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Below is a comprehensive directory of suboxone doctors in Blandford, Massachusetts. Read more about Blandford 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: Russell, Huntington, Chester, and Westfield. Click here for Blandford rehab centers.

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About Blandford, MA Suboxone Doctors

Suboxone is a medication offered as medically assisted treatment (MAT) in place of methadone. Unlike methadone, which is generally administered by going to a methadone clinic daily, Suboxone can be prescribed by a Blandford, MA Suboxone doctor licensed to prescribe the substance in Blandford, MA. Suboxone was the first medication that was given to be prescribed by a doctor to treat opioid dependence. This has increased the accessibility to treatment options and resources for people in Blandford, MA who are ready to stop using opioids.

Thomas Kwapien JR PA
16 Chestnut Street
Westfield, MA
9.34 miles from the center of Blandford, MA

Dr. Joan Gerring MD
39 Skipping Stone
Plymouth, MA
9.38 miles from the center of Blandford, MA

Larry Schibuk MD
Marlborough Hospital157 Union Street
Marlborough, MA
9.38 miles from the center of Blandford, MA

Ellen Reece NP
Gloucester Family Health Center, N. Shore Community Health302 Washington Street
Gloucester, MA
9.38 miles from the center of Blandford, MA

Stacy Cannell PA
55 Fogg Road
Weymouth, MA
9.58 miles from the center of Blandford, MA

Catherine Garwood APRN
125 North Elm Street
Westfield, MA
9.89 miles from the center of Blandford, MA

Dr. Peter Kassis MD
125 North Elm Street
Westfield , MA
9.89 miles from the center of Blandford, MA

Rachel Thomas NP
95 Frank B Murray
Springfield, MA
10.01 miles from the center of Blandford, MA

Joyce Landers NP
Greater Lawrence Family Health Center150 Park St.
Lawrence, MA
10.49 miles from the center of Blandford, MA

Kelly Hennessy NP
East Boston Neighborhood Health Center10 Gove Street
East Boston, MA
11.01 miles from the center of Blandford, MA

Dr. Brian Larrow DO
85 Knollwood Circle
Holyoke, MA
14.16 miles from the center of Blandford, MA

Dr. Michael Alper MD
CleanSlate Centers900 Memorial Drive
West Springfield, MA
14.2 miles from the center of Blandford, MA

Dr. Athari Alyazidi MD
1233 Main Street Providence Behavioral Health Hospital
Holyoke , MA
14.81 miles from the center of Blandford, MA

Daniela Ramirez PA
269 Unions Street
Lynn, MA
14.81 miles from the center of Blandford, MA

Dr. Karsten Kueppenbender
Massachusetts General HospitalWest End House
Boston, MA
14.89 miles from the center of Blandford, MA

Dr. Martin Lesser DO
1236 Main streetSuite 201
Holyoke, MA
14.97 miles from the center of Blandford, MA

Dr. Amelia Jaworek MD
HOLYOKE Medical Center575 Beech street
Holyoke, MA
15.23 miles from the center of Blandford, MA

Ellen Zientara NP
59 Meridian Street
East Boston, MA
15.23 miles from the center of Blandford, MA

Dr. Joseph Currier MD
14 Prospect Street
Milford, MA
15.26 miles from the center of Blandford, MA

James Noonan PA
780 Albany Street
Boston, MA
15.26 miles from the center of Blandford, MA

Anne Carroll NP
16 Blossom Street
Boston, MA
15.3 miles from the center of Blandford, MA

Dr. Ricardo Mujica MD
103 Myron Street
West Springfield, MA
15.38 miles from the center of Blandford, MA

Victor Carreras III
238 Northampton Street
Easthampton, MA
15.39 miles from the center of Blandford, MA

Dr. Aron Slear MD
30 Locust Street
Northampton, MA
15.39 miles from the center of Blandford, MA

Christine McMackin NP
994 Middle St
Weymouth, MA
15.39 miles from the center of Blandford, MA

Dr. Sarah Leonard DO
CleanSlate Centers384 High Street
Holyoke, MA
15.72 miles from the center of Blandford, MA

Dr. Lois Albury MD
CleanSlate Centers384 High Street
Holyoke, MA
15.72 miles from the center of Blandford, MA

Dr. Robert Horowitz MD
CleanSlate384 High Street
Holyoke, MA
15.72 miles from the center of Blandford, MA

