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 January 13, 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 12
Chenango 0 New York 12 Sullivan 0
Clinton 0 Niagara 0 Tioga 0
Columbia 0 Oneida 0 Tompkins 0
Cortland 0 Onondaga 2 Ulster 0
Delaware 0 Ontario 5 Warren 1
Dutchess 0 Orange 1 Washington 0
Erie 8 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 11 NYS TOTAL 107
Greene 0 Rensselaer 0 OTHER US 48
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 9
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 67
Greene 0 Rensselaer 0 OTHER US 18
Hamilton 0 Richmond 5 NON-US 0
Herkimer 0 Rockland 3 TOTAL 85

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 5 Steuben 0
Chautauqua 0 Montgomery 0 St. Lawrence 0
Chemung 0 Nassau 9 Suffolk 8
Chenango 0 New York 7 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 8 Jefferson 2 Saratoga 6
Allegany 1 Kings 17 Schenectady 3
Bronx 8 Lewis 0 Schoharie 0
Broome 2 Livingston 0 Schuyler 0
Cattaraugus 1 Madison 0 Seneca 0
Cayuga 0 Monroe 13 Steuben 0
Chautauqua 0 Montgomery 0 St. Lawrence 1
Chemung 1 Nassau 30 Suffolk 19
Chenango 0 New York 46 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 20
Franklin 1 Otsego 0 Wyoming 0
Fulton 0 Putnam 1 Yates 0
Genesee 0 Queens 30 NYS TOTAL 261
Greene 0 Rensselaer 0 OTHER US 131
Hamilton 0 Richmond 5 NON-US 4
Herkimer 0 Rockland 9 TOTAL 396

* 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: January 30, 2014