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

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About Cantwell, AK Suboxone Doctors

Suboxone is a pharmaceutical substance that is used to help treat people in Cantwell, AK who are addicted to opiates, whether pharmaceutical, illicitly-made, natural, or synthetic opiates. Suboxone is a combination of buprenorphine and naloxone. This medication assisted treatment (MAT) option is only accessible through Suboxone doctors in Cantwell, AK who have completed addiction requirements to prescribe Suboxone to those seeking opioid addiction treatment. To prevent abuse, Suboxone doctors may set forth a rule 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 methadone clinic. This limited access to MAT for opioid addicts. The Drug Addiction Treatment Act of 2000 created the option for individual practitioners to be able to apply for a waiver, allowing them to prescribe Suboxone. to note that there are still many rules and regulations for these doctors that limit treatment, including limits to the number of patients they are able to treat for addiction to painkillers and other opiates.

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

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

Stephen Odegard MD
1717 W Cowles Street
Fairbanks, AK
105.49 miles from the center of Cantwell, AK

Benjamin Turman PA
1717 W Cowles Street
Fairbanks, AK
105.49 miles from the center of Cantwell, AK

Tammy Webb PA
1717 West Cowles Street
Fairbanks, AK
105.49 miles from the center of Cantwell, AK

Kati Tuma
1717 West Cowles Street
Fairbanks, AK
105.49 miles from the center of Cantwell, AK

Lance Dunlop
1650 Cowles Street
Fairbanks, AK
105.5 miles from the center of Cantwell, AK

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

Robert Hilleman PA
1221 Noble Street
Faibanks , AK
106.13 miles from the center of Cantwell, AK

Alisa Alexander
1717 Cowles Street
Fairbanks, AK
106.22 miles from the center of Cantwell, AK

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Jeffrey Copeland
2250 Woodworth LoopSuite 1100
Palmer, AK
123.31 miles from the center of Cantwell, AK

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

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

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

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

Dr. Susanne Dillon MD
1363 W Spruce Avenue
Wasilla, AK
125.99 miles from the center of Cantwell, AK

Dr. Roger Swingle MD
1944 East Stallion Circle
Wasilla, AK
125.99 miles from the center of Cantwell, AK

Ellen Kohler Krava NP
5431 E Mayflower Lane Unit 4
Wasilla, AK
125.99 miles from the center of Cantwell, AK

Janine Stitt NP
645 North Jessica Brooke Circle
Wasilla, AK
125.99 miles from the center of Cantwell, AK

Charlene Hill
1001 Knik Goose Bay Road
Wasilla, AK
125.99 miles from the center of Cantwell, AK

Greg Wilkinson
3190 E Meridian Park Loop Suite 207
Wasilla, AK
125.99 miles from the center of Cantwell, AK

Choosing a Cantwell Suboxone Doctor

When in search for a Suboxone Doctor in Cantwell, AK there are a few important factors to think about. To ensure success via MAT, finding a physician that provides attentive treatment is critical for success. Connect with the Suboxone doctor and inquire regarding their Suboxone treatment practices, if they typically allow patients to take a few doses of Suboxone home to be self-administered, and the length of time before they typically start allowing patients to self-administer multiple doses.

Availability, distance, and office hours are also important factors to consider when searching for a physician. Because of limits on the number of patients a Suboxone doctor can care for, it may be difficult to identify a qualified Suboxone doctor in or near Cantwell, AK. However, if you work, go to school, or have a family that relies on you, then driving a long distance every day for your Suboxone treatment might not be practical. Our directory or helpline can help you in finding a Suboxone doctor who works well for you and who is currently accepting new patients.

Success Rates of Suboxone Maintenance and Medically Assisted Detox

An addictive drug in itself, it is commonly debated on whether Suboxone actually helps individuals who are dependant on opioids. Some people have said to have experienced great success with Suboxone treatment, whereas others did not. One study reported that while on Suboxone there was a reduced rate of prescription painkiller abuse at 49%, but only 8.6% exhibited success once the Suboxone treatment ended. Other studies have shown similar relapse rates of about 90%, including cases where additional treatments where provided alongside Suboxone treatment.

Alternatives to Suboxone Treatment in Cantwell, AK

Suboxone is only one of the multiple treatment options for opioid addiction. There are alternative medications that have previously been used in Cantwell, AK for opioid addiction treatment, including methadone and Naltrexone. These medications might be available to you but have different regulations. For example, methadone can only be administered at a licensed methadone clinic and not by an individual practitioner. For struggling addicts who are determined to stop using opioids and who have access to a safe and supportive living situation, these MAT options could be right for you.

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

  • Recent thoughts of suicide
  • Untreated dual diagnosis
  • Pregnancy
  • alcohol addiction
  • Previous allergic reaction to Suboxone
  • Taking other medications that do not react well with Suboxone
  • Past abuse of medication assisted treatments

People who may not be able to receive Suboxone treatment, going cold turkey may be the best alternative option. People who plan to abstain from heroin use, or any other opioid, can expect intense flu-like withdrawal symptoms and intense cravings. It is strongly advised to reach out to a Cantwell, AK opioid detox facility that can help manage these symptoms.

Choosing a Alaska Suboxone Doctor

There is no shortage of options when selecting a Suboxone Doctor in Alaska. Selecting a physician for Suboxone or Buprenorphine can be difficult, and it is important to do your research. Suboxone is a drug, and like many other medications, abuse is common. This is why it is imperative to get lots of information and get all of your questions answered. Suboxone does not cure addiction, but it can play a major role in the recovery process. If you are searching for a Suboxone Doctor in Alaska, always make sure that they match what you are looking for.

Success Rates of Suboxone Maintenance and Medically Assisted Detox

The success rates of Suboxone and Medically Assisted Detox fluctuate considerably, frequently 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 packed with fraud, and even the Suboxone Maintenance industry is no exception. To encourage an increased success rate during Suboxone Maintenance, we recommend using a trusted Suboxone Doctor.

Suboxone Doctors accept various insurance plans and cash payments. Always speak with the Suboxone Doctor, as to what their payment options are. Keep in mind that depending on the doctor, even if they accept insurance, they may not accept yours. If they do take your coverage, make certain you specifically inquire about what additional out of pocket costs may be associated. Finally, always call your insurance to confirm your deductible, out of pockets, and copays before going to the Suboxone Doctor in Alaska.

Alternatives to Suboxone Treatment in Alaska

Suboxone is only one of the multiple treatment options for those addicted to opioids. There are alternative medication assisted treatments that have previously been used in Alaska for opioid addiction treatment, 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 addicts who are motivated to break free from addiction and who have access to a safe and supportive living environment, these medically assisted treatment options might work for you.

The following are indications that an individual is NOT a good candidate for Suboxone treatment:

  • Presence of thoughts of suicide
  • Untreated mental health disorder
  • Pregnancy
  • alcohol use disorder
  • Previous allergic reaction to Suboxone
  • Drug interactions with other medications
  • Previous abuse of MAT

For individuals who are not a good candidate for Suboxone treatment, abstinence may be the best alternative option. For individuals who plan to take this route, they can expect severe flu-like withdrawal symptoms and severe cravings. It is strongly recommended to contact a Alaska opioid detoxification center that can provide continuous care and monitoring.