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Below is a comprehensive directory of suboxone doctors in Birch Creek, Alaska. Read more about Birch Creek suboxone treatment or click here to browse your local subxone doctors.

If you can't find a suboxone doctor close to you at the time you're looking for, we recommend checking out nearby towns including: Fort Yukon, Beaver, Venetie, and Miller House. Click here for Birch Creek rehab centers.

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About Birch Creek, AK Suboxone Doctors

Suboxone is a pharmaceutical substance that is used to help treat those in Birch Creek, AK who are struggling with addiction to heroin, fentanyl, or any other opiate substance. Suboxone is a combination of buprenorphine - a partial opioid agonist that relieves withdrawal symptoms and cravings 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 uniquely accessible through a doctor licensed to prescribe Subxone in Birch Creek, AK who are specially qualified to prescribe Suboxone to patients addicted to opioids and are seeking help. To prevent abuse, Suboxone doctors may ask that patients come and take their dose at their office for the first weeks or months.

Methadone was previously the most widely accepted pharmaceutical treatment used for opioid addiction management, with the caveat that it could only be distributed by a clinic licensed for methadone treatment. These limitations made it difficult to access MAT for opioid addicts. The Drug Addiction Treatment Act of 2000 opened the door for individual practitioners to be able to apply for a waiver, allowing them 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 opioid addiction.

Peter Dillon Jr
570 Riverstone Way,, Ste #3
Fairbanks , AK
111.44 miles from the center of Birch Creek, AK

Peter Dillon Jr
570 Riverstone Way, Ste. #3
Fairbanks, AK
111.44 miles from the center of Birch Creek, AK

Dr. Barbara Creighton MD
Tanana Valley Clinic1001 Noble
Fairbanks, AK
111.44 miles from the center of Birch Creek, AK

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

Stephannie Christian PA
201 1st Avenue Suite 200
Fairbanks, AK
111.62 miles from the center of Birch Creek, AK

Dr. Milton Wright DO
1001 Noble Street
Fairbanks, AK
111.94 miles from the center of Birch Creek, AK

Robert Hilleman PA
1221 Noble Street
Faibanks , AK
112.04 miles from the center of Birch Creek, AK

Alisa Alexander
1717 Cowles Street
Fairbanks, AK
112.06 miles from the center of Birch Creek, AK

Dianna Kristeller NP
1650 W. Cowles Street
Fairbanks, AK
112.74 miles from the center of Birch Creek, AK

Lance Dunlop
1650 Cowles Street
Fairbanks, AK
112.76 miles from the center of Birch Creek, AK

Stephen Odegard MD
1717 W Cowles Street
Fairbanks, AK
112.79 miles from the center of Birch Creek, AK

Benjamin Turman PA
1717 W Cowles Street
Fairbanks, AK
112.79 miles from the center of Birch Creek, AK

Tammy Webb PA
1717 West Cowles Street
Fairbanks, AK
112.79 miles from the center of Birch Creek, AK

Kati Tuma
1717 West Cowles Street
Fairbanks, AK
112.79 miles from the center of Birch Creek, AK

Dr. Eiluned Hogenson MD
1919 Lathrop StreetSuite 222
Fairbanks, AK
112.92 miles from the center of Birch Creek, AK

Brian Robb PA
Gateway to Recovery650 Younker Ct
Fairbanks, AK
113.81 miles from the center of Birch Creek, AK

Melinda Miller NP
1000 Polovina TpkPO Box 148
Saint Paul, AK
246.42 miles from the center of Birch Creek, AK

Deborah Crowe NP
PO Box 5Mile 187 Glenn Highway
Glennallen, AK
285.49 miles from the center of Birch Creek, AK

Juliana Abreu PA
PO Box H
Copper Center , AK
295.81 miles from the center of Birch Creek, AK

Dr. Bruck Clift MD
1901 North Hemmer Road
Palmer, AK
337.15 miles from the center of Birch Creek, AK

Kristine Jakiemiec PA
561 S Denali STE E
Palmer, AK
337.15 miles from the center of Birch Creek, AK

Dr. Jaron Coombs
2500 Woodworth LoopEmergency Department
Palmer, AK
337.15 miles from the center of Birch Creek, AK

Jeffrey Copeland
2250 Woodworth LoopSuite 1100
Palmer, AK
337.15 miles from the center of Birch Creek, AK

Peggy Downing
3505 E. Meridian Park LoopSte. 100
Wasilla, AK
339.87 miles from the center of Birch Creek, AK

Malisa Moss
3505 E. Meridian Park LoopSuite 100
Wasilla, AK
339.87 miles from the center of Birch Creek, AK

Dr. David Chisholm MD
500 East Swanson Avenue
Wasilla, AK
341.28 miles from the center of Birch Creek, AK

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

Dr. Susanne Dillon MD
1363 W Spruce Avenue
Wasilla, AK
341.73 miles from the center of Birch Creek, AK

Dr. Roger Swingle MD
1944 East Stallion Circle
Wasilla, AK
341.73 miles from the center of Birch Creek, AK

Ellen Kohler Krava NP
5431 E Mayflower Lane Unit 4
Wasilla, AK
341.73 miles from the center of Birch Creek, AK

Selecting a Birch Creek, AK Suboxone Doctor

When choosing a Suboxone doctor in Birch Creek, AK a good place to start is to research the options that are accessible and covered by insurance. Once you have a list of resources that you can afford make sure the physicians 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 to individuals battling opioid addiction. These individuals should also offer some sort of community involvement to ensure success whether that involves outpatient programs, or other evidence-based treatment options to support a positive outcome while on Suboxone.

