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Below is a comprehensive directory of suboxone doctors in Norfolk, Connecticut. Read more about Norfolk 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: Canaan, Winsted, Falls Village, and Torrington. Click here for Norfolk rehab centers.

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About Norfolk, CT Suboxone Doctors

Suboxone is a substance offered as medication assisted treatment (MAT) in place of methadone. In place of methadone, which is solely administered at a methadone clinic every day, Suboxone can be prescribed by a Norfolk, CT Suboxone doctor licensed to prescribe the substance in Norfolk, CT. Suboxone was the first substance that was given to be prescribed by a doctor to treat opioid addiction. This has increased the resource and treatment options available to people in Norfolk, CT trying to recover from opioid addiction.

Kevin Reddington NP
187 South Canaan Road
Canaan, CT
7.32 miles from the center of Norfolk, CT

Trisha DiBiase
187 S Canaan Road.
Canaan , CT
7.32 miles from the center of Norfolk, CT

Brandy Stepney NP
Synergy Advanced Healthcare LLC51 Commercial Blvd
Torrington, CT
11.43 miles from the center of Norfolk, CT

Brandy Stepney NP
51 Commercial Blvd
Torrington, CT
11.43 miles from the center of Norfolk, CT

Brandy Stepney NP
Synergy Advanced Healthcare LLC51 Commercial Blvd
Torrington, CT
11.43 miles from the center of Norfolk, CT

Dr. Randall Dwenger MD
PO Box 7183 Brook Street
Lakeville, CT
13.15 miles from the center of Norfolk, CT

Dr. Corinne Kalser MD
408 Lime Rock Road
Lakeville, CT
13.15 miles from the center of Norfolk, CT

Jaimie Machado NP
469 Migeon Avenue
Torrington, CT
13.18 miles from the center of Norfolk, CT

Colleen Thibault NP
469 Migeon Ave
Torrington, CT
13.18 miles from the center of Norfolk, CT

Tamara Vasquez NP
469 Migeon Avenue
Torrington, CT
13.18 miles from the center of Norfolk, CT

Dr. Nirmal Kathuria MD
58 High Street
Torrington, CT
13.53 miles from the center of Norfolk, CT

Shantelle Brokaw NP
58 High Street
Torrington , CT
13.53 miles from the center of Norfolk, CT

Linda Kowalczuk
58 High Street
Torrington, CT
13.53 miles from the center of Norfolk, CT

Dr. Michael Caruso MD
540 Litchfield Street Behavioral Health
Torrington, CT
14.23 miles from the center of Norfolk, CT

Dr. Louis Forouhar-Graff MD
540 Litchfield Street
Torrington, CT
14.23 miles from the center of Norfolk, CT

Keith Merlin
650 Centre Street
Brockton, MA
15.43 miles from the center of Norfolk, CT

Dr. Janine Albert MD
1724 Washington StreetApartment 2
Boston, MA
16.41 miles from the center of Norfolk, CT

Dr. Sarah Murray MD
MGH Medical Walk-In Unit, Wang Ambulatory Care Building Suite 10815 Parkman Street
Boston, MA
16.41 miles from the center of Norfolk, CT

Michael O'Connell MD
75 North Billerica Road
Tewksbury, MA
16.41 miles from the center of Norfolk, CT

Dr. John Hickey MD
63 State Road
Great Barrington, MA
16.61 miles from the center of Norfolk, CT

Lisa Haut NP
32 Partridge Road
Warren, CT
19.73 miles from the center of Norfolk, CT

Dr. Richard Goldberg MD
46 West Avon Road
Avon, CT
20.98 miles from the center of Norfolk, CT

Dr. Shilpa Rajashekar MD
54 West Avon Road
Avon, CT
21.01 miles from the center of Norfolk, CT

Dr. Anthony Roselli MD
54 West Avon Road
Avon, CT
21.01 miles from the center of Norfolk, CT

Dr. Wayne Chen MD
44 Dale Road
Avon, CT
21.09 miles from the center of Norfolk, CT

Dr. GURENDER SAHANI MD
43 WEST HILLS DRIVE
Avon, CT
21.82 miles from the center of Norfolk, CT

Kelley Travers NP
31 Pine Street
Norfolk, MA
22.08 miles from the center of Norfolk, CT

Robert Rothenberg
8-D Canal Court
Avon, CT
22.29 miles from the center of Norfolk, CT

