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 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
Diagnostic radiological physics 9 6 4 4 7
Medical health physics 1 0 0 0 0
Medical nuclear physics 3 1 1 1 2
Therapeutic radiological physics or Radiation oncology physics 32 27 25 39 23

Geographic Distribution of Registered Licensees*

As of July 1, 2018


Diagnostic radiological physics

County Number County Number County Number
Albany 3 Jefferson 0 Saratoga 2
Allegany 0 Kings 5 Schenectady 1
Bronx 3 Lewis 0 Schoharie 0
Broome 1 Livingston 0 Schuyler 0
Cattaraugus 0 Madison 1 Seneca 0
Cayuga 0 Monroe 6 Steuben 0
Chautauqua 0 Montgomery 0 St. Lawrence 0
Chemung 0 Nassau 8 Suffolk 9
Chenango 0 New York 19 Sullivan 0
Clinton 0 Niagara 0 Tioga 0
Columbia 0 Oneida 0 Tompkins 0
Cortland 0 Onondaga 2 Ulster 0
Delaware 0 Ontario 6 Warren 1
Dutchess 0 Orange 2 Washington 0
Erie 6 Orleans 0 Wayne 0
Essex 0 Oswego 0 Westchester 6
Franklin 0 Otsego 0 Wyoming 0
Fulton 0 Putnam 2 Yates 0
Genesee 0 Queens 11 NYS TOTAL 103
Greene 0 Rensselaer 0 OTHER US 48
Hamilton 0 Richmond 6 NON-US 0
Herkimer 0 Rockland 3 TOTAL 151

Medical health physics

County Number County Number County Number
Albany 3 Jefferson 0 Saratoga 2
Allegany 0 Kings 1 Schenectady 1
Bronx 3 Lewis 0 Schoharie 0
Broome 0 Livingston 0 Schuyler 0
Cattaraugus 0 Madison 0 Seneca 0
Cayuga 0 Monroe 2 Steuben 0
Chautauqua 0 Montgomery 0 St. Lawrence 0
Chemung 0 Nassau 8 Suffolk 6
Chenango 0 New York 5 Sullivan 0
Clinton 0 Niagara 0 Tioga 0
Columbia 0 Oneida 0 Tompkins 0
Cortland 0 Onondaga 2 Ulster 0
Delaware 0 Ontario 2 Warren 1
Dutchess 0 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 56
Greene 0 Rensselaer 0 OTHER US 18
Hamilton 0 Richmond 5 NON-US 0
Herkimer 0 Rockland 2 TOTAL 74

Medical nuclear physics

County Number County Number County Number
Albany 2 Jefferson 0 Saratoga 2
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 3 Steuben 0
Chautauqua 0 Montgomery 0 St. Lawrence 0
Chemung 0 Nassau 8 Suffolk 7
Chenango 0 New York 11 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 7 Orleans 0 Wayne 0
Essex 0 Oswego 0 Westchester 7
Franklin 0 Otsego 0 Wyoming 0
Fulton 0 Putnam 0 Yates 0
Genesee 0 Queens 6 NYS TOTAL 73
Greene 0 Rensselaer 0 OTHER US 16
Hamilton 0 Richmond 5 NON-US 0
Herkimer 0 Rockland 1 TOTAL 89

Therapeutic radiological physics/ Radiation oncology physics

County Number County Number County Number
Albany 5 Jefferson 1 Saratoga 8
Allegany 1 Kings 11 Schenectady 2
Bronx 2 Lewis 0 Schoharie 0
Broome 2 Livingston 0 Schuyler 0
Cattaraugus 0 Madison 0 Seneca 0
Cayuga 1 Monroe 15 Steuben 0
Chautauqua 1 Montgomery 1 St. Lawrence 0
Chemung 1 Nassau 34 Suffolk 23
Chenango 0 New York 58 Sullivan 0
Clinton 2 Niagara 0 Tioga 1
Columbia 0 Oneida 2 Tompkins 1
Cortland 0 Onondaga 8 Ulster 0
Delaware 0 Ontario 2 Warren 2
Dutchess 7 Orange 3 Washington 0
Erie 16 Orleans 0 Wayne 1
Essex 0 Oswego 1 Westchester 30
Franklin 0 Otsego 0 Wyoming 0
Fulton 0 Putnam 1 Yates 0
Genesee 0 Queens 23 NYS TOTAL 281
Greene 0 Rensselaer 0 OTHER US 148
Hamilton 0 Richmond 5 NON-US 7
Herkimer 1 Rockland 8 TOTAL 436

* 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: July 17, 2018