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Below is a comprehensive directory of suboxone doctors in Essex, Massachusetts. Read more about Essex 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: Manchester-by-the-Sea, Ipswich, Gloucester, and Beverly. Click here for Essex rehab centers.

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About Essex, MA Suboxone Doctors

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

Dr. Michael Edwards MD
40-42 Asbury Street
South Hamilton, MA
3.85 miles from the center of Essex, MA

Dr. Bruce Smith MD
42 Asbury Street
South Hamilton, MA
3.85 miles from the center of Essex, MA

Tie Bing Chen NP
103 Garland St.
Everett, MA
3.85 miles from the center of Essex, MA

Ashley Baptista PA
63 Main Street
Brockton, MA
3.85 miles from the center of Essex, MA

Dr. Miranda Balkin MD
15 Atwood DriveSuite 201
Northampton, MA
4.53 miles from the center of Essex, MA

Dr. Ronald Newman MD
302 Washington Street
Gloucester, MA
4.79 miles from the center of Essex, MA

Dr. Andrew Capraro MD
Boston Children's Hospital, Emergency Department300 Longwood Avenue
Boston, MA
5.41 miles from the center of Essex, MA

Nancy Regan NP
107 Commercial Street
Mashpee, MA
5.65 miles from the center of Essex, MA

Dr. Emily Chin MD
900 Cummings Center 107W
Beverly, MA
6.09 miles from the center of Essex, MA

Dr. Kathleen Nelson MD
275 Cabot StreetSuite 5
Beverly, MA
6.09 miles from the center of Essex, MA

Laura Holland MD
27 Congress Street
Salem, MA
6.09 miles from the center of Essex, MA

Janet Constantino NP
111 Edgartown Road
Vineyard Haven, MA
6.09 miles from the center of Essex, MA

Elisabeth Berger MD
725 North Street
Pittsfield, MA
6.84 miles from the center of Essex, MA

Abita Raj MD
19 Columbus Road
Boylston, MA
6.84 miles from the center of Essex, MA

Rachael Brow PA
175 Connors Street
Gardner, MA
6.84 miles from the center of Essex, MA

Dr. Maya Son MD
55 Fruit Street
Boston, MA
7.03 miles from the center of Essex, MA

Melissa Charles NP
200 Nashua Street
Boston , MA
7.03 miles from the center of Essex, MA

Liljana Etiene NP
63 Main Street
Brockton, MA
7.03 miles from the center of Essex, MA

Ishnane Guillet NP
780 Albany Street
Boston, MA
7.03 miles from the center of Essex, MA

Santosh Poudel
81 Highland Avenue
Salem, MA
7.03 miles from the center of Essex, MA

Valerie Carmichael
161 Jackson Street
Lowell, MA
7.09 miles from the center of Essex, MA

Dr. Brian Morris MD
Quadrant Health Strategies, Inc.500 Cummings Center, Suite 4350
Beverly, MA
7.62 miles from the center of Essex, MA

Laura Enos NP
85 Herrick StreetBeverly Hospital Emergency Department
Beverly, MA
7.62 miles from the center of Essex, MA

Meaghan Serra PA
51 Locust Street
Northampton, MA
7.62 miles from the center of Essex, MA

Dr. Andrew Clark MD
Boston Medical CenterOne Boston Medical Center Place, DOB 915
Boston, MA
8.52 miles from the center of Essex, MA

Megan Davis NP
11 Wilbraham Street
Springfield, MA
9.6 miles from the center of Essex, MA

Lynne Gomes NP
92 Grape Street
New Bedford, MA
9.9 miles from the center of Essex, MA

Erin Rauscher NP
396 Washington Street#242
Wellesley Hills, MA
9.9 miles from the center of Essex, MA

Clare Horkan MD
DEPARTMENT OF MEDICINE, PBB-431, BRIGHAM & WOMEN'S HOSPITAL75 Francis Street
Boston, MA
9.92 miles from the center of Essex, MA

