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Below is a comprehensive directory of suboxone doctors in Sunrise, Alaska. Read more about Sunrise 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: Hope, Silvertip, Girdwood, and Anchorage. Click here for Sunrise rehab centers.

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About Sunrise, AK Suboxone Doctors

Suboxone, also known as Buprenorphine, is a commonly use drug used for opioid dependence treatment. In an ideal situation, Suboxone would be prescribed by a doctor, in conjunction with 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.

Connie Pomerantz NP
1301 Huffman Road Ste 205
Anchorage, AK
21.04 miles from the center of Sunrise, AK

Richard Hallock
10271 Middlerock Road
Anchroage, AK
21.34 miles from the center of Sunrise, AK

Dr. John Scanlon DO
Dept of Veterans Affairs3001 C Street
Anchorage, AK
22.1 miles from the center of Sunrise, AK

Walter Argueta
Eastern Aleutian Tribes3380 C Street, Suite 100
Anchorage, AK
22.1 miles from the center of Sunrise, AK

Cameron Spivey
Eastern Aleutian Tribes3380 C Street, Suite 100
Anchorage, AK
22.1 miles from the center of Sunrise, AK

Dr. Alfred Lonser MD
AA Spine and Pain4100 Lake Otis Parkway, Suite 216
Anchorage, AK
22.49 miles from the center of Sunrise, AK

Jyll Green NP
2105 E 88th Avenue
Anchorage, AK
22.57 miles from the center of Sunrise, AK

Dr. Joseph Pace Jr MD
1201 North Muldoon Drive
Anchorage, AK
22.78 miles from the center of Sunrise, AK

Dr. Wiliam Carroll MD
380 East 11th AvenuUnit #229
Anchorage, AK
22.78 miles from the center of Sunrise, AK

Dr. Timothy Coalwell MD
Medical Park Family Care2211 East Northern Lights Boulveard
Anchorage, AK
22.78 miles from the center of Sunrise, AK

Dr. Wendy Cruz MD
2741 Debarr RoadSuite C205
Anchorage, AK
22.78 miles from the center of Sunrise, AK

Dr. Mark Erickson MD
Southcentral Foundation4201 Tudor Center Drive, Suite 315
Anchorage, AK
22.78 miles from the center of Sunrise, AK

Dr. Paul Franke MD
1364 Saint Gotthard Drive
Anchorage, AK
22.78 miles from the center of Sunrise, AK

Dr. Michel Gevaert MD
3801 University Lake DriveSuite 300
Anchorage, AK
22.78 miles from the center of Sunrise, AK

Dr. Michael Goodblatt MD
4320 Diplomacy DriveSuite 1121
Anchorage, AK
22.78 miles from the center of Sunrise, AK

Dr. Luke Liu MD
2925 DeBarr Rd.Suite 240
Anchorage, AK
22.78 miles from the center of Sunrise, AK

Dr. Alex Orten MD
4320 Diplomacy DriveSuite 1500
Anchorage, AK
22.78 miles from the center of Sunrise, AK

Dr. Kerry Ozer MD
Alaska Native Medical Center4320 Diplomacy Drive - MH
Anchorage, AK
22.78 miles from the center of Sunrise, AK

Dr. Anna Pfahl MD
4320 Diplomacy DriveSuite 3121
Anchorage, AK
22.78 miles from the center of Sunrise, AK

Dr. Jann Urban MD
4001 Laurel StreetSuite 202
Anchorage, AK
22.78 miles from the center of Sunrise, AK

Dr. Dwight Lysne MD MBA FACP
Haven Alaska419 L Street
Anchorage, AK
22.78 miles from the center of Sunrise, AK

Michael Cooper MD
4320 Diplomacy DriveSuite 1121
Anchorage, AK
22.78 miles from the center of Sunrise, AK

Dr. Christopher Cornelius MD
3300 Providence DriveB Tower, Suite 314
Anchorage, AK
22.78 miles from the center of Sunrise, AK

Dr. Katelyn Good MD
3200 Providence DriveTower B, Suite 104
Anchorage, AK
22.78 miles from the center of Sunrise, AK

Dr. Sarah Hanson MD
4320 Diplomacy DriveDept OBGYN
Anchorage, AK
22.78 miles from the center of Sunrise, AK

