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

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About Goodnews Bay, AK Suboxone Doctors

Suboxone, also known as Buprenorphine, is a commonly use substance used to treat Opioid Dependence. In an ideal situation, Suboxone would be prescribed by a Physician, in addition to a Substance Abuse Treatment, or 12 Step Program. Buprenorphine can be administered many ways; the most common are:

  • Under the tongue as a Suboxone Sublingual Strip
  • On the skin as a transdermal patch
  • a subcutaneous injection called Sublocade
  • A six-month continuous delivery Probuphine subdermal implant
Arnold Loera
Bristol Bay Area Health Corporation 6000 Kanakanak Road
Dillingham, AK
110.04 miles from the center of Goodnews Bay, AK

Dr. Kimberly Whitaker MD
580 Cheif Eddie Hoffman Highway
Bethel, AK
115.2 miles from the center of Goodnews Bay, AK

Dr. David Compton MD
700 Chief Hoffman HighwayPO Box 278
Bethel, AK
115.2 miles from the center of Goodnews Bay, AK

Nicholas White NP
700 Chief Eddie Hoffman HighwayPO Box 529
Bethel, AK
115.2 miles from the center of Goodnews Bay, AK

Luvae Southerland PA
1322 Calista DriveApartment A4
Bethel, AK
115.2 miles from the center of Goodnews Bay, AK

Dr. Nicholas Flickinger MD
700 Chief Eddie Hoffman Highway
Bethel, AK
115.31 miles from the center of Goodnews Bay, AK

William Ford NP
700 Chief Eddie Hoffman Hwy
Bethel, AK
115.31 miles from the center of Goodnews Bay, AK

Cameron Mortensen PA
700 Chief Eddie Hoffman Highway
Bethel, AK
115.31 miles from the center of Goodnews Bay, AK

Nadege Nerette PA
430 Main StreetPO Box 1908
Bethel, AK
115.43 miles from the center of Goodnews Bay, AK

Dr. Cynthia Kahn MD
Providence Kodiak Island Medical CenterOutpatient Visiting Specialities Clinic
Kodiak, AK
343.62 miles from the center of Goodnews Bay, AK

Melissa Witteveen PA
1911 E Rezanof
Kodiak, AK
343.62 miles from the center of Goodnews Bay, AK

Dr. Edward Zeff MD
Discovery Cove Recovery & Wellness Center, LLC2975 Mill Bay Rd Suite B
Kodiak, AK
343.83 miles from the center of Goodnews Bay, AK

Dr. Curtis Mortenson MD
1911 East Rezanof Drive
Kodiak, AK
344.57 miles from the center of Goodnews Bay, AK

Dr. David Silbergeld
1911 E Rezanof Dr.
Kodiak, AK
344.57 miles from the center of Goodnews Bay, AK

Evan Jones II
3449 East Rezanof Drive
Kodiak, AK
345.03 miles from the center of Goodnews Bay, AK

Dr. Sam Chelmo MD
KANA clinic, 3449 E. Rezanof Dr
Kodiak, AK
345.03 miles from the center of Goodnews Bay, AK

Alison Starr PA
3449 East Rezanof Drive
Kodiak , AK
345.03 miles from the center of Goodnews Bay, AK

Dr. Sarah Spencer DO
P.O. Box 39368Ninilchik Community Clinic
Ninilchik, AK
351.73 miles from the center of Goodnews Bay, AK

Kristina Finkenbinder NP
15765 Kingsley Road
Ninilchik, AK
351.98 miles from the center of Goodnews Bay, AK

Dr. Roger Martinez MD
South Peninsula Hospital4300 Bartlett Street
Homer, AK
354.25 miles from the center of Goodnews Bay, AK

Dana Whittaker NP
4136 Bartlett Street
Homer, AK
354.28 miles from the center of Goodnews Bay, AK

Lisa Milam
4136 Bartlett Street
Homer, AK
354.28 miles from the center of Goodnews Bay, AK

Kathryn Ostrom
205 West Fairview Ave
Homer, AK
354.34 miles from the center of Goodnews Bay, AK

Dr. William Bell MD
4136 Bartlett
Homer, AK
355.91 miles from the center of Goodnews Bay, AK

Jill Rife NP
4136 Bartlett
Homer, AK
355.91 miles from the center of Goodnews Bay, AK

Jared Wallace
11595 Kenai Spur Highway
Kenai, AK
370.89 miles from the center of Goodnews Bay, AK

Kelli Vicek NP
805 Frontage Road
Kenai, AK
371.06 miles from the center of Goodnews Bay, AK

