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Below is a comprehensive directory of suboxone doctors in Edgewood, Kentucky. Read more about Edgewood 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: Crestview Hills, Erlanger, Lakeside Park, and Elsmere. Click here for Edgewood rehab centers.

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About Edgewood, KY Suboxone Doctors

Suboxone, also known as Buprenorphine, is a frequently recommended medication used for opioid dependence treatment. Doctors who prescribe Suboxone will often also suggest tandem involvement in Substance Abuse Treatment, or 12 Step Program. Buprenorphine can be administered many ways; the most common include a sublingual strip, a transdermal patch, a subcutaneous injection, or a subdermal implant.

Christopher Etterle MD
413 S. Loop Road
Edgewood, KY
0.21 miles from the center of Edgewood, KY

Dr. Annette Reynolds MD
St. Elizabeth healthcare334 Thomas Moore Parkway suite 120
Edgewood , KY
0.26 miles from the center of Edgewood, KY

Adam Culbertson NP
1 Medical Village Drive
Edgewood, KY
0.28 miles from the center of Edgewood, KY

Alexander Malosh NP
1 Medical Village Drive
Edgewood, KY
0.28 miles from the center of Edgewood, KY

Dr. Jeremy Engel MD
230 Thomas More Parkway
Edgewood, KY
0.35 miles from the center of Edgewood, KY

Dr. Ashok Poluri MD
HealthSouth Northern kentucky201 Medical Village Drive
Edgewood, KY
0.38 miles from the center of Edgewood, KY

Dr. Martha Walden MD
St. Elizabeth Healthcare200 Medical Village Drive
Edgewood, KY
0.38 miles from the center of Edgewood, KY

Dr. Charles Bernstein MD
St Elizabeth HealthcareOne Medical Village Drive
Edgewood, KY
0.54 miles from the center of Edgewood, KY

Dr. Michael Fletcher MD
500 Thomas More Pkwy
Crestview Hills, KY
0.6 miles from the center of Edgewood, KY

Chelsea Sparks NP
AppleGate Recovery 565 Centre View Boulevard
Crestview Hills, KY
0.82 miles from the center of Edgewood, KY

Dr. Oliver Benes MD
351 Center View Boulevard
Crestview Hills, KY
0.93 miles from the center of Edgewood, KY

Dr. Paul Guenthner MD
230 Thomas More Parlway
Crestview Hills, KY
0.93 miles from the center of Edgewood, KY

Karlee Daniels
351 Centre View Boulevard
Crestview Hills, KY
0.93 miles from the center of Edgewood, KY

Dr. Richard Park MD
Applegate Recovery565 Centre View Blvd
Crestview Hills, KY
0.93 miles from the center of Edgewood, KY

Dr. Teresa Koeller MD
St. Elizabeth Physicians Journey Recovery Center351 Centre View Blvd.
Crestview Hills, KY
0.95 miles from the center of Edgewood, KY

Angela Miracle NP
Journey Recovery Center351 Centre View Boulevard
Crestview Hills, KY
0.95 miles from the center of Edgewood, KY

Piam Shanehsaz MD
351 Centre View Boulevard
Crestview Hills, KY
0.97 miles from the center of Edgewood, KY

Dr. Kathleen Yang MD
351 Centre View Boulevard
Crestview Hills, KY
0.97 miles from the center of Edgewood, KY

Dr. Brian Braithwaite MD
340 Thomas More ParkwaySuite 260
Crestview Hills, KY
1.06 miles from the center of Edgewood, KY

Cheri Moore NP
162 BARNWOOD Drive
Edgewood, KY
1.1 miles from the center of Edgewood, KY

Brandi Roland NP
162 Barnwood Drive
Edgewood , KY
1.1 miles from the center of Edgewood, KY

Dr. Pragya Gupta
162 Barnwood Drive
Edgewood, KY
1.1 miles from the center of Edgewood, KY

Anthony Alvarez MD
334 Thomas More ParkwaySuite 120
Crestview Hills, KY
1.12 miles from the center of Edgewood, KY

Dr. Michael Fletcher MD
210 Thomas More Parkway
Crestview Hills, KY
1.13 miles from the center of Edgewood, KY

Dr. Ruth Hussey DO
25 Town Center BoulevardSuite 102
Crestview Hills, KY
1.27 miles from the center of Edgewood, KY

Dr. Mina Kalfas MD
1955 Dixie HighwaySuite D
Ft Wright, KY
2.34 miles from the center of Edgewood, KY

