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Below is a comprehensive directory of suboxone doctors in Summit, Alaska. Read more about Summit 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: Cantwell, Colorado, Denali Park, and Garner. Click here for Summit rehab centers.

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About Summit, AK Suboxone Doctors

Suboxone, or Buprenorphine, is a commonly use medication used to treat Opioid Dependence. In an ideal situation, Suboxone would be prescribed by a Physician, in addition to a Substance Abuse Treatment, or 12 Step Program. Buprenorphine can be administered many ways; the most common are:

  • Under the tongue as a Suboxone Sublingual Strip
  • 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
Brian Robb PA
Gateway to Recovery650 Younker Ct
Fairbanks, AK
110.6 miles from the center of Summit, AK

Dr. Eiluned Hogenson MD
1919 Lathrop StreetSuite 222
Fairbanks, AK
111.6 miles from the center of Summit, AK

Stephen Odegard MD
1717 W Cowles Street
Fairbanks, AK
111.74 miles from the center of Summit, AK

Benjamin Turman PA
1717 W Cowles Street
Fairbanks, AK
111.74 miles from the center of Summit, AK

Tammy Webb PA
1717 West Cowles Street
Fairbanks, AK
111.74 miles from the center of Summit, AK

Kati Tuma
1717 West Cowles Street
Fairbanks, AK
111.74 miles from the center of Summit, AK

Lance Dunlop
1650 Cowles Street
Fairbanks, AK
111.76 miles from the center of Summit, AK

Dianna Kristeller NP
1650 W. Cowles Street
Fairbanks, AK
111.78 miles from the center of Summit, AK

Robert Hilleman PA
1221 Noble Street
Faibanks , AK
112.43 miles from the center of Summit, AK

Alisa Alexander
1717 Cowles Street
Fairbanks, AK
112.47 miles from the center of Summit, AK

Dr. Milton Wright DO
1001 Noble Street
Fairbanks, AK
112.53 miles from the center of Summit, AK

Stephannie Christian PA
201 1st Avenue Suite 200
Fairbanks, AK
112.87 miles from the center of Summit, AK

Peter Dillon Jr
570 Riverstone Way,, Ste #3
Fairbanks , AK
112.9 miles from the center of Summit, AK

Peter Dillon Jr
570 Riverstone Way, Ste. #3
Fairbanks, AK
112.9 miles from the center of Summit, AK

Dr. Barbara Creighton MD
Tanana Valley Clinic1001 Noble
Fairbanks, AK
112.9 miles from the center of Summit, AK

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

Dr. Bruck Clift MD
1901 North Hemmer Road
Palmer, AK
119.67 miles from the center of Summit, AK

Kristine Jakiemiec PA
561 S Denali STE E
Palmer, AK
119.67 miles from the center of Summit, AK

Dr. Jaron Coombs
2500 Woodworth LoopEmergency Department
Palmer, AK
119.67 miles from the center of Summit, AK

Jeffrey Copeland
2250 Woodworth LoopSuite 1100
Palmer, AK
119.67 miles from the center of Summit, AK

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Charlene Hill
1001 Knik Goose Bay Road
Wasilla, AK
121.48 miles from the center of Summit, AK

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

Choosing a Summit Suboxone Doctor

There are plenty of options when searching for a Suboxone Doctor in Summit, AK. Selecting a physician for Suboxone or Buprenorphine can be cumbersome, and it is imperative to do your research. Suboxone is a medication, and like many other medications, abuse is common. Therefore, you and your loved ones must be asking the right questions. Suboxone is not a cure for addiction, but it can play a major role in the recovery process. If you are searching for a Suboxone Doctor in Summit, AK, always make sure that they match what you are looking for.

Success Rates of Suboxone Maintenance and Medically Assisted Detox

The success rates of Suboxone and Medically Assisted Detox fluctuate considerably, 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 no exception. To encourage a higher success rate during Suboxone Maintenance, we suggest using a trusted Suboxone Doctor.

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 they do take your coverage, make certain you ask them what additional out of pocket costs may be associated. Finally, always call your insurance to check your deductible, out of pockets, and copays prior to going to the Suboxone Doctor in Summit, AK.

Alternatives to Suboxone Treatment in Summit, AK

Suboxone is only one of the multiple treatment options for opioid addiction. There are alternative drugs that have historically been used in Summit, AK 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 motivated to get clean and who have a supportive home environment or who live in a sober house, these medically assisted treatment options might work for you.

There are contraindications for the use of Suboxone for opioid addiction treatment. These include, but are not limited to:

  • Recent thoughts of suicide
  • 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 good 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 highly advised to get admitted to a Summit, AK opioid detox center that can provide continuous care and monitoring.

Choosing a Alaska Suboxone Doctor

There are plenty of options when choosing a Suboxone Doctor in Alaska. Choosing a Doctor for Suboxone or Buprenorphine can be difficult, and it is important to get the proper information. Suboxone is a pharmaceutical drug, and like many other medications, abuse is common. This is why it is critical to get lots of information and get all of your questions answered. Suboxone is not a cure for 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 medically, clinically, and financially.

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 addicts have said to have experienced great success with Suboxone treatment, whereas others did not. One study reported that 49% of participants abused prescription painkillers at a reduced rate while on Suboxone, but only 8.6% exhibited success once the Suboxone treatment had` ceased. Other studies have shown similar relapse rates of about 90%, including cases where additional treatments where provided concurrently.

Alternatives to Suboxone Treatment in Alaska

Addiction, like other diseases, does not have a cure yet. As a result, there is a lot of debate regarding what the best approach to treatment. 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. Very simply, the jury is still out; however, when following the recommendations of a reliable Suboxone Doctor in Alaska, the likelihood of success improves tremendously.