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About Old Greenwich, CT 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. Buprenorphine is munfactured in many forms; the most common are:

  • Suboxone Strips taken sublingually (under the tongue)
  • On the skin as a transdermal patch
  • a subcutaneous injection called Sublocade
  • Probuphine sells an implant that can provide continuous delivery for six months
Nicholas O'Brien NP
13 Arcadia RoadSuite 7
Old Greenwich, CT
0.07 miles from the center of Old Greenwich, CT

Dr. Christine Naungayan MD
Optimus Behavioral Health1351 Washington Boulevard
Stamford, CT
2.13 miles from the center of Old Greenwich, CT

Dr. Gopal Upadhya MD
Stamford Hospital - Dept. of Psychiatry30 Shelburne Road
Stamford, CT
2.18 miles from the center of Old Greenwich, CT

Dr. Teo-Carlo Straun
243 Tresser Blvd Floor 17
Stamford, CT
2.29 miles from the center of Old Greenwich, CT

Dr. Rafique Tai MD
Rafique Tai157 Grove Street
Stamford, CT
2.78 miles from the center of Old Greenwich, CT

Dr. Brittany Dudas MD
270 Greenwich Avenue
Greenwich, CT
3 miles from the center of Old Greenwich, CT

Sheila Devlin-Craane NP
270 Greenwich Ave
Greenwich, CT
3 miles from the center of Old Greenwich, CT

Helen Sudkamp-Walker
22 Fifth Street
Stamford, CT
3.14 miles from the center of Old Greenwich, CT

Dr. Joseph Flynn MD
Greenwich Hospital5 Perryridge Road
Greenwich, CT
3.2 miles from the center of Old Greenwich, CT

Dr. Kasey Spoonamore MD
38 Lake Avenue
Greenwich, CT
3.23 miles from the center of Old Greenwich, CT

Dr. Linus Abrams MD
4 Dearfield Drive
Greenwich, CT
3.25 miles from the center of Old Greenwich, CT

Dr. Jeremy Barowsky
5 Perryridge Road
Greenwich, CT
3.26 miles from the center of Old Greenwich, CT

Dr. Hassan Minhas MD
22 5th Street
Stamford, CT
3.28 miles from the center of Old Greenwich, CT

Dr. Sujana Sunkara MD
28 Douglas avenue
Stamford , CT
4.18 miles from the center of Old Greenwich, CT

Dr. Tichianaa Armah MD
Community Health Center, Inc.22 Fifth Street
Stamford, CT
4.78 miles from the center of Old Greenwich, CT

Dr. Minesh Patel
30 Buxton Farm RoadSuite140
Stamford, CT
4.78 miles from the center of Old Greenwich, CT

Mark Dam
40 HEIGHTS Road
Darien, CT
4.99 miles from the center of Old Greenwich, CT

Dr. Ajay Ahuja MD
825 High Ridge Road
Stamford, CT
5.25 miles from the center of Old Greenwich, CT

Steven Murphy MD
25 South Regent Street
Port Chester, NY
5.32 miles from the center of Old Greenwich, CT

Dr. Jorge Espana MD
5 Grace Church Street
Portchester , NY
5.36 miles from the center of Old Greenwich, CT

Thomas Yuen MD
Open Door Family Medical Centers5 Grace Church Street
Port Chester, NY
5.36 miles from the center of Old Greenwich, CT

Wanda Uribe PA
Open Door Family Medical Centers5 Grace Church Street
Port Chester, NY
5.36 miles from the center of Old Greenwich, CT

Dr. Robert Dyksterhouse MD
Open Door Family Medicine Center5 Grace Church St
Port Chester, NY
5.39 miles from the center of Old Greenwich, CT

Dr. Jesus Lago MD
558 Westchester Avenue
Rye Brook, NY
6 miles from the center of Old Greenwich, CT

Dr. Marilyn Sibery MD
14 Rye Ridge PlazaSuite 223
Rye Brook, NY
6.12 miles from the center of Old Greenwich, CT

