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Our 10th annual Best States to Practice list has lots to offer physicians looking for the friendliest climate to practice medicine.
Get more information on the top five states to practice, a clickable map of the U.S. where you can see data on each state and get physician insight, an infographic on the best and worst in the statistical categories we use to compile our rankings, and our Find Your Best State to Practice tool, letting you decide which of those categories are most important in a practice location.
Ten States Where Physicians May Face a Payment Disadvantage
An AMA report identifies the 10 states with the least competition among commercial payers.
Physician Views on the 'State' of Medicine
Each year, we present our Best States to Practice rankings based on metrics such as cost of living, physician density, and disciplinary measures.
Best States to Practice 2013
Here are the best states for physicians to practice medicine in for 2013.
Best States to Practice 2013 Infographic
Our Best States to Practice 2013 infographic gives you more insight on how each state stacks up in the six statistical categories we use for our rankings.
Find Your Best State to Practice Medicine
Use our interactive tool to determine your best state to practice medicine based on the same metrics we use to calculate our Best States to Practice.
Why Physicians Should Practice Medicine in Wisconsin
Internist Timothy McAvoy shares his perspective on practicing medicine in the state of Wisconsin.
Why Physicians Should Practice Medicine in Vermont
Family medicine physician Beverly Roseberry discusses what's great and not so great about practicing in Vermont.
Why Physicians Should Practice Medicine in New Jersey
Family physician Shankar Santhanam weighs the good and the bad about practicing medicine in New Jersey.
Why Physicians Should Practice Medicine in New York
Psychiatrist Michael Privitera explains why New York is beautiful and diverse, in spite of regulatory hurdles for physicians.
Why Physicians Should Practice Medicine in New Hampshire
Gynecologist Cynthia Cooper explains why practicing medicine in New Hampshire is mostly great for independent-minded physicians.
Why Physicians Should Practice Medicine in Mississippi
Urogynecologist Robert Harris shares his perspective on practicing medicine in the state of Mississippi.
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