Dr. Cruff Renard MD
2300 Chamber Center DriveSuite 300
Fort Mitchell, KY
2.5 miles from the center of Edgewood, KY

Dr. Jill Jones MD
820 Dolwick Drive
Erlanger, KY
2.62 miles from the center of Edgewood, KY

Dr. David Suetholz MD
David w.Suetholz md,psc2378 Grandview Drive
Fort Mitchell, KY
2.87 miles from the center of Edgewood, KY

Dr. Deepak Mittal
7205 Dixie HighwaySuite #5
Florence, KY
3.67 miles from the center of Edgewood, KY

Choosing a Suboxone Doctor in Edgewood, KY

When searching for a Suboxone doctor in Edgewood, KY the first thing to do is to research the options that are available and covered by health insurance. In addition to finding a physician you can afford, make sure they are qualified. Qualified doctors and mid-level practitioners in the United States must have an X-license to be able to prescribe Suboxone as a medication assisted treatment option for an opioid addict. 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 support a positive outcome 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 the same. Unfortunately, the healthcare industry is packed with fraud, and even the Suboxone Maintenance industry is not an exception to this. A reputable Suboxone doctor is recommended to increase the chances of success with Suboxone maintenance assisted treatment.

Suboxone Doctors accept various insurance plans and cash payments. Find out what your payment options are by reaching out to your Suboxone Doctor’s office. Keep in mind that depending on the doctor, even if they accept insurance, they may not accept yours. 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 reach out to your insurance to determine your deductible, out of pockets, and copays prior to going to the Suboxone Doctor in Edgewood, KY.

Alternatives to Suboxone Treatment in Edgewood, KY

Suboxone is only one of a multitude of treatment options for opioid addiction. There are alternative medications that have historically been used in Edgewood, KY 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 find recovery and who have access to a safe and supportive living situation, these MAT options could be a good option for you.

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

  • Recent suicidal thoughts
  • Untreated dual diagnosis
  • Pregnancy
  • alcohol addiction
  • Previous allergic reaction to Suboxone
  • Drug interactions with other medications
  • Previous abuse of methadone or Suboxone

People who may not be able to receive Suboxone treatment, going cold turkey may be the only alternative option. People who plan to go through a clean-slate withdrawal can expect severe flu-like withdrawal symptoms and severe cravings. It is strongly recommended to get admitted to a Edgewood, KY opioid detoxification facility that can provide continuous care and monitoring.

Choosing a Kentucky Suboxone Doctor

When choosing a Suboxone Doctor in Kentucky there are a number of factors to consider. To ensure success via medication assisted treatment, finding a Suboxone doctor that monitors your progress closely is an important aspect of recovery. Speak with the Suboxone doctor and inquire regarding how closely they monitor their clients, if they ever allow clients to take a few doses of Suboxone home to be self-administered, and the length of time before they typically start sending clients home with multiple doses.

Some common factors that are important to consider when searching for a physician include whether they are taking new patients, their office proximity to the patient’s house, and if their office hours work with the individual’s schedule Due to limits on the number of patients a Suboxone doctor can treat, it may be difficult to located a qualified Suboxone doctor in or near Kentucky. 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 locating a Suboxone doctor whose location and office hours work well for you and who is currently taking new patients.

Success Rates of Suboxone Maintenance and Medically Assisted Detox

An addictive substance in itself, there is significant uncertainty on whether Suboxone truly works to treat opioid addiction. Some addicts have said to have experienced great success with Suboxone treatment, but others were not as lucky. 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 ended. Other studies have shown similar relapse rates of about 90%, including cases where additional treatments where provided alongside Suboxone treatment.

Alternatives to Suboxone Treatment in Kentucky

Suboxone is only one of the multiple treatment options for opioid addiction. There are alternative medication assisted treatments that have historically been used in Kentucky 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 struggling addicts who are determined to break free from addiction and who have a supportive home environment or who live in a sober house, these medically assisted treatment 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 mental health disorder
  • Pregnancy
  • Alcohol dependence
  • Previous adverse reaction to Suboxone
  • Drug interactions with other medications
  • Past abuse of MAT

Addicts who may not be able to receive Suboxone treatment, unmedicated detox may be the best alternative option. Addicts who plan to go through a clean-slate withdrawal can expect intense flu-like withdrawal symptoms and intense cravings. It is highly advised to get help from a Kentucky opioid detox facility that can provide continuous care and monitoring.