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About Burr Ferry, LA Suboxone Doctors

Suboxone, also known as Buprenorphine, is a commonly use drug used to treat Opioid Dependence. Ideally, Suboxone would be prescribed by a practitioner, along side 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.

William Craig NP
402 W. 8th St
Deridder, LA
19.71 miles from the center of Burr Ferry, LA

Angela Craig NP
402 W. 8th Street
Deridder, LA
19.71 miles from the center of Burr Ferry, LA

PAMELA HAVENS NP
ELITE MEDICAL WELLNESS402 W 8th Street
Deridder, LA
19.71 miles from the center of Burr Ferry, LA

Joni Whitehead
567 Walker Street
Merryville, LA
21.41 miles from the center of Burr Ferry, LA

Dr. Larry Brown MD
315 West Houston Street
Jasper, TX
31.94 miles from the center of Burr Ferry, LA

Dametra Taylor
1050 N. Robinson Street
Many, LA
34.88 miles from the center of Burr Ferry, LA

Susan Edge NP
205 East Lavielle
Kirbyville, TX
36.64 miles from the center of Burr Ferry, LA

Dr. John Sessions DO
1609 South Margaret Street
Kirbyville, TX
36.85 miles from the center of Burr Ferry, LA

Karla Bolton MD
1609 South Margaret Avenue
Kirbyville, TX
36.85 miles from the center of Burr Ferry, LA

Dr. Nandita Chadha MD
140 West Forth Street
Dequincy, LA
42.64 miles from the center of Burr Ferry, LA

Christal Waller NP
112 N. 6th Street
Oberlin, LA
53.1 miles from the center of Burr Ferry, LA

Dr. Rand Metoyer MD
501 Keyser Ave
Natchitoches, LA
53.44 miles from the center of Burr Ferry, LA

Dr. William Zeichner MD FACP MS
651 Bienville Circle
Natchitoches, LA
53.47 miles from the center of Burr Ferry, LA

Dr. Horatio Millin Jr MD
977 Baywood Drive
Moss Bluff, LA
55.22 miles from the center of Burr Ferry, LA

Alex Courville MD
108 6th AvenueSuite E
Kinder, LA
55.47 miles from the center of Burr Ferry, LA

Dr. Kerry Evans MD
1129 US Highway 287
Woodville, TX
58.39 miles from the center of Burr Ferry, LA

Dr. Kathryn Rutland MD
1129 Highway 287 North
Woodville , TX
58.39 miles from the center of Burr Ferry, LA

Laconia Bacon NP
613 West Bluff
Woodville, TX
58.46 miles from the center of Burr Ferry, LA

Danielle McLurkin MD
2000 Opelousas Street
Lake Charles, LA
59.46 miles from the center of Burr Ferry, LA

Christopher Arceneaux
2000 Opelousas Street
Lake Charles, LA
59.46 miles from the center of Burr Ferry, LA

Dr. Kashinath Yadalam MD
Lake Charles Clinical TrialsOne Lakeshore Drive, Suite 1695
Lake Charles, LA
60.29 miles from the center of Burr Ferry, LA

Dr. Christopher Rodgman MD
44 Versailles Boulevard
Alexandria, LA
60.66 miles from the center of Burr Ferry, LA

Laura Kight NP
44 Versailles Boulevard
Alexandria, LA
60.66 miles from the center of Burr Ferry, LA

Dr. Anthony Adeosun
New Haven Family Medicine, Inc.333 South Ryan Street, Suite 120
Lake Charles, LA
60.91 miles from the center of Burr Ferry, LA

Dr. Michael Dole MD
5408 Provine Place
Alexandria, LA
60.96 miles from the center of Burr Ferry, LA

Dr. Nabil Gad MD
5920 Coliseum Boulevard
Alexandria, LA
61.2 miles from the center of Burr Ferry, LA

Dr. Tawfik Mukhtar-Benghozi MD
5920 Coliseum Boulevard
Alexandria, LA
61.2 miles from the center of Burr Ferry, LA

Kristina Landry NP
5920 Coliseum Boulevard
Alexandria , LA
61.2 miles from the center of Burr Ferry, LA

Lauren Courville NP
760 Bayou Pines East
Lake Charles , LA
61.28 miles from the center of Burr Ferry, LA

Dr. Frank Lopez MD
4845 Lake Street Suite 214
Lake Charles, LA
61.44 miles from the center of Burr Ferry, LA

Selecting a Suboxone Doctor in Burr Ferry, LA

When selecting a Suboxone doctor in Burr Ferry, LA a good place to start is to research the options that are available and covered by your health care insurance. In addition to finding financially viable doctors, make sure they are qualified. Qualified doctors 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 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 on Suboxone.

