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Below is a comprehensive directory of suboxone doctors in Happy Valley, Alaska. Read more about Happy Valley 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: Nikolaevsk, Anchor Point, Ninilchik, and Diamond Ridge. Click here for Happy Valley rehab centers.

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About Happy Valley, AK Suboxone Doctors

Suboxone, also known as Buprenorphine, is a conventional substance used to treat Opioid Dependence. Doctors who prescribe Suboxone will often also suggest tandem involvement in Substance Abuse Treatment, or 12 Step Program. Suboxone is munfactured in many forms; the most common include a sublingual strip, a transdermal patch, a subcutaneous injection, or a subdermal implant.

Dr. Sarah Spencer DO
P.O. Box 39368Ninilchik Community Clinic
Ninilchik, AK
9.15 miles from the center of Happy Valley, AK

Kristina Finkenbinder NP
15765 Kingsley Road
Ninilchik, AK
9.17 miles from the center of Happy Valley, AK

Dana Whittaker NP
4136 Bartlett Street
Homer, AK
18.33 miles from the center of Happy Valley, AK

Lisa Milam
4136 Bartlett Street
Homer, AK
18.33 miles from the center of Happy Valley, AK

Kathryn Ostrom
205 West Fairview Ave
Homer, AK
18.39 miles from the center of Happy Valley, AK

Dr. Roger Martinez MD
South Peninsula Hospital4300 Bartlett Street
Homer, AK
18.47 miles from the center of Happy Valley, AK

Dr. William Bell MD
4136 Bartlett
Homer, AK
18.93 miles from the center of Happy Valley, AK

Jill Rife NP
4136 Bartlett
Homer, AK
18.93 miles from the center of Happy Valley, AK

Christina Turknett NP
43335 Kalafornski Beach RoadSuite 18
Soldotna, AK
42.92 miles from the center of Happy Valley, AK

Dr. John Anderson MD
265 Binkley
Soldotna, AK
43.36 miles from the center of Happy Valley, AK

Katherine Becher NP
Central Peninsula Hospital250 Hospital Place
Soldotna, AK
43.36 miles from the center of Happy Valley, AK

Dale Walaszek PA
Central Peninsula Hospital Behavioral Health245 N. Binkley St., Suite 202
Soldotna, AK
43.94 miles from the center of Happy Valley, AK

Rebecca Schultz PA
245 N Binkley StreetSuite 103
Soldotna, AK
44.04 miles from the center of Happy Valley, AK

Dr. Marcus Deede MD
265 N. Binkley Street
Soldotna, AK
44.08 miles from the center of Happy Valley, AK

Dr. Cynthia Kahn MD
230 East Marydale Avenue
Soldotna, AK
44.3 miles from the center of Happy Valley, AK

Dr. Marguerite Mcintosh MD
230 E. MARYDALE AVE
Soldotna, AK
44.3 miles from the center of Happy Valley, AK

Kathryn Flores NP
Central Peninsula Hospital, Care Transitions354 Tyee St.
Soldotna, AK
44.37 miles from the center of Happy Valley, AK

Kathryn Flores NP
Central Peninsula Hospital, Care Transitions354 Tyee St
Soldotna, AK
44.37 miles from the center of Happy Valley, AK

Kelli Vicek NP
805 Frontage Road
Kenai, AK
45.83 miles from the center of Happy Valley, AK

Jared Wallace
11595 Kenai Spur Highway
Kenai, AK
45.88 miles from the center of Happy Valley, AK

Dr. Michael Merrick MD
416 Frontage RoadSuite 400
Kenai, AK
46.1 miles from the center of Happy Valley, AK

Tamara Brothers-McNeil PA
130 S Willow StSuite 7
Kenai, AK
46.17 miles from the center of Happy Valley, AK

Marion Ruth NP
Dena'ina Health Clinic508 Upland Drive
Kenai, AK
47.05 miles from the center of Happy Valley, AK

Dr. Brian Abbott DO
P.O. Box 365
Seward, AK
76.96 miles from the center of Happy Valley, AK

Dr. Jerald Flynn Jr
P.O. Box 2816417 First Avenue
Seward, AK
76.96 miles from the center of Happy Valley, AK

Dr. John Scanlon DO
Dept of Veterans Affairs3001 C Street
Anchorage, AK
101.59 miles from the center of Happy Valley, AK

Walter Argueta
Eastern Aleutian Tribes3380 C Street, Suite 100
Anchorage, AK
101.59 miles from the center of Happy Valley, AK

Cameron Spivey
Eastern Aleutian Tribes3380 C Street, Suite 100
Anchorage, AK
101.59 miles from the center of Happy Valley, AK

Connie Pomerantz NP
1301 Huffman Road Ste 205
Anchorage, AK
101.78 miles from the center of Happy Valley, AK

Dr. Steven Deitch MD
Alaska Neurology Center1100 E. Dimond Boulevard
Anchorage, AK
103.7 miles from the center of Happy Valley, AK

Choosing a Happy Valley Suboxone Doctor

When looking for a Suboxone Doctor in Happy Valley, AK there are several factors to think about. To get the best success with MAT, selecting a physician that monitors your progress closely is critical for success. Speak with the physician and inquire regarding how closely they monitor their clients, if they ever allow patients to take a few doses of Suboxone home to be self-administered, and the length of time before they typically start sending clients home with multiple doses.

