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Below is a comprehensive directory of suboxone doctors in Reading, Kansas. Read more about Reading suboxone treatment or click here to browse your local subxone doctors.

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About Reading, KS Suboxone Doctors

Suboxone is a pharmaceutical drug offered as medically assisted treatment (MAT) as an alternative to the drug methadone. In place of methadone, which is generally administered by going to a methadone clinic daily, Suboxone prescriptions can be given by licensed Suboxone doctors in Reading, KS. Suboxone was the first pharmaceutical drug that passed government regulations to be prescribed by a medical doctor to treat addiction to opioids. This has increased the resource and treatment options available to people in Reading, KS who are ready to stop using opioids.

Dr. Jose Tovar MD
1301 West 12th Avenue
Emporia, KS
14.78 miles from the center of Reading, KS

Dr. Ekwensi Griffith DO
2219 SW 29th St
Topeka, KS
36.84 miles from the center of Reading, KS

Jill Nitzsche NP
2219 SW 29th St
Topeka, KS
36.84 miles from the center of Reading, KS

Dr. Gregory Hahn DO
Colmery Oneil VAMC2200 sw gage Blvd
Topeka, KS
37.12 miles from the center of Reading, KS

Joseph Quinn NP
2200 SW Gage Boulevard
Topeka, KS
37.12 miles from the center of Reading, KS

Kenneth Dunstone
2200 SW Gage Boulevard
Topeka, KS
37.12 miles from the center of Reading, KS

Jay Kennedy
Colmery O'Neil Veterans Affairs Medical Center2200 SW Gage Boulevard
Topeka, KS
37.12 miles from the center of Reading, KS

Dr. Keith Pattison
2200 SW Gage Boulevard
Topeka, KS
37.12 miles from the center of Reading, KS

Jami Potter NP
1100 SW WanamakerSuite 103
Topeka, KS
38.54 miles from the center of Reading, KS

Dr. Radu Teodorescu MD
Stormont-Vaie West3707 SW 6th Street
Topeka, KS
38.73 miles from the center of Reading, KS

Dr. Monique LaFrance MD
5323 SE 45th Street
Tecumseh, KS
39.67 miles from the center of Reading, KS

Dr. Gilbert Parks MD
629 SE Quincy StreetSuite 205
Topeka, KS
39.78 miles from the center of Reading, KS

Dr. Anthony Strickland MD
346 Maine StreetSuite 150
Lawrence, KS
48.04 miles from the center of Reading, KS

Nicole Delimont NP
Heartland Community Health Center346 Maine Ste 150
Lawrence, KS
48.04 miles from the center of Reading, KS

Lisa Shinkarow PA
346 Mainse StreetSte. 150
Lawrence, KS
48.04 miles from the center of Reading, KS

Dr. William Braun MD
1045 East 23rd street
Lawrence, KS
49.28 miles from the center of Reading, KS

Dr. Hiten Soni MD
1045 E. 23rd Street
Lawrence, KS
49.28 miles from the center of Reading, KS

Jennifer Troyer
1045 E 23rd Street
Lawrence, KS
49.28 miles from the center of Reading, KS

Dr. Charles Wanker MD
1408 East Street
Iola, KS
51.36 miles from the center of Reading, KS

Dr. Grace Thomas MD
Pawnee Mental Heath Services2001 Claflin Road
Manhattan, KS
57.15 miles from the center of Reading, KS

Jessica Mowry MD
18320 S. Center St
Gardner, KS
58.73 miles from the center of Reading, KS

Megan Seidl
Konza Prairie Community Health Center361 Grant Avenue
Junction City, KS
58.88 miles from the center of Reading, KS

Melody Morse
361 Grant Avenue
Junction City, KS
59.02 miles from the center of Reading, KS

Dr. Bette Bischoff MD
Mercy Regional Health Center1823 College Ave
Manhattan, KS
59.28 miles from the center of Reading, KS

Dr. Chelsea Fair MD
14515 West 191st Street
Spring Hill, KS
62.53 miles from the center of Reading, KS

