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

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About Whale Pass, AK Suboxone Doctors

Suboxone, or Buprenorphine, is a conventional medication used to treat Opioid Dependence. Doctors who prescribe Suboxone will often also want to see tandem involvement in Substance Abuse Treatment, or 12 Step Program. Buprenorphine is munfactured in many forms; the most common are:

  • Under the tongue as a Suboxone Sublingual Strip
  • On the skin as a transdermal patch
  • a subcutaneous injection called Sublocade
  • Probuphine sells an implant that can provide continuous delivery for six months
Dr. Buck Bania MD
232 Wood StreetPO Box 1231
Wrangell, AK
38.07 miles from the center of Whale Pass, AK

Dr. Victor Harrison MD
232 Wood Street
Wrangell, AK
38.07 miles from the center of Whale Pass, AK

Donna Paul NP
232 Wood Street
Wrangell, AK
38.07 miles from the center of Whale Pass, AK

Dr. Thomas Wendel MD
7300 Klawock Hollis HighwayPO Box 69
Klawock, AK
38.94 miles from the center of Whale Pass, AK

David Brown NP
6488 Klawock-Hollis HighwayAPT 310
Klawock, AK
39.12 miles from the center of Whale Pass, AK

Dr. Mark Tuccillo DO
P.O. Box 556
Petersburg, AK
47.8 miles from the center of Whale Pass, AK

Dr. Kristofor Sargent MD
PO Box 365
Petersburg, AK
47.8 miles from the center of Whale Pass, AK

Selina Burt DO
PO Box 589 103 Fram Street
Petersburg, AK
48.69 miles from the center of Whale Pass, AK

Dr. Jennifer Hyer MD
Petersburg Medical Center103 Fram Street, P.O. Box 589
Petersburg, AK
48.69 miles from the center of Whale Pass, AK

Dr. Kristofor Sargent MD
Petersburg Medical Center103 Fram Street
Petersburg, AK
48.69 miles from the center of Whale Pass, AK

Dr. Kevin Hall
3528 Tongass Ave
Ketchikan, AK
77.62 miles from the center of Whale Pass, AK

Helen Klein NP
Legacy Health Clinic, LLC3524 Tongass Avenue
Ketchikan, AK
77.63 miles from the center of Whale Pass, AK

Sarah Bass
3524 Tongass Avenue
Ketchikan, AK
77.63 miles from the center of Whale Pass, AK

Jessica Pilcher
3524 Tongass Avenue
Ketchikan, AK
77.63 miles from the center of Whale Pass, AK

Maureen Northway NP
130 Carlanna Lake Road Suite 201
Ketchikan, AK
77.84 miles from the center of Whale Pass, AK

Dr. Wynelle Snow MD
21 Jefferson Way Suite 201
Ketchikan, AK
77.88 miles from the center of Whale Pass, AK

Pamela Rogers NP
2960 Tonguss Avenue
Ketchikan, AK
77.88 miles from the center of Whale Pass, AK

Dr. Kimberly Capp DO
222 Tongass Drive
Sitka, AK
105.55 miles from the center of Whale Pass, AK

Dr. Lisa Antonio MD
222 Tongass Drive
Sitka, AK
105.55 miles from the center of Whale Pass, AK

Dr. John Baciocco MD
222 Tongass Drive
Sitka, AK
105.55 miles from the center of Whale Pass, AK

Dr. Valerie Edwards MD
222 Tongass Drive
Sitka, AK
105.55 miles from the center of Whale Pass, AK

Guillermo Espinoza
222 Tongass Drive
Sitka, AK
105.55 miles from the center of Whale Pass, AK

Dr. Robert Hunter Jr MD
700 Katlian StreetSuite E
Sitka, AK
111.33 miles from the center of Whale Pass, AK

Meghan Lindquist PA
201 D Street
Juneau, AK
156.2 miles from the center of Whale Pass, AK

Dr. Paul Topol MD
2 Marine WaySuite 204
Juneau, AK
157.81 miles from the center of Whale Pass, AK

David Moore NP
225 Front Street Suite 202
Juneau, AK
157.91 miles from the center of Whale Pass, AK

Casey Ploof NP
225 FRONT ST, STE 202
Juneau, AK
157.91 miles from the center of Whale Pass, AK

Dr. Shirley Workman
SEARHC Behavioral Health3100 Channel Drive, Suite 300
Juneau, AK
160.28 miles from the center of Whale Pass, AK

Dr. Janice Heaton-Sheufelt MD
3100 Channel DriveSuite 301
Juneau, AK
160.34 miles from the center of Whale Pass, AK

Dr. Katherine Wollner MD
3100 Channel DriveSuite 300
Juneau, AK
160.34 miles from the center of Whale Pass, AK

Selecting a Whale Pass, AK Suboxone Doctor

When searching for a Suboxone doctor in Whale Pass, AK a good place to start is to research the options that are obtainable and covered by insurance. In addition to finding a physician you can afford, make sure they are qualified. Qualified doctors and mid-level practitioners in the United States must have an X-license in order for them to prescribe Suboxone as a medication assisted treatment option for an opioid addict. It is also recommended to enroll in additional treatment programs that compliment recovery, such as outpatient programs, or other evidence-based treatment options to ensure the most effective results while partaking in medication assisted treatment.

Success Rates of Suboxone Maintenance and Medically Assisted Detoxification

The success of Suboxone treatment varies from person to person. However, it is widely agreed upon that Suboxone is the most effective medically assisted detox option to battle opioid addiction. In regard to Suboxone as MAT, research has determined that similar to methadone there is still a possibility of abuse. With these types of risks, it is greatly recommended by prescribing doctors that MAT is monitored closely to ensure the highest success rates. Again, the most successful individuals that are able to overcome opioid addiction due so by combining medication assisted treatment in conjunction with inpatient programs, outpatient programs, orevidence-based options. Despite the stigma that some in the recovery community have, many believe the research is clear and that medication assisted treatment can create success stories!

Alternatives to Suboxone Treatment in Whale Pass, AK

Addiction is one of the many diseases without a cure. As a result, there is a lot of chatter regarding what the best treatment is. 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. Basically, there isn’t a consensus; however, when following the care of a qualified Suboxone Doctor in Whale Pass, AK, the likelihood of success goes up tremendously.

Choosing a Alaska Suboxone Doctor

When selecting 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 doctors are qualified. Qualified physicians and mid-level practitioners in the U.S. must have an X-license in order for them to prescribe Suboxone as a medication assisted treatment option for an opioid addict. These individuals should also offer some sort of community involvement to ensure success whether that involves 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

The success rates of Suboxone and Medically Assisted Detox fluctuate considerably, usually depending on the quality of care. Not all Suboxone Doctors or Medically Assisted Detoxes are the same. Unfortunately, the healthcare industry is packed with fraud, and even the Suboxone Maintenance industry is not immune to that. To encourage an increased success rate while on Suboxone Maintenance, we advise using a reputable Suboxone Doctor.

Suboxone Doctors will either accept insurance or cash pay. Always talk 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 ask them what additional out of pocket costs may be associated. Lastly, always call your insurance to determine your deductible, out of pockets, and copays prior to going to the Suboxone Doctor in Alaska.

Alternatives to Suboxone Treatment in Alaska

Addiction, like other diseases, does not have a cure yet. Consequently, there is a lot of contention regarding what the best approach to treatment. Some say 'abstinence is best, the fewer chemicals we put in our bodies, the better.' Others say, 'I'd rather have my loved one alive and on medication, then die from an overdose.' Basically, the jury is still out; however, when following the care of a licensed Suboxone Doctor in Alaska, you have a much greater chance of success.