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Below is a comprehensive directory of suboxone doctors in Hooper Bay, Alaska. Read more about Hooper Bay 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: Chevak, Scammon Bay, Newtok, and Tununak. Click here for Hooper Bay rehab centers.

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About Hooper Bay, AK Suboxone Doctors

Suboxone, also known as Buprenorphine, is a regularly prescribed substance used to treat Opioid Dependence. Physicians who prescribe Suboxone will often also recommend tandem involvement in Substance Abuse Treatment, or 12 Step Program. Suboxone can be administered many ways; the most common include a sublingual strip, a transdermal patch, a subcutaneous injection, or a subdermal implant.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Dr. Cortney Hess MD
103 Fram StreetP.O. Box 589
Petersburg, AK
214.59 miles from the center of Hooper Bay, AK

Dr. Kristel Rush MD
705 2nd StreetPO Box 2290
Cordova, AK
214.59 miles from the center of Hooper Bay, AK

Lori Jackson NP
934 Main StreetPO Box 934
Saint George Island, AK
214.59 miles from the center of Hooper Bay, AK

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

Melinda Miller NP
1000 Polovina TpkPO Box 148
Saint Paul, AK
447.15 miles from the center of Hooper Bay, AK

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

Kristina Finkenbinder NP
15765 Kingsley Road
Ninilchik, AK
496.81 miles from the center of Hooper Bay, AK

Jared Wallace
11595 Kenai Spur Highway
Kenai, AK
500.25 miles from the center of Hooper Bay, AK

Kelli Vicek NP
805 Frontage Road
Kenai, AK
500.47 miles from the center of Hooper Bay, AK

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

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

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

Christina Turknett NP
43335 Kalafornski Beach RoadSuite 18
Soldotna, AK
504.83 miles from the center of Hooper Bay, AK

Dr. John Anderson MD
265 Binkley
Soldotna, AK
507.17 miles from the center of Hooper Bay, AK

Katherine Becher NP
Central Peninsula Hospital250 Hospital Place
Soldotna, AK
507.17 miles from the center of Hooper Bay, AK

Rebecca Schultz PA
245 N Binkley StreetSuite 103
Soldotna, AK
507.57 miles from the center of Hooper Bay, AK

Dr. Marcus Deede MD
265 N. Binkley Street
Soldotna, AK
507.57 miles from the center of Hooper Bay, AK

Dale Walaszek PA
Central Peninsula Hospital Behavioral Health245 N. Binkley St., Suite 202
Soldotna, AK
507.65 miles from the center of Hooper Bay, AK

Kathryn Flores NP
Central Peninsula Hospital, Care Transitions354 Tyee St.
Soldotna, AK
507.83 miles from the center of Hooper Bay, AK

Kathryn Flores NP
Central Peninsula Hospital, Care Transitions354 Tyee St
Soldotna, AK
507.83 miles from the center of Hooper Bay, AK

Dr. Cynthia Kahn MD
230 East Marydale Avenue
Soldotna, AK
507.84 miles from the center of Hooper Bay, AK

Choosing a Hooper Bay Suboxone Doctor

There is no shortage of options when choosing a Suboxone Doctor in Hooper Bay, AK. Choosing a Doctor for Suboxone or Buprenorphine can be tough, and it is important to do your research. Suboxone is a pharmaceutical drug, and like many other medications, abuse is common. This is why it is important 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 Hooper Bay, AK, always be certain that they match your needs medically, clinically, and financially.

Positive Outcomes with Suboxone Maintenance and Medication Assisted Detox

Success rates of Suboxone maintenance vary 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 shown that similar to methadone there is still a risk for abuse. Based on the potential for abuse, it is highly advised by Suboxone physicians that MAT is monitored closely to increase the likelihood of success. Again, the most significant success rates are recorded when people on Suboxone for opioid addiction 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 obvious and that Suboxone works!

Alternatives to Suboxone Treatment in Hooper Bay, AK

Suboxone is only one of a multitude of treatment options for those addicted to opioids. There are alternative medications that have previously been used in Hooper 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 addicts who are determined to find recovery and who have access to a safe and supportive living situation, these MAT options might work for you.

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

  • Recent suicidal thoughts
  • Untreated mental health disorder
  • Pregnancy
  • alcohol addiction
  • Previous adverse reaction to Suboxone
  • Taking other medications that do not react well with Suboxone
  • Past abuse of methadone or Suboxone

People who may not be able to receive Suboxone treatment, unmedicated detox may be the best 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 contact a Hooper Bay, AK opioid detoxification facility that can provide continuous care and monitoring.

Finding a Alaska Suboxone Doctor

When choosing 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 a physician you can afford, make sure they are qualified. Qualified doctors and mid-level practitioners in the United States must have an X-license to be able to prescribe Suboxone to individuals battling opioid addiction. It is also recommended to enroll in additional treatment programs that support recovery, such as outpatient programs, or other evidence-based treatment options to ensure the most effective results while completing a Suboxone treatment regimens.

Success Rates of Suboxone Maintenance and Medically Assisted Detox

An addictive substance in itself, there is significant controversy on whether Suboxone actually helps individuals who are dependant on opioids. Some patients have said to have experienced great success with Suboxone treatment, whereas others did not. One study reported that 49% of participants abused prescription painkillers at a reduced rate while on Suboxone, but only 8.6% exhibited signs of recovery once the Suboxone treatment had` ceased. Other studies did not show long term recovery with a less than 10% success rate once treatment stopped, including cases where additional treatments where provided alongside Suboxone treatment.

Alternatives to Suboxone Treatment in Alaska

Addiction, like other diseases, does not have a cure yet. Consequently, there is a lot of contention regarding what the best treatment is. Some say 'abstinence is best, the fewer chemicals we put in our bodies, the better.' Others say, 'I'd rather have my loved one alive and on medication, then die from an overdose.' Very simply, the jury is still out; however, when following the recommendations of a licensed Suboxone Doctor in Alaska, the probability of success goes up tremendously.