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About Breckenridge, CO Suboxone Doctors

Suboxone is a pharmaceutical drug offered as medically assisted treatment (MAT) in place of methadone. Unlike methadone, which is only administered by going to a methadone clinic every day, Suboxone can be prescribed by a Breckenridge, CO Suboxone doctor licensed to prescribe the substance in Breckenridge, CO. Suboxone was the first pharmaceutical drug that was given to be prescribed by a medical doctor to treat opioid addiction. This has increased the accessibility to rehab options and resources for individuals in Breckenridge, CO who are ready to stop using opioids.

Dr. William Elsass MD
1905 Airport RoadSuite E
Breckenridge, CO
1.17 miles from the center of Breckenridge, CO

Dr. Kathleen Cowie MD
360 Peak One Drive
Frisco, CO
5.87 miles from the center of Breckenridge, CO

Colleen Ihnken NP
Summit Community Care Clinic360 Peak One Drive Suite 100 POB 4337
Frisco, CO
5.87 miles from the center of Breckenridge, CO

Dr. Thomas Meason Jr MD
PO Box 3368
Dillon, CO
8.57 miles from the center of Breckenridge, CO

Dr. Bert Furmansky MD
2875 Manns Ranch RoadUnit C-1
Vail, CO
20.31 miles from the center of Breckenridge, CO

Dr. Lisa Zwerdlinger MD
735 US Highway 24
Leadville, CO
21.87 miles from the center of Breckenridge, CO

Joette Eyser NP
822 West 4th Street
Leadville, CO
22.4 miles from the center of Breckenridge, CO

Charles Lackey
822 W 4th Street
Leadville , CO
22.4 miles from the center of Breckenridge, CO

Dr. Jonathan Rosman MD
Avon Center, P.O. Box 1830100 West Beaver Creek Boulevard, Ste 218
Avon, CO
27.2 miles from the center of Breckenridge, CO

Rebekah Latham
3170 Wildridge Rd Unit West
Avon, CO
29.02 miles from the center of Breckenridge, CO

Joseph Drew NP
322 Beard Creek Road
Edwards, CO
31.12 miles from the center of Breckenridge, CO

Dr. Caroline Gellrick MD
2838 Olympia Circle
Evergreen, CO
39.17 miles from the center of Breckenridge, CO

Lisa Drey NP
28677 BUFFALO PARK RDSTE 204
Evergreen, CO
39.37 miles from the center of Breckenridge, CO

Kristen Vandenberg NP
PO Box 4707
Eagle, CO
41.76 miles from the center of Breckenridge, CO

Kristen Vandenberg NP
137 Howard Street
Eagle, CO
41.76 miles from the center of Breckenridge, CO

Douglas Hill
6770 Ridgeview Drive
Morrison, CO
45.39 miles from the center of Breckenridge, CO

Dr. Giora Hahn MD
401 Castle Creek Road
Aspen, CO
47.11 miles from the center of Breckenridge, CO

Dr. Douglas Ikelheimer MD
22920 Pinecrest Road
Golden, CO
47.41 miles from the center of Breckenridge, CO

Brittany Horrigan NP
5920 McIntyre
Golden, CO
47.41 miles from the center of Breckenridge, CO

MaryAnn Shiltz NP
975 Crescent Moon Drive
Golden , CO
47.41 miles from the center of Breckenridge, CO

Trevor Harrington MD
222 Ford Street
Golden, CO
47.44 miles from the center of Breckenridge, CO

Dr. John Martens MD
9485 West Colfax Avenue
Lakewood, CO
49.36 miles from the center of Breckenridge, CO

Nataliya Hayes NP
9485 West Colfax Avenue
Lakewood, CO
49.36 miles from the center of Breckenridge, CO

Krista Enns PA
8500 W. Colfax Ave.
Lakewood, CO
49.36 miles from the center of Breckenridge, CO

