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Below is a comprehensive directory of suboxone doctors in Tofty, Alaska. Read more about Tofty 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: Manley Hot Springs, Eureka, Rampart, and Tanana. Click here for Tofty rehab centers.

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About Tofty, AK Suboxone Doctors

Buprenorphine-naloxone is a pharmaceutical drug offered as medically assisted treatment (MAT) as an alternative to the drug methadone. As opposed to methadone, which is typically administered by going to a methadone clinic daily, Suboxone prescriptions can be issued by licensed Suboxone doctors in Tofty, AK. Suboxone was the first pharmaceutical drug that passed FDA approval to be prescribed by a doctor to treat opioid dependence. This has increased the resource and treatment options available to individuals in Tofty, AK seeking opioid addiction treatment.

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

Stephen Odegard MD
1717 W Cowles Street
Fairbanks, AK
93.35 miles from the center of Tofty, AK

Benjamin Turman PA
1717 W Cowles Street
Fairbanks, AK
93.35 miles from the center of Tofty, AK

Tammy Webb PA
1717 West Cowles Street
Fairbanks, AK
93.35 miles from the center of Tofty, AK

Kati Tuma
1717 West Cowles Street
Fairbanks, AK
93.35 miles from the center of Tofty, AK

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

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

Lance Dunlop
1650 Cowles Street
Fairbanks, AK
93.51 miles from the center of Tofty, AK

Alisa Alexander
1717 Cowles Street
Fairbanks, AK
93.54 miles from the center of Tofty, AK

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

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

Robert Hilleman PA
1221 Noble Street
Faibanks , AK
94.18 miles from the center of Tofty, AK

Brian Robb PA
Gateway to Recovery650 Younker Ct
Fairbanks, AK
94.64 miles from the center of Tofty, AK

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Charlene Hill
1001 Knik Goose Bay Road
Wasilla, AK
246.61 miles from the center of Tofty, AK

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

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

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

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

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

Finding a Tofty, AK Suboxone Doctor

When choosing a Suboxone doctor in Tofty, 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 physicians and mid-level practitioners in the United States must have an X-license to be able to prescribe Suboxone as a medication for opioid addiction treatment. It is also recommended to enroll in additional treatment programs that encourage recovery, such as outpatient programs, or other evidence-based treatment options to ensure the most effective results while on Suboxone.

Success Rates of Suboxone Maintenance and Medically Assisted Detox

An addictive substance in itself, it is commonly debated on whether Suboxone actually helps individuals who are dependant on opioids. Some doctors have reported great success with Suboxone treatment, but others were not as lucky. One study reported that 49% of participants abused prescription painkillers at a decreased rate while on Suboxone, but only 8.6% showed abstinence once the Suboxone treatment had` ceased. Other studies did not show long term recovery with a less than 10% success rate once treatment stopped, including cases where additional treatments where provided alongside Suboxone treatment.

Alternatives to Suboxone Treatment in Tofty, AK

Suboxone is only one of a number of treatment options for opioid addiction. There are alternative medication assisted treatments that have historically been used in Tofty, 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 addicts who are ready to get clean and who have access to a safe and supportive living situation, these medically assisted treatment options might work for you.

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

  • Recent suicidal thoughts
  • 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 MAT

People who are not a solid candidate for Suboxone treatment, unmedicated detox may be the best alternative option. People who plan to go through a clean-slate withdrawal can expect intense flu-like withdrawal symptoms and intense cravings. It is strongly recommended to get help from a Tofty, AK opioid detoxification facility that can provide continuous care and monitoring.

Finding a Suboxone Doctor in Alaska

When choosing a Suboxone doctor in Alaska the first thing to do is to research the options that are accessible and covered by your health care insurance. After compiling a list of resources that make sure the doctors are qualified. Qualified physicians and mid-level practitioners in the U.S. 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 support a positive outcome while on Suboxone.

Success Rates of Suboxone Maintenance and Medically Assisted Detox

An addictive substance in itself, it is widely debated on whether Suboxone truly works to treat opioid addiction. Some addicts have reported 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 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

Suboxone is only one of a multitude of treatment options for those addicted to opioids. There are alternative drugs that have previously 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, only methadone clinics can administer methadone. 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 MAT 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:

  • Presence of suicidal thoughts
  • Untreated mental health disorder
  • Pregnancy
  • Alcohol dependence
  • Previous adverse reaction to Suboxone
  • Taking other medications that do not react well with Suboxone
  • Past abuse of medication assisted treatments

People who may not be able to receive Suboxone treatment, abstinence may be the best alternative option. People who plan to go through a clean-slate withdrawal can expect intense flu-like withdrawal symptoms and intense cravings. It is highly recommended to get help from a Alaska opioid detoxification facility that can provide continuous care and monitoring.