Taxonomy Code 2084P0800X
Psychiatry & Neurology Psychiatry

Taxonomy Code Details

Taxonomy Code2084P0800X
Grouping:Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians
Classification:Psychiatry & Neurology
Code Level:Level III - Area of Specialization
Definition:A Psychiatrist specializes in the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of mental disorders, emotional disorders, psychotic disorders, mood disorders, anxiety disorders, substance-related disorders, sexual and gender identity disorders and adjustment disorders. Biologic, psychological, and social components of illnesses are explored and understood in treatment of the whole person. Tools used may include diagnostic laboratory tests, prescribed medications, evaluation and treatment of psychological and interpersonal problems with individuals and families, and intervention for coping with stress, crises, and other problems.
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26 - Physician/Psychiatry
Notes:Source: The American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, Inc. [1/1/2007: new definition]
Version:NUCC Provider Taxonomy Version 24.0
Last Updated:January 01, 2024
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100% Individuals
0% Organizations
44% Female
56% Male
100% Individual Providers (68375)0% Medical Organizations (16,432)44% Female Providers (30118)56% Male Providers (38257)

The code 2084P0800X is the health care provider taxonomy code for psychiatry & neurology grouped under allopathic & osteopathic physicians with a specialization in psychiatry. NPI records indicate a total of 84,807 registered providers whose primary or secondary taxonomy code is psychiatry of which 30,118 are registered as females, 38,257 registered as males and 16,432 are organizations.

2084P0800X 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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