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About Edna Bay, AK Suboxone Doctors

Buprenorphine-naloxone is a medication offered as medication assisted treatment (MAT) in place of methadone. Unlike methadone, which is only administered at a methadone clinic every day, Suboxone can be prescribed by a Edna Bay, AK Suboxone doctor licensed to prescribe the medication in Edna Bay, AK. Suboxone was the first medication that was authorized to be prescribed by a doctor to treat opioid addiction. This has increased the accessibility to rehab options and resources for people in Edna Bay, AK who are ready to stop using opioids.

Dr. Thomas Wendel MD
7300 Klawock Hollis HighwayPO Box 69
Klawock, AK
36.1 miles from the center of Edna Bay, AK

David Brown NP
6488 Klawock-Hollis HighwayAPT 310
Klawock, AK
36.28 miles from the center of Edna Bay, AK

Dr. Mark Tuccillo DO
P.O. Box 556
Petersburg, AK
56.94 miles from the center of Edna Bay, AK

Dr. Kristofor Sargent MD
PO Box 365
Petersburg, AK
56.94 miles from the center of Edna Bay, AK

Dr. Buck Bania MD
232 Wood StreetPO Box 1231
Wrangell, AK
60.08 miles from the center of Edna Bay, AK

Dr. Victor Harrison MD
232 Wood Street
Wrangell, AK
60.08 miles from the center of Edna Bay, AK

Donna Paul NP
232 Wood Street
Wrangell, AK
60.08 miles from the center of Edna Bay, AK

Selina Burt DO
PO Box 589 103 Fram Street
Petersburg, AK
64.67 miles from the center of Edna Bay, AK

Dr. Jennifer Hyer MD
Petersburg Medical Center103 Fram Street, P.O. Box 589
Petersburg, AK
64.67 miles from the center of Edna Bay, AK

Dr. Kristofor Sargent MD
Petersburg Medical Center103 Fram Street
Petersburg, AK
64.67 miles from the center of Edna Bay, AK

Dr. Kevin Hall
3528 Tongass Ave
Ketchikan, AK
87.64 miles from the center of Edna Bay, AK

Helen Klein NP
Legacy Health Clinic, LLC3524 Tongass Avenue
Ketchikan, AK
87.65 miles from the center of Edna Bay, AK

Sarah Bass
3524 Tongass Avenue
Ketchikan, AK
87.65 miles from the center of Edna Bay, AK

Jessica Pilcher
3524 Tongass Avenue
Ketchikan, AK
87.65 miles from the center of Edna Bay, AK

Maureen Northway NP
130 Carlanna Lake Road Suite 201
Ketchikan, AK
87.86 miles from the center of Edna Bay, AK

Dr. Wynelle Snow MD
21 Jefferson Way Suite 201
Ketchikan, AK
87.96 miles from the center of Edna Bay, AK

Pamela Rogers NP
2960 Tonguss Avenue
Ketchikan, AK
87.96 miles from the center of Edna Bay, AK

Dr. Kimberly Capp DO
222 Tongass Drive
Sitka, AK
98.96 miles from the center of Edna Bay, AK

Dr. Lisa Antonio MD
222 Tongass Drive
Sitka, AK
98.96 miles from the center of Edna Bay, AK

Dr. John Baciocco MD
222 Tongass Drive
Sitka, AK
98.96 miles from the center of Edna Bay, AK

Dr. Valerie Edwards MD
222 Tongass Drive
Sitka, AK
98.96 miles from the center of Edna Bay, AK

Guillermo Espinoza
222 Tongass Drive
Sitka, AK
98.96 miles from the center of Edna Bay, AK

Dr. Robert Hunter Jr MD
700 Katlian StreetSuite E
Sitka, AK
106.76 miles from the center of Edna Bay, AK

Meghan Lindquist PA
201 D Street
Juneau, AK
162.13 miles from the center of Edna Bay, AK

Dr. Paul Topol MD
2 Marine WaySuite 204
Juneau, AK
163.72 miles from the center of Edna Bay, AK

David Moore NP
225 Front Street Suite 202
Juneau, AK
163.82 miles from the center of Edna Bay, AK

Casey Ploof NP
225 FRONT ST, STE 202
Juneau, AK
163.82 miles from the center of Edna Bay, AK

Dr. Shirley Workman
SEARHC Behavioral Health3100 Channel Drive, Suite 300
Juneau, AK
165.98 miles from the center of Edna Bay, AK

Dr. Janice Heaton-Sheufelt MD
3100 Channel DriveSuite 301
Juneau, AK
166.04 miles from the center of Edna Bay, AK

Dr. Katherine Wollner MD
3100 Channel DriveSuite 300
Juneau, AK
166.04 miles from the center of Edna Bay, AK

Choosing a Edna Bay Suboxone Doctor

When choosing a Suboxone Doctor in Edna Bay, AK there are a number of factors to consider. To ensure success with medically assisted treatment, selecting a physician that monitors your progress closely is an imperative aspect of recovery. Connect with the Suboxone doctor and ask them how closely they monitor their clients, if they ever allow clients to take a few doses of Suboxone home to be self-administered, and how long before they might begin sending clients home with multiple doses.

Availability, distance, and office hours are also key factors to consider when searching for a Suboxone doctor. Because of limits on the number of patients a Suboxone doctor can treat, it may be difficult to located a qualified Suboxone doctor in or near Edna Bay, AK. However, if you work, go to school, or have a family that relies on you, then driving across town for your Suboxone treatment might not be practical. Our directory or helpline can help you in finding a Suboxone doctor is a good match for your circumstances and who is currently taking new patients.

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 people have said to have experienced great success with Suboxone treatment, but others were not as lucky. One study reported that 49% of participants abused prescription painkillers at a lowered rate while on Suboxone, but only 8.6% showed abstinence once the Suboxone treatment had` ceased. Other studies have shown similar relapse rates of about 90%, regardless of whether Suboxone treatment was combined with therapy or not.

Alternatives to Suboxone Treatment in Edna Bay, AK

The 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 to address opioid addiction. However, over the past few years this drug has received a great deal of criticism due to the risks of addicts developing an addiction to this drug. There has also been an increase observed of addicts in Suboxone treatment programs Edna Bay, AK having accidental overdoses. Due to this it has triggered others to seek other options. Other options addicts have sought out include methadone, going cold turkey, Subutex, or vivitrol. Countless options are available and each individual should investigate every option available with their physician before determining which will be most effective to beat opioid addiction.

Finding a Suboxone Doctor in Alaska

When searching for a Suboxone doctor in Alaska a good place to start is to research the options that are accessible and covered by health insurance. After compiling a list of resources that you can afford make sure the choices provided are qualified. Qualified medical doctors and mid-level practitioners in the United States must have an X-license to be able to prescribe Suboxone as a medication for opioid addiction treatment. 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 ensure the most effective results while partaking in medication assisted treatment.

Success Rates of Suboxone Maintenance and Medically Assisted Detox

An addictive drug in itself, it is widely argued on whether Suboxone truly works to treat opioid addiction. Some doctors have reported 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 behavioral therapy was provided alongside Suboxone treatment.

Alternatives to Suboxone Treatment in Alaska

Addiction, like other diseases, does not have a cure yet. As a result, there is a lot of debate regarding what the best treatment plan is. The dichotomy of arguments are either that abstinence is the best option or that it is better to be kept alive by Suboxone than to risk overdosing. Basically, there isn’t a consensus; however, when following the recommendations of a qualified Suboxone Doctor in Alaska, you have a much greater chance of success.