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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: Ugashik, Egegik, Port Heiden, and South Naknek. Click here for Pilot Point rehab centers.

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About Pilot Point, AK Suboxone Doctors

Suboxone, or Buprenorphine, is a conventional medication used for opioid dependence treatment. In an ideal situation, Suboxone would be prescribed by a doctor, along side Substance Abuse Treatment, or 12 Step Program. Buprenorphine can be administered many ways; the most common are:

  • Suboxone Strips taken sublingually (under the tongue)
  • On the skin as a transdermal patch
  • a subcutaneous injection called Sublocade
  • A six-month continuous delivery Probuphine subdermal implant
Arnold Loera
Bristol Bay Area Health Corporation 6000 Kanakanak Road
Dillingham, AK
106.53 miles from the center of Pilot Point, AK

Dr. Cynthia Kahn MD
Providence Kodiak Island Medical CenterOutpatient Visiting Specialities Clinic
Kodiak, AK
195.34 miles from the center of Pilot Point, AK

Melissa Witteveen PA
1911 E Rezanof
Kodiak, AK
195.34 miles from the center of Pilot Point, AK

Dr. Edward Zeff MD
Discovery Cove Recovery & Wellness Center, LLC2975 Mill Bay Rd Suite B
Kodiak, AK
195.51 miles from the center of Pilot Point, AK

Dr. Curtis Mortenson MD
1911 East Rezanof Drive
Kodiak, AK
196.62 miles from the center of Pilot Point, AK

Dr. David Silbergeld
1911 E Rezanof Dr.
Kodiak, AK
196.62 miles from the center of Pilot Point, AK

Evan Jones II
3449 East Rezanof Drive
Kodiak, AK
197.41 miles from the center of Pilot Point, AK

Dr. Sam Chelmo MD
KANA clinic, 3449 E. Rezanof Dr
Kodiak, AK
197.41 miles from the center of Pilot Point, AK

Alison Starr PA
3449 East Rezanof Drive
Kodiak , AK
197.41 miles from the center of Pilot Point, AK

Dr. Roger Martinez MD
South Peninsula Hospital4300 Bartlett Street
Homer, AK
263.54 miles from the center of Pilot Point, AK

Dana Whittaker NP
4136 Bartlett Street
Homer, AK
263.63 miles from the center of Pilot Point, AK

Lisa Milam
4136 Bartlett Street
Homer, AK
263.63 miles from the center of Pilot Point, AK

Kathryn Ostrom
205 West Fairview Ave
Homer, AK
263.66 miles from the center of Pilot Point, AK

Dr. William Bell MD
4136 Bartlett
Homer, AK
264.87 miles from the center of Pilot Point, AK

Jill Rife NP
4136 Bartlett
Homer, AK
264.87 miles from the center of Pilot Point, AK

Nadege Nerette PA
430 Main StreetPO Box 1908
Bethel, AK
266.15 miles from the center of Pilot Point, AK

Dr. Nicholas Flickinger MD
700 Chief Eddie Hoffman Highway
Bethel, AK
266.2 miles from the center of Pilot Point, AK

William Ford NP
700 Chief Eddie Hoffman Hwy
Bethel, AK
266.2 miles from the center of Pilot Point, AK

Cameron Mortensen PA
700 Chief Eddie Hoffman Highway
Bethel, AK
266.2 miles from the center of Pilot Point, AK

Dr. Kimberly Whitaker MD
580 Cheif Eddie Hoffman Highway
Bethel, AK
266.51 miles from the center of Pilot Point, AK

Dr. David Compton MD
700 Chief Hoffman HighwayPO Box 278
Bethel, AK
266.51 miles from the center of Pilot Point, AK

Nicholas White NP
700 Chief Eddie Hoffman HighwayPO Box 529
Bethel, AK
266.51 miles from the center of Pilot Point, AK

Luvae Southerland PA
1322 Calista DriveApartment A4
Bethel, AK
266.51 miles from the center of Pilot Point, AK

