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Below is a comprehensive directory of suboxone doctors in Nantucket, Massachusetts. Read more about Nantucket suboxone treatment or click here to browse your local subxone doctors.

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About Nantucket, MA Suboxone Doctors

Suboxone, or Buprenorphine, is a frequently recommended drug used for opioid dependence treatment. Doctors 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 are:

  • Under the tongue as a Suboxone Sublingual Strip
  • On the skin as a transdermal patch
  • a subcutaneous injection called Sublocade
  • A six-month continuous delivery Probuphine subdermal implant
Dr. Timothy Lepore MD
57 Prospect Street
Nantucket, MA
0.38 miles from the center of Nantucket, MA

Marie Levesque NP
360 Merrimack Street
Lawrence, MA
0.77 miles from the center of Nantucket, MA

Christopher Shaw NP
45 Johnswood Road
Roslindale , MA
1.35 miles from the center of Nantucket, MA

Rechele Jordow NP
60 Granite Street
Lynn, MA
24.14 miles from the center of Nantucket, MA

Brian Kroener MD
Manet Community Health Center - Houghs Neck1193 Sea Street
Quincy, MA
27.3 miles from the center of Nantucket, MA

Dr. Charles Silberstein MD
1 Hospital Road
Oak Bluffs, MA
27.36 miles from the center of Nantucket, MA

Dr. Jacqueline Draper MD
1030 President AvenueSuite 1004
Fall River , MA
27.36 miles from the center of Nantucket, MA

Dr. Kevin Simon MD
300 Longwood Ave
Boston, MA
27.36 miles from the center of Nantucket, MA

Dr. Alamjit Virk MD
233 Worthen Road East
Lexington, MA
27.36 miles from the center of Nantucket, MA

Dr. Mary Zeng MD
Massachusetts General Hospital 15 Parkman Street, WACC 812
Boston, MA
28.04 miles from the center of Nantucket, MA

Julie Gallagher NP
199 Boston Road
Billerica, MA
28.04 miles from the center of Nantucket, MA

Lisa Miller NP
12 County Branch Road
Rowe, MA
28.04 miles from the center of Nantucket, MA

Dr. Teresa Corcoran MD
269 Chatham Road
Harwich, MA
28.08 miles from the center of Nantucket, MA

Dr. Caitlin Bove MD
409 W Broadway
Boston, MA
28.19 miles from the center of Nantucket, MA

Dr. Anthony Prizzi MD
68 Camp Street
Hyannis, MA
28.28 miles from the center of Nantucket, MA

Dr. Suzanne Corrado MD
68 Camp Street
Hyannis, MA
28.28 miles from the center of Nantucket, MA

Kendra Lehman NP
Massachusetts General Hospital Emergency Department 55 Fruit Street
Boston, MA
28.28 miles from the center of Nantucket, MA

Dr. Gaurav Dang MD
433 West Main Street
Hyannis, MA
28.39 miles from the center of Nantucket, MA

Dr. Allen Bragdon MD
24 Fairway Road
South Yarmouth, MA
28.82 miles from the center of Nantucket, MA

Christopher Ortiz PA
339 Massachusetts Avenue
Arlington , MA
28.98 miles from the center of Nantucket, MA

Jennifer Femino NP
47 Congress Street
Salem, MA
29.27 miles from the center of Nantucket, MA

Dr. Karen Casper MD
PO BOX 2115ONE HOSPITAL ROAD
Vineyard Haven , MA
29.34 miles from the center of Nantucket, MA

Andrea Conway NP
39A Industrial Park Road
Plymouth, MA
29.34 miles from the center of Nantucket, MA

Dr. Lawrence Fontana MD
735 Attucks Lane
Hyannis, MA
29.73 miles from the center of Nantucket, MA

Dr. Laura Hawks MD
1493 Cambridge StreetDepartment of Medicine
Cambridge, MA
29.73 miles from the center of Nantucket, MA

