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Below is a comprehensive directory of suboxone doctors in Shageluk, Alaska. Read more about Shageluk suboxone treatment or click here to browse your local subxone doctors.

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About Shageluk, AK Suboxone Doctors

Suboxone, also known as Buprenorphine, is a conventional medication used for opioid dependence treatment. Doctors who prescribe Suboxone will often also suggest tandem involvement in Substance Abuse Treatment, or 12 Step Program. Suboxone can be administered many ways; the most common include a sublingual strip, a transdermal patch, a subcutaneous injection, or a subdermal implant.

Nadege Nerette PA
430 Main StreetPO Box 1908
Bethel, AK
148.08 miles from the center of Shageluk, AK

Dr. Nicholas Flickinger MD
700 Chief Eddie Hoffman Highway
Bethel, AK
148.32 miles from the center of Shageluk, AK

William Ford NP
700 Chief Eddie Hoffman Hwy
Bethel, AK
148.32 miles from the center of Shageluk, AK

Cameron Mortensen PA
700 Chief Eddie Hoffman Highway
Bethel, AK
148.32 miles from the center of Shageluk, AK

Dr. Kimberly Whitaker MD
580 Cheif Eddie Hoffman Highway
Bethel, AK
148.84 miles from the center of Shageluk, AK

Dr. David Compton MD
700 Chief Hoffman HighwayPO Box 278
Bethel, AK
148.84 miles from the center of Shageluk, AK

Nicholas White NP
700 Chief Eddie Hoffman HighwayPO Box 529
Bethel, AK
148.84 miles from the center of Shageluk, AK

Luvae Southerland PA
1322 Calista DriveApartment A4
Bethel, AK
148.84 miles from the center of Shageluk, AK

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

Melinda Miller NP
1000 Polovina TpkPO Box 148
Saint Paul, AK
230.49 miles from the center of Shageluk, AK

Arnold Loera
Bristol Bay Area Health Corporation 6000 Kanakanak Road
Dillingham, AK
253.21 miles from the center of Shageluk, AK

Jared Wallace
11595 Kenai Spur Highway
Kenai, AK
308.97 miles from the center of Shageluk, AK

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

Kelli Vicek NP
805 Frontage Road
Kenai, AK
309.19 miles from the center of Shageluk, AK

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

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

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

Dr. John Anderson MD
265 Binkley
Soldotna, AK
316.52 miles from the center of Shageluk, AK

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Kristina Finkenbinder NP
15765 Kingsley Road
Ninilchik, AK
317.95 miles from the center of Shageluk, AK

MariLynn Mulheron NP
915 West Northern Lights Boulevard
Anchorage, AK
329.86 miles from the center of Shageluk, AK

Jenifer Swigart NP
915 W. Northern Lights Boulevard
Anchorage, AK
329.86 miles from the center of Shageluk, AK

Choosing a Shageluk Suboxone Doctor

When choosing a Suboxone Doctor in Shageluk, AK there are a few important factors to consider. To ensure success via MAT, working with a physician that monitors your progress closely is key to achieving lasting recovery. Talk with the physician and ask them their Suboxone treatment practices, if they typically allow clients to self-manage taking doses, and the length of time before they might begin sending clients home with multiple doses.

Availability, distance, and office hours are also important factors to consider when searching for a physician. Because of limits on the number of patients a physician can see, it may be difficult to find a qualified physician in or near Shageluk, 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 selecting a physician is a good match for your needs and who is currently taking new patients.

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, mostly depending on the quality of care. Not all Suboxone Doctors or Medically Assisted Detoxes are the same. Unfortunately, the healthcare industry is rampant with fraud, 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.

Treatment via a Suboxone doctor can be paid for via insurance or cash pay. Always speak 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 certain you specifically inquire about what additional out of pocket costs may be associated. Finally, always reach out to your insurance to determine your deductible, out of pockets, and copays prior to going to the Suboxone Doctor in Shageluk, AK.

Alternatives to Suboxone Treatment in Shageluk, AK

The pharmaceutical substance 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 to address opioid addiction. However, over the past few years this drug has received a lot of scrutiny because of the possibility of addiction to Subxone. There has also been an increase observed of people in MAT programs Shageluk, AK having accidental overdoses. As a result, this has triggered others to look for other options. Other options people have tried include methadone, going cold turkey, Subutex, or vivitrol. There are many options available and each individual should research every option available with their physician before choosing which will be most effective to beat opioid addiction.

Choosing a Alaska Suboxone Doctor

When selecting a Suboxone Doctor in Alaska there are numerous factors to consider. To ensure success via medication assisted treatment, working with a practitioner that provides attentive care is an imperative aspect of recovery. Talk with the Suboxone doctor and inquire regarding 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.

A few common factors that are important to consider when searching for a license practitioner include whether they are accepting new patients, how far they are from the patient, and if their office hours are good for with the addict’s schedule As a result of limits on the number of patients a Suboxone doctor can see, it may be difficult to find a qualified Suboxone doctor in or near Alaska. However, if you have numerous personal responsibilities, then driving a long distance every day for your Suboxone treatment may be difficult. Our directory or helpline can assist you in finding a Suboxone doctor whose location and office hours work well for you and who is currently accepting new patients.

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, frequently 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. A trusted Suboxone doctor is suggested to increase the likelihood of success with MAT assisted treatment.

Suboxone Doctors will either accept insurance or cash 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 they do accept your insurance, make certain you ask them what additional out of pocket costs may be associated. Lastly, always call your insurance to confirm your deductible, out of pockets, and copays before going to the Suboxone Doctor in Alaska.

Alternatives to Suboxone Treatment in Alaska

Suboxone is only one of a multitude of treatment options for those addicted to opioids. There are alternative medication assisted treatments that have historically been used in Alaska for opioid addiction treatment, including methadone and Naltrexone. These medications might be available to you but have different regulations. For example, methadone can only be administered at a licensed methadone clinic and not by an individual practitioner. For people who are ready to find recovery and who have access to a safe and supportive living situation, these MAT options might work for you.

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

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

Addicts who may not be able to receive Suboxone treatment, unmedicated detox may be the only alternative option. Addicts 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 help from a Alaska opioid detoxification center that can provide continuous care and monitoring.