Address: 1201 Medical Center Drive - Wilmington, NC 28401
Phone Number: 910-254-1414
Website: http://www.heretohelpprogram.com/

Addiction Treatment & Rehab Overview

George J Scontsas MD is a drug & alcohol detox center that provides substance abuse treatment located in Wilmington, NC (New Hanover County).

They accept young adults and adults (ages 18 and up) and treat both men and women.


Substance Abuse Rehabilitation Licensing & Certifications

George J Scontsas MD does not have any licenses or certifications listed. Please contact the facility directly for more information.


Addiction Treatment Setting

George J Scontsas MD provides drug and alcohol addiction treatment in the following setting(s):

  • Outpatient Substance Abuse Treatment
  • Outpatient Drug & Alcohol Detox
  • Outpatient Methadone and/or buprenorphine (suboxone) treatment
  • Regular Outpatient Substance Abuse Addiction Treatment

Drug & Alcohol Detoxification Services Offered

George J Scontsas MD offers the following drug & alcohol detoxification services at their facility:

  • Alcohol Detoxification
  • Benzodiazepines Detoxification
  • Cocaine / Crack Detoxification
  • Methamphetamine Detoxification
  • Opioid Detoxification

Type of Opioid Treatment

George J Scontsas MD offers the following opioid addiction treatm services:

  • Buprenorphine used in Treatment
  • Buprenorphine detoxification
  • Buprenorphine maintenance
  • Buprenorphine maintenance for predetermined time
  • Naltrexone used in Treatment
  • Prescribes/administers buprenorphine
  • Use methadone/buprenorphine for pain management or emergency dosing

Pharmacotherapies and Medications Used In Rehab

George J Scontsas MD uses the following pharmacotherapies and medications in their treatment program:

  • Disulfiram (Antabuse®)
  • Buprenorphine with naloxone (Suboxone®)
  • Buprenorphine without naloxone
  • Naltrexone (oral)
  • Extended-release, injectable Naltrexone (Vivitrol®)
  • Medications for psychiatric disorders

Drug & Alcohol Addiction Treatment Approaches

George J Scontsas MD uses the following addiction treatment approaches:

  • Anger Management
  • Brief Intervention
  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy
  • Contingency management/motivational incentives
  • Dialectical behavior therapy
  • Motivational Interviewing
  • Relapse Prevention
  • Substance use counseling approach
  • Trauma-related counseling
  • 12 Step Facilitation

Rehab Counseling and Education

George J Scontsas MD offers the following counseling and education programs:

  • Individual Counseling
  • Family Counseling
  • Marital/Couples Counseling
  • Substance Abuse Education
  • Health education services other than HIV/AIDS or hepatitus

Rehab Center Payment Information and Financial Assistance

Below is the information regarding payment accepted and/or funding information for George J Scontsas MD:

  • Medicare Accepted
  • Private Health Insurance

Addiction Treatment Screening / Pre-Treatment Services

George J Scontsas MD utilizes the following screening and pre-treatment methods:

  • Comprehensive substance use assessment
  • Interim services for clients
  • Outreach to persons in the community

Health & Substance Screening and Testing Services

George J Scontsas MD screens and tests for the following substances and/or health conditions:

  • Drug or alcohol urine screening

Facility Smoking Policies & Cessation Services

George J Scontsas MD has the following smoking policies/assistance:

  • Smoking permitted in designated area
  • Nicotine Replacement Therapy
  • Non-nicotine smoking/tobacco cessation medications
  • Screening for tobacco use
  • Smoking/tobacco cessation counseling