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Below is a comprehensive directory of suboxone doctors in Georgetown, Delaware. Read more about Georgetown 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: Georgetown, Milton, Milton, and Millsboro. Click here for Georgetown rehab centers.

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About Georgetown, DE Suboxone Doctors

Suboxone, or Buprenorphine, is a frequently recommended medication used for opioid dependence treatment. Physicians who prescribe Suboxone will often also want to see tandem involvement in Substance Abuse Treatment, or 12 Step Program. Buprenorphine can be administered many ways; 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
Sheri McAfee-Garner DNP
Sussex Correctional Institution 23203 Dupont Boulevard
Georgetown, DE
0.68 miles from the center of Georgetown, DE

Edward Hendricks NP
23207 Dupont Boulevard
Georgetown, DE
0.68 miles from the center of Georgetown, DE

Dr. Patricia Lifrak MD MBA
600 East Market Street
Georgetown, DE
0.73 miles from the center of Georgetown, DE

Cara Grove NP
21444 Carmean Way
Georgetown, DE
1.17 miles from the center of Georgetown, DE

Cindy Cunningham NP
La Red HealthServices21444 Carmean Way
Georgetown , DE
1.21 miles from the center of Georgetown, DE

Dr. Lawrence Brain MD
Sun Behavioral Delaware21655 Biden Avenue
Georgetown, DE
1.24 miles from the center of Georgetown, DE

Peter Musu NP
21655 BIDEN AVENUE
Georgetown, DE
1.24 miles from the center of Georgetown, DE

Claudia Pierce
23203 Dupont BoulevardSussex Correctional Institute - MSB Medical
Georgetown, DE
2.26 miles from the center of Georgetown, DE

Dr. Sughanda Khanna MD
29787 John J. Williams HighwayUnit #8
Millsboro, DE
8.29 miles from the center of Georgetown, DE

Dr. Adaeze Udezue MD
29725 Springwood Drive
Millsboro, DE
8.77 miles from the center of Georgetown, DE

Martha Lins NP
28311 Forest Drive
Millsboro, DE
8.77 miles from the center of Georgetown, DE

David Kalkstein
27083 Firefly Boulevard
Millsboro, DE
8.77 miles from the center of Georgetown, DE

Dr. Sughanda Khanna MD
26744 John J. Williams HighwayUnit #1
Millsboro, DE
11.2 miles from the center of Georgetown, DE

Julianne McBride
1340 Middleford Road Suite #401
Seaford, DE
11.83 miles from the center of Georgetown, DE

Anthony Masone
801 Middleford Road
Seaford, DE
12.19 miles from the center of Georgetown, DE

Dr. Nihar Gala MD
30876 Congressional Lane
Lewes, DE
14.64 miles from the center of Georgetown, DE

Joy Magee NP
1309 Savannah Road
Lewes, DE
14.64 miles from the center of Georgetown, DE

Javed Akhtar PA
1309 Savannah Road
Lewes, DE
14.64 miles from the center of Georgetown, DE

Christine Degnon
1409 Savannah Road
Lewes, DE
14.64 miles from the center of Georgetown, DE

Ericka Daniel NP
1 Sussex Avenue
Milford, DE
15.28 miles from the center of Georgetown, DE

Dr. Fabricio Alarcon MD
AMS of Delaware, LLC20576 Coastal Highway
Rehoboth Beach, DE
15.91 miles from the center of Georgetown, DE

Dr. Thomas Kelly MD
18947 John J Williams HighwaySuite 306
Rehoboth Beach, DE
16.71 miles from the center of Georgetown, DE

Dr. Bruce Selman MD
14 Southwood Shores Drive
Rehoboth Beach, DE
16.71 miles from the center of Georgetown, DE

Dr. Duane Shubert MD
153 Beaver Dam ReachThe Woods at Seaside
Rehoboth Beach, DE
16.71 miles from the center of Georgetown, DE

