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About Abington, MA Suboxone Doctors

Buprenorphine-naloxone is a medication offered as medication assisted treatment (MAT) as an alternative to the drug methadone. Unlike methadone, which is solely administered by going to a methadone clinic every day, Suboxone can be prescribed by a Abington, MA Suboxone doctor licensed to prescribe the medication in Abington, MA. Suboxone was the first medication that passed FDA approval to be prescribed by a physician to treat addiction to opioids. This has increased the accessibility to recovery options and resources for individuals in Abington, MA seeking opioid addiction treatment.

Dr. Michael Dern MD
Signature Healthcare360 Brockton Avenue
Abington, MA
1.14 miles from the center of Abington, MA

Dr. Bruce Weinraub MD
117 Park Avenue
West Springfield, MA
1.25 miles from the center of Abington, MA

Dr. Alphonso Brown MD
1690 Main Street Unit D-2
Weymouth, MA
2 miles from the center of Abington, MA

Dr. Lauren Westafer MD
Baystate Medical Center759 Chestnut Street
Springfield, MA
2.68 miles from the center of Abington, MA

Mark Coyle
South Shore Hospital55 Fogg Road
South Weymouth, MA
2.68 miles from the center of Abington, MA

Megan Gajewski
10 Mechanic Street
Worcester, MA
2.68 miles from the center of Abington, MA

Michael Zaccagnino
MGH Department of Anesthesia Fruit Street GRB 444
Boston, MA
2.68 miles from the center of Abington, MA

Dr. Jennifer Middleton
VA Central Western MA421 North Main
Leeds, MA
2.78 miles from the center of Abington, MA

Dr. David Levy MD
180 Centre Street
Brockton, MA
3.64 miles from the center of Abington, MA

Dr. Errol Green MD
800 Washington Street
Boston, MA
3.68 miles from the center of Abington, MA

Dr. Samuel Maghuyop MD
Signature Healthcare/Brockton Hospital680 Centre Street
Brockton, MA
3.87 miles from the center of Abington, MA

Dr. Oluranti Adepoju MD
33 Union Street
Weymouth, MA
3.87 miles from the center of Abington, MA

Dr. Benjamin Lightfoot MD
63 Main Street
Brockton, MA
3.89 miles from the center of Abington, MA

Dr. Nicolas Palacios Meza MD
63 Main Street
Brockton, MA
3.89 miles from the center of Abington, MA

Dr. Joseph Panerio-Langer MD
63 Main Street
Brockton, MA
3.89 miles from the center of Abington, MA

Ariadne Scott MD
63 main street
Brockton, MA
3.89 miles from the center of Abington, MA

Dr. Madeline Fiore MD
385 Broadway #4
Revere, MA
3.89 miles from the center of Abington, MA

Dr. James Gleason MD
795 Middle Street
Fall River, MA
3.89 miles from the center of Abington, MA

Dr. Rachel Hardenstine MD
800 Huntington Avenue
Boston, MA
3.89 miles from the center of Abington, MA

Alexis Baird NP
46 Obery Street
Plymouth, MA
3.89 miles from the center of Abington, MA

Kathleen Elliott NP
Tru Med528 Newton Street
Fall River, MA
3.89 miles from the center of Abington, MA

Sally Farry NP
31 Workshop Road Suite A
S. Yarmouth, MA
3.89 miles from the center of Abington, MA

Beth Fitzgerald NP
1 Washington Street
Taunton , MA
3.89 miles from the center of Abington, MA

George Gachuma NP
29 Pine Street
Worcester, MA
3.89 miles from the center of Abington, MA

Najwa Holtzman NP
47 Congress Street
Salen, MA
3.89 miles from the center of Abington, MA

Beth Savidge NP
Community Health Center of Franklin County489 Bernardston Road
Greenfield, MA
3.89 miles from the center of Abington, MA

Sarah Toadvine NP
Element Care62 Market Street
Lynn, MA
3.89 miles from the center of Abington, MA

Brian Beauvais PA
860 Boston Road
Springfield, MA
3.89 miles from the center of Abington, MA

