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About Boulder, CO Suboxone Doctors

Suboxone, or Buprenorphine, is a regularly prescribed substance used for opioid dependence treatment. Doctors who prescribe Suboxone will often also suggest tandem involvement in Substance Abuse Treatment, or 12 Step Program. Suboxone can be administered many ways; the most common include a sublingual strip, a transdermal patch, a subcutaneous injection, or a subdermal implant.

Dr. Melody Denham MD
3445 Penrose PlaceSuite 140
Boulder, CO
0.71 miles from the center of Boulder, CO

Dr. David Graybill MD
1143 Portland PlaceSuite 4
Boulder, CO
0.71 miles from the center of Boulder, CO

Dr. Stacy Green MD
100 Arapahoe AvenueSuite 12
Boulder, CO
0.71 miles from the center of Boulder, CO

Kevin Bundy MD
412 Wide Horse Circle
Boulder, CO
0.71 miles from the center of Boulder, CO

Dr. Frank Leone MD
1000 Alpine
Boulder, CO
0.71 miles from the center of Boulder, CO

Jeff Ritchie NP
4800 Baseline Roadsuite 106
Boulder, CO
0.71 miles from the center of Boulder, CO

Dara Harvey PA
5387 Manhattan CircleSuite 201
Boulder, CO
0.71 miles from the center of Boulder, CO

Dr. Charles Sisson
3000 Center Green DriveSuite 120
Boulder, CO
0.71 miles from the center of Boulder, CO

Audrey Strock
5277 Manhattan CircleSuite 220
Boulder, CO
0.71 miles from the center of Boulder, CO

Bryan Handwork PA
3004 Arapahoe Avenue
Boulder, CO
0.75 miles from the center of Boulder, CO

Dr. Gila Steinbock MD
2043 Pearl Street
Boulder, CO
0.92 miles from the center of Boulder, CO

Dr. Charles Davis MD
3200 Airport Road
Boulder, CO
1.09 miles from the center of Boulder, CO

Dr. Benjamin Keidan MD
4820 Riverbend Road
Boulder, CO
1.16 miles from the center of Boulder, CO

Noel Kiley PA
3180 Airport Road
Boulder, CO
1.38 miles from the center of Boulder, CO

Dr. Elizabeth Bhargava MD
Mental Health Partners975 North Street
Boulder, CO
1.46 miles from the center of Boulder, CO

Kevin Dryden MD
2525 13th Street
Boulder, CO
1.52 miles from the center of Boulder, CO

Cristina Parada PA
2525 13th Street
Boulder, CO
1.52 miles from the center of Boulder, CO

Alison Davis
2525 13th Street
Boulder, CO
1.52 miles from the center of Boulder, CO

Dr. Dan Fisher MD
1155 Alpine AvenueUnit #385
Boulder, CO
1.62 miles from the center of Boulder, CO

Dr. Honor Ashbaugh MD
4068 Eleuthera Court
Boulder, CO
1.64 miles from the center of Boulder, CO

Dr. Marilyn Adler MD
1035 Pearl Street
Boulder, CO
1.64 miles from the center of Boulder, CO

Kerri Mason
2211 6th Street
Boulder, CO
1.98 miles from the center of Boulder, CO

Dr. Jean-Marc Wong MD
Mental Health Partners1333 Iris Avenue
Boulder, CO
2.06 miles from the center of Boulder, CO

Helen Brekke NP
735 13th Street
Bouldrt, CO
2.1 miles from the center of Boulder, CO

Tanja Johnson NP
350 Arapahoe Avenue
Boulder, CO
2.31 miles from the center of Boulder, CO

Marion Mazzola
2242 Holyoke Drive
Boulder, CO
3.26 miles from the center of Boulder, CO

Dr. Robert Fierer MD
2939 Tincup Circle
Boulder, CO
3.94 miles from the center of Boulder, CO

Dr. Catherine Greenwood MD
6654 Gunpark Drive
Boulder, CO
4.23 miles from the center of Boulder, CO

Dr. Konoy Mandal MD
Centennial Peaks Hospital2255 South 88th Street
Louisville, CO
6.41 miles from the center of Boulder, CO

Dr. James Shuler DO MRO
2400 BITTERROOT CIR
Lafayette, CO
7.01 miles from the center of Boulder, CO

Choosing a Boulder, CO Suboxone Doctor

When searching for a Suboxone doctor in Boulder, CO a good place to start is to research the options that are accessible and covered by health insurance. In addition to finding financially viable doctors, make sure they are qualified. Qualified physicians and mid-level practitioners in the U.S. must have an X-license to be able to prescribe Suboxone as a medication assisted treatment option for an opioid addict. 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 ensure the most effective results while completing a Suboxone treatment regimens.

Success Rates of Suboxone Maintenance and Medically Assisted Detox

An addictive drug in itself, there is lots of uncertainty on whether Suboxone truly works to treat opioid addiction. Some people have reported great success with Suboxone treatment, whereas others did not. One study reported that while on Suboxone there was a reduced rate of prescription painkiller abuse at 49%, but only 8.6% exhibited success once the Suboxone treatment ended. Other studies did not show long term success with a less than 10% success rate once treatment stopped, regardless of whether Suboxone treatment was combined with therapy or not.

Alternatives to Suboxone Treatment in Boulder, CO

Suboxone is only one of several treatment options for opioid addiction. There are alternative drugs that have historically been used in Boulder, CO to treat addiction to opiates, 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 struggling addicts who are determined 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 supporting recovery from opioid addiction. These include, but are not limited to:

  • Recent thoughts of suicide
  • Untreated dual diagnosis
  • Pregnancy
  • alcohol use disorder
  • Previous allergic reaction to Suboxone
  • Drug interactions with other medications
  • Previous abuse of medication assisted treatments

People who are not a solid candidate for Suboxone treatment, going cold turkey may be the only alternative option. People who plan to abstain from heroin use, or any other opioid, can expect intense flu-like withdrawal symptoms and intense cravings. It is highly advised to reach out to a Boulder, CO opioid detoxification facility that can provide continuous care and monitoring.

Choosing a Colorado Suboxone Doctor

There are plenty of options when in the market for a Suboxone Doctor in Colorado. Selecting a Doctor for Suboxone or Buprenorphine can be tough, and it is important 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 part of a recovering addict's treatment plan. When looking for a Suboxone Doctor in Colorado, always be certain that they match what you are looking for.

Success Rates of Suboxone Maintenance and Medically Assisted Detox

An addictive substance in itself, it is widely debated on whether Suboxone actually helps individuals who are dependant on opioids. Some patients have reported great success with Suboxone treatment, whereas others did not. One study reported that while on Suboxone there was a reduced rate of prescription painkiller abuse at 49%, but only 8.6% showed success once the Suboxone treatment had` ceased. Other studies did not show long term recovery with a less than 10% success rate once treatment ended, including cases where additional treatments where provided concurrently.

Alternatives to Suboxone Treatment in Colorado

The opioid addiction treatment drug Suboxone is made up of of two substances. Those substances are buprenorphine and naloxone, and the use of these 2 substances together has been approved by the FDA to treat opioid addiction. However, in recent years Suboxone has received significant criticism due to the risks of addicts becoming addicted to this drug. There has also been an increase observed of individuals in MAT programs Colorado having accidental overdoses. Due to this it has triggered others to search for other options. Alternative treatments individuals have considered include methadone, abstinence, Subutex, or vivitrol. There are many options available and each person should look into each option available with their doctor before determining which will be most effective to overcome opioid addiction.