Doctors and Medical Professionals in the US API

Doctors and Medical Professionals in the US API

Doctors and Medical Professionals in the US API allow you to easily access information on doctors and other healthcare professionals based on their NPI number. The API is simple to use and can be integrated with any application for medical research and patient care coordination.

API description

About the API:


Our Doctors and Medical Professionals in the US API allows you to easily access information on doctors and other healthcare professionals based on their National Provider Identifier (NPI) number. The API is simple to use and can be integrated with any application for medical research and patient care coordination.

The API pulls data from a national database of healthcare professionals and provides information such as location, provider type, specialty, and contact information. This makes it an ideal tool for a variety of use cases such as patient care coordination, medical research, and healthcare analytics.

The API can be integrated into electronic health record systems, hospital management systems, and other applications to provide doctors, nurses, and other healthcare professionals with quick and easy access to the information they need to provide the best possible care for their patients.

In addition, the API can be used by researchers, insurance companies, and healthcare organizations to access data on healthcare providers, identify trends and patterns, and make data-driven decisions.

Overall, our Doctors and Medical Professionals in the US API is a valuable tool for healthcare professionals, researchers, and organizations looking to access information on healthcare providers quickly and easily. It can be integrated into any application and it's simple to use, making it accessible for a wide range of use cases and audiences.


What this API receives and what your API provides (input/output)?

Pass the image URL of your choice and retrieve the information recognized by the hand in the picture. 


What are the most common uses cases of this API?

  1. Virtual and Augmented Reality: Use the API to track and interpret hand gestures, allowing for more natural and intuitive interaction with virtual environments.

  2. Human-computer interaction: Use the API to enable hand gestures as input for controlling devices and applications, providing an alternative to traditional input methods such as mouse and keyboard.

  3. Sign Language Recognition: Use the API to detect and interpret hand gestures in sign language, making communication more accessible for the deaf and hard of hearing.

  4. Gaming: Use the API to track hand movements and interpret them as in-game actions, allowing for more immersive and interactive gameplay.

  5. Robotics: Use the API to interpret hand gestures as commands for controlling robotic systems, allowing for more natural and intuitive human-robot interaction.

  6. Medical research: Use the API to track and analyze hand movements in patients with conditions that affect motor skills, such as Parkinson's disease, to study and understand the progression of the disease.


Are there any limitations to your plans?

Besides API call limitations per month, there are no other limitations.

API Documentation


Entering the NPI number, you will retrieve relevant information about any health professional 





                                                                                                            {"Code":200,"Description":"OK","Data":{"NPI":"1245319599","Entity_Type_Code":"Individual","Replacement_NPI":"","Employer_Identification_Number":"","ProviderOrganizationName_Legal_Business_Name":"","ProviderLastName_Legal_Name":"SAMPLE","Provider_First_Name":"LAURA","Provider_Middle_Name":"TURTZO","Provider_Name_Prefix_Text":"DR.","Provider_Name_Suffix_Text":"","Provider_Credential_Text":"MD","Provider_Other_Organization_Name":"","Provider_Other_Organization_Name_Type_Code":"","Provider_Other_Last_Name":"","Provider_Other_First_Name":"","Provider_Other_Middle_Name":"","Provider_Other_Name_Prefix_Text":"","Provider_Other_Name_Suffix_Text":"","Provider_Other_Credential_Text":"","Provider_Other_Last_Name_Type_Code":"","Provider_First_Line_Business_Mailing_Address":"1080 FIRST COLONIAL RD","Provider_Second_Line_Business_Mailing_Address":"SUITE 200","Provider_Business_Mailing_Address_City_Name":"VIRGINIA BEACH","Provider_Business_Mailing_Address_State_Name":"VA","Provider_Business_Mailing_Address_Postal_Code":"234542406","Provider_Business_Mailing_Address_Country_Code":"US","Provider_Business_Mailing_Address_Telephone_Number":"7573956070","Provider_Business_Mailing_Address_Fax_Number":"7573956381","Provider_First_Line_Business_Practice_Location_Address":"1080 FIRST COLONIAL RD","Provider_Second_Line_Business_Practice_Location_Address":"SUITE 200","Provider_Business_Practice_Location_Address_City_Name":"VIRGINIA BEACH","Provider_Business_Practice_Location_Address_State_Name":"VA","Provider_Business_Practice_Location_Address_Postal_Code":"234542406","Provider_Business_Practice_Location_Address_Country_Code":"US","Provider_Business_Practice_Location_Address_Telephone_Number":"7573956070","Provider_Business_Practice_Location_Address_Fax_Number":"7573956381","Provider_Enumeration_Date":"11\/06\/2006","Last_Update_Date":"11\/02\/2012","NPI_Deactivation_Reason_Code":"","NPI_Deactivation_Date":"","NPI_Reactivation_Date":"","Provider_Gender_Code":"F","Authorized_Official_Last_Name":"","Authorized_Official_First_Name":"","Authorized_Official_Middle_Name":"","Authorized_Official_Title_Or_Position":"","Authorized_Official_Telephone_Number":"","Is_Sole_Proprietor":"No","Is_Organization_Subpart":"","Parent_Organization_LBN":"","Parent_Organization_TIN":"","Authorized_Official_Name_Prefix_Text":"","Authorized_Official_Name_Suffix_Text":"","Authorized_Official_Credential_Text":"","Certification_Date":"","HealthcareProviderData":[{"Healthcare_Provider":"Healthcare Provider 1","Healthcare_Provider_Taxonomy_Code":"207Q00000X","Provider_License_Number":"0101244988","Provider_License_Number_State_Code":"VA","Healthcare_Provider_Primary_Taxonomy_Switch":"Yes"}],"HealthcareProviderTaxonomyGroupData":[],"OtherProviderData":[],"OtherNameReferenceLayout":[],"PracticeLocationReferenceLayout":[],"Endpoint_Layout":[]}}

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Object Description
npi [Required]

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After signing up, every developer is assigned a personal API access key, a unique combination of letters and digits provided to access to our API endpoint. To authenticate with the Doctors and Medical Professionals in the US API REST API, simply include your bearer token in the Authorization header.


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Authorization [Required] Should be Bearer access_key. See "Your API Access Key" above when you are subscribed.

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