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About Alcan, AK Suboxone Doctors

Suboxone is a medication that is used to help treat people in Alcan, AK who are addicted to heroin, fentanyl, or any other opiate substance. Suboxone is a combination of buprenorphine - a partial opioid agonist that reduces withdrawal symptoms and desires to use without producing the same euphoria - and naloxone - an opioid agonist that causes withdrawal symptoms if Suboxone is injected directly into the bloodstream. This medication assisted treatment (MAT) option is only accessible through a doctor licensed to prescribe Subxone in Alcan, AK who have completed addiction requirements to prescribe Suboxone for opioid addiction treatment. To prevent abuse, Suboxone doctors may ask that patients visit their office to take their doses at the beginning.

Methadone was previously the most common drug used for opioid addiction management, but it could only be prescribed via a methadone clinic. These limitations made it difficult to access MAT for addiction to opioid drugs. The Drug Addiction Treatment Act of 2000 made it possible for individual doctors to be able to apply for a waiver, opening the door for individual doctors to prescribe Suboxone. to note that there are still strict regulations these doctors must follow that limit treatment. This includes the number of patients they are able to treat for addiction to painkillers and other opiates.

Juliana Abreu PA
PO Box H
Copper Center , AK
142.91 miles from the center of Alcan, AK

Deborah Crowe NP
PO Box 5Mile 187 Glenn Highway
Glennallen, AK
152.78 miles from the center of Alcan, AK

Dr. Kathleen Todd MD
1001 Meals AvenueBox 1829
Valdez, AK
200.57 miles from the center of Alcan, AK

Megan Rayman
1001 Meals Avenue
Valdez, AK
200.57 miles from the center of Alcan, AK

Brian Iutzi MD
705 2nd Street
Cordova, AK
212.54 miles from the center of Alcan, AK

Peter Dillon Jr
570 Riverstone Way,, Ste #3
Fairbanks , AK
244.47 miles from the center of Alcan, AK

Peter Dillon Jr
570 Riverstone Way, Ste. #3
Fairbanks, AK
244.47 miles from the center of Alcan, AK

Dr. Barbara Creighton MD
Tanana Valley Clinic1001 Noble
Fairbanks, AK
244.47 miles from the center of Alcan, AK

Dr. Mark Simon MD
Tanana Valley Clinic Addiction Medicine 570 Riverstone Way, Suite #3
Fairbanks, AK
244.47 miles from the center of Alcan, AK

Brian Robb PA
Gateway to Recovery650 Younker Ct
Fairbanks, AK
245.74 miles from the center of Alcan, AK

Robert Hilleman PA
1221 Noble Street
Faibanks , AK
246.84 miles from the center of Alcan, AK

Dr. Milton Wright DO
1001 Noble Street
Fairbanks, AK
246.9 miles from the center of Alcan, AK

Stephannie Christian PA
201 1st Avenue Suite 200
Fairbanks, AK
247.08 miles from the center of Alcan, AK

Lance Dunlop
1650 Cowles Street
Fairbanks, AK
247.26 miles from the center of Alcan, AK

Dr. Eiluned Hogenson MD
1919 Lathrop StreetSuite 222
Fairbanks, AK
247.3 miles from the center of Alcan, AK

Dianna Kristeller NP
1650 W. Cowles Street
Fairbanks, AK
247.38 miles from the center of Alcan, AK

Stephen Odegard MD
1717 W Cowles Street
Fairbanks, AK
247.42 miles from the center of Alcan, AK

Benjamin Turman PA
1717 W Cowles Street
Fairbanks, AK
247.42 miles from the center of Alcan, AK

Tammy Webb PA
1717 West Cowles Street
Fairbanks, AK
247.42 miles from the center of Alcan, AK

Kati Tuma
1717 West Cowles Street
Fairbanks, AK
247.42 miles from the center of Alcan, AK

Alisa Alexander
1717 Cowles Street
Fairbanks, AK
247.49 miles from the center of Alcan, AK

Dr. Bruck Clift MD
1901 North Hemmer Road
Palmer, AK
266.84 miles from the center of Alcan, AK

Kristine Jakiemiec PA
561 S Denali STE E
Palmer, AK
266.84 miles from the center of Alcan, AK

Dr. Jaron Coombs
2500 Woodworth LoopEmergency Department
Palmer, AK
266.84 miles from the center of Alcan, AK