Some common factors that are smart to consider when searching for a license practitioner include whether they are accepting new patients, their office proximity to the patient’s house, and if their office hours are good for with the patient’s schedule Due to limits on the number of patients a physician can treat, it may be difficult to find a qualified physician in or near Happy Valley, AK. However, if you work, go to school, or have a family that relies on you, then driving across town for your Suboxone treatment may be difficult. Our directory or helpline can help you in looking for a physician whose location and office hours work well for you and who is currently accepting new patients.

Positive Outcomes with Suboxone Maintenance and Medically Assisted Detoxification

The success of Suboxone treatment varies from one person to another. However, most can agree that Suboxone is the most successful medically assisted detox option to battle opioid addiction. In regard to Suboxone as medication assisted treatment, research has determined that similar to methadone there is still a risk for abuse. With these types of risks, it is highly advised by prescribing doctors that medication assisted treatment is monitored closely to ensure the highest success rates. Again, the highest success rates are presented when individuals on Suboxone for opiate abuse combine medically assisted treatment with other behavioral therapies andevidence-based options. Despite the stigma that the recovery community may often face, lots of people believe the research is obvious and that MAT can lead to recovery!

Alternatives to Suboxone Treatment in Happy Valley, AK

Suboxone is only one of a number of treatment options for opioid addiction. There are alternative substances that have previously been used in Happy Valley, AK 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 addicts who are ready to stop using opioids and who have a supportive home environment or who live in a sober house, these MAT options could be a good option for you.

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

  • Presence of suicidal thoughts
  • Untreated dual diagnosis
  • Pregnancy
  • Alcohol dependence
  • Previous adverse reaction to Suboxone
  • Taking other medications that do not react well with Suboxone
  • Previous abuse of medication assisted treatments

People who are not a good candidate for Suboxone treatment, unmedicated detox may be the only alternative option. People who plan to take this route, they can expect severe flu-like withdrawal symptoms and severe cravings. It is strongly advised to get help from a Happy Valley, AK opioid detox facility that can assist in managing these symptoms.

Choosing a Alaska Suboxone Doctor

When selecting a Suboxone Doctor in Alaska there are a number of factors to consider. To get the best outcome via medication assisted treatment, finding a Suboxone doctor that monitors your progress closely is imperative for success. Talk with the Suboxone doctor and inquire regarding how closely they monitor their clients, if they typically allow patients to self-manage taking doses, 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. Due to limits on the number of patients a Suboxone doctor can see, it may be difficult to located a qualified Suboxone doctor in or near Alaska. However, if you have several personal responsibilities, then driving across town for your Suboxone treatment might not be practical. Our directory or helpline can help you in looking for a Suboxone doctor who works well for you and who is currently accepting new patients.

Success Rates of Suboxone Maintenance and Medication Assisted Detox

Success rates of Suboxone maintenance vary from one person to another. However, it is widely supported that Suboxone is the most trusted medically assisted detox option to battle opioid addiction. In regard to Suboxone as MAT, research has proven that similar to other medications used for opioid treatment there is still a risk for abuse. With these types of risks, it is highly advised by Suboxone doctors that dosage is monitored closely to ensure the highest success rates. To reiterate, the highest success rates are presented when individuals on Suboxone for opioid abuse pair MAT with other behavioral therapies andevidence-based options. Despite the stigma that some in the recovery community have, many believe the research is clear and that Suboxone does assist in recovery from opioid addiction!

Alternatives to Suboxone Treatment in Alaska

The drug Suboxone is a combination of two drugs. Those drugs are buprenorphine and naloxone, and the combination of the two has been approved by the FDA to treat opioid addiction. However, over the past few years this medication has received significant criticism due to the risks of addicts becoming addicted to this drug. We have also seen a rise of people in MAT programs Alaska having unintended overdoses. Due to this it has prompted others to seek alternative options. Alternative treatments people have tried include methadone, abstinence, Subutex, or vivitrol. Various options are available and each individual should research every option available with their physician before .