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Below is a comprehensive directory of suboxone doctors in Port Clarence, Alaska. Read more about Port Clarence 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: Teller, Brevig Mission, Tin City, and Wales. Click here for Port Clarence rehab centers.

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About Port Clarence, AK Suboxone Doctors

Suboxone, or Buprenorphine, is a regularly prescribed drug used to treat Opioid Dependence. In an ideal situation, Suboxone would be prescribed by a Physician, in conjunction with Substance Abuse Treatment, or 12 Step Program. Buprenorphine is munfactured in many forms; the most common include a sublingual strip, a transdermal patch, a subcutaneous injection, or a subdermal implant.

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

Dr. Cortney Hess MD
103 Fram StreetP.O. Box 589
Petersburg, AK
189.64 miles from the center of Port Clarence, AK

Dr. Kristel Rush MD
705 2nd StreetPO Box 2290
Cordova, AK
189.64 miles from the center of Port Clarence, AK

Lori Jackson NP
934 Main StreetPO Box 934
Saint George Island, AK
189.64 miles from the center of Port Clarence, AK

Dr. Kimberly Whitaker MD
580 Cheif Eddie Hoffman Highway
Bethel, AK
336.74 miles from the center of Port Clarence, AK

Dr. David Compton MD
700 Chief Hoffman HighwayPO Box 278
Bethel, AK
336.74 miles from the center of Port Clarence, AK

Nicholas White NP
700 Chief Eddie Hoffman HighwayPO Box 529
Bethel, AK
336.74 miles from the center of Port Clarence, AK

Luvae Southerland PA
1322 Calista DriveApartment A4
Bethel, AK
336.74 miles from the center of Port Clarence, AK

Dr. Nicholas Flickinger MD
700 Chief Eddie Hoffman Highway
Bethel, AK
336.93 miles from the center of Port Clarence, AK

William Ford NP
700 Chief Eddie Hoffman Hwy
Bethel, AK
336.93 miles from the center of Port Clarence, AK

Cameron Mortensen PA
700 Chief Eddie Hoffman Highway
Bethel, AK
336.93 miles from the center of Port Clarence, AK

Nadege Nerette PA
430 Main StreetPO Box 1908
Bethel, AK
336.93 miles from the center of Port Clarence, AK

Melinda Miller NP
1000 Polovina TpkPO Box 148
Saint Paul, AK
385.08 miles from the center of Port Clarence, AK

Arnold Loera
Bristol Bay Area Health Corporation 6000 Kanakanak Road
Dillingham, AK
496.89 miles from the center of Port Clarence, AK

Stephen Odegard MD
1717 W Cowles Street
Fairbanks, AK
554.35 miles from the center of Port Clarence, AK

Benjamin Turman PA
1717 W Cowles Street
Fairbanks, AK
554.35 miles from the center of Port Clarence, AK

Tammy Webb PA
1717 West Cowles Street
Fairbanks, AK
554.35 miles from the center of Port Clarence, AK

Kati Tuma
1717 West Cowles Street
Fairbanks, AK
554.35 miles from the center of Port Clarence, AK

Dianna Kristeller NP
1650 W. Cowles Street
Fairbanks, AK
554.41 miles from the center of Port Clarence, AK

Dr. Eiluned Hogenson MD
1919 Lathrop StreetSuite 222
Fairbanks, AK
554.41 miles from the center of Port Clarence, AK

Lance Dunlop
1650 Cowles Street
Fairbanks, AK
554.51 miles from the center of Port Clarence, AK

Alisa Alexander
1717 Cowles Street
Fairbanks, AK
554.56 miles from the center of Port Clarence, AK

Stephannie Christian PA
201 1st Avenue Suite 200
Fairbanks, AK
555.13 miles from the center of Port Clarence, AK

Dr. Milton Wright DO
1001 Noble Street
Fairbanks, AK
555.17 miles from the center of Port Clarence, AK

Robert Hilleman PA
1221 Noble Street
Faibanks , AK
555.2 miles from the center of Port Clarence, AK

