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Below is a comprehensive directory of suboxone doctors in Kealakekua, Hawaii. Read more about Kealakekua 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: Captain Cook, Honalo, Keauhou, and Holualoa. Click here for Kealakekua rehab centers.

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About Kealakekua, HI Suboxone Doctors

Suboxone, or Buprenorphine, is a conventional drug used to treat Opioid Dependence. Physicians 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:

  • Under the tongue as a Suboxone Sublingual Strip
  • On the skin as a transdermal patch
  • Sublocade also offers a Subcutaneous Injection just under the skin
  • Probuphine sells an implant that can provide continuous delivery for six months
Dr. William Mandel MD
P.O. Box 202
Captain Cook, HI
2.17 miles from the center of Kealakekua, HI

Chandi-Nichole Kiefer
75-5751 Kuakini HighwaySuite 104
Kailua Kona, HI
8.32 miles from the center of Kealakekua, HI

Malia Vannatta NP
75-184 Hualalai Road#302
Kailua Kona, HI
8.56 miles from the center of Kealakekua, HI

Lambert Lee Loy
78-6831 Ali'i DriveSuite 169
Kailua Kona, HI
9.28 miles from the center of Kealakekua, HI

Dr. Russell Parker DO
75-5737 Kuakini HighwaySuite 202
Kailua Kona, HI
9.43 miles from the center of Kealakekua, HI

Dr. Heather Rose Miner MD
755751 Kuakini Highway
Kailua Kona, HI
9.47 miles from the center of Kealakekua, HI

Dr. Michael McGrath MD
74-5605 Alapa StreetB202
Kailua Kona, HI
9.71 miles from the center of Kealakekua, HI

Dr. D. Ross MD
PO Box 4998
Kailua Kona, HI
9.71 miles from the center of Kealakekua, HI

Lauren Butcher Angela Manjgaladze
64-1035 Mamalahoa HighwaySuite F
Kamuela, HI
25.45 miles from the center of Kealakekua, HI

Dr. Ian Chun MD
64-1035 Mamalahoa HwySuite F
Kamuela, HI
25.45 miles from the center of Kealakekua, HI

Kaidden Kelly PA
64-1035 Mamalahoa HwySuite F
Kamuela, HI
25.45 miles from the center of Kealakekua, HI

Barbara Hughes
Spark M. Matsunaga Medical Center459 Patterson Road
Honolulu, HI
25.45 miles from the center of Kealakekua, HI

Dr. Ian Chun MD
65-1158 Mamalahoa Hwy Suite 2 D
Kamuela, HI
36.21 miles from the center of Kealakekua, HI

Dr. Ralph Dupree MD
Kauai Veterans Memorial Hospital4643 Waimea Canyon Drive, P.O. BOX 337
Waimea, HI
37.91 miles from the center of Kealakekua, HI

Dr. Kevin Kunz MD
P.O. Box 1257
Volcano, HI
42.62 miles from the center of Kealakekua, HI

Elizabeth Bush NP
45-3290 Ohia St Suite 5
Kamuela, HI
47.59 miles from the center of Kealakekua, HI

Dr. Gerald McKenna MD
140 Pu'ueo Street
Hilo, HI
54.74 miles from the center of Kealakekua, HI

Patrick Young MD
400 Hualani Street, Suite 196
Hilo, HI
55.09 miles from the center of Kealakekua, HI

Elizabeth Bush NP
56 Wainuenue Avenue Suite 202
Hilo, HI
55.09 miles from the center of Kealakekua, HI

Dr. Stefan Harmeling
69 Lanihuli Street
Hilo, HI
55.13 miles from the center of Kealakekua, HI

Dr. Richard Lee-Ching MD
780 Laukapu Street
Hilo, HI
55.85 miles from the center of Kealakekua, HI

Dr. George Rourke MD
900 Leilani Street
Hilo, HI
56.02 miles from the center of Kealakekua, HI

Dr. George Carlson MD
645 Laniolu Place
Kihei, HI
92.43 miles from the center of Kealakekua, HI

Dr. Michael Rimm MD
1043 Makawao AvenueSuite 201
Makawao, HI
94.22 miles from the center of Kealakekua, HI

Dr. Irving Harper III DO
89 Ho'okele StSuite 102
Kahului, HI
99.75 miles from the center of Kealakekua, HI