Dr. Sarah Spencer DO
P.O. Box 39368Ninilchik Community Clinic
Ninilchik, AK
274.88 miles from the center of Pilot Point, AK

Kristina Finkenbinder NP
15765 Kingsley Road
Ninilchik, AK
275.12 miles from the center of Pilot Point, AK

Jared Wallace
11595 Kenai Spur Highway
Kenai, AK
307.73 miles from the center of Pilot Point, AK

Kelli Vicek NP
805 Frontage Road
Kenai, AK
307.82 miles from the center of Pilot Point, AK

Christina Turknett NP
43335 Kalafornski Beach RoadSuite 18
Soldotna, AK
307.85 miles from the center of Pilot Point, AK

Tamara Brothers-McNeil PA
130 S Willow StSuite 7
Kenai, AK
308.14 miles from the center of Pilot Point, AK

Dr. Michael Merrick MD
416 Frontage RoadSuite 400
Kenai, AK
308.3 miles from the center of Pilot Point, AK

Choosing a Pilot Point Suboxone Doctor

When choosing a Suboxone Doctor in Pilot Point, AK there are a number of factors to think about. To get the best outcome with MAT, choosing a Suboxone doctor that provides attentive treatment is important for success. Talk with the physician and inquire regarding how closely they monitor their clients, if they ever allow patients to self-manage taking doses, and the length of time before they typically start allowing patients to self-administer multiple doses.

Availability, distance, and office hours are also main factors to consider when looking for a Suboxone doctor. Due to limits on the number of patients a physician can see, it may be challenging to located a qualified physician in or near Pilot Point, 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 assist you in locating a physician who works well for you and who is currently accepting new patients.

Positive Outcomes with Suboxone Maintenance and Medication Assisted Detoxification

The success of Suboxone treatment varies from person to person. However, most can agree that Suboxone is the most effective medically assisted detox option to battle opioid addiction. In regard to Suboxone as medication assisted treatment, research has proven that like methadone there is still a possibility of abuse. With these types of risks, it is greatly recommended by Suboxone physicians that medication assisted treatment is monitored closely to increase the likelihood of success. Again, the most successful patients that are able to overcome opioid addiction due so by combining medication assisted treatment and inpatient programs, outpatient programs, orevidence-based options. Despite the stigma that the recovery community may often face, lots of people believe the research is clear and that medication assisted treatment can lead to recovery!

Alternatives to Suboxone Treatment in Pilot Point, AK

The drug Suboxone is made up of of two substances. Those substances are buprenorphine and naloxone, and the use of these 2 substances together has been approved by the FDA to treat opioid addiction. However, over the past few years Suboxone has received significant criticism due to the risks of addicts becoming addicted to this drug. We have also seen a rise of patients in Suboxone treatment programs Pilot Point, AK having unintended overdoses. As a result, this has triggered others to seek alternative options. Other options patients have tried include methadone, abstinence, Subutex, or vivitrol. There are many options available and each person should look into each option available with their doctor before determining which will be most effective to beat opioid addiction.

Selecting a Suboxone Doctor in Alaska

When selecting a Suboxone doctor in Alaska one should first do their research on the options that are available and covered by their insurance provider. In addition to finding financially viable doctors, make sure they are qualified. Qualified doctors and mid-level practitioners in the U.S. must have an X-license in order for them to prescribe Suboxone to individuals battling opioid addiction. 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 on Suboxone.

Success Rates of Suboxone Maintenance and Medically Assisted Detox

An addictive drug in itself, it is widely debated on whether Suboxone actually helps individuals who are dependant on opioids. Some patients 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 reduced rate while on Suboxone, but only 8.6% showed abstinence once the Suboxone treatment had` ceased. Other studies did not show long term recovery with a less than 10% success rate once treatment ceased, including cases where additional treatments where provided concurrently.

Alternatives to Suboxone Treatment in Alaska

Addiction is one of the many diseases without a cure. Consequently, there is a lot of debate regarding what the best treatment plan 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.' To sum it up, the debate it ongoing; however, when following the care of a qualified Suboxone Doctor in Alaska, the probability of success goes up greatly.