Dr. Maria Arrubla
CleanSlate Centers82 Main Street
West Springfield, MA
15.72 miles from the center of Blandford, MA

Dr. Karla Christo
CleanSlate Centers82 Main Street
West Springfield, MA
15.72 miles from the center of Blandford, MA

Choosing a Blandford Suboxone Doctor

When choosing a Suboxone Doctor in Blandford, MA there are a number of factors to consider. To ensure success with MAT, working with a Suboxone doctor that monitors your progress closely is an imperative aspect of recovery. Speak with the license practitioner and inquire regarding how closely they monitor their clients, if they ever allow patients to take a few doses of Suboxone home to be self-administered, and the length of time before they typically start allowing patients to self-administer multiple doses.

A few common factors that are good to consider when in search of a license practitioner include whether they are taking new patients, how far they are from the patient, and if their office hours align with the addict’s schedule Because of limits on the number of patients a license practitioner can treat, it may be challenging to located a qualified license practitioner in or near Blandford, MA. However, if you have various personal responsibilities, then driving across town for your Suboxone treatment may be difficult. Our directory or helpline can help you in finding a license practitioner is a good match for your circumstances 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, frequently 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 not immune to that. To encourage an increased success rate while on Suboxone Maintenance, we suggest using a trusted Suboxone Doctor.

Suboxone Doctors accept various insurance plans and cash payments. Learn how you can pay for treatment by contacting 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 certain you ask them what additional out of pocket costs may be associated. Finally, always reach out to your insurance to determine your deductible, out of pockets, and copays before going to the Suboxone Doctor in Blandford, MA.

Alternatives to Suboxone Treatment in Blandford, MA

The opioid addiction treatment drug Suboxone is a combination of two drugs. Those drugs are buprenorphine and naloxone, and the combination of the two has been approved by the FDA for medical treatment of opioid addiction. However, in recent years Suboxone has received a large amount of scrutiny because of the likelihood of addiction to Subxone. We have also seen a rise of patients in medication assisted treatment programs Blandford, MA having unintended overdoses. As a result, this has triggered others to search for alternative options. Other options patients have tried include methadone, abstinence, Subutex, or vivitrol. There are many options available and each patient should look into each option available with their doctor before .

Choosing a Massachusetts Suboxone Doctor

When looking for a Suboxone Doctor in Massachusetts there are a number of factors to think about. To ensure success with MAT, working with a Suboxone doctor that provides attentive treatment is key to achieving lasting recovery. Speak with the physician and ask them how closely they monitor their clients, if they typically allow patients to self-manage taking doses, and how long before they typically start allowing patients to self-administer multiple doses.

Some common factors that are important to consider when in search of a physician include whether they are accepting new patients, how far they are from the patient, and if their office hours align with the patient’s schedule Because of limits on the number of patients a physician can treat, it may be difficult to find a qualified physician in or near Massachusetts. However, if you work, go to school, or have a family that relies on you, then traveling a long distance every day for your Suboxone treatment might not be practical. Our directory or helpline can assist you in finding a physician is a good match for your needs and who is currently taking new patients.

Success Rates of Suboxone Maintenance and Medically Assisted Detox

An addictive drug in itself, there is significant controversy on whether Suboxone truly works to treat opioid addiction. Some doctors have reported great success with Suboxone treatment, but others were not as lucky. One study reported that while on Suboxone there was a reduced rate of prescription painkiller abuse at 49%, but only 8.6% showed abstinence once the Suboxone treatment had` ceased. Other studies have shown similar relapse rates of about 90%, including cases where additional treatments where provided concurrently.

Alternatives to Suboxone Treatment in Massachusetts

Suboxone is only one of the multiple treatment options for those addicted to opioids. There are alternative drugs that have historically been used in Massachusetts to treat addiction to opiates, 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 individuals who are motivated to stop using opioids and who have access to a safe and supportive living environment, these MAT options might work for you.

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

  • Presence of thoughts of suicide
  • Untreated mental health disorder
  • Pregnancy
  • alcohol use disorder
  • Previous allergic reaction to Suboxone
  • Drug interactions with other medications
  • Past abuse of MAT

Addicts who are not a good candidate for Suboxone treatment, going cold turkey may be the only alternative option. Addicts who plan to go through a clean-slate withdrawal can expect severe flu-like withdrawal symptoms and severe cravings. It is strongly advised to get help from a Massachusetts opioid detox facility that can provide continuous care and monitoring.