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

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About Chefornak, AK Suboxone Doctors

Suboxone is a substance offered as medically assisted treatment (MAT) as a replacement for methadone. Unlike methadone, which is generally administered via a methadone clinic daily, Suboxone can be prescribed by a Chefornak, AK Suboxone doctor licensed to prescribe the drug in Chefornak, AK. Suboxone was the first substance that passed government regulations to be prescribed by a doctor to treat opioid addiction. This has increased the resource and treatment options available to individuals in Chefornak, AK who are ready to stop using opioids.

Dr. Kimberly Whitaker MD
580 Cheif Eddie Hoffman Highway
Bethel, AK
94.65 miles from the center of Chefornak, AK

Dr. David Compton MD
700 Chief Hoffman HighwayPO Box 278
Bethel, AK
94.65 miles from the center of Chefornak, AK

Nicholas White NP
700 Chief Eddie Hoffman HighwayPO Box 529
Bethel, AK
94.65 miles from the center of Chefornak, AK

Luvae Southerland PA
1322 Calista DriveApartment A4
Bethel, AK
94.65 miles from the center of Chefornak, AK

Dr. Nicholas Flickinger MD
700 Chief Eddie Hoffman Highway
Bethel, AK
95.43 miles from the center of Chefornak, AK

William Ford NP
700 Chief Eddie Hoffman Hwy
Bethel, AK
95.43 miles from the center of Chefornak, AK

Cameron Mortensen PA
700 Chief Eddie Hoffman Highway
Bethel, AK
95.43 miles from the center of Chefornak, AK

Nadege Nerette PA
430 Main StreetPO Box 1908
Bethel, AK
95.73 miles from the center of Chefornak, AK

Arnold Loera
Bristol Bay Area Health Corporation 6000 Kanakanak Road
Dillingham, AK
216.01 miles from the center of Chefornak, AK

Dr. Karen O'Neill MD
Norton Sound Regional HospitalP.O. Box 966
Nome, AK
302.32 miles from the center of Chefornak, AK

Dr. Cortney Hess MD
103 Fram StreetP.O. Box 589
Petersburg, AK
324.57 miles from the center of Chefornak, AK

Dr. Kristel Rush MD
705 2nd StreetPO Box 2290
Cordova, AK
324.57 miles from the center of Chefornak, AK

Lori Jackson NP
934 Main StreetPO Box 934
Saint George Island, AK
324.57 miles from the center of Chefornak, AK

Dr. Sarah Spencer DO
P.O. Box 39368Ninilchik Community Clinic
Ninilchik, AK
432.77 miles from the center of Chefornak, AK

Kristina Finkenbinder NP
15765 Kingsley Road
Ninilchik, AK
433.01 miles from the center of Chefornak, AK

Dana Whittaker NP
4136 Bartlett Street
Homer, AK
440.96 miles from the center of Chefornak, AK

Lisa Milam
4136 Bartlett Street
Homer, AK
440.96 miles from the center of Chefornak, AK

Dr. Roger Martinez MD
South Peninsula Hospital4300 Bartlett Street
Homer, AK
440.96 miles from the center of Chefornak, AK

Kathryn Ostrom
205 West Fairview Ave
Homer, AK
441.03 miles from the center of Chefornak, AK

Dr. William Bell MD
4136 Bartlett
Homer, AK
442.64 miles from the center of Chefornak, AK

Jill Rife NP
4136 Bartlett
Homer, AK
442.64 miles from the center of Chefornak, AK

Jared Wallace
11595 Kenai Spur Highway
Kenai, AK
444.15 miles from the center of Chefornak, AK

Kelli Vicek NP
805 Frontage Road
Kenai, AK
444.35 miles from the center of Chefornak, AK

Tamara Brothers-McNeil PA
130 S Willow StSuite 7
Kenai, AK
444.51 miles from the center of Chefornak, AK

Dr. Michael Merrick MD
416 Frontage RoadSuite 400
Kenai, AK
444.85 miles from the center of Chefornak, AK

Marion Ruth NP
Dena'ina Health Clinic508 Upland Drive
Kenai, AK
446.41 miles from the center of Chefornak, AK

Christina Turknett NP
43335 Kalafornski Beach RoadSuite 18
Soldotna, AK
447.95 miles from the center of Chefornak, AK

Dr. John Anderson MD
265 Binkley
Soldotna, AK
450.26 miles from the center of Chefornak, AK

Katherine Becher NP
Central Peninsula Hospital250 Hospital Place
Soldotna, AK
450.26 miles from the center of Chefornak, AK

Rebecca Schultz PA
245 N Binkley StreetSuite 103
Soldotna, AK
450.78 miles from the center of Chefornak, AK

Choosing a Chefornak Suboxone Doctor

There are plenty of options when searching for a Suboxone Doctor in Chefornak, AK. Choosing a physician for Suboxone or Buprenorphine can be tough, and it is critical to do your research. Suboxone is a pharmaceutical drug, and like many other medications, abuse is common. This is why it is critical to get lots of information and get all of your questions answered. 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 Chefornak, AK, always be certain that they fit your needs medically, clinically, and financially.

Success Rates of Suboxone Maintenance and Medically Assisted Detox

An addictive drug in itself, it is commonly argued on whether Suboxone actually helps individuals who are dependant on opioids. Some addicts have said to have experienced great success with Suboxone treatment, but others were not as lucky. One study reported that while on Suboxone there was a reduced rate of prescription painkiller abuse at 49%, but only 8.6% exhibited signs of recovery 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 Chefornak, AK

Suboxone is only one of a number of treatment options for opioid addiction. There are alternative medication assisted treatments that have historically been used in Chefornak, 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 a supportive home environment or who live in a sober house, these medication assisted treatment options could be a good option for you.

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

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

Addicts who are not a good candidate for Suboxone treatment, going cold turkey may be the best alternative option. Addicts who plan to abstain from heroin use, or any other opioid, can expect intense flu-like withdrawal symptoms and intense cravings. It is highly recommended to contact a Chefornak, AK opioid detox facility that can provide continuous care and monitoring.

Selecting a Suboxone Doctor in Alaska

When searching for a Suboxone doctor in Alaska the first thing to do is to research the options that are available and covered by insurance. In addition to finding financially viable doctors, make sure they are qualified. Qualified medical doctors and mid-level practitioners in the U.S. must have 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 increase success while partaking in medication assisted treatment.

Success Rates of Suboxone Maintenance and Medication Assisted Detox

Success rates of Suboxone maintenance vary from individual to individual. However, it is widely accepted that Suboxone is the most realistic pharmaceutical detox option to battle opioid addiction. In regard to Suboxone as medication assisted treatment, research has shown that similar to methadone there is still a possibility of abuse. Based on the potential for abuse, it is highly recommended by Suboxone doctors that MAT is monitored closely to ensure the highest success rates. To reiterate, the highest success rates are observed when individuals on Suboxone for opiate addiction pair MAT with other behavioral therapies andevidence-based options. In spite of the stigma that the recovery community may often face, many believe the research is clear and that medication assisted treatment can create success stories!

Alternatives to Suboxone Treatment in Alaska

The opioid addiction treatment medication Suboxone is made up of of two substances. Those substances are buprenorphine and naloxone, and the combination of the two has been approved by the FDA for opioid addiction treatment. However, in recent years Suboxone has received a lot of scrutiny because of the potential risk of addiction to Subxone. There has also been an increase observed of people in MAT programs Alaska having unintended overdoses. Due to this it has prompted others to search for other options. Alternative treatments people have invested in include methadone, going cold turkey, Subutex, or vivitrol. There are many options available and each individual should research every option available with their physician before .