Stephanie Ferraro NP
81 Highland Avenue
Salem, MA
9.92 miles from the center of Essex, MA

Finding a Essex, MA Suboxone Doctor

When searching for a Suboxone doctor in Essex, MA one should first do their research on the options that are obtainable and covered by their insurance provider. Once you have a list of resources that meet your financial criteria make sure the physicians are qualified. Qualified physicians and mid-level practitioners in America must have an have a particular license, referred to as an x-license, to be able to prescribe Suboxone to individuals battling opioid addiction. It is also recommended to enroll in additional treatment programs that compliment recovery, such as outpatient programs, or other evidence-based treatment options to support a positive outcome while completing a Suboxone treatment regimens.

Positive Outcomes with Suboxone Maintenance and Medically Assisted Detox

Success rates of Suboxone maintenance vary from one person to another. However, it is widely agreed upon that Suboxone is the most trusted medically assisted 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 potential for abuse. Based on the potential for abuse, it is highly advised by prescribing doctors that dosage is monitored closely to increase the likelihood of success. Again, the most successful patients that are able to break free from opioid addiction due so by combining medication assisted treatment and inpatient programs, outpatient programs, orevidence-based options. Despite the stigma that the recovery community may often face, many believe the research is obvious and that medication assisted treatment can lead to recovery!

Alternatives to Suboxone Treatment in Essex, MA

Addiction, like other diseases, does not have a cure yet. As a result, there is a lot of contention regarding what the best treatment is. The dichotomy of arguments are either that abstinence is the best option or that it is better to be kept alive by Suboxone than to risk overdosing. Basically, the jury is still out; however, when following the care of a qualified Suboxone Doctor in Essex, MA, you have a much greater chance of success.

Choosing a Suboxone Doctor in Massachusetts

When choosing a Suboxone doctor in Massachusetts one should first do their research on the options that are obtainable and covered by their insurance provider. In addition to finding a physician you can afford, make sure they are qualified. Qualified physicians and mid-level practitioners in the United States must have an have a particular license, referred to as an x-license, to be able to prescribe Suboxone as a medication assisted treatment option for an opioid addict. It is also recommended to enroll in additional treatment programs that support recovery, such as outpatient programs, or other evidence-based treatment options to ensure the most effective results while on Suboxone.

Success Rates of Suboxone Maintenance and Medically Assisted Detox

The success rates of Suboxone and Medically Assisted Detox fluctuate considerably, usually depending on the quality of care. Not all Suboxone Doctors or Medically Assisted Detoxes are the same. Unfortunately, there is a high rate of fraud in the healthcare system, and even the Suboxone Maintenance industry is not an exception to this. A reputable Suboxone doctor is suggested to improve the likelihood of success with medically assisted treatment.

Suboxone Doctors will either accept insurance or cash pay. Always speak with the Suboxone Doctor, as to what their payment options are. Remember that not all doctors accept all insurance plans. If they do accept your insurance, make sure you ask them what additional out of pocket costs may be associated. Finally, always call your insurance to confirm your deductible, out of pockets, and copays prior to going to the Suboxone Doctor in Massachusetts.

Alternatives to Suboxone Treatment in Massachusetts

Suboxone is only one of several treatment options for those addicted to opioids. There are alternative medication assisted treatments that have previously 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, only methadone clinics can administer methadone. For individuals who are determined 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 supporting recovery from opioid addiction. These include, but are not limited to:

  • Recent suicidal thoughts
  • Untreated mental health disorder
  • Pregnancy
  • Alcohol dependence
  • Previous adverse reaction to Suboxone
  • Taking other medications that do not react well with Suboxone
  • Past abuse of MAT

For individuals who are not a good candidate for Suboxone treatment, going cold turkey may be the only alternative option. For individuals who plan to go through a clean-slate withdrawal can expect intense flu-like withdrawal symptoms and intense cravings. It is strongly advised to reach out to a Massachusetts opioid detoxification facility that can assist in managing these symptoms.