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Below is a comprehensive directory of suboxone doctors in Ridgeway, Alaska. Read more about Ridgeway 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: Soldotna, Kenai, Sterling, and Kalifornsky. Click here for Ridgeway rehab centers.

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About Ridgeway, AK Suboxone Doctors

Suboxone, or Buprenorphine, is a commonly use substance used to treat Opioid Dependence. Physicians who prescribe Suboxone will often also recommend tandem involvement in Substance Abuse Treatment, or 12 Step Program. Buprenorphine is munfactured in many forms; 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
Kathryn Flores NP
Central Peninsula Hospital, Care Transitions354 Tyee St.
Soldotna, AK
2.62 miles from the center of Ridgeway, AK

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

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

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

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

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

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

Dr. John Anderson MD
265 Binkley
Soldotna, AK
3.68 miles from the center of Ridgeway, AK

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

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

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

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

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

Kelli Vicek NP
805 Frontage Road
Kenai, AK
7.9 miles from the center of Ridgeway, AK

Jared Wallace
11595 Kenai Spur Highway
Kenai, AK
8.11 miles from the center of Ridgeway, AK

Kristina Finkenbinder NP
15765 Kingsley Road
Ninilchik, AK
40.13 miles from the center of Ridgeway, AK

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

Dr. John Scanlon DO
Dept of Veterans Affairs3001 C Street
Anchorage, AK
55.83 miles from the center of Ridgeway, AK

Walter Argueta
Eastern Aleutian Tribes3380 C Street, Suite 100
Anchorage, AK
55.83 miles from the center of Ridgeway, AK

Cameron Spivey
Eastern Aleutian Tribes3380 C Street, Suite 100
Anchorage, AK
55.83 miles from the center of Ridgeway, AK

Connie Pomerantz NP
1301 Huffman Road Ste 205
Anchorage, AK
56.18 miles from the center of Ridgeway, AK

Dr. Steven Deitch MD
Alaska Neurology Center1100 E. Dimond Boulevard
Anchorage, AK
57.87 miles from the center of Ridgeway, AK

Jyll Green NP
2105 E 88th Avenue
Anchorage, AK
58.11 miles from the center of Ridgeway, AK

Dr. Alfred Lonser MD
AA Spine and Pain4100 Lake Otis Parkway, Suite 216
Anchorage, AK
58.41 miles from the center of Ridgeway, AK

Robin Ninefeldt MD
401 W International Airport RoadSuite 17
Anchorage, AK
58.68 miles from the center of Ridgeway, AK

David Ampong NP
401 W International Airport Road#27
Anchorage, AK
58.68 miles from the center of Ridgeway, AK

Tina DeMure NP
401 W. International Airport RoadSuite 17
Anchorage, AK
58.68 miles from the center of Ridgeway, AK

Rachel Samuelson MD
4951 Business Park Boulevard
Anchorage, AK
58.88 miles from the center of Ridgeway, AK

Dr. Dennis Linderman MD
Anchorage Neighborhood Health Center4951 Business park Blvd
Anchorage, AK
58.92 miles from the center of Ridgeway, AK

Virginia Walker NP
3221 Montclaire Ct
Anchorage, AK
59.53 miles from the center of Ridgeway, AK

Choosing a Suboxone Doctor in Ridgeway, AK

When searching for a Suboxone doctor in Ridgeway, AK one should first do their research on the options that are available and covered by their insurance provider. After compiling a list of resources that make sure the physicians are qualified. Qualified physicians and mid-level practitioners in the U.S. 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 ensure the most effective results while on Suboxone.

Success Rates of Suboxone Maintenance and Medically Assisted Detox

There are a lot of inconsistencies in the success rates of Suboxone and Medically Assisted Detox, usually depending on the quality of care. Not all Suboxone Doctors or Medically Assisted Detoxes are the same. Unfortunately, there is a high rate of fraud in the healthcare system, and even the Suboxone Maintenance industry is not an exception to this. To encourage an increased success rate during Suboxone Maintenance, we suggest using a trusted Suboxone Doctor.

Suboxone Doctors accept various insurance plans and cash payments. Always inquire with the Suboxone Doctor, as to what their payment options are. Keep in mind that not all doctors accept all insurance plans. If you are eligible for coverage under your insurance plan, make sure you specifically inquire about what additional out of pocket costs may be associated. Lastly, always reach out to your insurance to check your deductible, out of pockets, and copays prior to going to the Suboxone Doctor in Ridgeway, AK.

Alternatives to Suboxone Treatment in Ridgeway, AK

Suboxone is only one of the multiple treatment options for opioid addiction. There are alternative substances that have historically been used in Ridgeway, AK to treat addiction to opiates, including methadone and Naltrexone. These medications might be available to you but have different regulations. For instance, methadone can only be administered at a licensed methadone clinic and not by an individual practitioner. For people who are determined to break free from addiction and who have a supportive home environment or who live in a sober house, these medically assisted treatment options could be a good option for you.

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

  • Presence of suicidal thoughts
  • Untreated mental health disorder
  • Pregnancy
  • alcohol addiction
  • Previous allergic reaction to Suboxone
  • Taking other medications that do not react well with Suboxone
  • Past abuse of methadone or Suboxone

People who are not a solid candidate for Suboxone treatment, abstinence may be the best alternative option. People who plan to abstain from heroin use, or any other opioid, can expect severe flu-like withdrawal symptoms and severe cravings. It is strongly advised to get admitted to a Ridgeway, AK opioid detoxification facility that can provide continuous care and monitoring.

Selecting a Suboxone Doctor in Alaska

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 choices provided 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, in order for them 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.

Success Rates of Suboxone Maintenance and Medically Assisted Detox

There are a lot of inconsistencies in the success rates of Suboxone and Medically Assisted Detox, usually depending on the quality of care. Not all Suboxone Doctors or Medically Assisted Detoxes provide the same level of care. Unfortunately, there is a high rate of fraud in the healthcare system, and even the Suboxone Maintenance industry is not immune to that. A trusted Suboxone doctor is suggested to improve the chances of success with [medication assisted treatment.

Treatment via a Suboxone doctor can be paid for via insurance or self pay. Always inquire with the Suboxone Doctor, as to what their payment options are. Keep in mind that depending on the doctor, even if they accept insurance, they may not accept yours. If you are eligible for coverage under your insurance plan, make sure you specifically inquire about what additional out of pocket costs may be associated. Lastly, always contact your insurance to confirm your deductible, out of pockets, and copays prior to going to the Suboxone Doctor in Alaska.

Alternatives to Suboxone Treatment in Alaska

Addiction is one of the many diseases that does not have a cure. Consequently, there is a lot of chatter regarding what the best treatment 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 prescribed instructions of a licensed Suboxone Doctor in Alaska, you have a much greater chance of success.