Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians Taxonomy Group

The allopathic & osteopathic physicians taxonomy group categorized under the "individuals" codes and includes 227 unique taxonomy codes. A broad category grouping of state licensed providers in allopathic or osteopathic medicine whose scope of practice is determined by education.

Code Classification Specialization Definition
207K00000XAllergy & ImmunologyAn allergist-immunologist is trained in evaluation, physical and laboratory diagnosis, and management of disorders involving the immune system. Selected examples of such ...
207KA0200XAllergy & ImmunologyAllergy
207KI0005XAllergy & ImmunologyClinical & Laboratory Immunology
207L00000XAnesthesiologyAn anesthesiologist is trained to provide pain relief and maintenance, or restoration, of a stable condition during and immediately following an operation or an obstetric...
207LA0401XAnesthesiologyAddiction MedicineAn anesthesiologist who specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of addictions.
207LC0200XAnesthesiologyCritical Care MedicineAn anesthesiologist, who specializes in critical care medicine diagnoses, treats and supports patients with multiple organ dysfunction. This specialist may have administr...
207LH0002XAnesthesiologyHospice and Palliative MedicineAn anesthesiologist with special knowledge and skills to prevent and relieve the suffering experienced by patients with life-limiting illnesses. This specialist works wit...
207LP2900XAnesthesiologyPain MedicineAn anesthesiologist who provides a high level of care, either as a primary physician or consultant, for patients experiencing problems with acute, chronic and/or cancer p...
207LP3000XAnesthesiologyPediatric AnesthesiologyAn anesthesiologist who has had additional skill and experience in and is primarily concerned with the anesthesia, sedation, and pain management needs of infants and chil...
208U00000XClinical PharmacologyClinical pharmacology encompasses the spectrum of activities related to the discovery, development, regulation, and utilization of safe and effective drugs.
208C00000XColon & Rectal SurgeryA colon and rectal surgeon is trained to diagnose and treat various diseases of the intestinal tract, colon, rectum, anal canal and perianal area by medical and surgical ...
207N00000XDermatologyA dermatologist is trained to diagnose and treat pediatric and adult patients with benign and malignant disorders of the skin, mouth, external genitalia, hair and nails, ...
207ND0101XDermatologyMOHS-Micrographic SurgeryThe highly-trained surgeons that perform Mohs Micrographic Surgery are specialists both in dermatology and pathology. With their extensive knowledge of the skin and uniqu...
207ND0900XDermatologyDermatopathologyA dermatopathologist has the expertise to diagnose and monitor diseases of the skin including infectious, immunologic, degenerative and neoplastic diseases. This entails ...
207NI0002XDermatologyClinical & Laboratory Dermatological ImmunologyA dermatologist who utilizes various specialized laboratory procedures to diagnose disorders characterized by defective responses of the body's immune system. Immunoderma...
207NP0225XDermatologyPediatric DermatologyA pediatric dermatologist has, through additional special training, developed expertise in the treatment of specific skin disease categories with emphasis on those diseas...
207NS0135XDermatologyProcedural DermatologyProcedural Dermatology, a subspecialty of Dermatology, encompassing a wide variety of surgical procedures and methods to remove or modify skin tissue for health or cosmet...
204R00000XElectrodiagnostic MedicineElectrodiagnostic medicine is the medical subspecialty that applies neurophysiologic techniques to diagnose, evaluate, and treat patients with impairments of the neurolog...
207P00000XEmergency MedicineAn emergency physician focuses on the immediate decision making and action necessary to prevent death or any further disability both in the pre-hospital setting by direct...
207PE0004XEmergency MedicineEmergency Medical ServicesAn emergency medicine physician who specializes in non-hospital based emergency medical services (e.g., disaster site, accident scene, transport vehicle, etc.) to provide...
207PE0005XEmergency MedicineUndersea and Hyperbaric MedicineA specialist who treats decompression illness and diving accident cases and uses hyperbaric oxygen therapy to treat such conditions as carbon monoxide poisoning, gas gang...
207PH0002XEmergency MedicineHospice and Palliative MedicineAn emergency medicine physician with special knowledge and skills to prevent and relieve the suffering experienced by patients with life-limiting illnesses. This speciali...
207PP0204XEmergency MedicinePediatric Emergency MedicinePediatric Emergency Medicine is a clinical subspecialty that focuses on the care of the acutely ill or injured child in the setting of an emergency department.
207PS0010XEmergency MedicineSports MedicineAn emergency physician with special knowledge in sports medicine is responsible for continuous care in the field of sports medicine, not only for the enhancement of healt...
207PT0002XEmergency MedicineMedical ToxicologyMedical toxicologists are physicians who specialize in the prevention, evaluation, treatment and monitoring of injury and illness from exposures to drugs and chemicals, a...
207Q00000XFamily MedicineFamily Medicine is the medical specialty which is concerned with the total health care of the individual and the family. It is the specialty in breadth which integrates t...
207QA0000XFamily MedicineAdolescent MedicineA family medicine physician with multidisciplinary training in the unique physical, psychological and social characteristics of adolescents and their health care problems...
207QA0401XFamily MedicineAddiction MedicineA family medicine physician who specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of addictions.
207QA0505XFamily MedicineAdult MedicineDefinition to come.