Matthew Abinante
18800 Delaware StreetSuite 670
Huntington Beach, CA
16.71 miles from the center of Georgetown, DE

Noelle Capulong PA
18800 Delaware St.Suite 670
Huntington Beach, CA
16.71 miles from the center of Georgetown, DE

Eunice Boyd-Gant NP
1000 Midway DriveSuite #3
Harrington, DE
18.87 miles from the center of Georgetown, DE

Saira Choudry PA
1000 Midway Drive
Harrington, DE
18.87 miles from the center of Georgetown, DE

Sheri McAfee-Garner DNP
Baylor Women's Correctional Institution660 Baylor Blvd
New Castle, DE
20.35 miles from the center of Georgetown, DE

Kerri Nowotny PA
200 CIVIC AVENUE
Salisbury, MD
24.43 miles from the center of Georgetown, DE

Choosing a Georgetown Suboxone Doctor

When in search for a Suboxone Doctor in Georgetown, DE there are a few important factors to think about. To get the best success with medication assisted treatment, choosing a physician that monitors your progress closely is key to achieving lasting recovery. Connect with the Suboxone doctor and inquire regarding how closely they monitor their clients, if they typically allow patients to self-manage taking doses, and how long before they typically start sending clients home with multiple doses.

A few common factors that are good to consider when in search of a Suboxone doctor 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 As a result of limits on the number of patients a Suboxone doctor can care for, it may be challenging to identify a qualified Suboxone doctor in or near Georgetown, DE. However, if you work, go to school, or have a family that relies on you, then driving across town for your Suboxone treatment may be difficult. Our directory or helpline can help you in selecting a Suboxone doctor who works well for you 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 patients have reported 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% showed 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 Georgetown, DE

Suboxone is only one of a multitude of treatment options for opioid addiction. There are alternative drugs that have previously been used in Georgetown, DE to treat addiction to opiates, including methadone and Naltrexone. These medications might be available to you but have different regulations. For instance, only methadone clinics can administer methadone. For addicts who are motivated to stop using opioids and who have access to a safe and supportive living environment, these medically assisted treatment options might work for you.

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

  • Recent suicidal thoughts
  • Untreated mental health disorder
  • Pregnancy
  • Alcohol dependence
  • Previous adverse reaction to Suboxone
  • Taking other medications that do not react well with Suboxone
  • Past abuse of MAT

Addicts who may not be able to receive Suboxone treatment, abstinence may be the best alternative option. Addicts who plan to take this route, they can expect intense flu-like withdrawal symptoms and intense cravings. It is strongly recommended to reach out to a Georgetown, DE opioid detox facility that can help manage these symptoms.

Choosing a Delaware Suboxone Doctor

When looking for a Suboxone Doctor in Delaware there are a number of factors to consider. To get the best outcome with medically assisted treatment, working with a practitioner that monitors your progress closely is imperative for success. Talk with the license practitioner and inquire regarding their Suboxone treatment practices, if they typically allow patients to self-manage taking doses, and the length of time before they typically start allowing patients to self-administer multiple doses.

Availability, distance, and office hours are also key factors to consider when searching for a license practitioner. Because of limits on the number of patients a license practitioner can treat, it may be difficult to identify a qualified license practitioner in or near Delaware. However, if you have various personal responsibilities, then driving a long distance every day for your Suboxone treatment might not be practical. Our directory or helpline can help you in locating a license practitioner who works well for you and who is currently taking new patients.

Success Rates of Suboxone Maintenance and Medically Assisted Detox

An addictive substance in itself, it is commonly argued 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 49% of participants abused prescription painkillers at a lowered rate while on Suboxone, but only 8.6% showed 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, including cases where additional treatments where provided concurrently.

Alternatives to Suboxone Treatment in Delaware

Addiction is one of the many diseases without a cure. Consequently, 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, the jury is still out; however, when following the care of a licensed Suboxone Doctor in Delaware, you have a much greater chance of success.