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Below is a comprehensive directory of suboxone doctors in Bridgewater, Massachusetts. Read more about Bridgewater 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: Raynham Center, Brockton, Hanson, and Taunton. Click here for Bridgewater rehab centers.

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About Bridgewater, MA Suboxone Doctors

Suboxone, or Buprenorphine, is a conventional substance used to treat Opioid Dependence. Ideally, Suboxone would be prescribed by a doctor, in conjunction with Substance Abuse Treatment, or 12 Step Program. Suboxone can be administered many ways; the most common are:

  • Under the tongue as a Suboxone Sublingual Strip
  • On the skin as a transdermal patch
  • a subcutaneous injection called Sublocade
  • Probuphine sells an implant that can provide continuous delivery for six months
Dr. Lindsay Fossett MD
NSMC - Salem Hospital81 Highland Avenue
Salem , MA
0.3 miles from the center of Bridgewater, MA

Dr. Irving Restituyo MD
20 Meadowbrook
Brockton, MA
3.28 miles from the center of Bridgewater, MA

Rosemarie Spada NP
71 Walnut Street
Foxboro, MA
3.28 miles from the center of Bridgewater, MA

Matthew Kratochvil MD
123 north street
Mattapoisett, MA
4 miles from the center of Bridgewater, MA

Dr. Vera Jackson MD
1717R Main Street
Brockton, MA
4.79 miles from the center of Bridgewater, MA

Dr. Khalid Mohamed MD
10 meadowbrook road
Brockton, MA
5.13 miles from the center of Bridgewater, MA

Jennifer Gay NP
780 Albany Street
Boston, MA
5.13 miles from the center of Bridgewater, MA

Dr. Rachel Simon
55 Fruit Street
Boston, MA
5.13 miles from the center of Bridgewater, MA

Dr. Barbara Scolnick MD
11 Irvington Street
Waban, MA
5.29 miles from the center of Bridgewater, MA

Dr. Donald Thomson MD
162 Yvonne Drive
Dalton, MA
5.3 miles from the center of Bridgewater, MA

Laywell Tedoe NP
68 North Front street
New Bedford , MA
5.31 miles from the center of Bridgewater, MA

Dr. Brian Cilley
Stanley Street Treatment and Resources400 Stanley Street
Fall River, MA
6.42 miles from the center of Bridgewater, MA

Adrian Daul MD
30 Locust Street
Northampton , MA
6.43 miles from the center of Bridgewater, MA

Dr. Andres Chaparro MD
940 Belmont Street
Brockton, MA
6.6 miles from the center of Bridgewater, MA

Dr. Lynn DeLisi MD
VA Boston Healthcare System940 Belmont Street
Brockton, MA
6.6 miles from the center of Bridgewater, MA

Dr. Joseph Insler MD
940 Belmont Street
Brockton, MA
6.6 miles from the center of Bridgewater, MA

Dr. Gerald Beltran MD
759 Chestnut Street
Springfield, MA
6.6 miles from the center of Bridgewater, MA

Adam Licurse MD
301 South Huntington
Boston, MA
6.6 miles from the center of Bridgewater, MA

Caitlin Dobbie NP
780 Albany Street
Boston, MA
6.6 miles from the center of Bridgewater, MA

Cheryl Laskowski
Metrowest Medical Center67 Union Street
Natick, MA
6.6 miles from the center of Bridgewater, MA

Keri Sewell
11 Melnea Cass
Boston, MA
6.6 miles from the center of Bridgewater, MA

Dr. Katharine White
Boston Medical Center850 Harrison Ave, YACC-4
Boston, MA
6.65 miles from the center of Bridgewater, MA

Vani Reddi
451 Andover StreetSuite 206
Northandover, MA
6.71 miles from the center of Bridgewater, MA

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

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

Mark Coyle
South Shore Hospital55 Fogg Road
South Weymouth, MA
6.91 miles from the center of Bridgewater, MA

Megan Gajewski
10 Mechanic Street
Worcester, MA
6.91 miles from the center of Bridgewater, MA

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

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

Dr. Edith Pepper MD
157 Main Street
Brockton, MA
6.93 miles from the center of Bridgewater, MA

Choosing a Bridgewater Suboxone Doctor

When looking for a Suboxone Doctor in Bridgewater, MA there are numerous factors to consider. To ensure success with medically assisted treatment, choosing a physician that monitors your progress closely is an imperative aspect of recovery. Speak with the Suboxone doctor and inquire regarding their Suboxone treatment practices, if they ever allow patients to self-manage taking doses, and the length of time before they might begin allowing patients to self-administer multiple doses.

A few common factors that are good to consider when searching for a physician include whether they are accepting new patients, their office proximity to the patient’s house, and if their office hours align with the addict’s schedule Because of limits on the number of patients a Suboxone doctor can see, it may be difficult to located a qualified Suboxone doctor in or near Bridgewater, MA. However, if you have numerous personal responsibilities, then driving a long distance every day for your Suboxone treatment may be difficult. Our directory or helpline can assist you in finding a Suboxone doctor is a good match for your circumstances and who is currently accepting new patients.

Success Rates of Suboxone Maintenance and Medically Assisted Detox

An addictive drug in itself, it is commonly debated on whether Suboxone actually helps individuals who are dependant on opioids. 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 success 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 concurrently.

Alternatives to Suboxone Treatment in Bridgewater, MA

Suboxone is only one of the multiple treatment options for those addicted to opioids. There are alternative medications that have historically been used in Bridgewater, MA 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 struggling addicts who are determined to stop using opioids 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 supporting recovery from opioid addiction. These include, but are not limited to:

  • Recent thoughts of suicide
  • Untreated mental health disorder
  • Pregnancy
  • alcohol addiction
  • Previous allergic reaction to Suboxone
  • Taking other medications that do not react well with Suboxone
  • Previous abuse of MAT

Addicts who are not a good candidate for Suboxone treatment, abstinence may be the only alternative option. Addicts who plan to take this route, they can expect severe flu-like withdrawal symptoms and severe cravings. It is highly advised to get admitted to a Bridgewater, MA opioid detoxification facility that can help manage these symptoms.

Choosing a Massachusetts Suboxone Doctor

There are plenty of options when choosing a Suboxone Doctor in Massachusetts. Selecting a physician for Suboxone or Buprenorphine can be cumbersome, and it is imperative to get the proper information. Suboxone is a medication, and like many other medications, abuse is common. This is why it is critical to get lots of information and get all of your questions answered. Suboxone does not cure addiction, but rather one part of a recovering addict's treatment plan. When looking for a Suboxone Doctor in Massachusetts, always be certain that they fit what you are looking for.

Success Rates of Suboxone Maintenance and Medically Assisted Detox

An addictive drug in itself, it is widely argued 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 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 did not show long term recovery with a less than 10% success rate once treatment ended, including cases where additional treatments where provided alongside Suboxone treatment.

Alternatives to Suboxone Treatment in Massachusetts

The opioid addiction treatment 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 drug has received a large amount of scrutiny due to the risks of addicts becoming addicted to this drug. There has also been an increase observed of addicts in medication assisted treatment programs Massachusetts having unintended overdoses. Due to this it has prompted others to search for other options. Other options addicts have tried include methadone, abstinence, Subutex, or vivitrol. Various options are available and each patient should investigate every option available with their doctor before choosing which will be most effective to overcome opioid addiction.