207QB0002XFamily MedicineObesity MedicineA physician who specializes in the treatment of obesity demonstrates competency in and a thorough understanding of the treatment of obesity and the genetic, biologic, env...
207QG0300XFamily MedicineGeriatric MedicineA family medicine physician with special knowledge of the aging process and special skills in the diagnostic, therapeutic, preventive and rehabilitative aspects of illnes...
207QH0002XFamily MedicineHospice and Palliative MedicineA family medicine physician with special knowledge and skills to prevent and relieve the suffering experienced by patients with life-limiting illnesses. This specialist w...
207QS0010XFamily MedicineSports MedicineA family medicine physician that is trained to be responsible for continuous care in the field of sports medicine, not only for the enhancement of health and fitness, but...
207QS1201XFamily MedicineSleep MedicineA Family Medicine Physician who practices Sleep Medicine is certified in the subspecialty of sleep medicine and specializes in the clinical assessment, physiologic testin...
208D00000XGeneral Practice
208M00000XHospitalistHospitalists are physicians whose primary professional focus is the general medical care of hospitalized patients. Their activities include patient care, teaching, resear...
202C00000XIndependent Medical ExaminerA special evaluator not involved with the medical care of the individual examinee that impartially evaluates the care being provided by other practitioners to clarify cli...
202D00000XIntegrative MedicineA physician who specializes in the treatment of the whole person through prevention and treatment based on medical evidence. Integrative medicine considers all factors th...
207R00000XInternal MedicineA physician who provides long-term, comprehensive care in the office and the hospital, managing both common and complex illness of adolescents, adults and the elderly. In...
207RA0000XInternal MedicineAdolescent MedicineAn internist who specializes in adolescent medicine is a multi-disciplinary healthcare specialist trained in the unique physical, psychological and social characteristics...
207RA0001XInternal MedicineAdvanced Heart Failure and Transplant CardiologySpecialists in Advanced Heart Failure and Transplant Cardiology would participate in the inpatient and outpatient management of patients with advanced heart failure acros...
207RA0002XInternal MedicineAdult Congenital Heart DiseaseA physician who specializes in the care and treatment of adults with congenital heart disease. Adult congenital heart disease (ACHD) physicians are trained to understand ...
207RA0201XInternal MedicineAllergy & ImmunologyAn internist doctor of osteopathy that specializes in the treatment of allergy and immunologic disorders. A doctor of osteopathy that is board eligible/certified by the ...
207RA0401XInternal MedicineAddiction MedicineAn internist doctor of osteopathy that specializes in the treatment of addiction disorders. A doctor of osteopathy that is board eligible/certified by the American Osteo...
207RB0002XInternal MedicineObesity MedicineA physician who specializes in the treatment of obesity demonstrates competency in and a thorough understanding of the treatment of obesity and the genetic, biologic, env...
207RC0000XInternal MedicineCardiovascular DiseaseAn internist who specializes in diseases of the heart and blood vessels and manages complex cardiac conditions such as heart attacks and life-threatening, abnormal heartb...
207RC0001XInternal MedicineClinical Cardiac ElectrophysiologyA field of special interest within the subspecialty of cardiovascular disease, specialty of Internal Medicine, which involves intricate technical procedures to evaluate h...
207RC0200XInternal MedicineCritical Care MedicineAn internist who diagnoses, treats and supports patients with multiple organ dysfunction. This specialist may have administrative responsibilities for intensive care unit...
207RE0101XInternal MedicineEndocrinology, Diabetes & MetabolismAn internist who concentrates on disorders of the internal (endocrine) glands such as the thyroid and adrenal glands. This specialist also deals with disorders such as di...
207RG0100XInternal MedicineGastroenterologyAn internist who specializes in diagnosis and treatment of diseases of the digestive organs including the stomach, bowels, liver and gallbladder. This specialist treats c...
207RG0300XInternal MedicineGeriatric MedicineAn internist who has special knowledge of the aging process and special skills in the diagnostic, therapeutic, preventive and rehabilitative aspects of illness in the eld...
207RH0000XInternal MedicineHematologyAn internist with additional training who specializes in diseases of the blood, spleen and lymph. This specialist treats conditions such as anemia, clotting disorders, si...
207RH0002XInternal MedicineHospice and Palliative MedicineAn internal medicine physician with special knowledge and skills to prevent and relieve the suffering experienced by patients with life-limiting illnesses. This specialis...
207RH0003XInternal MedicineHematology & OncologyAn internist doctor of osteopathy that specializes in the treatment of the combination of hematology and oncology disorders. A doctor of osteopathy that is board eligibl...
207RH0005XInternal MedicineHypertension SpecialistA Hypertension Specialist is a physician who concentrates on all aspects of the diagnosis and treatment of hypertension.
207RI0001XInternal MedicineClinical & Laboratory ImmunologyAn internal medicine physician who specializes in clinical and laboratory immunology disease management.
207RI0008XInternal MedicineHepatologyThe discipline of Hepatology encompasses the structure, function, and diseases of the liver and biliary tract. The American Board of Internal Medicine considers Hepatolog...
207RI0011XInternal MedicineInterventional CardiologyAn area of medicine within the subspecialty of cardiology, which uses specialized imaging and other diagnostic techniques to evaluate blood flow and pressure in the coron...
