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About Umiat, AK Suboxone Doctors

Suboxone is a FDA-approved medication that is used to help treat individuals in Umiat, AK who are addicted to opiates, whether pharmaceutical, illicitly-made, natural, or synthetic opiates. Suboxone is a combination of buprenorphine and naloxone. This medically assisted treatment (MAT) option is uniquely available through a doctor licensed to prescribe Subxone in Umiat, AK who have completed addiction requirements to prescribe Suboxone for opioid addiction treatment. To prevent abuse, Suboxone doctors may require that patients visit their office to take their doses for the first weeks or months.

Before the year 2000, Methadone was the most widely accepted medication used for opioid addiction management, however, it could only be prescribed via a clinic licensed for methadone treatment. This limited access to MAT for addiction to opioid drugs. The Drug Addiction Treatment Act of 2000 created the option for individual physicians to be able to apply for a waiver, opening the door for individual doctors to prescribe Suboxone. to note that there are still strict regulations these doctors must follow that limit treatment. This includes how many patients they are able to treat for addiction to painkillers and other opiates.

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

Alisa Alexander
1717 Cowles Street
Fairbanks, AK
334.2 miles from the center of Umiat, AK

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

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

Robert Hilleman PA
1221 Noble Street
Faibanks , AK
334.67 miles from the center of Umiat, AK

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

Stephen Odegard MD
1717 W Cowles Street
Fairbanks, AK
334.71 miles from the center of Umiat, AK

Benjamin Turman PA
1717 W Cowles Street
Fairbanks, AK
334.71 miles from the center of Umiat, AK

Tammy Webb PA
1717 West Cowles Street
Fairbanks, AK
334.71 miles from the center of Umiat, AK

Kati Tuma
1717 West Cowles Street
Fairbanks, AK
334.71 miles from the center of Umiat, AK

Lance Dunlop
1650 Cowles Street
Fairbanks, AK
334.8 miles from the center of Umiat, AK

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

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

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

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

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

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

Dr. Karen O'Neill MD
Norton Sound Regional HospitalP.O. Box 966
Nome, AK
489.55 miles from the center of Umiat, AK

Deborah Crowe NP
PO Box 5Mile 187 Glenn Highway
Glennallen, AK
530.39 miles from the center of Umiat, AK

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Charlene Hill
1001 Knik Goose Bay Road
Wasilla, AK
543.34 miles from the center of Umiat, AK

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

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

Choosing a Umiat Suboxone Doctor

There are plenty of options when choosing a Suboxone Doctor in Umiat, AK. Selecting a physician for Suboxone or Buprenorphine can be cumbersome, and it is critical to get the proper information. Suboxone is a drug, 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 rather one aspect of a recovering addict's treatment plan. If you are searching for a Suboxone Doctor in Umiat, AK, always make sure that they fit your needs medically, clinically, and financially.

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, there is a high rate of fraud in the healthcare system, and even the Suboxone Maintenance industry is not an exception to this. To encourage a greater 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. Always inquire with the Suboxone Doctor, as to what their payment options are. Keep in mind that not all doctors accept all insurance plans. 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 determine your deductible, out of pockets, and copays prior to going to the Suboxone Doctor in Umiat, AK.

Alternatives to Suboxone Treatment in Umiat, AK

The pharmaceutical drug Suboxone is a combination of two substances. Those substances are buprenorphine and naloxone, and the combination of the two has been approved by the FDA for opioid addiction treatment. However, in recent years Suboxone has received a great deal of criticism due to the risks of addicts developing an addiction to this drug. We have also seen a rise of patients in medication assisted treatment programs Umiat, AK having accidental overdoses. As a result, this has prompted others to look for alternative options. Other options patients have sought out include methadone, going cold turkey, Subutex, or vivitrol. There are many options available and each individual should research every option available with their doctor before .

Finding a Suboxone Doctor in Alaska

When choosing a Suboxone doctor in Alaska one should first do their research on the options that are obtainable and covered by their insurance provider. Once you have a list of resources that meet your financial criteria make sure the physicians are qualified. Qualified medical doctors and mid-level practitioners in the U.S. must have an X-license to be able to prescribe Suboxone as a medication for opioid addiction treatment. 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 completing a Suboxone treatment regimens.

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 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 greater success rate while on Suboxone Maintenance, we recommend using a trusted Suboxone Doctor.

Suboxone Doctors will either accept insurance or cash pay. Always inquire with the Suboxone Doctor, as to what their payment options are. Remember that not all doctors accept all insurance plans. If your doctor is in-network with your provider, make sure you specifically inquire about what additional out of pocket costs may be associated. Finally, always reach out to 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 a number of 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, only methadone clinics can administer methadone. For individuals who are determined to break free from addiction and who have a supportive home environment or who live in a sober house, these medically assisted treatment 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:

  • Recent thoughts of suicide
  • Untreated mental health disorder
  • Pregnancy
  • Alcohol dependence
  • Previous adverse reaction to Suboxone
  • Taking other medications that do not react well with Suboxone
  • Previous abuse of MAT

For individuals who may not be able to receive Suboxone treatment, going cold turkey may be the only alternative option. For individuals who plan to take this route, they can expect intense flu-like withdrawal symptoms and intense cravings. It is strongly advised to seek treatment from a Alaska opioid detoxification center that can assist in managing these symptoms.