Jeffrey Copeland
2250 Woodworth LoopSuite 1100
Palmer, AK
266.84 miles from the center of Alcan, AK

Peggy Downing
3505 E. Meridian Park LoopSte. 100
Wasilla, AK
274.87 miles from the center of Alcan, AK

Malisa Moss
3505 E. Meridian Park LoopSuite 100
Wasilla, AK
274.87 miles from the center of Alcan, AK

Dr. David Chisholm MD
500 East Swanson Avenue
Wasilla, AK
277.46 miles from the center of Alcan, AK

Jolie Miller NP
1001 South Knik-Goose Bay Road
Wasilla, AK
277.84 miles from the center of Alcan, AK

Dr. Maria Freeman MD
Algone Interventional Pain Clinic3190 East Meridian Loop, Ste 207
Wasilla, AK
278.43 miles from the center of Alcan, AK

Choosing a Suboxone Doctor in Alcan, AK

When selecting a Suboxone doctor in Alcan, AK the first thing to do is to research the options that are obtainable and covered by insurance. In addition to finding a physician you can afford, make sure they are qualified. Qualified medical doctors and mid-level practitioners in America must have an have a particular license, referred to as an x-license, in order for them to prescribe Suboxone as a medication for opioid addiction treatment. These individuals should also offer some sort of supplementary addiction support to ensure success whether that involves outpatient programs, or other evidence-based treatment options to ensure the most effective results while partaking in medication assisted treatment.

Positive Outcomes with Suboxone Maintenance and Medically Assisted Detoxification

The success of Suboxone treatment varies from individual to individual. However, most can agree that Suboxone is the most trusted medically assisted detox option to battle opioid addiction. In regard to Suboxone as MAT, research has determined that similar to other medications used for opioid treatment there is still a risk for abuse. Due to the risk of abuse, it is highly advised by prescribing physicians that MAT is monitored closely to ensure the highest success rates. Again, the most successful individuals that achieve long-term sobriety from opioid addiction due so by combining medication assisted treatment and inpatient programs, outpatient programs, orevidence-based options. Despite the stigma that the recovery community may often face, lots of people believe the research is clear and that MAT works!

Alternatives to Suboxone Treatment in Alcan, AK

The pharmaceutical drug Suboxone is a combination of two drugs. Those drugs are buprenorphine and naloxone, and the combination of the two has been approved by the FDA to combat opioid addiction. However, over the past few years this medication has received a great deal of scrutiny due to the risks of addicts becoming addicted to this drug. We have also seen a rise of patients in Suboxone treatment programs Alcan, AK having accidental overdoses. As a result, this has prompted others to look for alternative options. Other options patients have tried include methadone, abstinence, Subutex, or vivitrol. There are many options available and each person should look into each option available with their physician before .

Choosing a Alaska Suboxone Doctor

There are plenty of options when in the market for a Suboxone Doctor in Alaska. Selecting a Doctor for Suboxone or Buprenorphine can be cumbersome, and it is critical to do your research. Suboxone is a medication, and like many other medications, abuse is common. Therefore, you and your loved ones must be asking the right questions. Suboxone is not a cure for addiction, but rather one aspect of a recovering addict's treatment plan. When looking for a Suboxone Doctor in Alaska, always be certain that they fit what you are looking for.

Success Rates of Suboxone Maintenance and Medically Assisted Detox

An addictive drug in itself, there is significant controversy on whether Suboxone truly works to treat opioid addiction. Some doctors have reported great success with Suboxone treatment, whereas others did not. One study reported that 49% of participants abused prescription painkillers at a lowered rate while on Suboxone, but only 8.6% exhibited success once the Suboxone treatment ended. Other studies did not show long term success with a less than 10% success rate once treatment stopped, regardless of whether Suboxone treatment was combined with therapy or not.

Alternatives to Suboxone Treatment in Alaska

Addiction, like other diseases, does not have a cure yet. As a result, there is a lot of contention regarding what the best treatment plan is. Some say 'abstinence is best, the fewer chemicals we put in our bodies, the better.' Others say, 'I'd rather have my loved one alive and on medication, then die from an overdose.' In summary, there isn’t a consensus; however, when following the prescribed instructions of a qualified Suboxone Doctor in Alaska, the chance of success increases exponentially.