207RI0200XInternal MedicineInfectious DiseaseAn internist who deals with infectious diseases of all types and in all organ systems. Conditions requiring selective use of antibiotics call for this special skill. This...
207RM1200XInternal MedicineMagnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI)Definition to come.
207RN0300XInternal MedicineNephrologyAn internist who treats disorders of the kidney, high blood pressure, fluid and mineral balance and dialysis of body wastes when the kidneys do not function. This special...
207RP1001XInternal MedicinePulmonary DiseaseAn internist who treats diseases of the lungs and airways. The pulmonologist diagnoses and treats cancer, pneumonia, pleurisy, asthma, occupational and environmental dise...
207RR0500XInternal MedicineRheumatologyAn internist who treats diseases of joints, muscle, bones and tendons. This specialist diagnoses and treats arthritis, back pain, muscle strains, common athletic injuries...
207RS0010XInternal MedicineSports MedicineAn internist trained to be responsible for continuous care in the field of sports medicine, not only for the enhancement of health and fitness, but also for the preventio...
207RS0012XInternal MedicineSleep MedicineAn Internist who practices Sleep Medicine is certified in the subspecialty of sleep medicine and specializes in the clinical assessment, physiologic testing, diagnosis, m...
207RT0003XInternal MedicineTransplant HepatologyAn internist with special knowledge and the skill required of a gastroenterologist to care for patients prior to and following hepatic transplantation that spans all phas...
207RX0202XInternal MedicineMedical OncologyAn internist who specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of all types of cancer and other benign and malignant tumors. This specialist decides on and administers thera...
209800000XLegal MedicineLegal Medicine is a special field of medicine that focuses on various aspects of medicine and law. Historically, the practice of legal medicine made contributions to medi...
207SC0300XMedical GeneticsClinical CytogeneticsA clinical cytogeneticist demonstrates competence in providing laboratory diagnostic and clinical interpretive services dealing with cellular components, particularly chr...
207SG0201XMedical GeneticsClinical Genetics (M.D.)A clinical geneticist demonstrates competence in providing comprehensive diagnostic, management and counseling services for genetic disorders.
207SG0202XMedical GeneticsClinical Biochemical GeneticsA clinical biochemical geneticist demonstrates competence in performing and interpreting biochemical analyses relevant to the diagnosis and management of human genetic di...
207SG0203XMedical GeneticsClinical Molecular GeneticsA clinical molecular geneticist demonstrates competence in performing and interpreting molecular analyses relevant to the diagnosis and management of human genetic diseas...
207SG0205XMedical GeneticsPh.D. Medical GeneticsA medical geneticist works in association with a medical specialist, is affiliated with a clinical genetics program and serves as a consultant to medical and dental speci...
207SM0001XMedical GeneticsMolecular Genetic PathologyA board certified subspecialty, the molecular genetic pathologist is expert in the principles, theory and technologies of molecular biology and molecular genetics. This e...
207T00000XNeurological SurgeryA neurological surgeon provides the operative and non-operative management (i.e., prevention, diagnosis, evaluation, treatment, critical care, and rehabilitation) of diso...
204D00000XNeuromusculoskeletal Medicine & OMMThe Neuromusculoskeletal Medicine and Osteopathic Manipulative Medicine physician directs special attention to the neuromusculoskeletal system and its interaction with ot...
204C00000XNeuromusculoskeletal Medicine, Sports MedicineDefinition to come.
207U00000XNuclear MedicineA nuclear medicine specialist employs the properties of radioactive atoms and molecules in the diagnosis and treatment of disease and in research. Radiation detection and...
207UN0901XNuclear MedicineNuclear CardiologyA nuclear medicine physician who specializes in nuclear cardiology.
207UN0902XNuclear MedicineNuclear Imaging & TherapyA nuclear medicine physician who specializes in nuclear imaging and therapy.
207UN0903XNuclear MedicineIn Vivo & In Vitro Nuclear MedicineA nuclear medicine physician who specializes in in vivo and in vitro nuclear medicine.
207V00000XObstetrics & GynecologyAn obstetrician/gynecologist possesses special knowledge, skills and professional capability in the medical and surgical care of the female reproductive system and associ...
207VB0002XObstetrics & GynecologyObesity MedicineA physician who specializes in the treatment of obesity demonstrates competency in and a thorough understanding of the treatment of obesity and the genetic, biologic, env...
207VC0200XObstetrics & GynecologyCritical Care MedicineAn obstetrician/gynecologist, who specializes in critical care medicine diagnoses, treats and supports female patients with multiple organ dysfunction. This specialist ma...
207VE0102XObstetrics & GynecologyReproductive EndocrinologyAn obstetrician/gynecologist who is capable of managing complex problems relating to reproductive endocrinology and infertility.
207VF0040XObstetrics & GynecologyFemale Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive SurgeryA subspecialist in Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery is a physician in Urology or Obstetrics and Gynecology who, by virtue of education and training, is p...
207VG0400XObstetrics & GynecologyGynecology
207VH0002XObstetrics & GynecologyHospice and Palliative MedicineAn obstetrician/gynecologist with special knowledge and skills to prevent and relieve the suffering experienced by patients with life-limiting illnesses. This specialist ...