Brianna Hayes NP
26 Queen Street
Worcester, MA
29.73 miles from the center of Nantucket, MA

Mariel White NP
21 Aberdeen StreetApartment 6
Boston , MA
30.41 miles from the center of Nantucket, MA

Dr. David Gorenberg MD
62 Elias LaneP.O. Box 428
West Tisbury, MA
30.67 miles from the center of Nantucket, MA

Audrey Clark NP
102 Main Street
Greenfield, MA
30.93 miles from the center of Nantucket, MA

Matthew Ellam NP
63 Main St FL 5Brockton Neighborhood Health Center
Brockton, MA
30.93 miles from the center of Nantucket, MA

Choosing a Nantucket Suboxone Doctor

There are plenty of options when choosing a Suboxone Doctor in Nantucket, MA. Selecting a Doctor for Suboxone or Buprenorphine can be cumbersome, and it is critical to do your research. Suboxone is a pharmaceutical drug, and like many other medications, abuse is common. Therefore, you and your loved ones must be asking the right questions. Suboxone does not cure addiction, but rather one aspect of a recovering addict's treatment plan. When looking for a Suboxone Doctor in Nantucket, MA, always be certain that they match your needs medically, clinically, and financially.

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 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. To encourage a greater success rate during Suboxone Maintenance, we recommend using a trusted Suboxone Doctor.

Suboxone Doctors accept various insurance plans and cash payments. Always talk with the Suboxone Doctor, as to what their payment options are. Remember 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 sure you ask them what additional out of pocket costs may be associated. Lastly, always call your insurance to determine your deductible, out of pockets, and copays before going to the Suboxone Doctor in Nantucket, MA.

Alternatives to Suboxone Treatment in Nantucket, 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 opioid addiction treatment. However, over the past few years this medication has received a lot of criticism because of the potential risk of addiction to Subxone. There has also been an increase observed of patients in medication assisted treatment programs Nantucket, MA having unintended overdoses. Due to this it has prompted others to seek other options. Other options patients have considered include methadone, going cold turkey, Subutex, or vivitrol. Various options are available and each individual should look into each option available with their doctor before choosing which will be most effective to beat opioid addiction.

Choosing a Massachusetts Suboxone Doctor

When looking for a Suboxone Doctor in Massachusetts there are numerous factors to think about. To get the best outcome via MAT, working with a physician that monitors your progress closely is important for success. Speak with the physician and ask them their Suboxone treatment practices, if they ever allow clients to self-manage taking doses, and the length of time before they might begin allowing patients to self-administer multiple doses.

Some common factors that are important to consider when searching for a license practitioner include whether they are accepting new patients, how far they are from the patient, and if their office hours align with the individual’s schedule Due to limits on the number of patients a physician can treat, it may be difficult to located a qualified physician in or near Massachusetts. 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 finding a physician 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, there is lots of uncertainty on whether Suboxone actually helps individuals who are dependant on opioids. Some people have reported great success with Suboxone treatment, whereas others did not. One study reported that while on Suboxone there was a reduced rate of prescription painkiller abuse at 49%, but only 8.6% exhibited abstinence once the Suboxone treatment ended. Other studies have shown similar relapse rates of about 90%, including cases where behavioral therapy was 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 medications that have historically been used in Massachusetts for opioid addiction treatment, including methadone and Naltrexone. These medications might be available to you but have different regulations. For instance, methadone can only be administered at a licensed methadone clinic and not by an individual practitioner. For individuals who are ready 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.

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

  • Presence of thoughts of suicide
  • Untreated mental health disorder
  • Pregnancy
  • alcohol use disorder
  • Previous allergic reaction to Suboxone
  • Taking other medications that do not react well with Suboxone
  • Past abuse of medication assisted treatments

People who are not a solid candidate for Suboxone treatment, unmedicated detox may be the best alternative option. People who plan to take this route, they can expect intense flu-like withdrawal symptoms and intense cravings. It is highly recommended to reach out to a Massachusetts opioid detox center that can provide continuous care and monitoring.