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Below is a comprehensive directory of suboxone doctors in Mud Bay, Alaska. Read more about Mud 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: Port Chilkoot, Haines, Lutak, and Skagway. Click here for Mud Bay rehab centers.

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About Mud Bay, AK Suboxone Doctors

Suboxone, or Buprenorphine, is a frequently recommended drug used to treat Opioid Dependence. Ideally, Suboxone would be prescribed by a doctor, in addition to a 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.

Rebecca Malone NP
131 First Avenue South
Haines, AK
4.67 miles from the center of Mud Bay, AK

Dr. David Robinson MD MPH
2239 North Jordan Avenue
Juneau, AK
59.85 miles from the center of Mud Bay, AK

Dr. Catherine Peimann MD
641 West Willoughby Suite 201
Juneau, AK
59.85 miles from the center of Mud Bay, AK

Dr. John Pappenheim MD
2770 Sherwood Lane#1D
Juneau, AK
60.08 miles from the center of Mud Bay, AK

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

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

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

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

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

Lindsey Leder
1801 Salmon Creek Lane
Juneau, AK
65.12 miles from the center of Mud Bay, AK

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

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

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

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

Nathan Peimann
Emergency Department3260 Hospital Drive
Juneau , AK
65.26 miles from the center of Mud Bay, AK

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Meghan Lindquist PA
201 D Street
Juneau, AK
69.65 miles from the center of Mud Bay, AK

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

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

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

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

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

Selecting a Mud Bay, AK Suboxone Doctor

When selecting a Suboxone doctor in Mud Bay, AK one should first do their research on the options that are accessible and covered by their insurance provider. In addition to finding financially viable doctors, make sure they are qualified. Qualified physicians and mid-level practitioners in the United States must have an have a particular license, referred to as an x-license, to be able to prescribe Suboxone to individuals battling opioid addiction. Patients should also 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 partaking in medication assisted treatment.

Positive Outcomes with Suboxone Maintenance and Medically Assisted Detox

The success of Suboxone treatment varies from person to person. However, it is widely accepted that Suboxone is the most effective medically assisted detox option to battle opioid addiction. In regard to Suboxone as MAT, research has proven that like other medications used for opioid treatment there is still a potential for abuse. With these types of risks, it is greatly recommended by Suboxone physicians that dosage is monitored closely to ensure the highest success rates. To reiterate, the greatest success rates are recorded when individuals on Suboxone for opioid abuse combine their prescription with other behavioral therapies andevidence-based options. In spite of the stigma that the recovery community may often face, many believe the research is clear and that MAT works!

Alternatives to Suboxone Treatment in Mud Bay, AK

Suboxone is only one of numerous treatment options for those addicted to opioids. There are alternative substances that have historically been used in Mud Bay, AK to treat addiction to opiates, including methadone and Naltrexone. These medications might be available to you but have different regulations. For instance, only methadone clinics can administer methadone. For struggling addicts who are determined to get clean 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:

  • 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

Addicts who are not a good candidate for Suboxone treatment, abstinence may be the best alternative option. Addicts who plan to abstain from heroin use, or any other opioid, can expect intense flu-like withdrawal symptoms and intense cravings. It is strongly advised to get help from a Mud Bay, AK opioid detoxification center 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 think about. To get the best outcome with MAT, finding a physician that provides attentive care is key to achieving lasting recovery. Talk with the Suboxone doctor and inquire regarding how closely they monitor their clients, if they typically allow clients to take a few doses of Suboxone home to be self-administered, and the length of time 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 physician. Because of limits on the number of patients a Suboxone doctor can see, it may be difficult to identify a qualified Suboxone doctor in or near Alaska. However, if you have several personal responsibilities, then driving across town for your Suboxone treatment may be difficult. Our directory or helpline can help you in selecting a Suboxone doctor who works well for you and who is currently accepting new patients.

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 people have said to have experienced great success with Suboxone treatment, whereas others did not. One study reported that while on Suboxone there was a reduced rate of prescription painkiller abuse at 49%, but only 8.6% exhibited abstinence once the Suboxone treatment had` ceased. Other studies did not show long term success 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

Suboxone is only one of the multiple treatment options for those addicted to opioids. There are alternative substances 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 addicts who are motivated to get clean and who have access to a safe and supportive living situation, these medically assisted treatment options might work for you.

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

  • Presence of thoughts of suicide
  • Untreated mental health disorder
  • Pregnancy
  • alcohol addiction
  • Previous adverse reaction to Suboxone
  • Drug interactions with other medications
  • Past abuse of medication assisted treatments

For individuals who are not a good candidate for Suboxone treatment, unmedicated detox may be the only alternative option. For individuals who plan to go through a clean-slate withdrawal can expect intense flu-like withdrawal symptoms and intense cravings. It is highly advised to get admitted to a Alaska opioid detox facility that can assist in managing these symptoms.