Success Rates of Suboxone Maintenance and Medically Assisted Detoxification

The success of Suboxone treatment varies from person to person. However, it is widely accepted that Suboxone is the most successful medically assisted detox option to battle opioid addiction. In regard to Suboxone as MAT, research has shown that similar to methadone there is still a potential for abuse. With these types of risks, it is highly advised by Suboxone doctors that medication assisted treatment is monitored closely to increase the likelihood of success. To reiterate, the greatest success rates are observed when people on Suboxone for opioid abuse combine their prescription with other behavioral therapies andevidence-based options. In spite of the stigma that the recovery community may often face, many believe the research is clear and that Suboxone does assist in recovery from opioid addiction!

Alternatives to Suboxone Treatment in Burr Ferry, LA

Suboxone is only one of a multitude of treatment options for those addicted to opioids. There are alternative drugs that have historically been used in Burr Ferry, LA to treat addiction to opiates, including methadone and Naltrexone. These medications might be available to you but have different regulations. For instance, methadone can only be administered at a licensed methadone clinic and not by an individual practitioner. For individuals who are ready to break free from addiction and who have a supportive home environment or who live in a sober house, these medication assisted treatment options might work for you.

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

  • Presence of suicidal thoughts
  • Untreated dual diagnosis
  • Pregnancy
  • alcohol addiction
  • Previous adverse reaction to Suboxone
  • Taking other medications that do not react well with Suboxone
  • Past abuse of medication assisted treatments

For individuals who are not a solid candidate for Suboxone treatment, abstinence may be the only alternative option. For individuals who plan to abstain from heroin use, or any other opioid, can expect intense flu-like withdrawal symptoms and intense cravings. It is strongly recommended to get admitted to a Burr Ferry, LA opioid detox facility that can provide continuous care and monitoring.

Choosing a Louisiana Suboxone Doctor

When choosing a Suboxone Doctor in Louisiana there are several factors to consider. To get the best success via MAT, finding a Suboxone doctor that provides attentive care is an important aspect of recovery. Speak with the Suboxone doctor and inquire regarding their Suboxone treatment practices, if they ever allow clients to self-manage taking doses, and how long before they might begin sending clients home with multiple doses.

Availability, distance, and office hours are also important factors to consider when searching for a Suboxone doctor. Due to limits on the number of patients a Suboxone doctor can treat, it may be challenging to identify a qualified Suboxone doctor in or near Louisiana. However, if you work, go to school, or have a family that relies on you, then driving across town for your Suboxone treatment might not be practical. Our directory or helpline can assist you in looking for a Suboxone doctor who works well for you and who is currently accepting new patients.

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, mostly depending on the quality of care. Not all Suboxone Doctors or Medically Assisted Detoxes provide the same level of care. Unfortunately, the healthcare industry is rampant with fraud, and even the Suboxone Maintenance industry is no exception. A trusted Suboxone doctor is recommended to improve the likelihood of success with [medication assisted treatment.

Treatment via a Suboxone doctor can be paid for via insurance or self pay. Find out what your payment options are by reaching out to your Suboxone Doctor’s office. Remember that depending on the doctor, even if they accept insurance, they may not accept yours. If they do accept your insurance, make sure you ask them what additional out of pocket costs may be associated. Lastly, always reach out to your insurance to confirm your deductible, out of pockets, and copays prior to going to the Suboxone Doctor in Louisiana.

Alternatives to Suboxone Treatment in Louisiana

Addiction, like other diseases, does not have a cure yet. As a result, there is a lot of chatter regarding what the best approach to treatment. Some say 'abstinence is best, the fewer chemicals we put in our bodies, the better.' Others say, 'I'd rather have my loved one alive and on medication, then die from an overdose.' In summary, there isn’t a consensus; however, when following the care of a reliable Suboxone Doctor in Louisiana, you have a much greater chance of success.