207VM0101XObstetrics & GynecologyMaternal & Fetal MedicineAn obstetrician/gynecologist who cares for, or provides consultation on, patients with complications of pregnancy. This specialist has advanced knowledge of the obstetric...
207VX0000XObstetrics & GynecologyObstetrics
207VX0201XObstetrics & GynecologyGynecologic OncologyAn obstetrician/gynecologist who provides consultation and comprehensive management of patients with gynecologic cancer, including those diagnostic and therapeutic proced...
207VC0300XObstetrics & GynecologyComplex Family PlanningA complex family planning physician specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of individuals with complex reproductive needs. These physicians are experts in abortion an...
207W00000XOphthalmologyAn ophthalmologist has the knowledge and professional skills needed to provide comprehensive eye and vision care. Ophthalmologists are medically trained to diagnose, moni...
207WX0009XOphthalmologyGlaucoma SpecialistAn ophthalmologist who specializes in the treatment of glaucoma and other disorders related to increased intraocular pressure and optic nerve damage. This specialty invo...
207WX0107XOphthalmologyRetina SpecialistAn ophthalmologist who specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of vitreoretinal diseases.
207WX0108XOphthalmologyUveitis and Ocular Inflammatory DiseaseAn ophthalmologist who specializes in the treatment of intraocular inflammation, scleritis, keratitis and infectious disorders affecting the eye and inflammatory disorder...
207WX0109XOphthalmologyNeuro-ophthalmologyA neuro-ophthalmologist is a subspecialist of ophthalmology. This physician evaluates, treats, and studies disorders of the eye, orbit and nervous system having to do wi...
207WX0110XOphthalmologyPediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus SpecialistAn ophthalmologist who specializes in pediatric ophthalmology and strabismus management. The subspecialty includes the medical and surgical management of eye disorders fo...
207WX0120XOphthalmologyCornea and External Diseases SpecialistAn ophthalmologist who specializes in diseases of the cornea, sclera, eyelids, conjunctiva, and anterior segment of the eye.
207WX0200XOphthalmologyOphthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive SurgeryA physician who specializes in oculofacial plastic and reconstructive surgery. This subspecialty combines orbital and periocular surgery with facial plastic surgery, and ...
204E00000XOral & Maxillofacial SurgeryOral and maxillofacial surgeons are trained to recognize and treat a wide spectrum of diseases, injuries and defects in the head, neck, face, jaws and the hard and soft t...
207X00000XOrthopaedic SurgeryAn orthopaedic surgeon is trained in the preservation, investigation and restoration of the form and function of the extremities, spine and associated structures by medic...
207XP3100XOrthopaedic SurgeryPediatric Orthopaedic SurgeryAn orthopedic surgeon who has additional training and experience in diagnosing, treating and managing musculoskeletal problems in infants, children and adolescents. Thes...
207XS0106XOrthopaedic SurgeryHand SurgeryAn orthopaedic surgeon trained in the investigation, preservation and restoration by medical, surgical and rehabilitative means of all structures of the upper extremity d...
207XS0114XOrthopaedic SurgeryAdult Reconstructive Orthopaedic SurgeryRecognized by several state medical boards as a fellowship subspecialty program of orthopaedic surgery, adult reconstructive orthopaedic surgeons deal with reconstructive...
207XS0117XOrthopaedic SurgeryOrthopaedic Surgery of the SpineRecognized by several state medical boards as a fellowship subspecialty program of orthopaedic surgery, orthopaedic surgeons of the spine deal with the evaluation and non...
207XX0004XOrthopaedic SurgeryFoot and Ankle SurgeryRecognized by several state medical boards as a fellowship subspecialty program of orthopaedic surgery, foot and ankle surgeons deal with adult reconstructive foot and an...
207XX0005XOrthopaedic SurgerySports MedicineAn orthopaedic surgeon trained in sports medicine provides appropriate care for all structures of the musculoskeletal system directly affected by participation in sportin...
207XX0801XOrthopaedic SurgeryOrthopaedic TraumaRecognized by several state medical boards as a fellowship subspecialty program of orthopaedic surgery, orthopaedic trauma surgeons deal with the evaluation and managemen...
207Y00000XOtolaryngologyAn otolaryngologist-head and neck surgeon provides comprehensive medical and surgical care for patients with diseases and disorders that affect the ears, nose, throat, th...
207YP0228XOtolaryngologyPediatric OtolaryngologyA pediatric otolaryngologist has special expertise in the management of infants and children with disorders that include congenital and acquired conditions involving the ...
207YS0012XOtolaryngologySleep MedicineAn Otolaryngologist who practices Sleep Medicine is certified in the subspecialty of sleep medicine and specializes in the clinical assessment, physiologic testing, diagn...
207YS0123XOtolaryngologyFacial Plastic SurgeryAn otolaryngologist who specializes in facial plastic surgery.
207YX0007XOtolaryngologyPlastic Surgery within the Head & NeckAn otolaryngologist with additional training in plastic and reconstructive procedures within the head, face, neck and associated structures, including cutaneous head and ...
207YX0602XOtolaryngologyOtolaryngic AllergyAn otolaryngologist who specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of otolaryngic allergies and other allergic diseases.
207YX0901XOtolaryngologyOtology & NeurotologyAn otolaryngologist who treats diseases of the ear and temporal bone, including disorders of hearing and balance. The additional training in otology and neurotology empha...