Dr. Basuviah Shanker MD
20291 W 219th Street
Spring Hill, KS
62.99 miles from the center of Reading, KS

Dr. Jason Foster MD
410 Woodfield Dr.
Tonganoxie, KS
63.25 miles from the center of Reading, KS

Dr. Robert Thomen MD
505 S PLUMMER AVEPO BOX 946
Chanute, KS
63.8 miles from the center of Reading, KS

Dr. Robert Thomen MD
505 S PLUMMER AVEPO BOX 946
Chanute, KS
63.8 miles from the center of Reading, KS

Dr. Scott Pauls MD
Emergency Department Olathe Medical Center20333 W 151st Street
Olathe, KS
65.38 miles from the center of Reading, KS

Choosing a Reading Suboxone Doctor

When looking for a Suboxone Doctor in Reading, KS there are a number of factors to think about. To ensure success via medication assisted treatment, working with a physician that monitors your progress closely is imperative for success. Talk with the Suboxone doctor and inquire regarding 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.

Availability, distance, and office hours are also significant factors to consider when looking for a license practitioner. Because of limits on the number of patients a Suboxone doctor can treat, it may be difficult to find a qualified Suboxone doctor in or near Reading, KS. However, if you have numerous personal responsibilities, then traveling a long distance every day for your Suboxone treatment might not be practical. Our directory or helpline can assist you in locating a Suboxone doctor whose location and office hours work well for you and who is currently accepting new patients.

Success Rates of Suboxone Maintenance and Medically Assisted Detox

An addictive substance in itself, there is significant controversy on whether Suboxone actually helps individuals who are dependant on opioids. Some doctors have reported great success with Suboxone treatment, whereas others did not. One study reported that while on Suboxone there was a decreased rate of prescription painkiller abuse at 49%, 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 ceased, including cases where behavioral therapy was provided alongside Suboxone treatment.

Alternatives to Suboxone Treatment in Reading, KS

Suboxone is only one of several treatment options for opioid addiction. There are alternative drugs that have historically been used in Reading, KS 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 individuals who are ready to stop using opioids and who have a supportive home environment or who live in a sober house, these medication assisted treatment options could be a good option for you.

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

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

People who may not be able to receive Suboxone treatment, unmedicated detox may be the best alternative option. People who plan to take this route, they can expect severe flu-like withdrawal symptoms and severe cravings. It is highly recommended to seek treatment from a Reading, KS opioid detox center that can provide continuous care and monitoring.

Finding a Suboxone Doctor in Kansas

When selecting a Suboxone doctor in Kansas one should first do their research on the options that are accessible and covered by their insurance provider. Once you have a list of resources that make sure the doctors are qualified. Qualified medical doctors and mid-level practitioners in the U.S. must have an X-license to be able to prescribe Suboxone to individuals battling opioid addiction. These individuals should also offer some sort of supplementary addiction support to ensure success whether that involves outpatient programs, or other evidence-based treatment options to increase success while partaking in medication assisted treatment.

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 patients have said to have experienced great success with Suboxone treatment, whereas others did not. One study reported that while on Suboxone there was a reduced rate of prescription painkiller abuse at 49%, but only 8.6% showed signs of recovery once the Suboxone treatment ended. Other studies did not show long term recovery 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 Kansas

Suboxone is only one of numerous treatment options for opioid addiction. There are alternative substances that have historically been used in Kansas 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 individuals who are motivated to get clean and who have access to a safe and supportive living environment, these MAT options could be a good option for you.

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

  • Presence of thoughts of suicide
  • Untreated dual diagnosis
  • Pregnancy
  • alcohol use disorder
  • Previous allergic reaction to Suboxone
  • Taking other medications that do not react well with Suboxone
  • Past abuse of medication assisted treatments

Addicts who are not a good candidate for Suboxone treatment, going cold turkey may be the only alternative option. Addicts who plan to abstain from heroin use, or any other opioid, can expect intense flu-like withdrawal symptoms and intense cravings. It is strongly advised to reach out to a Kansas opioid detox facility that can provide continuous care and monitoring.