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About Pittsfield, MA Suboxone Doctors

Suboxone is a pharmaceutical drug offered as medically assisted treatment (MAT) in place of methadone. As opposed to methadone, which is solely administered via a methadone clinic daily, Suboxone can be prescribed by a Pittsfield, MA Suboxone doctor licensed to prescribe the substance in Pittsfield, MA. Suboxone was the first pharmaceutical drug that passed government approval to be prescribed by a medical doctor to treat addiction to opioids. This has increased the resource and treatment options available to individuals in Pittsfield, MA trying to recover from opioid addiction.

Dr. Raghunandan Ghimire MD
725 N Street Hospitalist Office
Pittsfield , MA
Breck Baker NP
725 North Street
Pittsfield, MA
Elisabeth Berger MD
725 North Street
Pittsfield, MA
Dr. The Wut Yee MD
725 North Street
Pittsfield, MA
Dr. Norah McIntyre
725 North Street
Pittsfield, MA
Anurag Bansal NP
777 North Street
Pittsfield, MA
Karl Hirschegger PA
725 North Street
Pittsfield, MA
Susan Sala NP
Berkshire Medical Center725 North Street
Pittsfield , MA
Kimberly Loring PMHNP
333 East StreetFloor 2
Pittsfield, MA
Adrian Iusco
725 North StreetHOSPITALIST OFFICE
Pittsfield, MA
Candice Smith NP
152 North StreetSuite 250
Pittsfield, MA
Chrissy Mathew
333 East Street
Pittsfield, MA
Dr. Ronald Hayden MD
725 NORTH STBERKSHIRE MEDICAL CTR
Pittsfield, MA
Bishow Aryal
725 North Street
Pittsfield, MA
Larry Leavitt
CLEANSLATE CENTERS53 EAGLE STREET, 4TH FLOOR
Pittsfield, MA
Alicia Emerson NP
777 North Street
Pittsfield, MA
Dr. Michael McHugh MD
Berkshire Medical Center725 North Street
Pittsfield, MA
Dr. Patrick Chambers
Berkshire Medical Center725 North Street
Pittsfield, MA
Dr. Francis Coughlin MD
725 North Street
Pittsfield, MA
Giro Samale
510 North Street
Pittsfield , MA
Mohanad Almahmoud
725 North Street
Pittsfield, MA
Lisa Andersen Kirchner NP
725 North Street
Pittsfield, MA
Dawn Bemiss NP
725 North Street
Pittsfield, MA
Silvia Beaupre NP
333 East Street
Pittsfield, MA
Christopher Biernacki PA
725 North streetBerkshire Medical Center
Pittsfield, MA
Dr. Michael Codini MD
725 North Street
Pittsfield, MA
Susan Downey Luhrmann NP
Hillcrest Family Health Center631 North Street B
Pittsfield, MA
Holly Hunter NP
42 Summer StreetSuite 201
Pittsfield, MA
Mark Mozzi PA
725 North Street
Pittsfield, MA
Rebecca Randall NP
42 Summer St STE 201
Pittsfield, MA
Dr. Linda Smothers MD
Brien Center for Mental Health333 East Street
Pittsfield, MA
Dr. Jennifer Michaels MD
333 East Street
Pittsfield, MA
Dr. Jill Levin DO
RIGHT CHOICE HEALTH GROUP,LLC152 North Street Ste 250
Pittsfield, MA
Dr. Omar Faruk MD
RIGHT CHOICE HEALTH GROUP, LLC152 North Street, Suite 250
Pittsfield, MA
Dr. Patti Miller MD
Berkshire Medical Center725 North Street
Pittsfield, MA
Dr. Mon Poulose MD
Berkshire Medical Center725 North Street
Pittsfield, MA
Dr. Douglas Molin MD
777 North Street
Pittsfield, MA
Dr. James Carothers DO
725 North Street
Pittsfield, MA
Dr. Walter Schlech IV
725 North Street
Pittsfield, MA
Dr. Amarnath Annapureddy MD
725 North StreetHospitalist Office
Pittsfield, MA
Dr. Jing Bu MD
725 North Street
Pittsfield, MA
Dr. Jerry Carter MD
725 North Street
Pittsfield, MA
Dr. Anthony Giovanone MD
725 North Street
Pittsfield, MA
Dr. Thomas Grogean MD
725 North Street
Pittsfield, MA
Dr. Mary OMalley MD
725 North StreetDept. of Psychiatrty, Berkshire Med Ctr
Pittsfield, MA
Dr. Thet Soe MD
725 North Street
Pittsfield, MA
Dr. Lisa Harvey MD
CLEANSLATE CENTERS53 EAGLE STREET, 4TH FLOOR
Pittsfield, MA
Dr. Ian Schein M D
Experience Wellness Centers,LLC42 Summer St, Ste 201
Pittsfield, MA
Dr. Ardis Fisch MD
42 SUMMER STSUITE 201
Pittsfield, MA
Dr. Zamir Nestelbaum MD
Experience Wellness Centers LLC163 South Street, Suite 2
Pittsfield, MA
Dr. Rabie Adam-Eldien MD
200 West Housatonic StreetApartment 9
Pittsfield, MA
Dr. Sanjeev Gupta MD
95 Highview DriveApt D
Pittsfield, MA
Dr. Mehernosh Khan MD
631-BNorth Street
Pittsfield, MA
Dr. Sreedhar Kurma MD
725 North StreetBmc
Pittsfield, MA
Dr. Susan Lord MD
294 1st Street
Pittsfield, MA
Dr. George Breit MD
165 Tor Court
Pittsfield, MA