Dr. Ellyn Shander MD
1933 Long Ridge Road
Stamford, CT
7.35 miles from the center of Old Greenwich, CT

Dr. Allison Downer MD
35 Purchase StreetSuite 303
Rye, NY
7.49 miles from the center of Old Greenwich, CT

Dr. Arun Singh DO
600 Mamaroneck AvenueSuite 400
Harrison, NY
7.54 miles from the center of Old Greenwich, CT

Dr. Dean Harlam MD
275 North Street
Harrison, NY
7.58 miles from the center of Old Greenwich, CT

Dr. Robert Olko MD
275 North Street
Harrison, NY
7.58 miles from the center of Old Greenwich, CT

Choosing a Suboxone Doctor in Old Greenwich, CT

When searching for a Suboxone doctor in Old Greenwich, CT a good place to start is to research the options that are accessible and covered by health 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, in order for them to prescribe Suboxone as a medication for opioid addiction treatment. 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 on Suboxone.

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 equal. Unfortunately, there is a high rate of fraud in the healthcare system, and even the Suboxone Maintenance industry is not immune to that. A reputable Suboxone doctor is suggested to increase the chances of success with Suboxone maintenance assisted treatment.

Treatment via a Suboxone doctor can be paid for via insurance or cash pay. Find out what your payment options are by reaching out to your Suboxone Doctor’s office. Remember that not all doctors accept all insurance plans. If they do take your coverage, make certain you ask them what additional out of pocket costs may be associated. Lastly, always call your insurance to check your deductible, out of pockets, and copays before going to the Suboxone Doctor in Old Greenwich, CT.

Alternatives to Suboxone Treatment in Old Greenwich, CT

Suboxone is only one of a multitude of treatment options for those addicted to opioids. There are alternative substances that have historically been used in Old Greenwich, CT 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 right for you.

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

  • Presence of suicidal thoughts
  • Untreated dual diagnosis
  • Pregnancy
  • Alcohol dependence
  • Previous allergic reaction to Suboxone
  • Drug interactions with other medications
  • Past 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 go through a clean-slate withdrawal can expect severe flu-like withdrawal symptoms and severe cravings. It is highly advised to contact a Old Greenwich, CT opioid detox facility that can provide continuous care and monitoring.

Choosing a Connecticut Suboxone Doctor

When choosing a Suboxone Doctor in Connecticut there are a few important factors to consider. To get the best success with MAT, choosing a Suboxone doctor that provides attentive treatment is an critical aspect of recovery. Connect with the license practitioner and ask them how closely they monitor their clients, if they typically allow clients to self-manage taking doses, and the length of time before they might begin sending clients home with multiple doses.

A few common factors that are important to consider when looking for a license practitioner include whether they are accepting new patients, their office proximity to the patient’s house, and if their office hours align with the addict’s schedule Due to limits on the number of patients a license practitioner can treat, it may be difficult to identify a qualified license practitioner in or near Connecticut. However, if you have various personal responsibilities, then driving across town for your Suboxone treatment may be difficult. Our directory or helpline can assist you in locating a license practitioner is a good match for your circumstances and who is currently accepting new patients.

Success Rates of Suboxone Maintenance and Medically Assisted Detox

An addictive drug in itself, there is significant controversy on whether Suboxone actually helps individuals who are dependant on opioids. Some doctors have said to have experienced great success with Suboxone treatment, whereas others did not. One study reported that 49% of participants abused prescription painkillers at a decreased rate while on Suboxone, but only 8.6% exhibited abstinence once the Suboxone treatment had` ceased. Other studies did not show long term recovery with a less than 10% success rate once treatment ended, regardless of whether Suboxone treatment was combined with therapy or not.

Alternatives to Suboxone Treatment in Connecticut

Addiction, like other diseases, does not have a cure yet. Consequently, there is a lot of chatter regarding what the best treatment plan 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, the debate it ongoing; however, when following the recommendations of a licensed Suboxone Doctor in Connecticut, you have a much greater chance of success.