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About Seldovia, AK Suboxone Doctors

Suboxone, also known as Buprenorphine, is a conventional substance used for opioid dependence treatment. Physicians who prescribe Suboxone will often also suggest tandem involvement in Substance Abuse Treatment, or 12 Step Program. Suboxone is munfactured in many forms; the most common are:

  • Suboxone Strips taken sublingually (under the tongue)
  • On the skin as a transdermal patch
  • Sublocade also offers a Subcutaneous Injection just under the skin
  • A six-month continuous delivery Probuphine subdermal implant
Dr. Roger Martinez MD
South Peninsula Hospital4300 Bartlett Street
Homer, AK
15.47 miles from the center of Seldovia, AK

Kathryn Ostrom
205 West Fairview Ave
Homer, AK
15.58 miles from the center of Seldovia, AK

Dana Whittaker NP
4136 Bartlett Street
Homer, AK
15.61 miles from the center of Seldovia, AK

Lisa Milam
4136 Bartlett Street
Homer, AK
15.61 miles from the center of Seldovia, AK

Dr. William Bell MD
4136 Bartlett
Homer, AK
15.96 miles from the center of Seldovia, AK

Jill Rife NP
4136 Bartlett
Homer, AK
15.96 miles from the center of Seldovia, AK

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

Kristina Finkenbinder NP
15765 Kingsley Road
Ninilchik, AK
41.72 miles from the center of Seldovia, AK

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

Dr. John Anderson MD
265 Binkley
Soldotna, AK
75.43 miles from the center of Seldovia, AK

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Kelli Vicek NP
805 Frontage Road
Kenai, AK
78.57 miles from the center of Seldovia, AK

Jared Wallace
11595 Kenai Spur Highway
Kenai, AK
78.63 miles from the center of Seldovia, AK

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

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

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

Dr. Brian Abbott DO
P.O. Box 365
Seward, AK
92.42 miles from the center of Seldovia, AK

Dr. Jerald Flynn Jr
P.O. Box 2816417 First Avenue
Seward, AK
92.42 miles from the center of Seldovia, AK

Evan Jones II
3449 East Rezanof Drive
Kodiak, AK
114.84 miles from the center of Seldovia, AK

Dr. Sam Chelmo MD
KANA clinic, 3449 E. Rezanof Dr
Kodiak, AK
114.84 miles from the center of Seldovia, AK

Alison Starr PA
3449 East Rezanof Drive
Kodiak , AK
114.84 miles from the center of Seldovia, AK

Dr. Curtis Mortenson MD
1911 East Rezanof Drive
Kodiak, AK
115.73 miles from the center of Seldovia, AK

Dr. David Silbergeld
1911 E Rezanof Dr.
Kodiak, AK
115.73 miles from the center of Seldovia, AK

Choosing a Seldovia Suboxone Doctor

There is no shortage of options when in the market for a Suboxone Doctor in Seldovia, AK. Choosing a physician for Suboxone or Buprenorphine can be cumbersome, and it is imperative to do your research. Suboxone is a pharmaceutical drug, and like many other medications, abuse is common. Therefore, you and your loved ones must be asking the right questions. Suboxone does not cure addiction, but it can play a major role in the recovery process. When looking for a Suboxone Doctor in Seldovia, AK, always make sure that they fit your needs medically, clinically, and financially.

Positive Outcomes with Suboxone Maintenance and Medically Assisted Detoxification

Success rates of Suboxone maintenance vary from individual to individual. However, most can agree that Suboxone is the most successful medically assisted detox option to battle opioid addiction. In regard to Suboxone as MAT, research has proven that similar to methadone there is still a risk for abuse. With these types of risks, it is highly recommended by Suboxone doctors that medication assisted treatment is monitored closely to increase the likelihood of success. Again, the greatest success rates are seen when individuals on Suboxone for opioid addiction pair MAT with other behavioral therapies andevidence-based options. Despite the stigma that the recovery community may often face, many believe the research is obvious and that MAT can create success stories!

Alternatives to Suboxone Treatment in Seldovia, AK

Addiction is one of the many diseases that does not have a cure. Consequently, there is a lot of debate regarding what the best treatment is. The dichotomy of arguments are either that abstinence is the best option or that it is better to be kept alive by Suboxone than to risk overdosing. In summary, the jury is still out; however, when following the care of a licensed Suboxone Doctor in Seldovia, AK, the likelihood of success increases greatly.

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. In addition to finding a physician you can afford, make sure they are qualified. Qualified medical doctors and mid-level practitioners in the United States 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. It is also recommended to enroll in additional treatment programs that support recovery, such as outpatient programs, or other evidence-based treatment options to increase success while completing a Suboxone treatment regimens.

Success Rates of Suboxone Maintenance and Medically Assisted Detox

An addictive drug in itself, there is significant controversy on whether Suboxone truly works to treat opioid addiction. Some patients have reported great success with Suboxone treatment, but others were not as lucky. One study reported that while on Suboxone there was a reduced rate of prescription painkiller abuse at 49%, but only 8.6% showed success once the Suboxone treatment ended. Other studies did not show long term success with a less than 10% success rate once treatment ceased, including cases where additional treatments where provided alongside Suboxone treatment.

Alternatives to Suboxone Treatment in Alaska

The medication Suboxone is a combination of two substances. Those substances 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, over the past few years this medication has received a large amount of criticism due to the risks of addicts developing an addiction to this drug. There has also been an increase observed of addicts in MAT programs Alaska having accidental overdoses. As a result, this has prompted others to seek other options. Alternative treatments addicts have considered include methadone, abstinence, Subutex, or vivitrol. There are many options available and each individual should investigate every option available with their doctor before choosing which will be most effective to overcome opioid addiction.