Tamara Brothers-McNeil PA
130 S Willow StSuite 7
Kenai, AK
371.29 miles from the center of Goodnews Bay, AK

Dr. Michael Merrick MD
416 Frontage RoadSuite 400
Kenai, AK
371.59 miles from the center of Goodnews Bay, AK

Marion Ruth NP
Dena'ina Health Clinic508 Upland Drive
Kenai, AK
373.24 miles from the center of Goodnews Bay, AK

Selecting a Goodnews Bay, AK Suboxone Doctor

When searching for a Suboxone doctor in Goodnews Bay, AK one should first do their research on the options that are available and covered by their insurance provider. After compiling a list of resources that meet your financial criteria make sure the choices provided are qualified. Qualified physicians and mid-level practitioners in the U.S. 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. It is also recommended to enroll in additional treatment programs that support recovery, such as outpatient programs, or other evidence-based treatment options to support a positive outcome while on Suboxone.

Positive Outcomes with Suboxone Maintenance and Medically Assisted Detoxification

Success rates of Suboxone maintenance vary from one person to another. However, it is widely agreed upon that Suboxone is the most successful pharmaceutical detox option to battle opioid addiction. In regard to Suboxone as MAT, research has shown that like methadone there is still a risk for abuse. Based on the potential for abuse, it is highly recommended by Suboxone physicians that MAT is monitored closely to increase the likelihood of success. Again, the highest success rates are seen when individuals on Suboxone for opioid abuse combine medical treatment with other behavioral therapies andevidence-based options. Despite the stigma that the recovery community may often face, many believe the research is clear and that MAT can lead to recovery!

Alternatives to Suboxone Treatment in Goodnews Bay, AK

Suboxone is only one of the multiple treatment options for those addicted to opioids. There are alternative substances that have previously been used in Goodnews Bay, AK to treat addiction to opiates, including methadone and Naltrexone. These medications might be available to you but have different regulations. For example, only methadone clinics can administer methadone. For addicts who are determined to stop using opioids and who have access to a safe and supportive living environment, these MAT options might work for you.

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

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

People who are not a solid candidate for Suboxone treatment, abstinence may be the only alternative option. People who plan to go through a clean-slate withdrawal can expect severe flu-like withdrawal symptoms and severe cravings. It is highly advised to reach out to a Goodnews Bay, AK opioid detoxification center that can provide continuous care and monitoring.

Choosing a Alaska Suboxone Doctor

When in search for a Suboxone Doctor in Alaska there are a few important factors to consider. To ensure success with MAT, working with a practitioner that monitors your progress closely is imperative for success. Talk with the license practitioner and ask them how closely they monitor their clients, if they ever allow patients to self-manage taking doses, and how long before they might begin allowing patients to self-administer multiple doses.

Availability, distance, and office hours are also important factors to consider when looking for a physician. Because of limits on the number of patients a license practitioner can treat, it may be challenging to located a qualified license practitioner in or near Alaska. However, if you have numerous personal responsibilities, then traveling a long distance every day for your Suboxone treatment may be difficult. Our directory or helpline can help you in finding 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 Medication Assisted Detoxification

Success rates of Suboxone maintenance vary from person to person. However, it is widely accepted that Suboxone is the most trusted medically assisted detox option to battle opioid addiction. In regard to Suboxone as medication assisted treatment, research has shown that like methadone there is still a possibility of abuse. Based on the potential for abuse, it is highly recommended by prescribing physicians that MAT is monitored closely to ensure the highest success rates. Again, the greatest success rates are observed when people on Suboxone for opioid addiction pair medically assisted treatment with other behavioral therapies andevidence-based options. In spite of the stigma that the recovery community may often face, many believe the research is obvious and that medication assisted treatment does assist in recovery from opioid addiction!

Alternatives to Suboxone Treatment in Alaska

Suboxone is only one of a number of treatment options for those addicted to opioids. There are alternative drugs 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, only methadone clinics can administer methadone. For people 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.

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

  • Presence of thoughts of suicide
  • Untreated dual diagnosis
  • Pregnancy
  • alcohol use disorder
  • Previous allergic reaction to Suboxone
  • Taking other medications that do not react well with Suboxone
  • Past abuse of methadone or Suboxone

People who are not a solid candidate for Suboxone treatment, unmedicated detox may be the best alternative option. People who plan to go through a clean-slate withdrawal can expect severe flu-like withdrawal symptoms and severe cravings. It is highly advised to seek treatment from a Alaska opioid detox facility that can provide continuous care and monitoring.