Dr. Asante Mendes MD
152 Simsbury Road Riverdale FarmsBuilding 9; 2nd Floor
Avon, CT
22.47 miles from the center of Norfolk, CT

Kelly Hennessy NP
East Boston Neighborhood Health Center10 Gove Street
East Boston, MA
23.95 miles from the center of Norfolk, CT

Choosing a Suboxone Doctor in Norfolk, CT

When choosing a Suboxone doctor in Norfolk, CT one should first do their research on the options that are available and covered by their insurance provider. After compiling a list of resources that meet your financial criteria make sure the doctors are qualified. Qualified doctors 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 as a medication for opioid addiction treatment. Patients should also 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 partaking in medication assisted treatment.

Success Rates of Suboxone Maintenance and Medically Assisted Detox

An addictive drug in itself, it is widely argued on whether Suboxone truly works to treat opioid addiction. Some patients have reported great success with Suboxone treatment, whereas others did not. One study reported that 49% of participants abused prescription painkillers at a lowered rate while on Suboxone, but only 8.6% showed success once the Suboxone treatment ended. Other studies did not show long term success with a less than 10% success rate once treatment ended, including cases where behavioral therapy was provided alongside Suboxone treatment.

Alternatives to Suboxone Treatment in Norfolk, CT

The medication 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 for opioid addiction treatment. However, in recent years Suboxone has received significant scrutiny due to the risks of addicts developing an addiction to this drug. We have also seen a rise of individuals in MAT programs Norfolk, CT having accidental overdoses. Due to this it has prompted others to search for alternative options. Alternative treatments individuals have sought out include methadone, abstinence, Subutex, or vivitrol. Numerous options are available and each person should look into each option available with their doctor before selecting which will be most effective to combat opioid addiction.

Choosing a Connecticut Suboxone Doctor

When searching for a Suboxone Doctor in Connecticut there are numerous factors to consider. To get the best success via MAT, choosing a practitioner that monitors your progress closely is imperative for success. Talk with the physician and ask them their Suboxone treatment practices, if they typically allow clients to self-manage taking doses, and how long before they might begin allowing patients to self-administer multiple doses.

Availability, distance, and office hours are also important factors to consider when looking for a physician. Because of limits on the number of patients a physician can care for, it may be difficult to located a qualified physician in or near Connecticut. However, if you work, go to school, or have a family that relies on you, then traveling a long distance every day for your Suboxone treatment may be difficult. Our directory or helpline can assist you in locating a physician who works well for you and who is currently taking new patients.

Success Rates of Suboxone Maintenance and Medically Assisted Detox

The success of Suboxone treatment varies from individual to individual. However, it is widely supported that Suboxone is the most successful medically assisted detox option to battle opioid addiction. In regard to Suboxone as MAT, research has shown that like methadone there is still a possibility of abuse. Based on the potential for abuse, it is greatly advised by prescribing doctors that MAT is monitored closely to increase the likelihood of success. Again, the most successful patients that are able to overcome opioid addiction due so by combining medication assisted treatment and inpatient programs, outpatient programs, orevidence-based options. Despite the stigma that the recovery community may often face, lots of people believe the research is obvious and that MAT does assist in recovery from opioid addiction!

Alternatives to Suboxone Treatment in Connecticut

Suboxone is only one of a multitude of treatment options for opioid addiction. There are alternative drugs that have historically been used in Connecticut for opioid addiction treatment, including methadone and Naltrexone. These medications might be available to you but have different regulations. For instance, methadone can only be administered at a licensed methadone clinic and not by an individual practitioner. For individuals who are ready to get clean and who have a supportive home environment or who live in a sober house, these medically assisted treatment options could be right for you.

There are contraindications for the use of Suboxone for opioid addiction treatment. These include, but are not limited to:

  • Presence of thoughts of suicide
  • Untreated dual diagnosis
  • Pregnancy
  • Alcohol dependence
  • Previous allergic reaction to Suboxone
  • Drug interactions with other medications
  • Previous abuse of medication assisted treatments

Addicts who are not a good candidate for Suboxone treatment, abstinence may be the only alternative option. Addicts who plan to take this route, they can expect intense flu-like withdrawal symptoms and intense cravings. It is strongly advised to get help from a Connecticut opioid detox facility that can assist in managing these symptoms.