Choosing a Pittsfield Suboxone Doctor

When searching for a Suboxone Doctor in Pittsfield, MA there are a number of factors to think about. To ensure success with MAT, choosing a Suboxone doctor that monitors your progress closely is an important aspect of recovery. Speak with the physician and inquire regarding their Suboxone treatment practices, if they ever allow patients to self-manage taking doses, and how long before they might begin allowing patients to self-administer multiple doses.

Availability, distance, and office hours are also important factors to consider when searching for a physician. Due to limits on the number of patients a physician can care for, it may be challenging to located a qualified physician in or near Pittsfield, MA. 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 selecting a physician who works well for you and who is currently accepting new patients.

Success Rates of Suboxone Maintenance and Medically Assisted Detox

An addictive drug in itself, it is widely 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 while on Suboxone there was a decreased rate of prescription painkiller abuse at 49%, but only 8.6% showed signs of recovery once the Suboxone treatment ended. Other studies did not show long term success with a less than 10% success rate once treatment ceased, regardless of whether Suboxone treatment was combined with therapy or not.

Alternatives to Suboxone Treatment in Pittsfield, MA

Suboxone is only one of several treatment options for those addicted to opioids. There are alternative drugs that have previously been used in Pittsfield, 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 individuals who are ready to find recovery and who have access to a safe and supportive living situation, these MAT options could be a good option for you.

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

  • Presence of suicidal thoughts
  • Untreated dual diagnosis
  • Pregnancy
  • alcohol addiction
  • Previous allergic reaction to Suboxone
  • Drug interactions with other medications
  • Past abuse of medication assisted treatments

For individuals who may not be able to receive Suboxone treatment, unmedicated detox 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 highly recommended to contact a Pittsfield, MA opioid detoxification center that can help manage these symptoms.

Choosing a Massachusetts Suboxone Doctor

When selecting a Suboxone doctor in Massachusetts a good place to start is to research the options that are available and covered by insurance. In addition to finding a physician you can afford, make sure they are qualified. Qualified medical doctors and mid-level practitioners in the U.S. must have an have a particular license, referred to as an x-license, to be able to prescribe Suboxone as a medication for opioid addiction treatment. These individuals should also offer some sort of supplementary addiction support to ensure success whether that involves 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 Medication Assisted Detoxification

Success rates of Suboxone maintenance vary from one person to another. However, most can agree that Suboxone is the most effective medically assisted detox option to battle opioid addiction. In regard to Suboxone as medication assisted treatment, research has proven that similar to methadone there is still a possibility of abuse. Due to the risk of abuse, it is greatly recommended by Suboxone physicians that medication assisted treatment is monitored closely to increase the likelihood of success. Again, the most successful individuals 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 some in the recovery community have, lots of people believe the research is obvious and that MAT can lead to recovery!

Alternatives to Suboxone Treatment in Massachusetts

The pharmaceutical drug 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 to address opioid addiction. However, in recent years Suboxone has received significant scrutiny because of the likelihood of addiction to Subxone. There has also been an increase observed of addicts in Suboxone treatment programs Massachusetts having accidental overdoses. As a result, this has triggered others to look for other options. Alternative treatments addicts have tried include methadone, abstinence, Subutex, or vivitrol. There are many options available and each individual should research every option available with their doctor before .