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About Port Armstrong, AK Suboxone Doctors

Suboxone is a substance offered as medication assisted treatment (MAT) as an alternative to the drug methadone. In place of methadone, which is typically administered by going to a methadone clinic daily, Suboxone prescriptions can be issued by licensed Suboxone doctors in Port Armstrong, AK. Suboxone was the first substance that passed government regulations to be prescribed by a doctor to treat opioid addiction. This has increased the resource and treatment options available to people in Port Armstrong, AK seeking opioid addiction treatment.

Dr. Mark Tuccillo DO
P.O. Box 556
Petersburg, AK
55.56 miles from the center of Port Armstrong, AK

Dr. Kristofor Sargent MD
PO Box 365
Petersburg, AK
55.56 miles from the center of Port Armstrong, AK

Dr. Kimberly Capp DO
222 Tongass Drive
Sitka, AK
58.41 miles from the center of Port Armstrong, AK

Dr. Lisa Antonio MD
222 Tongass Drive
Sitka, AK
58.41 miles from the center of Port Armstrong, AK

Dr. John Baciocco MD
222 Tongass Drive
Sitka, AK
58.41 miles from the center of Port Armstrong, AK

Dr. Valerie Edwards MD
222 Tongass Drive
Sitka, AK
58.41 miles from the center of Port Armstrong, AK

Guillermo Espinoza
222 Tongass Drive
Sitka, AK
58.41 miles from the center of Port Armstrong, AK

Dr. Robert Hunter Jr MD
700 Katlian StreetSuite E
Sitka, AK
68.31 miles from the center of Port Armstrong, AK

Selina Burt DO
PO Box 589 103 Fram Street
Petersburg, AK
74.19 miles from the center of Port Armstrong, AK

Dr. Jennifer Hyer MD
Petersburg Medical Center103 Fram Street, P.O. Box 589
Petersburg, AK
74.19 miles from the center of Port Armstrong, AK

Dr. Kristofor Sargent MD
Petersburg Medical Center103 Fram Street
Petersburg, AK
74.19 miles from the center of Port Armstrong, AK

Dr. Thomas Wendel MD
7300 Klawock Hollis HighwayPO Box 69
Klawock, AK
79.61 miles from the center of Port Armstrong, AK

David Brown NP
6488 Klawock-Hollis HighwayAPT 310
Klawock, AK
79.77 miles from the center of Port Armstrong, AK

Dr. Buck Bania MD
232 Wood StreetPO Box 1231
Wrangell, AK
88.14 miles from the center of Port Armstrong, AK

Dr. Victor Harrison MD
232 Wood Street
Wrangell, AK
88.14 miles from the center of Port Armstrong, AK

Donna Paul NP
232 Wood Street
Wrangell, AK
88.14 miles from the center of Port Armstrong, AK

Dr. Kevin Hall
3528 Tongass Ave
Ketchikan, AK
132.29 miles from the center of Port Armstrong, AK

Helen Klein NP
Legacy Health Clinic, LLC3524 Tongass Avenue
Ketchikan, AK
132.3 miles from the center of Port Armstrong, AK

Sarah Bass
3524 Tongass Avenue
Ketchikan, AK
132.3 miles from the center of Port Armstrong, AK

Jessica Pilcher
3524 Tongass Avenue
Ketchikan, AK
132.3 miles from the center of Port Armstrong, AK

Maureen Northway NP
130 Carlanna Lake Road Suite 201
Ketchikan, AK
132.51 miles from the center of Port Armstrong, AK

Dr. Wynelle Snow MD
21 Jefferson Way Suite 201
Ketchikan, AK
132.6 miles from the center of Port Armstrong, AK

Pamela Rogers NP
2960 Tonguss Avenue
Ketchikan, AK
132.6 miles from the center of Port Armstrong, AK

Meghan Lindquist PA
201 D Street
Juneau, AK
137.18 miles from the center of Port Armstrong, AK

Dr. Paul Topol MD
2 Marine WaySuite 204
Juneau, AK
138.69 miles from the center of Port Armstrong, AK

David Moore NP
225 Front Street Suite 202
Juneau, AK
138.78 miles from the center of Port Armstrong, AK

Casey Ploof NP
225 FRONT ST, STE 202
Juneau, AK
138.78 miles from the center of Port Armstrong, AK

Dr. Shirley Workman
SEARHC Behavioral Health3100 Channel Drive, Suite 300
Juneau, AK
140.45 miles from the center of Port Armstrong, AK

Dr. Janice Heaton-Sheufelt MD
3100 Channel DriveSuite 301
Juneau, AK
140.49 miles from the center of Port Armstrong, AK

Dr. Katherine Wollner MD
3100 Channel DriveSuite 300
Juneau, AK
140.49 miles from the center of Port Armstrong, AK

Choosing a Port Armstrong Suboxone Doctor

When looking for a Suboxone Doctor in Port Armstrong, AK there are a few important factors to consider. To ensure success via MAT, choosing a practitioner that monitors your progress closely is imperative for success. Speak with the Suboxone doctor and ask them their Suboxone treatment practices, if they typically allow clients to take a few doses of Suboxone home to be self-administered, and how long before they typically start allowing patients to self-administer multiple doses.

Some common factors that are smart to consider when looking for a physician include whether they are accepting new patients, how far they are from the patient, and if their office hours align with the individual’s schedule As a result of limits on the number of patients a Suboxone doctor can treat, it may be challenging to located a qualified Suboxone doctor in or near Port Armstrong, AK. However, if you have various personal responsibilities, then driving a long distance every day for your Suboxone treatment might not be practical. Our directory or helpline can assist you in locating a Suboxone doctor is a good match for your needs and who is currently accepting new patients.

Success Rates of Suboxone Maintenance and Medically Assisted Detox

Success rates of Suboxone maintenance vary from person to person. However, most can agree that Suboxone is the most successful pharmaceutical 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 possibility of abuse. Due to the risk of abuse, it is highly recommended by prescribing doctors that medication assisted treatment is monitored closely to ensure the highest success rates. Again, the most successful individuals that achieve long-term sobriety from opioid addiction due so by combining medication assisted treatment and inpatient programs, outpatient programs, orevidence-based options. In spite of the stigma that the recovery community may often face, lots of people believe the research is clear and that Suboxone works!

Alternatives to Suboxone Treatment in Port Armstrong, AK

The opioid addiction treatment medication Suboxone is a combination 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, in recent years this medication has received significant criticism due to the risks of addicts developing an addiction to this drug. We have also seen a rise of addicts in Suboxone treatment programs Port Armstrong, AK having accidental overdoses. As a result, this has prompted others to search for other options. Other options addicts have considered include methadone, abstinence, Subutex, or vivitrol. There are many options available and each individual should investigate every option available with their physician before .

Selecting a Suboxone Doctor in Alaska

When choosing a Suboxone doctor in Alaska a good place to start is to research the options that are available and covered by health insurance. After compiling a list of resources that make sure the physicians are qualified. Qualified doctors and mid-level practitioners in America 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 partaking in medication assisted treatment.

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 addicts 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 signs of recovery once the Suboxone treatment had` ceased. Other studies have shown similar relapse rates of about 90%, including cases where behavioral therapy was provided alongside Suboxone treatment.

Alternatives to Suboxone Treatment in Alaska

Addiction, like other diseases, does not have a cure yet. As a result, 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.' In summary, there isn’t a consensus; however, when following the recommendations of a trusted Suboxone Doctor in Alaska, the chance of success improves exponentially.