207YX0905XOtolaryngologyOtolaryngology/Facial Plastic SurgeryAn otolaryngologist who specializes in the diagnosis and surgical treatment of head and neck conditions.
208VP0000XPain MedicinePain MedicinePain Medicine is a primary medical specialty based on a distinct body of knowledge and a well-defined scope of clinical practice that is founded on science, research and ...
208VP0014XPain MedicineInterventional Pain MedicineInterventional Pain Medicine is the discipline of medicine devoted to the diagnosis and treatment of pain and related disorders principally with the application of interv...
207ZB0001XPathologyBlood Banking & Transfusion MedicineA physician who specializes in blood banking/transfusion medicine is responsible for the maintenance of an adequate blood supply, blood donor and patient-recipient safety...
207ZC0006XPathologyClinical PathologyA pathologist deals with the causes and nature of disease and contributes to diagnosis, prognosis and treatment through knowledge gained by the laboratory application of ...
207ZC0008XPathologyClinical InformaticsPhysicians who practice Clinical Informatics collaborate with other health care and information technology professionals to analyze, design, implement and evaluate inform...
207ZC0500XPathologyCytopathologyA cytopathologist is an anatomic pathologist trained in the diagnosis of human disease by means of the study of cells obtained from body secretions and fluids, by scrapin...
207ZD0900XPathologyDermatopathologyA dermatopathologist is an expert in diagnosing and monitoring diseases of the skin including infectious, immunologic, degenerative, and neoplastic diseases. This entail...
207ZF0201XPathologyForensic PathologyA forensic pathologist is expert in investigating and evaluating cases of sudden, unexpected, suspicious and violent death as well as other specific classes of death defi...
207ZH0000XPathologyHematologyA hematopathologist is expert in diseases that affect blood cells, blood clotting mechanisms, bone marrow and lymph nodes. This physician has the knowledge and technical ...
207ZI0100XPathologyImmunopathologyA pathologist who specializes in the diagnosis of immunologic diseases.
207ZM0300XPathologyMedical MicrobiologyA medical microbiologist is expert in the isolation and identification of microbial agents that cause infectious disease. Viruses, bacteria and fungi, as well as parasite...
207ZN0500XPathologyNeuropathologyA neuropathologist is expert in the diagnosis of diseases of the nervous system and skeletal muscles and functions as a consultant primarily to neurologists and neurosurg...
207ZP0007XPathologyMolecular Genetic PathologyA molecular genetic pathologist is expert in the principles, theory and technologies of molecular biology and molecular genetics. This expertise is used to make or confir...
207ZP0101XPathologyAnatomic PathologyA pathologist deals with the causes and nature of disease and contributes to diagnosis, prognosis and treatment through knowledge gained by the laboratory application of ...
207ZP0102XPathologyAnatomic Pathology & Clinical PathologyA pathologist deals with the causes and nature of disease and contributes to diagnosis, prognosis and treatment through knowledge gained by the laboratory application of ...
207ZP0104XPathologyChemical PathologyA chemical pathologist has expertise in the biochemistry of the human body as it applies to the understanding of the cause and progress of disease. This physician functio...
207ZP0105XPathologyClinical Pathology/Laboratory MedicineA pathologist deals with the causes and nature of disease and contributes to diagnosis, prognosis and treatment through knowledge gained by the laboratory application of ...
207ZP0213XPathologyPediatric PathologyA pediatric pathologist is expert in the laboratory diagnosis of diseases that occur during fetal growth, infancy and child development. The practice requires a strong fo...
208000000XPediatricsA pediatrician is concerned with the physical, emotional and social health of children from birth to young adulthood. Care encompasses a broad spectrum of health services...
2080A0000XPediatricsAdolescent MedicineA pediatrician who specializes in adolescent medicine is a multi-disciplinary healthcare specialist trained in the unique physical, psychological and social characteristi...
2080B0002XPediatricsObesity MedicineA physician who specializes in the treatment of obesity demonstrates competency in and a thorough understanding of the treatment of obesity and the genetic, biologic, env...
2080C0008XPediatricsChild Abuse PediatricsA Child Abuse Pediatrician serves as a resource to children, families and communities by accurately diagnosing abuse; consulting with community agencies on child safety; ...
2080H0002XPediatricsHospice and Palliative MedicineA pediatrician with special knowledge and skills to prevent and relieve the suffering experienced by patients with life-limiting illnesses. This specialist works with an ...
2080I0007XPediatricsClinical & Laboratory ImmunologyA pediatrician who specializes in clinical and laboratory immunology disease management.
2080N0001XPediatricsNeonatal-Perinatal MedicineA pediatrician who is the principal care provider for sick newborn infants. Clinical expertise is used for direct patient care and for consulting with obstetrical colleag...
2080P0006XPediatricsDevelopmental - Behavioral PediatricsA developmental-behavioral specialist is a pediatrician with special training and experience who aims to foster understanding and promotion of optimal development of chil...
2080P0008XPediatricsNeurodevelopmental DisabilitiesA pediatrician who treats children having developmental delays or learning disorders including those associated with visual and hearing impairment, mental retardation, ce...
2080P0201XPediatricsPediatric Allergy/ImmunologyA pediatrician who specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of allergies, allergic reactions, and immunologic diseases in children.