Sarah Sulzner MD
South Shore Hospital55 Fogg Road
S Weymouth, MA
3.93 miles from the center of Abington, MA

Dr. Michael Sundberg MD
Massachusetts General Hospital, Division of Internal Medicine50 Staniford Street, 9th Floor
Boston, MA
3.93 miles from the center of Abington, MA

Choosing a Abington Suboxone Doctor

When choosing a Suboxone Doctor in Abington, MA there are a few important factors to think about. To ensure success with medically assisted treatment, choosing a physician that monitors your progress closely is key to achieving lasting recovery. Connect with the license practitioner and inquire regarding how closely they monitor their clients, if they typically allow clients to take a few doses of Suboxone home to be self-administered, and the length of time before they might begin allowing patients to self-administer multiple doses.

Availability, distance, and office hours are also important factors to consider when looking for a physician. Due to limits on the number of patients a license practitioner can care for, it may be difficult to located a qualified license practitioner in or near Abington, MA. However, if you have several personal responsibilities, then driving a long distance every day for your Suboxone treatment may be difficult. Our directory or helpline can help you in locating a license practitioner 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 uncertainty on whether Suboxone actually helps individuals who are dependant on opioids. Some doctors have reported great success with Suboxone treatment, but others were not as lucky. One study reported that 49% of participants abused prescription painkillers at a decreased rate while on Suboxone, but only 8.6% exhibited success once the Suboxone treatment ended. Other studies have shown similar relapse rates of about 90%, regardless of whether Suboxone treatment was combined with therapy or not.

Alternatives to Suboxone Treatment in Abington, MA

Suboxone is only one of a number of treatment options for those addicted to opioids. There are alternative drugs that have previously been used in Abington, MA for opioid addiction treatment, 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 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.

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

  • Recent suicidal thoughts
  • Untreated dual diagnosis
  • Pregnancy
  • Alcohol dependence
  • Previous adverse reaction to Suboxone
  • Taking other medications that do not react well with Suboxone
  • Past abuse of methadone or Suboxone

Addicts who may not be able to receive Suboxone treatment, going cold turkey may be the best alternative option. Addicts who plan to go through a clean-slate withdrawal can expect severe flu-like withdrawal symptoms and severe cravings. It is highly advised to contact a Abington, MA opioid detox facility that can provide continuous care and monitoring.

Choosing a Massachusetts Suboxone Doctor

When selecting a Suboxone doctor in Massachusetts a good place to start is to research the options that are accessible 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 America must have an X-license in order for them to prescribe Suboxone to individuals battling opioid addiction. It is also recommended to enroll in additional treatment programs that support recovery, such as outpatient programs, or other evidence-based treatment options to increase success while partaking in medication assisted treatment.

Success Rates of Suboxone Maintenance and Medication Assisted Detoxification

The success of Suboxone treatment varies from person to person. However, most can agree that Suboxone is the most trusted pharmaceutical detox option to battle opioid addiction. In regard to Suboxone as medication assisted treatment, research has determined that like other medications used for opioid treatment there is still a risk for abuse. Based on the potential for abuse, it is highly advised by prescribing doctors that MAT is monitored closely to increase the likelihood of success. To reiterate, the most significant success rates are observed when people on Suboxone for opioid abuse pair medically assisted treatment with other behavioral therapies andevidence-based options. Despite the stigma that some in the recovery community have, many believe the research is clear and that MAT can create success stories!

Alternatives to Suboxone Treatment in Massachusetts

The medication Suboxone is a combination of two substances. Those substances are buprenorphine and naloxone, and the use of these 2 substances together has been approved by the FDA for medical treatment of opioid addiction. However, over the past few years this medication has received significant criticism because of the rates of addiction to Subxone. We have also seen a rise of addicts in medication assisted treatment programs Massachusetts having accidental overdoses. Due to this it has prompted others to seek alternative options. Alternative treatments addicts have invested in include methadone, abstinence, Subutex, or vivitrol. Countless options are available and each individual should investigate every option available with their physician before choosing which will be most effective to combat opioid addiction.