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About Hobart Bay, AK Suboxone Doctors

Suboxone is a pharmaceutical drug that is used to help treat those in Hobart Bay, 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 uniquely accessible through Suboxone doctors in Hobart Bay, AK who have completed addiction requirements to prescribe Suboxone to those seeking opioid addiction treatment. To prevent abuse, Suboxone doctors may ask that patients visit their office to take their doses for the first weeks or months.

Before the year 2000, Methadone was the most common drug used for the treatment of opioid addictions, however, it could only be distributed by a methadone clinic. This limited access to medication managed treatment for opiate addiction. The Drug Addiction Treatment Act of 2000 created the option for individual doctors to be able to apply for a waiver, allowing them to prescribe Suboxone. It is important to[be aware that there are still many rules and regulations these doctors must follow that limit treatment, including limits to how many patients they are able to treat for opioid addiction.

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

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

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

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

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

Meghan Lindquist PA
201 D Street
Juneau, AK
71.04 miles from the center of Hobart Bay, AK

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Karl Bausler NP
3100 CHANNEL DRIVESTE 300
Juneau, AK
75.41 miles from the center of Hobart Bay, AK

Bradelle Padon NP
3100 Channel DriveSuite 300
Juneau, AK
75.41 miles from the center of Hobart Bay, AK

Dr. Emily Bos
3100 Channel Drive
Juneau, AK
75.41 miles from the center of Hobart Bay, AK

Dr. Joanne Gartenberg MD
3260 Hospital Drive
Juneau, AK
75.45 miles from the center of Hobart Bay, AK

Dr. Mignon Benjamin MD
3260 Hospital Drive
Juneau, AK
75.45 miles from the center of Hobart Bay, AK

Nathan Peimann
Emergency Department3260 Hospital Drive
Juneau , AK
75.45 miles from the center of Hobart Bay, AK

Dr. Aric Ludwig MD
Bartlett Regional Hospital3260 Hospital Drive
Juneau, AK
75.47 miles from the center of Hobart Bay, AK

Dr. Joshua Sonkiss
Bartlett Regional Hospital3260 Hospital Drive
Juneau, AK
75.47 miles from the center of Hobart Bay, AK

Dr. Lindy Jones MD
1801 Salmon Creek Lane
Juneau, AK
75.58 miles from the center of Hobart Bay, AK

Lindsey Leder
1801 Salmon Creek Lane
Juneau, AK
75.58 miles from the center of Hobart Bay, AK

Dr. John Block MD
1200 Salmon Creek Lane
Juneau, AK
75.62 miles from the center of Hobart Bay, AK

Dr. Dennis Linderman MD
1200 Salmon Creek Lane
Juneau , AK
75.62 miles from the center of Hobart Bay, AK

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

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

Donna Paul NP
232 Wood Street
Wrangell, AK
75.72 miles from the center of Hobart Bay, AK

Robert Haight MD
1944 Allen CourtMidtown Clinic
Juneau, AK
77.44 miles from the center of Hobart Bay, AK

Dolores Van Bourgondien NP
8585 Old Dairy RoadSuite 200
Juneau, AK
79.71 miles from the center of Hobart Bay, AK

Choosing a Hobart Bay Suboxone Doctor

There are plenty of options when choosing a Suboxone Doctor in Hobart Bay, AK. Choosing a physician for Suboxone or Buprenorphine can be cumbersome, and it is important to get the proper information. Suboxone is a medication, and like many other medications, abuse is common. Therefore, you and your loved ones must be asking the right questions. Suboxone does not cure addiction, but it can play a major role in the recovery process. When looking for a Suboxone Doctor in Hobart Bay, AK, always make sure that they match what you are looking for.

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 patients have reported 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% exhibited abstinence once the Suboxone treatment ended. 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 Hobart Bay, AK

Suboxone is only one of a number of treatment options for those addicted to opioids. There are alternative substances that have previously been used in Hobart Bay, AK 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 people who are motivated to break free from addiction and who have a supportive home environment or who live in a sober house, these medically assisted treatment 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 suicidal thoughts
  • Untreated dual diagnosis
  • Pregnancy
  • alcohol use disorder
  • Previous allergic reaction to Suboxone
  • Taking other medications that do not react well with Suboxone
  • Previous abuse of methadone or Suboxone

For individuals who may not be able to receive Suboxone treatment, going cold turkey may be the best alternative option. For individuals who plan to go through a clean-slate withdrawal can expect severe flu-like withdrawal symptoms and severe cravings. It is highly recommended to contact a Hobart Bay, AK opioid detox center that can help manage these symptoms.

Selecting a Suboxone Doctor in Alaska

When selecting a Suboxone doctor in Alaska one should first do their research on the options that are obtainable and covered by their insurance provider. After compiling a list of resources that you can afford make sure the physicians 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, to be able to prescribe Suboxone as a medication assisted treatment option for an opioid addict. 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 on Suboxone.

Success Rates of Suboxone Maintenance and Medically Assisted Detox

The success rates of Suboxone and Medically Assisted Detox fluctuate considerably, mostly depending on the quality of care. Not all Suboxone Doctors or Medically Assisted Detoxes are the same. Unfortunately, the healthcare industry is rampant with fraud, and even the Suboxone Maintenance industry is not an exception to this. A trusted Suboxone doctor is advised to improve the chances of success with medically assisted treatment.

Suboxone Doctors accept various insurance plans and cash payments. Learn how you can pay for treatment by contacting your Suboxone Doctor’s office. Remember that depending on the doctor, even if they accept insurance, they may not accept yours. If your doctor is in-network with your provider, make sure you ask them what additional out of pocket costs may be associated. Finally, always call your insurance to check your deductible, out of pockets, and copays before going to the Suboxone Doctor in Alaska.

Alternatives to Suboxone Treatment in Alaska

The medication Suboxone is made up of of two drugs. Those drugs are buprenorphine and naloxone, and the use of these 2 substances together has been approved by the FDA for medical treatment of opioid addiction. However, over the past few years this medication has received a lot of criticism because of the possibility of addiction to Subxone. We have also seen a rise of addicts in MAT programs Alaska having unintended overdoses. Due to this it has triggered others to look for other options. Alternative treatments addicts have considered include methadone, going cold turkey, Subutex, or vivitrol. There are many options available and each patient should look into each option available with their physician before .