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About Longmeadow, MA Suboxone Doctors

Suboxone, also known as Buprenorphine, is a commonly use substance used to treat Opioid Dependence. Ideally, Suboxone would be prescribed by a doctor, in addition to a Substance Abuse Treatment, or 12 Step Program. Buprenorphine is munfactured in many forms; the most common include a sublingual strip, a transdermal patch, a subcutaneous injection, or a subdermal implant.

Dr. Mark Bean MD
690 Longmeadow Street
Longmeadow, MA
0.66 miles from the center of Longmeadow, MA

Kale Whalen MD
81 Highland AvenueDepartment of Emergency Medicine
Salem, MA
1.2 miles from the center of Longmeadow, MA

Dr. James Quirk MD
Nashua Street Jail200 Nashua Street
Boston, MA
1.27 miles from the center of Longmeadow, MA

Sean Mosharo
Lowell General Hospital Emergency Department295 Varnum Avenue
Lowell, MA
1.66 miles from the center of Longmeadow, MA

Dr. Bennett Gaev MD
167 DWIGHT RD., STE 104
Longmeadow, MA
1.97 miles from the center of Longmeadow, MA

Dr. Bennett Gaev MD
167 Dwight RoadSuite 104
Longmeadow, MA
1.97 miles from the center of Longmeadow, MA

Tabby Kinyanjui
1 Courthouse lane Unit 3
Chelmsford, MA
1.99 miles from the center of Longmeadow, MA

Dr. Alfred Adegboyegun MD
82 Birch Avenue
East Longmeadow, MA
2.79 miles from the center of Longmeadow, MA

Joseph Karpicz
NSMC81 Highland Avenue
Salem, MA
2.81 miles from the center of Longmeadow, MA

Dr. Muhammad Gul MD
40 Crane Avenue
East Longmeadow, MA
3.1 miles from the center of Longmeadow, MA

Dr. Jonathan Richmond MD
294 North Main Street
East Longmeadow, MA
3.17 miles from the center of Longmeadow, MA

Dr. Richard Brody MD
Occu-Health200 North Main Street, Suite 5
East Longmeadow, MA
3.26 miles from the center of Longmeadow, MA

Dr. Paul Redstone MD
Valley Psychiatric Service511 East Columbus Avenue
Springfield, MA
3.29 miles from the center of Longmeadow, MA

Dr. David Doyle MD
Family Care Medical Center1515 Allen Street
Springfield, MA
3.42 miles from the center of Longmeadow, MA

Amy Thomas NP
Health Care Resource Centers125 North Elm Street
Westfield, MA
3.67 miles from the center of Longmeadow, MA

Neil King
123 Dwight RoadSuite 204
Longmeadow, MA
3.67 miles from the center of Longmeadow, MA

Dr. Aroosa Alam MD
133 Maple Street
Springfield, MA
3.69 miles from the center of Longmeadow, MA

Dr. Angela Martagon Villamil MD
133 Maple Street
Springfield, MA
3.69 miles from the center of Longmeadow, MA

Dr. Ira Pollack MD
133 Maple Street
Springfield, MA
3.69 miles from the center of Longmeadow, MA

Claudia Martorell M D
57 Mulberry Street
Springfield, MA
3.76 miles from the center of Longmeadow, MA

Dr. Francis Duda MD
101 Old Farm Road
East Longmeadow, MA
3.77 miles from the center of Longmeadow, MA

Heather Hartigan NP
34 Mattakeesett StreetUnit 31
Pembroke, MA
3.79 miles from the center of Longmeadow, MA

Dr. Stephen Grund MD
Caring Health Center Inc1049 Main Street
Springfield, MA
3.84 miles from the center of Longmeadow, MA

Dr. Vijay Patel MD
Caring Health Center1049 Main Street
Springfield, MA
3.84 miles from the center of Longmeadow, MA

Michelle Barr MD
26 City Hall Mall
Medford, MA
3.84 miles from the center of Longmeadow, MA

Judith Mulage NP
65 Waushakum Street
Framingham, MA
3.84 miles from the center of Longmeadow, MA

Mark Mozzi PA
725 North Street
Pittsfield, MA
3.84 miles from the center of Longmeadow, MA

Anthony Pellegrino PA
Providence Behavioral Health Hospital1223 Main Street
Holyoke, MA
3.84 miles from the center of Longmeadow, MA

Dr. Elysia Griswold MD
2 Essex Center Drive 2nd Floor
Peabody, MA
3.92 miles from the center of Longmeadow, MA

Mirian Barrientos NP
59 Meridian Street
Boston, MA
3.92 miles from the center of Longmeadow, MA

Finding a Longmeadow, MA Suboxone Doctor

When selecting a Suboxone doctor in Longmeadow, MA the first thing to do is to research the options that are obtainable and covered by insurance. After compiling a list of resources that meet your financial criteria make sure the choices provided are qualified. Qualified doctors and mid-level practitioners in the U.S. 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. Patients should also enroll in additional treatment programs that encourage recovery, such as outpatient programs, or other evidence-based treatment options to ensure the most effective results while partaking in medication assisted treatment.

Success Rates of Suboxone Maintenance and Medically Assisted Detox

An addictive substance in itself, there is significant controversy on whether Suboxone truly works to treat opioid addiction. Some people 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 had` ceased. 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 Longmeadow, MA

Suboxone is only one of several treatment options for opioid addiction. There are alternative drugs that have historically been used in Longmeadow, MA for opioid addiction treatment, 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 motivated to find recovery and who have access to a safe and supportive living environment, 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:

  • Presence of thoughts of suicide
  • Untreated dual diagnosis
  • Pregnancy
  • Alcohol dependence
  • Previous adverse reaction to Suboxone
  • Drug interactions with other medications
  • Past abuse of MAT

For individuals who may not be able to receive Suboxone treatment, abstinence may be the best alternative option. For individuals who plan to abstain from heroin use, or any other opioid, can expect severe flu-like withdrawal symptoms and severe cravings. It is strongly advised to get help from a Longmeadow, MA opioid detox center that can assist in managing these symptoms.

Choosing a Massachusetts Suboxone Doctor

There are plenty of options when searching for a Suboxone Doctor in Massachusetts. Choosing a physician for Suboxone or Buprenorphine can be tough, and it is imperative to do your research. Suboxone is a medication, and like many other medications, abuse is common. This is why it is imperative to get lots of information and get all of your questions answered. Suboxone does not cure addiction, but it can play a major role in the recovery process. When looking for a Suboxone Doctor in Massachusetts, always make sure that they fit your needs medically, clinically, and financially.

Success Rates of Suboxone Maintenance and Medically Assisted Detox

An addictive drug in itself, there is significant uncertainty on whether Suboxone actually helps individuals who are dependant on opioids. Some patients 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 reduced rate while on Suboxone, but only 8.6% exhibited signs of recovery once the Suboxone treatment ended. Other studies did not show long term recovery with a less than 10% success rate once treatment stopped, including cases where behavioral therapy was provided alongside Suboxone treatment.

Alternatives to Suboxone Treatment in Massachusetts

The pharmaceutical substance 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 opioid addiction treatment. However, over the past few years Suboxone has received significant scrutiny due to the risks of addicts becoming addicted to this drug. There has also been an increase observed of patients in Suboxone treatment programs Massachusetts having unintended overdoses. Due to this it has prompted others to search for other options. Other options patients have invested in include methadone, abstinence, Subutex, or vivitrol. Countless options are available and each person should investigate every option available with their doctor before .