2080P0202XPediatricsPediatric CardiologyA pediatric cardiologist provides comprehensive care to patients with cardiovascular problems. This specialist is skilled in selecting, performing and evaluating the stru...
2080P0203XPediatricsPediatric Critical Care MedicineA pediatrician expert in advanced life support for children from the term or near-term neonate to the adolescent. This competence extends to the critical care management ...
2080P0204XPediatricsPediatric Emergency MedicineA pediatrician who has special qualifications to manage emergencies in infants and children.
2080P0205XPediatricsPediatric EndocrinologyA pediatrician who provides expert care to infants, children and adolescents who have diseases that result from an abnormality in the endocrine glands (glands which secre...
2080P0206XPediatricsPediatric GastroenterologyA pediatrician who specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of diseases of the digestive systems of infants, children and adolescents. This specialist treats conditions...
2080P0207XPediatricsPediatric Hematology-OncologyA pediatrician trained in the combination of pediatrics, hematology and oncology to recognize and manage pediatric blood disorders and cancerous diseases.
2080P0208XPediatricsPediatric Infectious DiseasesA pediatrician trained to care for children in the diagnosis, treatment and prevention of infectious diseases. This specialist can apply specific knowledge to affect a be...
2080P0210XPediatricsPediatric NephrologyA pediatrician who deals with the normal and abnormal development and maturation of the kidney and urinary tract, the mechanisms by which the kidney can be damaged, the e...
2080P0214XPediatricsPediatric PulmonologyA pediatrician dedicated to the prevention and treatment of all respiratory diseases affecting infants, children and young adults. This specialist is knowledgeable about ...
2080P0216XPediatricsPediatric RheumatologyA pediatrician who treats diseases of joints, muscle, bones and tendons. A pediatric rheumatologist diagnoses and treats arthritis, back pain, muscle strains, common athl...
2080S0010XPediatricsSports MedicineA pediatrician who is responsible for continuous care in the field of sports medicine, not only for the enhancement of health and fitness, but also for the prevention of ...
2080S0012XPediatricsSleep MedicineA Pediatrician who practices Sleep Medicine is certified in the subspecialty of sleep medicine and specializes in the clinical assessment, physiologic testing, diagnosis,...
2080T0002XPediatricsMedical ToxicologyMedical toxicologists are physicians that specialize in the prevention, evaluation, treatment and monitoring of injury and illness from exposures to drugs and chemicals, ...
2080T0004XPediatricsPediatric Transplant HepatologyA pediatrician with expertise in transplant hepatology encompasses the special knowledge and skill required of pediatric gastroenterologists to care for patients prior to...
202K00000XPhlebologyPhlebology is the medical discipline that involves the diagnosis and treatment of venous disorders, including spider veins, varicose veins, chronic venous insufficiency, ...
208100000XPhysical Medicine & RehabilitationPhysical medicine and rehabilitation, also referred to as rehabilitation medicine, is the medical specialty concerned with diagnosing, evaluating, and treating patients w...
2081H0002XPhysical Medicine & RehabilitationHospice and Palliative MedicineA physical medicine and rehabilitation physician with special knowledge and skills to prevent and relieve the suffering experienced by patients with life-limiting illness...
2081N0008XPhysical Medicine & RehabilitationNeuromuscular MedicineA physician who specializes in neuromuscular medicine possesses specialized knowledge in the science, clinical evaluation and management of these disorders. This encompas...
2081P0004XPhysical Medicine & RehabilitationSpinal Cord Injury MedicineA physician who addresses the prevention, diagnosis, treatment and management of traumatic spinal cord injury and non-traumatic etiologies of spinal cord dysfunction by w...
2081P0010XPhysical Medicine & RehabilitationPediatric Rehabilitation MedicineA physiatrist who utilizes an interdisciplinary approach and addresses the prevention, diagnosis, treatment and management of congenital and childhood-onset physical impa...
2081P0301XPhysical Medicine & RehabilitationBrain Injury MedicineA Brain Injury Medicine physician specializes in disorders of brain function due to injury and disease. These disorders encompass a range of medical, physical, neurologi...
2081P2900XPhysical Medicine & RehabilitationPain MedicineA physician who provides a high level of care, either as a primary physician or consultant, for patients experiencing problems with acute, chronic or cancer pain in both ...
2081S0010XPhysical Medicine & RehabilitationSports MedicineA physician who specializes in Sports Medicine is responsible for continuous care related to the enhancement of health and fitness as well as the prevention of injury and...
208200000XPlastic SurgeryA plastic surgeon deals with the repair, reconstruction or replacement of physical defects of form or function involving the skin, musculoskeletal system, craniomaxillofa...
2082S0099XPlastic SurgeryPlastic Surgery Within the Head and NeckA plastic surgeon with additional training in plastic and reconstructive procedures within the head, face, neck and associated structures, including cutaneous head and ne...
2082S0105XPlastic SurgerySurgery of the HandA plastic surgeon with additional training in the investigation, preservation, and restoration by medical, surgical and rehabilitative means of all structures of the uppe...
2083A0100XPreventive MedicineAerospace MedicineAerospace medicine focuses on the clinical care, research, and operational support of the health, safety, and performance of crewmembers and passengers of air and space v...