Dr. Paul Kaiwi Jr
444 Hana HighwaySuite 201
Kahului, HI
100.35 miles from the center of Kealakekua, HI

Dr. Royal Randolph Jr MD
One Main Plaza Building2200 Main Street, Ste 517, P.O. Box 1441
Wailuku, HI
101.18 miles from the center of Kealakekua, HI

Erik Russell MD
1881 Nani Street
Wailuku, HI
101.18 miles from the center of Kealakekua, HI

Stacey Prusky NP
2099 Wells Street
Wailuku, HI
101.55 miles from the center of Kealakekua, HI

Jessica Bullock
2099 Wells Street
Wailuku, HI
101.55 miles from the center of Kealakekua, HI

Choosing a Kealakekua Suboxone Doctor

There is no shortage of options when choosing a Suboxone Doctor in Kealakekua, HI. Selecting a Doctor for Suboxone or Buprenorphine can be cumbersome, and it is important to do your research. Suboxone is a drug, and like many other medications, abuse is common. This is why it is important to get lots of information and get all of your questions answered. Suboxone does not cure addiction, but rather one part of a recovering addict's treatment plan. When looking for a Suboxone Doctor in Kealakekua, HI, always make sure that they match what you are looking for.

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 provide the same level of care. Unfortunately, there is a high rate of fraud in the healthcare system, and even the Suboxone Maintenance industry is not immune to that. To encourage a greater success rate during Suboxone Maintenance, we advise using a trusted Suboxone Doctor.

Suboxone Doctors will either accept insurance or cash pay. Always speak with the Suboxone Doctor, as to what their payment options are. Keep in mind that not all doctors accept all insurance plans. If your doctor is in-network with your provider, make sure you specifically inquire about what additional out of pocket costs may be associated. Lastly, always call your insurance to check your deductible, out of pockets, and copays prior to going to the Suboxone Doctor in Kealakekua, HI.

Alternatives to Suboxone Treatment in Kealakekua, HI

The pharmaceutical substance 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, over the past few years this medication has received significant scrutiny because of the potential risk of addiction to Subxone. There has also been an increase observed of people in Suboxone treatment programs Kealakekua, HI having accidental overdoses. Due to this it has prompted others to look for other options. Alternative treatments people have tried include methadone, going cold turkey, Subutex, or vivitrol. Various options are available and each individual should investigate every option available with their doctor before .

Choosing a Hawaii Suboxone Doctor

When in search for a Suboxone Doctor in Hawaii there are a number of factors to think about. To get the best success via MAT, choosing a practitioner that provides attentive care is critical for success. Connect with the physician and ask them how closely they monitor their clients, if they typically allow clients to self-manage taking doses, and how long before they typically start allowing patients to self-administer multiple doses.

Availability, distance, and office hours are also key factors to consider when looking for a physician. Due to limits on the number of patients a physician can see, it may be difficult to located a qualified physician in or near Hawaii. However, if you have several personal responsibilities, then driving across town for your Suboxone treatment may be difficult. Our directory or helpline can assist you in looking for a physician is a good match for your circumstances and who is currently taking new patients.

Success Rates of Suboxone Maintenance and Medically Assisted Detox

An addictive substance in itself, there is lots of controversy on whether Suboxone truly works to treat opioid addiction. Some people 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% showed abstinence once the Suboxone treatment ended. Other studies did not show long term success with a less than 10% success rate once treatment ceased, including cases where additional treatments where provided alongside Suboxone treatment.

Alternatives to Suboxone Treatment in Hawaii

Suboxone is only one of a multitude of treatment options for those addicted to opioids. There are alternative medication assisted treatments that have historically been used in Hawaii for opioid addiction treatment, including methadone and Naltrexone. These medications might be available to you but have different regulations. For example, 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 MAT 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:

  • Recent thoughts of suicide
  • Untreated mental health disorder
  • Pregnancy
  • Alcohol dependence
  • Previous allergic reaction to Suboxone
  • Drug interactions with other medications
  • Previous abuse of methadone or Suboxone

For individuals who may not be able to receive Suboxone treatment, abstinence may be the best 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 recommended to get help from a Hawaii opioid detox facility that can provide continuous care and monitoring.