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Below is a comprehensive directory of suboxone doctors in Paradise, Alaska. Read more about Paradise 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: Gost Creek, Anvik, Holy Cross, and Shageluk. Click here for Paradise rehab centers.

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About Paradise, AK Suboxone Doctors

Suboxone is a substance offered as medication assisted treatment (MAT) in place of methadone. In place of methadone, which is only administered via a methadone clinic daily, Suboxone can be prescribed by a Paradise, AK Suboxone doctor licensed to prescribe the medication in Paradise, AK. Suboxone was the first substance that was authorized to be prescribed by a physician to treat opioid addiction. This has increased the resource and treatment options available to individuals in Paradise, AK trying to recover from opioid addiction.

Nadege Nerette PA
430 Main StreetPO Box 1908
Bethel, AK
125.31 miles from the center of Paradise, AK

Dr. Nicholas Flickinger MD
700 Chief Eddie Hoffman Highway
Bethel, AK
125.54 miles from the center of Paradise, AK

William Ford NP
700 Chief Eddie Hoffman Hwy
Bethel, AK
125.54 miles from the center of Paradise, AK

Cameron Mortensen PA
700 Chief Eddie Hoffman Highway
Bethel, AK
125.54 miles from the center of Paradise, AK

Dr. Kimberly Whitaker MD
580 Cheif Eddie Hoffman Highway
Bethel, AK
126.04 miles from the center of Paradise, AK

Dr. David Compton MD
700 Chief Hoffman HighwayPO Box 278
Bethel, AK
126.04 miles from the center of Paradise, AK

Nicholas White NP
700 Chief Eddie Hoffman HighwayPO Box 529
Bethel, AK
126.04 miles from the center of Paradise, AK

Luvae Southerland PA
1322 Calista DriveApartment A4
Bethel, AK
126.04 miles from the center of Paradise, AK

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

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

Melinda Miller NP
1000 Polovina TpkPO Box 148
Saint Paul, AK
253.65 miles from the center of Paradise, AK

Jared Wallace
11595 Kenai Spur Highway
Kenai, AK
316.7 miles from the center of Paradise, AK

Kelli Vicek NP
805 Frontage Road
Kenai, AK
316.92 miles from the center of Paradise, AK

Tamara Brothers-McNeil PA
130 S Willow StSuite 7
Kenai, AK
316.93 miles from the center of Paradise, AK

Dr. Michael Merrick MD
416 Frontage RoadSuite 400
Kenai, AK
317.31 miles from the center of Paradise, AK

Marion Ruth NP
Dena'ina Health Clinic508 Upland Drive
Kenai, AK
318.47 miles from the center of Paradise, AK

Christina Turknett NP
43335 Kalafornski Beach RoadSuite 18
Soldotna, AK
321.92 miles from the center of Paradise, AK

Dr. Sarah Spencer DO
P.O. Box 39368Ninilchik Community Clinic
Ninilchik, AK
322.89 miles from the center of Paradise, AK

Kristina Finkenbinder NP
15765 Kingsley Road
Ninilchik, AK
323.04 miles from the center of Paradise, AK

Dr. John Anderson MD
265 Binkley
Soldotna, AK
324.17 miles from the center of Paradise, AK

Katherine Becher NP
Central Peninsula Hospital250 Hospital Place
Soldotna, AK
324.17 miles from the center of Paradise, AK

Dr. Marcus Deede MD
265 N. Binkley Street
Soldotna, AK
324.41 miles from the center of Paradise, AK

Rebecca Schultz PA
245 N Binkley StreetSuite 103
Soldotna, AK
324.41 miles from the center of Paradise, AK

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

Kathryn Flores NP
Central Peninsula Hospital, Care Transitions354 Tyee St.
Soldotna, AK
324.6 miles from the center of Paradise, AK

Kathryn Flores NP
Central Peninsula Hospital, Care Transitions354 Tyee St
Soldotna, AK
324.6 miles from the center of Paradise, AK

Dr. Cynthia Kahn MD
230 East Marydale Avenue
Soldotna, AK
324.63 miles from the center of Paradise, AK

Dr. Marguerite Mcintosh MD
230 E. MARYDALE AVE
Soldotna, AK
324.63 miles from the center of Paradise, AK

MariLynn Mulheron NP
915 West Northern Lights Boulevard
Anchorage, AK
341.49 miles from the center of Paradise, AK

Jenifer Swigart NP
915 W. Northern Lights Boulevard
Anchorage, AK
341.49 miles from the center of Paradise, AK

Finding a Suboxone Doctor in Paradise, AK

When selecting a Suboxone doctor in Paradise, AK 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 doctors are qualified. Qualified doctors and mid-level practitioners in the United States must have 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 supplementary addiction support to ensure success whether that involves outpatient programs, or other evidence-based treatment options to support a positive outcome 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 doctors have said to have experienced 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% showed 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 Paradise, AK

Suboxone is only one of a multitude of treatment options for opioid addiction. There are alternative drugs that have previously been used in Paradise, AK for opioid addiction treatment, including methadone and Naltrexone. These medications might be available to you but have different regulations. For example, only methadone clinics can administer methadone. For individuals who are determined to stop using opioids and who have access to a safe and supportive living situation, these MAT options could be a good option for you.

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

  • Presence of suicidal thoughts
  • Untreated mental health disorder
  • Pregnancy
  • Alcohol dependence
  • Previous adverse reaction to Suboxone
  • Drug interactions with other medications
  • Previous abuse of MAT

People who may not be able to receive Suboxone treatment, abstinence 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 strongly advised to contact a Paradise, AK opioid detox center that can provide continuous care and monitoring.

Finding a Alaska Suboxone Doctor

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. Once you have a list of resources that make sure the physicians are qualified. Qualified medical doctors and mid-level practitioners in the U.S. must have an X-license to be able to prescribe Suboxone to individuals battling opioid addiction. 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 support a positive outcome while completing a Suboxone treatment regimens.

Success Rates of Suboxone Maintenance and Medication Assisted Detox

Success rates of Suboxone maintenance vary from individual to individual. However, most can agree that Suboxone is the most effective pharmaceutical detox option to battle opioid addiction. In regard to Suboxone as medication assisted treatment, research has proven that similar to methadone there is still a risk for abuse. With these types of risks, it is greatly advised by Suboxone doctors that dosage is monitored closely to increase the likelihood of success. Again, the highest success rates are presented when individuals on Suboxone for opiate addiction combine medical treatment with other behavioral therapies andevidence-based options. Despite the stigma that some in the recovery community have, many believe the research is obvious and that MAT does assist in recovery from opioid addiction!

Alternatives to Suboxone Treatment in Alaska

The medication Suboxone is made up of of two substances. Those substances are buprenorphine and naloxone, and the combination of the two has been approved by the FDA for opioid addiction treatment. However, in recent years Suboxone has received a great deal of criticism due to the risks of addicts developing an addiction to this drug. We have also seen a rise of people in Suboxone treatment programs Alaska having unintended overdoses. Due to this it has triggered others to look for alternative options. Alternative treatments people have considered include methadone, going cold turkey, Subutex, or vivitrol. There are many options available and each patient should research every option available with their physician before determining which will be most effective to beat opioid addiction.