Dr. Megan Harman MD
4320 Diplomacy DriveSuite 1191
Anchorage, AK
22.78 miles from the center of Sunrise, AK

Dr. Brett Sharp MD
7545 Foxridge WaySuite 316
Anchorage, AK
22.78 miles from the center of Sunrise, AK

Isaac Truelson MD
4320 Diplomacy DriveSuite 2300
Anchorage, AK
22.78 miles from the center of Sunrise, AK

Todd Draper NP
2421 Tudor RoadSuite 108
Anchorage , AK
22.78 miles from the center of Sunrise, AK

Brian Erdrich NP
2925 Debarr RoadBuilding D, Suite 240
Anchorage, AK
22.78 miles from the center of Sunrise, AK

Choosing a Sunrise Suboxone Doctor

When selecting a Suboxone Doctor in Sunrise, AK there are several factors to think about. To get the best outcome with medically assisted treatment, working with a practitioner that monitors your progress closely is critical for success. Talk with the physician and ask them how closely they monitor their clients, if they typically allow clients to take a few doses of Suboxone home to be self-administered, and how long before they typically start sending clients home with multiple doses.

Some common factors that are smart to consider when searching for a license practitioner include whether they are taking new patients, their office proximity to the patient’s house, and if their office hours work with the individual’s schedule As a result of limits on the number of patients a physician can treat, it may be challenging to find a qualified physician in or near Sunrise, AK. However, if you work, go to school, or have a family that relies on you, then traveling a long distance every day for your Suboxone treatment may be difficult. Our directory or helpline can assist you in finding a physician whose location and office hours work well for you and who is currently taking new patients.

Success Rates of Suboxone Maintenance and Medically Assisted Detox

An addictive drug in itself, there is significant uncertainty on whether Suboxone truly works to treat opioid addiction. Some doctors 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% showed signs of recovery once the Suboxone treatment had` ceased. Other studies did not show long term recovery 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 Sunrise, AK

The drug Suboxone is a combination of two drugs. Those drugs are buprenorphine and naloxone, and the combination of the two has been approved by the FDA for medical treatment of opioid addiction. However, in recent years this medication has received significant scrutiny because of the likelihood of addiction to Subxone. There has also been an increase observed of people in Suboxone treatment programs Sunrise, AK having unintended overdoses. As a result, this has prompted others to look for other options. Alternative treatments people have considered include methadone, going cold turkey, Subutex, or vivitrol. There are many options available and each individual should investigate every option available with their physician before .

Selecting a Alaska Suboxone Doctor

When choosing a Suboxone doctor in Alaska one should first do their research on the options that are available and covered by their insurance provider. Once you have a list of resources that meet your financial criteria make sure the choices provided are qualified. Qualified physicians and mid-level practitioners in the United States must have an X-license in order for them to prescribe Suboxone to individuals battling opioid addiction. These individuals should also offer some sort of supplementary addiction support to ensure success whether that involves outpatient programs, or other evidence-based treatment options to support a positive outcome 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, frequently depending on the quality of care. Not all Suboxone Doctors or Medically Assisted Detoxes are equal. Unfortunately, there is a high rate of fraud in the healthcare system, and even the Suboxone Maintenance industry is not immune to that. To encourage a higher success rate while on Suboxone Maintenance, we recommend using a reputable Suboxone Doctor.

Treatment via a Suboxone doctor can be paid for by insurance or cash pay. Learn what your payment options are by reaching out to your Suboxone Doctor’s office. Keep in mind that not all doctors accept all insurance plans. If they do accept your insurance, make sure you specifically inquire about what additional out of pocket costs may be associated. Finally, always call your insurance to confirm your deductible, out of pockets, and copays prior to going to the Suboxone Doctor in Alaska.

Alternatives to Suboxone Treatment in Alaska

Suboxone is only one of the multiple treatment options for those addicted to opioids. There are alternative drugs 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 individuals who are motivated to break free from addiction 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 supporting recovery from opioid addiction. These include, but are not limited to:

  • Recent thoughts of suicide
  • Untreated mental health disorder
  • Pregnancy
  • alcohol use disorder
  • Previous adverse reaction to Suboxone
  • Drug interactions with other medications
  • Past abuse of MAT

For individuals who are not a good candidate for Suboxone treatment, abstinence may be the best alternative option. For individuals 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 contact a Alaska opioid detox center that can provide continuous care and monitoring.