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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: Chelatna Lodge, Susitna, Petersville, and Trapper Creek. Click here for Skwentna rehab centers.

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About Skwentna, AK Suboxone Doctors

Suboxone, or Buprenorphine, is a commonly use medication used for opioid dependence treatment. Doctors who prescribe Suboxone will often also recommend 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.

Dr. Maria Freeman MD
Algone Interventional Pain Clinic3190 East Meridian Loop, Ste 207
Wasilla, AK
61.9 miles from the center of Skwentna, AK

Dr. Susanne Dillon MD
1363 W Spruce Avenue
Wasilla, AK
61.9 miles from the center of Skwentna, AK

Dr. Roger Swingle MD
1944 East Stallion Circle
Wasilla, AK
61.9 miles from the center of Skwentna, AK

Ellen Kohler Krava NP
5431 E Mayflower Lane Unit 4
Wasilla, AK
61.9 miles from the center of Skwentna, AK

Janine Stitt NP
645 North Jessica Brooke Circle
Wasilla, AK
61.9 miles from the center of Skwentna, AK

Charlene Hill
1001 Knik Goose Bay Road
Wasilla, AK
61.9 miles from the center of Skwentna, AK

Greg Wilkinson
3190 E Meridian Park Loop Suite 207
Wasilla, AK
61.9 miles from the center of Skwentna, AK

Dr. David Chisholm MD
500 East Swanson Avenue
Wasilla, AK
62.73 miles from the center of Skwentna, AK

Jolie Miller NP
1001 South Knik-Goose Bay Road
Wasilla, AK
62.89 miles from the center of Skwentna, AK

Peggy Downing
3505 E. Meridian Park LoopSte. 100
Wasilla, AK
64.74 miles from the center of Skwentna, AK

Malisa Moss
3505 E. Meridian Park LoopSuite 100
Wasilla, AK
64.74 miles from the center of Skwentna, AK

Kimberley Aikey
1400 E. 4th Avenue
Anchorage, AK
66.37 miles from the center of Skwentna, AK

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

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

Dr. David Brauner DO
121 West Fireweed Lane
Anchorage, AK
66.84 miles from the center of Skwentna, AK

Virginia Walker NP
3221 Montclaire Ct
Anchorage, AK
66.99 miles from the center of Skwentna, AK

Dr. Steven Johnson MD
500 E. Benson Boulevard#103
Anchorage, AK
67.29 miles from the center of Skwentna, AK

Kris Kile NP
2751 Debarr Road
Anchorage, AK
67.34 miles from the center of Skwentna, AK

Dr. Ruth Dukoff MD
Chris Kyle Patriots Hospital1650 South Bragaw Street
Anchorage, AK
67.4 miles from the center of Skwentna, AK

Dr. Michael Alcorn MD
2530 Debarr Road
Anchorage, AK
67.42 miles from the center of Skwentna, AK

Nicholas Van Lith
2925 Debarr Road, Building D, Suite 240
Anchorage, AK
67.42 miles from the center of Skwentna, AK

Dr. Anne Musser DO
1201 East 36th Avenue
Anchorage, AK
67.87 miles from the center of Skwentna, AK

Chelsey Jacobs PA
1201 E. 36th Avenue
Anchorage, AK
67.87 miles from the center of Skwentna, AK

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

Dr. Darren Lewis MD
2211 East Northern Lights Boulevard
Anchorage, AK
67.92 miles from the center of Skwentna, AK

Rachel Samuelson MD
4951 Business Park Boulevard
Anchorage, AK
67.94 miles from the center of Skwentna, AK

Dr. Kenneth Boomgaard MD
AA Spine and Pain Clinic4100 Lake Otis Parkway, Suite 208 and 216
Anchorage, AK
67.94 miles from the center of Skwentna, AK

Dr. John Zipperer Jr MD
12641 Old Glenn HwyUnit 101
Eagle River, AK
67.96 miles from the center of Skwentna, AK

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

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

Finding a Suboxone Doctor in Skwentna, AK

When selecting a Suboxone doctor in Skwentna, AK one should first do their research on the options that are available 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 America must have an have a particular license, referred to as an x-license, to be able to prescribe Suboxone to individuals battling opioid addiction. Patients should also enroll in additional treatment programs that encourage recovery, such as outpatient programs, or other evidence-based treatment options to increase success while partaking in medication assisted treatment.

Success Rates of Suboxone Maintenance and Medically Assisted Detox

An addictive drug in itself, there is lots of uncertainty on whether Suboxone truly works to treat opioid addiction. Some doctors have reported great success with Suboxone treatment, whereas others did not. One study reported that 49% of participants abused prescription painkillers at a decreased rate while on Suboxone, but only 8.6% showed 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 concurrently.

Alternatives to Suboxone Treatment in Skwentna, AK

Suboxone is only one of a multitude of treatment options for opioid addiction. There are alternative medication assisted treatments that have previously been used in Skwentna, AK to treat addiction to opiates, including methadone and Naltrexone. These medications might be available to you but have different regulations. For example, only methadone clinics can administer methadone. For individuals who are motivated to get clean and who have a supportive home environment or who live in a sober house, these MAT options could be right 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
  • Drug interactions with other medications
  • Past abuse of methadone or Suboxone

Addicts who are not a solid candidate for Suboxone treatment, unmedicated detox may be the only alternative option. Addicts who plan to take this route, they can expect intense flu-like withdrawal symptoms and intense cravings. It is highly recommended to get help from a Skwentna, AK opioid detoxification facility that can assist in managing these symptoms.

Choosing a Alaska Suboxone Doctor

There is no shortage of options when choosing a Suboxone Doctor in Alaska. Selecting a physician for Suboxone or Buprenorphine can be cumbersome, and it is critical to do your research. Suboxone is a prescription, and like many other medications, abuse is common. This is why it is imperative to get lots of information and get all of your questions answered. Suboxone does not cure addiction, but it can play a major role in the recovery process. If you are searching for a Suboxone Doctor in Alaska, always make sure that they match your needs in every way.

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, the healthcare industry is packed with fraud, and even the Suboxone Maintenance industry is not an exception to this. A reputable Suboxone doctor is advised to improve the chances of success with MAT assisted treatment.

Treatment via a Suboxone doctor can be paid for by insurance or self pay. Learn what your payment options are by contacting your Suboxone Doctor’s office. Remember that depending on the doctor, even if they accept insurance, they may not accept yours. If your doctor is in-network with your provider, make sure you ask them what additional out of pocket costs may be associated. Lastly, always contact 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

The pharmaceutical substance Suboxone is made up of 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 treatment has received a great deal of scrutiny because of the possibility of addiction to Subxone. There has also been an increase observed of individuals in Suboxone treatment programs Alaska having unintended overdoses. Due to this it has triggered others to seek other options. Other options individuals have tried include methadone, abstinence, Subutex, or vivitrol. Various options are available and each patient should look into each option available with their physician before determining which will be most effective to overcome opioid addiction.