Brian Robb PA
Gateway to Recovery650 Younker Ct
Fairbanks, AK
555.58 miles from the center of Port Clarence, AK

Peter Dillon Jr
570 Riverstone Way,, Ste #3
Fairbanks , AK
557.72 miles from the center of Port Clarence, AK

Peter Dillon Jr
570 Riverstone Way, Ste. #3
Fairbanks, AK
557.72 miles from the center of Port Clarence, AK

Dr. Barbara Creighton MD
Tanana Valley Clinic1001 Noble
Fairbanks, AK
557.72 miles from the center of Port Clarence, AK

Dr. Mark Simon MD
Tanana Valley Clinic Addiction Medicine 570 Riverstone Way, Suite #3
Fairbanks, AK
557.72 miles from the center of Port Clarence, AK

Choosing a Port Clarence Suboxone Doctor

When in search for a Suboxone Doctor in Port Clarence, AK there are several factors to think about. To get the best success with MAT, finding a physician that provides attentive care is key to achieving lasting recovery. Talk with the physician and ask them their Suboxone treatment practices, if they typically allow patients to take a few doses of Suboxone home to be self-administered, and the length of time before they typically start allowing patients to self-administer multiple doses.

A few common factors that are smart to consider when in search of a physician include whether they are taking new patients, their office proximity to the patient’s house, and if their office hours align with the addict’s schedule Due to limits on the number of patients a physician can see, it may be challenging to identify a qualified physician in or near Port Clarence, AK. However, if you have various personal responsibilities, then driving across town for your Suboxone treatment might not be practical. Our directory or helpline can assist you in finding a physician whose location and office hours work well for you and who is currently taking new patients.

Success Rates of Suboxone Maintenance and Medically Assisted Detox

An addictive drug in itself, it is commonly argued on whether Suboxone truly works to treat opioid addiction. Some addicts have reported great success with Suboxone treatment, but others were not as lucky. One study reported that 49% of participants abused prescription painkillers at a decreased rate while on Suboxone, but only 8.6% showed success 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 behavioral therapy was provided concurrently.

Alternatives to Suboxone Treatment in Port Clarence, AK

Suboxone is only one of numerous treatment options for opioid addiction. There are alternative substances that have previously been used in Port Clarence, 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 people who are determined to break free from addiction and who have access to a safe and supportive living environment, these MAT options might work 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 dual diagnosis
  • Pregnancy
  • alcohol use disorder
  • Previous adverse reaction to Suboxone
  • Drug interactions with other medications
  • Previous abuse of medication assisted treatments

Addicts who are not a good candidate for Suboxone treatment, going cold turkey may be the only alternative option. Addicts who plan to go through a clean-slate withdrawal can expect intense flu-like withdrawal symptoms and intense cravings. It is strongly advised to seek treatment from a Port Clarence, AK opioid detoxification facility that can assist in managing these symptoms.

Selecting a Suboxone Doctor in Alaska

When searching for a Suboxone doctor in Alaska the first thing to do is to research the options that are available and covered by your health care insurance. After compiling a list of resources that meet your financial criteria make sure the doctors are qualified. Qualified medical doctors and mid-level practitioners in America must have an have a particular license, referred to as an x-license, to be able to prescribe Suboxone as a medication for opioid addiction treatment. 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 ensure the most effective results while partaking in medication assisted treatment.

Positive Outcomes with Suboxone Maintenance and Medically Assisted Detox

Success rates of Suboxone maintenance vary from individual to individual. However, it is widely accepted that Suboxone is the most successful medically assisted detox option to battle opioid addiction. In regard to Suboxone as medication assisted treatment, research has determined that similar to methadone there is still a risk for abuse. With these types of risks, it is greatly advised by Suboxone physicians that MAT 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. Despite the stigma that the recovery community may often face, many believe the research is clear and that medication assisted treatment can create success stories!

Alternatives to Suboxone Treatment in Alaska

Addiction is one of the many diseases that does not have a cure. As a result, there is a lot of chatter regarding what the best approach to treatment. 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, there isn’t a consensus; however, when following the care of a trusted Suboxone Doctor in Alaska, the probability of success improves greatly.