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

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About Sunnyside, AK Suboxone Doctors

Suboxone, or Buprenorphine, is a commonly use drug 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 include a sublingual strip, a transdermal patch, a subcutaneous injection, or a subdermal implant.

Dr. Robert Hunter Jr MD
700 Katlian StreetSuite E
Sitka, AK
63.38 miles from the center of Sunnyside, AK

Dr. John Pappenheim MD
2770 Sherwood Lane#1D
Juneau, AK
65.34 miles from the center of Sunnyside, AK

Dolores Van Bourgondien NP
8585 Old Dairy RoadSuite 200
Juneau, AK
66.53 miles from the center of Sunnyside, AK

Robert Haight MD
1944 Allen CourtMidtown Clinic
Juneau, AK
69.17 miles from the center of Sunnyside, AK

Dr. Janice Heaton-Sheufelt MD
3100 Channel DriveSuite 301
Juneau, AK
69.3 miles from the center of Sunnyside, AK

Dr. Katherine Wollner MD
3100 Channel DriveSuite 300
Juneau, AK
69.3 miles from the center of Sunnyside, AK

Karl Bausler NP
3100 CHANNEL DRIVESTE 300
Juneau, AK
69.3 miles from the center of Sunnyside, AK

Bradelle Padon NP
3100 Channel DriveSuite 300
Juneau, AK
69.3 miles from the center of Sunnyside, AK

Dr. Emily Bos
3100 Channel Drive
Juneau, AK
69.3 miles from the center of Sunnyside, AK

Dr. Shirley Workman
SEARHC Behavioral Health3100 Channel Drive, Suite 300
Juneau, AK
69.34 miles from the center of Sunnyside, AK

Dr. Aric Ludwig MD
Bartlett Regional Hospital3260 Hospital Drive
Juneau, AK
69.36 miles from the center of Sunnyside, AK

Dr. Joshua Sonkiss
Bartlett Regional Hospital3260 Hospital Drive
Juneau, AK
69.36 miles from the center of Sunnyside, AK

Dr. John Block MD
1200 Salmon Creek Lane
Juneau, AK
69.38 miles from the center of Sunnyside, AK

Dr. Dennis Linderman MD
1200 Salmon Creek Lane
Juneau , AK
69.38 miles from the center of Sunnyside, AK

Dr. Joanne Gartenberg MD
3260 Hospital Drive
Juneau, AK
69.42 miles from the center of Sunnyside, AK

Dr. Mignon Benjamin MD
3260 Hospital Drive
Juneau, AK
69.42 miles from the center of Sunnyside, AK

Nathan Peimann
Emergency Department3260 Hospital Drive
Juneau , AK
69.42 miles from the center of Sunnyside, AK

Dr. Lindy Jones MD
1801 Salmon Creek Lane
Juneau, AK
69.46 miles from the center of Sunnyside, AK

Lindsey Leder
1801 Salmon Creek Lane
Juneau, AK
69.46 miles from the center of Sunnyside, AK

Meghan Lindquist PA
201 D Street
Juneau, AK
70.77 miles from the center of Sunnyside, AK

David Moore NP
225 Front Street Suite 202
Juneau, AK
70.79 miles from the center of Sunnyside, AK

Casey Ploof NP
225 FRONT ST, STE 202
Juneau, AK
70.79 miles from the center of Sunnyside, AK

Dr. Paul Topol MD
2 Marine WaySuite 204
Juneau, AK
70.81 miles from the center of Sunnyside, AK

Dr. Kimberly Capp DO
222 Tongass Drive
Sitka, AK
72.45 miles from the center of Sunnyside, AK

Dr. Lisa Antonio MD
222 Tongass Drive
Sitka, AK
72.45 miles from the center of Sunnyside, AK

Dr. John Baciocco MD
222 Tongass Drive
Sitka, AK
72.45 miles from the center of Sunnyside, AK

Dr. Valerie Edwards MD
222 Tongass Drive
Sitka, AK
72.45 miles from the center of Sunnyside, AK

Guillermo Espinoza
222 Tongass Drive
Sitka, AK
72.45 miles from the center of Sunnyside, AK

Dr. David Robinson MD MPH
2239 North Jordan Avenue
Juneau, AK
81.22 miles from the center of Sunnyside, AK

Dr. Catherine Peimann MD
641 West Willoughby Suite 201
Juneau, AK
81.22 miles from the center of Sunnyside, AK

Choosing a Sunnyside Suboxone Doctor

There is no shortage of options when choosing a Suboxone Doctor in Sunnyside, AK. Selecting a Doctor for Suboxone or Buprenorphine can be cumbersome, and it is important 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 rather one part of a recovering addict's treatment plan. When looking for a Suboxone Doctor in Sunnyside, AK, always make sure that they fit what you are looking for.

Success Rates of Suboxone Maintenance and Medication Assisted Detox

Success rates of Suboxone maintenance vary from one person to another. However, it is widely agreed upon that Suboxone is the most realistic pharmaceutical detox option to battle opioid addiction. In regard to Suboxone as MAT, research has determined that similar to other medications used for opioid treatment there is still a possibility of abuse. With these types of risks, it is highly recommended by prescribing physicians that medication assisted treatment is monitored closely to ensure the highest success rates. Again, the most significant success rates are seen when individuals on Suboxone for opioid addiction pair their prescription 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 Suboxone works!

Alternatives to Suboxone Treatment in Sunnyside, AK

Suboxone is only one of a multitude of treatment options for opioid addiction. There are alternative medications that have historically been used in Sunnyside, 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 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 a good option for you.

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

  • Presence of thoughts of suicide
  • Untreated mental health disorder
  • Pregnancy
  • Alcohol dependence
  • Previous adverse reaction to Suboxone
  • Drug interactions with other medications
  • Past abuse of medication assisted treatments

For individuals who are not a good candidate for Suboxone treatment, going cold turkey may be the best alternative option. For individuals who plan to go through a clean-slate withdrawal can expect severe flu-like withdrawal symptoms and severe cravings. It is strongly recommended to get help from a Sunnyside, AK opioid detox center that can help manage these symptoms.

Choosing a Suboxone Doctor in Alaska

When choosing a Suboxone doctor in Alaska the first thing to do is to research the options that are available and covered by your health care insurance. Once you have a list of resources that make sure the physicians are qualified. Qualified medical doctors and mid-level practitioners in America 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 increase success 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 no exception. To encourage a greater success rate during Suboxone Maintenance, we advise using a reputable Suboxone Doctor.

Treatment via a Suboxone doctor can be paid for by insurance or cash pay. Find out how you can pay for treatment by contacting your Suboxone Doctor’s office. Remember 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 before going to the Suboxone Doctor in Alaska.

Alternatives to Suboxone Treatment in Alaska

Suboxone is only one of several treatment options for those addicted to opioids. There are alternative drugs that have historically been used in Alaska 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 individuals who are ready to get clean and who have a supportive home environment or who live in a sober house, these medically assisted treatment options could be right for you.

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

  • Recent thoughts of suicide
  • Untreated dual diagnosis
  • Pregnancy
  • alcohol addiction
  • Previous adverse reaction to Suboxone
  • Drug interactions with other medications
  • Previous abuse of MAT

For individuals who are not a good candidate for Suboxone treatment, abstinence may be the only alternative option. For individuals who plan to abstain from heroin use, or any other opioid, can expect intense flu-like withdrawal symptoms and intense cravings. It is strongly recommended to get help from a Alaska opioid detox facility that can provide continuous care and monitoring.