2014 Psychiatrists by County (1,971) - September
2013 Psychiatrists by County (1,933) - September
2012 Psychiatrists by County (1,839) - September
2011 Psychiatrists by County (1,766) - September
2010 Psychiatrists by County (1,687) - September
2009 Psychiatrists by County (1,634) - August
2008 Psychiatrists by County (1,617) - October*
2007 Psychiatrists by County (1,510) - August
Data prior to 2007 may be available. Please contact HPRC for more information.
*Note: Due to changes in the methodology of the file preparation, Researchers and Faculty were counted (for the first time in 2008) if they also indicated Direct Medical/Patient Care. This resulted in approximately an additional 30 records (all Faculty) above the usual yearly increase.
Licensing Board and Data Source
Texas Medical Board (TMB) - The TMB adopts rules for the regulation of persons wishing to practice as Psychiatrists in Texas.
The above tables include all active and non-federal Psychiatrists (Medical Doctors and Doctors of Osteopathy) practicing in Texas. Tables include child and adult Psychiatrists. Residents and fellows, teachers, administrators, researchers, federal, military, retired and "not-in-practice" psychiatrists are excluded from the supply totals. Locum Tenens psychiatrists are also excluded.
Information regarding the education requirements, licensure requirements, and responsibilities of physicians can be found on the website of the Texas Medical Board.