License Statistics

Licenses Issued, Past 5 Calendar Years

Professional Medical Physicists were first licensed in New York in 2003. An individual may hold more than one specialty title, but a separate license is required for each.

Professional Specialty 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Diagnostic radiological physics 3 7 7 8 9
Medical health physics 2 0 1 0 1
Medical nuclear physics 1 0 1 2 3
Therapeutic radiological physics or Radiation oncology physics 26 21 40 24 32

Geographic Distribution of Registered Licensees*

As of July 1, 2014


Diagnostic radiological physics

County Number County Number County Number
Albany 4 Jefferson 0 Saratoga 2
Allegany 0 Kings 5 Schenectady 0
Bronx 5 Lewis 0 Schoharie 0
Broome 1 Livingston 0 Schuyler 0
Cattaraugus 0 Madison 1 Seneca 0
Cayuga 0 Monroe 8 Steuben 0
Chautauqua 0 Montgomery 0 St. Lawrence 0
Chemung 0 Nassau 10 Suffolk 11
Chenango 0 New York 13 Sullivan 0
Clinton 0 Niagara 0 Tioga 0
Columbia 0 Oneida 0 Tompkins 0
Cortland 0 Onondaga 1 Ulster 0
Delaware 0 Ontario 5 Warren 1
Dutchess 0 Orange 1 Washington 0
Erie 7 Orleans 0 Wayne 0
Essex 1 Oswego 0 Westchester 5
Franklin 0 Otsego 0 Wyoming 0
Fulton 0 Putnam 2 Yates 0
Genesee 0 Queens 10 NYS TOTAL 104
Greene 0 Rensselaer 0 OTHER US 51
Hamilton 0 Richmond 6 NON-US 0
Herkimer 0 Rockland 5 TOTAL 155

Medical health physics

County Number County Number County Number
Albany 4 Jefferson 0 Saratoga 2
Allegany 0 Kings 2 Schenectady 1
Bronx 4 Lewis 0 Schoharie 0
Broome 0 Livingston 0 Schuyler 0
Cattaraugus 0 Madison 0 Seneca 0
Cayuga 0 Monroe 4 Steuben 0
Chautauqua 0 Montgomery 0 St. Lawrence 0
Chemung 0 Nassau 9 Suffolk 8
Chenango 0 New York 6 Sullivan 0
Clinton 0 Niagara 0 Tioga 0
Columbia 0 Oneida 0 Tompkins 0
Cortland 0 Onondaga 1 Ulster 0
Delaware 0 Ontario 2 Warren 1
Dutchess 1 Orange 2 Washington 0
Erie 3 Orleans 0 Wayne 0
Essex 0 Oswego 0 Westchester 3
Franklin 0 Otsego 0 Wyoming 0
Fulton 0 Putnam 0 Yates 0
Genesee 0 Queens 5 NYS TOTAL 66
Greene 0 Rensselaer 0 OTHER US 18
Hamilton 0 Richmond 5 NON-US 0
Herkimer 0 Rockland 3 TOTAL 84

Medical nuclear physics

County Number County Number County Number
Albany 2 Jefferson 0 Saratoga 3
Allegany 0 Kings 4 Schenectady 0
Bronx 3 Lewis 0 Schoharie 0
Broome 1 Livingston 0 Schuyler 0
Cattaraugus 1 Madison 0 Seneca 0
Cayuga 0 Monroe 4 Steuben 0
Chautauqua 0 Montgomery 0 St. Lawrence 0
Chemung 0 Nassau 9 Suffolk 8
Chenango 0 New York 8 Sullivan 0
Clinton 0 Niagara 0 Tioga 0
Columbia 0 Oneida 0 Tompkins 0
Cortland 0 Onondaga 2 Ulster 0
Delaware 0 Ontario 1 Warren 1
Dutchess 0 Orange 1 Washington 0
Erie 8 Orleans 0 Wayne 0
Essex 0 Oswego 0 Westchester 5
Franklin 0 Otsego 0 Wyoming 0
Fulton 0 Putnam 0 Yates 0
Genesee 0 Queens 6 NYS TOTAL 74
Greene 0 Rensselaer 0 OTHER US 22
Hamilton 0 Richmond 5 NON-US 0
Herkimer 0 Rockland 2 TOTAL 96

Therapeutic radiological physics/ Radiation oncology physics

County Number County Number County Number
Albany 7 Jefferson 2 Saratoga 6
Allegany 1 Kings 15 Schenectady 3
Bronx 7 Lewis 0 Schoharie 0
Broome 2 Livingston 0 Schuyler 0
Cattaraugus 0 Madison 0 Seneca 0
Cayuga 0 Monroe 13 Steuben 0
Chautauqua 0 Montgomery 0 St. Lawrence 1
Chemung 1 Nassau 30 Suffolk 21
Chenango 0 New York 45 Sullivan 0
Clinton 1 Niagara 0 Tioga 0
Columbia 1 Oneida 3 Tompkins 1
Cortland 0 Onondaga 9 Ulster 0
Delaware 0 Ontario 1 Warren 3
Dutchess 4 Orange 2 Washington 0
Erie 12 Orleans 0 Wayne 0
Essex 0 Oswego 0 Westchester 19
Franklin 0 Otsego 0 Wyoming 0
Fulton 0 Putnam 1 Yates 0
Genesee 0 Queens 27 NYS TOTAL 251
Greene 0 Rensselaer 0 OTHER US 136
Hamilton 0 Richmond 5 NON-US 5
Herkimer 0 Rockland 8 TOTAL 392

* Location reflects the licensee's primary mailing address on record with the Office of the Professions; the address is not necessarily the licensee's practice address. Although licensees must be registered to use the professional title or to practice within New York State, being registered does not mean the licensee is actively doing so.

Last Updated: August 27, 2014