2083A0300XPreventive MedicineAddiction MedicineA physician engaged in the subspecialty practice of Addiction Medicine who specializes in the prevention, evaluation, diagnosis, treatment, and recovery of persons with t...
2083B0002XPreventive MedicineObesity MedicineA physician who specializes in the treatment of obesity demonstrates competency in and a thorough understanding of the treatment of obesity and the genetic, biologic, env...
2083C0008XPreventive MedicineClinical InformaticsPhysicians who practice Clinical Informatics collaborate with other health care and information technology professionals to analyze, design, implement and evaluate inform...
2083P0011XPreventive MedicineUndersea and Hyperbaric MedicineA specialist who treats decompression illness and diving accident cases and uses hyperbaric oxygen therapy to treat such conditions as carbon monoxide poisoning, gas gang...
2083P0500XPreventive MedicinePreventive Medicine/Occupational Environmental MedicineA preventive medicine physician who specializes in preventive medicine/occupational-environmental medicine, which is focused on protecting the population from occupationa...
2083P0901XPreventive MedicinePublic Health & General Preventive MedicinePublic health and general preventive medicine focuses on promoting health, preventing disease, and managing the health of communities and defined populations. These pract...
2083S0010XPreventive MedicineSports MedicineA preventive medicine physician who specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of sports related conditions and injuries.
2083T0002XPreventive MedicineMedical ToxicologyMedical toxicologists are physicians who specialize in the prevention, evaluation, treatment and monitoring of injury and illness from exposures to drugs and chemicals, a...
2083X0100XPreventive MedicineOccupational MedicineOccupational medicine focuses on the health of workers, including the ability to perform work; the physical, chemical, biological, and social environments of the workplac...
2084A0401XPsychiatry & NeurologyAddiction MedicineA doctor of osteopathy board eligible/certified in the field of Psychiatry by the American Osteopathic Board of Neurology and Psychiatry is able to obtain a Certificate o...
2084A2900XPsychiatry & NeurologyNeurocritical CareThe medical subspecialty of Neurocritical Care is devoted to the comprehensive, multisystem care of the critically-ill neurological patient. Like other intensivists, the ...
2084B0002XPsychiatry & NeurologyObesity MedicineA physician who specializes in the treatment of obesity demonstrates competency in and a thorough understanding of the treatment of obesity and the genetic, biologic, env...
2084B0040XPsychiatry & NeurologyBehavioral Neurology & NeuropsychiatryBehavioral Neurology & Neuropsychiatry is a medical subspecialty involving the diagnosis and treatment of neurologically based behavioral issues.
2084D0003XPsychiatry & NeurologyDiagnostic NeuroimagingA licensed physician, who has completed a residency program in Neurology, and who has additional training, experience, and competence in the standards of performance and ...
2084F0202XPsychiatry & NeurologyForensic PsychiatryForensic Psychiatry is a subspecialty with psychiatric focus on interrelationships with civil, criminal and administrative law, evaluation and specialized treatment of in...
2084H0002XPsychiatry & NeurologyHospice and Palliative MedicineA psychiatrist or neurologist with special knowledge and skills to prevent and relieve the suffering experienced by patients with life-limiting illnesses. This specialist...
2084N0008XPsychiatry & NeurologyNeuromuscular MedicineA neurologist or child neurologist who specializes in the diagnosis and management of disorders of nerve, muscle or neuromuscular junction, including amyotrophic lateral ...
2084N0400XPsychiatry & NeurologyNeurologyA Neurologist specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of diseases or impaired function of the brain, spinal cord, peripheral nerves, muscles, autonomic nervous system,...
2084N0402XPsychiatry & NeurologyNeurology with Special Qualifications in Child NeurologyA Child Neurologist specializes in neurology with special skills in diagnosis and treatment of neurologic disorders of the neonatal period, infancy, early childhood, and ...
2084N0600XPsychiatry & NeurologyClinical NeurophysiologyClinical Neurophysiology is a subspecialty with psychiatric or neurologic expertise in the diagnosis and management of central, peripheral, and autonomic nervous system d...
2084P0005XPsychiatry & NeurologyNeurodevelopmental DisabilitiesA pediatrician or neurologist who specializes in the diagnosis and management of chronic conditions that affect the developing and mature nervous system such as cerebral ...
2084P0015XPsychiatry & NeurologyPsychosomatic MedicinePsychosomatic Medicine is subspecialty in the diagnosis and treatment of psychiatric disorders and symptoms in complex medically ill patients. This subspecialty includes ...
2084P0301XPsychiatry & NeurologyBrain Injury MedicineA Brain Injury Medicine physician specializes in disorders of brain function due to injury and disease. These disorders encompass a range of medical, physical, neurologi...
2084P0800XPsychiatry & NeurologyPsychiatryA Psychiatrist specializes in the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of mental disorders, emotional disorders, psychotic disorders, mood disorders, anxiety disorders, s...
2084P0802XPsychiatry & NeurologyAddiction PsychiatryAddiction Psychiatry is a subspecialty of psychiatry that focuses on evaluation and treatment of individuals with alcohol, drug, or other substance-related disorders, and...
2084P0804XPsychiatry & NeurologyChild & Adolescent PsychiatryChild & Adolescent Psychiatry is a subspecialty of psychiatry with additional skills and training in the diagnosis and treatment of developmental, behavioral, emotional, ...
