subspecialty Certificates issued by the different national boards. 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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