Success Rates of Suboxone Maintenance and Medically Assisted Detox

The success rates of Suboxone and Medically Assisted Detox fluctuate considerably, usually depending on the quality of care. Not all Suboxone Doctors or Medically Assisted Detoxes are equal. Unfortunately, the healthcare industry is packed with fraud, and even the Suboxone Maintenance industry is no exception. To encourage an increased success rate during Suboxone Maintenance, we advise using a trusted Suboxone Doctor.

Suboxone Doctors will either accept insurance or cash pay. Always talk with the Suboxone Doctor, as to what their payment options are. Remember that depending on the doctor, even if they accept insurance, they may not accept yours. If you are eligible for coverage under your insurance plan, make certain you ask them what additional out of pocket costs may be associated. Finally, always contact your insurance to confirm your deductible, out of pockets, and copays prior to going to the Suboxone Doctor in Birch Creek, AK.

Alternatives to Suboxone Treatment in Birch Creek, AK

The medication Suboxone is made up of of two substances. Those substances are buprenorphine and naloxone, and the use of these 2 substances together has been approved by the FDA for medical treatment of opioid addiction. However, over the past few years this treatment has received significant criticism because of the rates of addiction to Subxone. There has also been an increase observed of individuals in Suboxone treatment programs Birch Creek, AK having unintended overdoses. As a result, this has triggered others to seek other options. Alternative treatments individuals have considered include methadone, abstinence, Subutex, or vivitrol. There are many options available and each individual should investigate every option available with their physician before selecting which will be most effective to beat opioid addiction.

Choosing a Alaska Suboxone Doctor

When looking for a Suboxone Doctor in Alaska there are numerous factors to think about. To get the best success via medically assisted treatment, finding a Suboxone doctor that provides attentive care is key to achieving lasting recovery. Talk with the license practitioner and ask them their Suboxone treatment practices, if they ever allow patients to self-manage taking doses, and the length of time before they typically start allowing patients to self-administer multiple doses.

Some common factors that are important to consider when searching for a Suboxone doctor include whether they are taking new patients, how far they are from the patient, and if their office hours are good for with the addict’s schedule Due to limits on the number of patients a license practitioner can see, it may be challenging to find a qualified license practitioner in or near Alaska. However, if you have various personal responsibilities, then driving a long distance every day for your Suboxone treatment may be difficult. Our directory or helpline can help you in locating a license practitioner whose location and office hours work well for you and who is currently taking new patients.

Success Rates of Suboxone Maintenance and Medically Assisted Detox

The success rates of Suboxone and Medically Assisted Detox fluctuate considerably, mostly depending on the quality of care. Not all Suboxone Doctors or Medically Assisted Detoxes provide the same level of care. Unfortunately, the healthcare industry is rampant with fraud, and even the Suboxone Maintenance industry is not an exception to this. A reputable Suboxone doctor is suggested to increase the likelihood of success with [medication assisted treatment.

Suboxone Doctors will either accept insurance or cash pay. Always speak with the Suboxone Doctor, as to what their payment options are. Remember that depending on the doctor, even if they accept insurance, they may not accept yours. If your doctor is in-network with your provider, make certain you ask them what additional out of pocket costs may be associated. Lastly, always reach out to your insurance to determine your deductible, out of pockets, and copays prior to going to the Suboxone Doctor in Alaska.

Alternatives to Suboxone Treatment in Alaska

Suboxone is only one of a multitude of treatment options for those addicted to opioids. There are alternative drugs that have previously been used in Alaska to treat addiction to opiates, including methadone and Naltrexone. These medications might be available to you but have different regulations. For instance, methadone can only be administered at a licensed methadone clinic and not by an individual practitioner. For individuals who are motivated to get clean and who have a supportive home environment or who live in a sober house, these medication assisted treatment options could be right for you.

There are contraindications for the use of Suboxone for opioid addiction treatment. These include, but are not limited to:

  • Recent thoughts of suicide
  • Untreated dual diagnosis
  • Pregnancy
  • alcohol addiction
  • Previous adverse reaction to Suboxone
  • Drug interactions with other medications
  • Past abuse of methadone or Suboxone

Addicts who may not be able to receive Suboxone treatment, going cold turkey may be the only alternative option. Addicts who plan to go through a clean-slate withdrawal can expect intense flu-like withdrawal symptoms and intense cravings. It is highly advised to contact a Alaska opioid detox facility that can provide continuous care and monitoring.