2084P0805XPsychiatry & NeurologyGeriatric PsychiatryGeriatric Psychiatry is a subspecialty with psychiatric expertise in prevention, evaluation, diagnosis and treatment of mental and emotional disorders in the elderly, and...
2084P2900XPsychiatry & NeurologyPain MedicineA neurologist, child neurologists or psychiatrist who provides a high level of care, either as a primary physician or consultant, for patients experiencing problems with ...
2084S0010XPsychiatry & NeurologySports MedicineA psychiatrist or neurologist who specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of sports related conditions and injuries.
2084S0012XPsychiatry & NeurologySleep MedicineA Psychiatrist or Neurologist who practices Sleep Medicine is certified in the subspecialty of sleep medicine and specializes in the clinical assessment, physiologic test...
2084V0102XPsychiatry & NeurologyVascular NeurologyVascular Neurology is a subspecialty in the evaluation, prevention, treatment and recovery from vascular diseases of the nervous system. This subspecialty includes the di...
2085B0100XRadiologyBody ImagingA Radiology doctor of Osteopathy that specializes in Body Imaging.
2085D0003XRadiologyDiagnostic NeuroimagingA licensed physician, who has completed a residency program in Neurology, and who has additional training, experience, and competence in the standards of performance and ...
2085H0002XRadiologyHospice and Palliative MedicineA radiologist with special knowledge and skills to prevent and relieve the suffering experienced by patients with life-limiting illnesses. This specialist works with an i...
2085N0700XRadiologyNeuroradiologyA radiologist who diagnoses and treats diseases utilizing imaging procedures as they relate to the brain, spine and spinal cord, head, neck and organs of special sense in...
2085N0904XRadiologyNuclear RadiologyA radiologist who is involved in the analysis and imaging of radionuclides and radiolabeled substances in vitro and in vivo for diagnosis and the administration of radion...
2085P0229XRadiologyPediatric RadiologyA radiologist who is proficient in all forms of diagnostic imaging as it pertains to the treatment of diseases in the newborn, infant, child and adolescent. This speciali...
2085R0001XRadiologyRadiation OncologyA radiologist who deals with the therapeutic applications of radiant energy and its modifiers and the study and management of disease, especially malignant tumors.
2085R0202XRadiologyDiagnostic RadiologyA radiologist who utilizes x-ray, radionuclides, ultrasound and electromagnetic radiation to diagnose and treat disease.
2085R0203XRadiologyTherapeutic Radiology
2085R0204XRadiologyVascular & Interventional RadiologyA radiologist who diagnoses and treats diseases by various radiologic imaging modalities. These include fluoroscopy, digital radiography, computed tomography, sonography ...
2085R0205XRadiologyRadiological PhysicsA radiological physicist deals with the diagnostic and therapeutic applications of roentgen rays, gamma rays from sealed sources, ultrasonic radiation and radio-frequency...
2085U0001XRadiologyDiagnostic UltrasoundA Radiology doctor of Osteopathy that specializes in Diagnostic Ultrasound.
208600000XSurgeryA general surgeon has expertise related to the diagnosis - preoperative, operative and postoperative management - and management of complications of surgical conditions i...
2086H0002XSurgeryHospice and Palliative MedicineA surgeon with special knowledge and skills to prevent and relieve the suffering experienced by patients with life-limiting illnesses. This specialist works with an inter...
2086S0102XSurgerySurgical Critical CareA surgeon with expertise in the management of the critically ill and postoperative patient, particularly the trauma victim, who specializes in critical care medicine diag...
2086S0105XSurgerySurgery of the HandA surgeon with expertise in the investigation, preservation and restoration by medical, surgical and rehabilitative means, of all structures of the upper extremity direct...
2086S0120XSurgeryPediatric SurgeryA surgeon with expertise in the management of surgical conditions in premature and newborn infants, children and adolescents.
2086S0122XSurgeryPlastic and Reconstructive SurgeryA surgeon who specializes in plastic and reconstructive surgery.
2086S0127XSurgeryTrauma SurgeryTrauma surgery is a recognized subspecialty of general surgery. Trauma surgeons are physicians who have completed a five-year general surgery residency and usually contin...
2086S0129XSurgeryVascular SurgeryA surgeon with expertise in the management of surgical disorders of the blood vessels, excluding the intracranial vessels or the heart.
2086X0206XSurgerySurgical OncologyA surgical oncologist is a well-qualified surgeon who has obtained additional training and experience in the multidisciplinary approach to the prevention, diagnosis, trea...
208G00000XThoracic Surgery (Cardiothoracic Vascular Surgery)A thoracic surgeon provides the operative, perioperative and critical care of patients with pathologic conditions within the chest. Included is the surgical care of coron...
204F00000XTransplant SurgeryDefinition to come.
208800000XUrologyA urologist manages benign and malignant medical and surgical disorders of the genitourinary system and the adrenal gland. This specialist has comprehensive knowledge of ...
2088F0040XUrologyFemale Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive SurgeryA subspecialist in Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery is a physician in Urology or Obstetrics and Gynecology who, by virtue of education and training, is p...
2088P0231XUrologyPediatric UrologySurgeons who can diagnose, treat, and manage children's urinary and genital problems. A pediatric urologist devotes a minimum of 50% of his or her practice to the urologi...