Dr. Regina Leverrier MD
12157 W Cedar Drive#212
Lakewood, CO
50.57 miles from the center of Breckenridge, CO

Margaret Lackey MD
12055 W 2nd Place
Lakewood, CO
50.76 miles from the center of Breckenridge, CO

Craig Erickson
8348 W Eastman Place
Lakewood, CO
51.29 miles from the center of Breckenridge, CO

Steven Russell MD
Wheat Ridge Regional Center10285 Ridge Road
Wheat Ridge, CO
52.29 miles from the center of Breckenridge, CO

Dr. Ryan Kramer MD
1370 South Wadsworth Boulevard
Lakewood, CO
52.39 miles from the center of Breckenridge, CO

Mohammed Zubair MD
1164 S. Balsam Court
Lakewood, CO
52.63 miles from the center of Breckenridge, CO

Selecting a Breckenridge, CO Suboxone Doctor

When choosing a Suboxone doctor in Breckenridge, CO the first thing to do is to research the options that are obtainable and covered by insurance. After compiling a list of resources that you can afford make sure the physicians are qualified. Qualified physicians and mid-level practitioners in the United States must have an have a particular license, referred to as an x-license, to be able to prescribe Suboxone as a medication for opioid addiction treatment. 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 ensure the most effective results while completing a Suboxone treatment regimens.

Success Rates of Suboxone Maintenance and Medically Assisted Detox

An addictive substance in itself, there is lots of uncertainty on whether Suboxone actually helps individuals who are dependant on opioids. Some addicts have said to have experienced great success with Suboxone treatment, but others were not as lucky. One study reported that while on Suboxone there was a decreased rate of prescription painkiller abuse at 49%, but only 8.6% showed signs of recovery once the Suboxone treatment ended. Other studies have shown similar relapse rates of about 90%, including cases where additional treatments where provided alongside Suboxone treatment.

Alternatives to Suboxone Treatment in Breckenridge, CO

The drug Suboxone is made up of of two drugs. Those drugs are buprenorphine and naloxone, and the use of these 2 substances together has been approved by the FDA for medical treatment of opioid addiction. However, over the past few years this medication has received a lot of scrutiny due to the risks of addicts becoming addicted to this drug. There has also been an increase observed of people in Suboxone treatment programs Breckenridge, CO having unintended overdoses. As a result, this has triggered others to seek alternative options. Alternative treatments people have tried include methadone, going cold turkey, Subutex, or vivitrol. Numerous options are available and each patient should investigate every option available with their doctor before .

Selecting a Suboxone Doctor in Colorado

When selecting a Suboxone doctor in Colorado one should first do their research on the options that are obtainable and covered by their insurance provider. In addition to finding financially viable doctors, make sure they 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. It is also recommended to enroll in additional treatment programs that support recovery, such as 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 significant uncertainty on whether Suboxone truly works to treat opioid addiction. Some addicts have reported great success with Suboxone treatment, but others were not as lucky. One study reported that while on Suboxone there was a decreased rate of prescription painkiller abuse at 49%, but only 8.6% showed signs of recovery once the Suboxone treatment ended. Other studies have shown similar relapse rates of about 90%, including cases where additional treatments where provided concurrently.

Alternatives to Suboxone Treatment in Colorado

Suboxone is only one of several treatment options for opioid addiction. There are alternative medication assisted treatments that have historically been used in Colorado 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 people who are determined to get clean and who have access to a safe and supportive living situation, these MAT options could be a good option for you.

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

  • Presence of suicidal thoughts
  • Untreated dual diagnosis
  • Pregnancy
  • alcohol addiction
  • Previous adverse reaction to Suboxone
  • Drug interactions with other medications
  • 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 abstain from heroin use, or any other opioid, can expect severe flu-like withdrawal symptoms and severe cravings. It is strongly recommended to seek treatment from a Colorado opioid detoxification facility that can provide continuous care and monitoring.