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About Russell, MA Suboxone Doctors

Suboxone, or Buprenorphine, is a commonly use medication used for opioid dependence treatment. In an ideal situation, Suboxone would be prescribed by a doctor, along side Substance Abuse Treatment, or 12 Step Program. Suboxone is munfactured in many forms; the most common are:

  • Under the tongue as a Suboxone Sublingual Strip
  • On the skin as a transdermal patch
  • Sublocade also offers a Subcutaneous Injection just under the skin
  • A six-month continuous delivery Probuphine subdermal implant
Stacy Cannell PA
55 Fogg Road
Weymouth, MA
6.27 miles from the center of Russell, MA

Thomas Kwapien JR PA
16 Chestnut Street
Westfield, MA
7.51 miles from the center of Russell, MA

Dr. Joan Gerring MD
39 Skipping Stone
Plymouth, MA
7.62 miles from the center of Russell, MA

Larry Schibuk MD
Marlborough Hospital157 Union Street
Marlborough, MA
7.62 miles from the center of Russell, MA

Ellen Reece NP
Gloucester Family Health Center, N. Shore Community Health302 Washington Street
Gloucester, MA
7.62 miles from the center of Russell, MA

Rachel Thomas NP
95 Frank B Murray
Springfield, MA
7.67 miles from the center of Russell, MA

Catherine Garwood APRN
125 North Elm Street
Westfield, MA
7.68 miles from the center of Russell, MA

Dr. Peter Kassis MD
125 North Elm Street
Westfield , MA
7.68 miles from the center of Russell, MA

Joyce Landers NP
Greater Lawrence Family Health Center150 Park St.
Lawrence, MA
8.26 miles from the center of Russell, MA

Kelly Hennessy NP
East Boston Neighborhood Health Center10 Gove Street
East Boston, MA
9.61 miles from the center of Russell, MA

Dr. Brian Larrow DO
85 Knollwood Circle
Holyoke, MA
11.13 miles from the center of Russell, MA

Dr. Michael Alper MD
CleanSlate Centers900 Memorial Drive
West Springfield, MA
11.68 miles from the center of Russell, MA

Dr. Athari Alyazidi MD
1233 Main Street Providence Behavioral Health Hospital
Holyoke , MA
11.92 miles from the center of Russell, MA

Daniela Ramirez PA
269 Unions Street
Lynn, MA
11.92 miles from the center of Russell, MA

Dr. Karsten Kueppenbender
Massachusetts General HospitalWest End House
Boston, MA
11.98 miles from the center of Russell, MA

Dr. Martin Lesser DO
1236 Main streetSuite 201
Holyoke, MA
12.08 miles from the center of Russell, MA

Dr. Amelia Jaworek MD
HOLYOKE Medical Center575 Beech street
Holyoke, MA
12.09 miles from the center of Russell, MA

Ellen Zientara NP
59 Meridian Street
East Boston, MA
12.09 miles from the center of Russell, MA

Victor Carreras III
238 Northampton Street
Easthampton, MA
12.1 miles from the center of Russell, MA

Dr. Aron Slear MD
30 Locust Street
Northampton, MA
12.1 miles from the center of Russell, MA

Christine McMackin NP
994 Middle St
Weymouth, MA
12.1 miles from the center of Russell, MA

Dr. Joseph Currier MD
14 Prospect Street
Milford, MA
12.12 miles from the center of Russell, MA

James Noonan PA
780 Albany Street
Boston, MA
12.12 miles from the center of Russell, MA

Anne Carroll NP
16 Blossom Street
Boston, MA
12.17 miles from the center of Russell, MA

Dr. Sarah Leonard DO
CleanSlate Centers384 High Street
Holyoke, MA
12.6 miles from the center of Russell, MA

Dr. Lois Albury MD
CleanSlate Centers384 High Street
Holyoke, MA
12.6 miles from the center of Russell, MA

Dr. Robert Horowitz MD
CleanSlate384 High Street
Holyoke, MA
12.6 miles from the center of Russell, MA

Dr. Maria Arrubla
CleanSlate Centers82 Main Street
West Springfield, MA
12.6 miles from the center of Russell, MA

Dr. Karla Christo
CleanSlate Centers82 Main Street
West Springfield, MA
12.6 miles from the center of Russell, MA

Dr. Edna Markaddy
CleanSlate Centers82 Main Street
West Springfield, MA
12.6 miles from the center of Russell, MA

Choosing a Russell Suboxone Doctor

When searching for a Suboxone Doctor in Russell, MA there are numerous factors to consider. To get the best outcome with MAT, finding a physician that provides attentive treatment is key to achieving lasting recovery. Talk with the physician and ask them how closely they monitor their clients, if they ever allow patients to self-manage taking doses, and the length of time before they typically start sending clients home with multiple doses.

Some common factors that are good to consider when looking for a physician include whether they are taking new patients, their office proximity to the patient’s house, and if their office hours align with the patient’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 Russell, MA. However, if you have numerous personal responsibilities, then traveling a long distance every day for your Suboxone treatment might not be practical. Our directory or helpline can help you in selecting a physician who works well for you and who is currently taking new patients.

Success Rates of Suboxone Maintenance and Medication Assisted Detoxification

The success of Suboxone treatment varies from person to person. However, it is widely agreed upon that Suboxone is the most effective pharmaceutical detox option to battle opioid addiction. In regard to Suboxone as MAT, research has determined that like methadone there is still a possibility of abuse. Based on the potential for abuse, it is greatly advised by prescribing physicians that MAT is monitored closely to increase the likelihood of success. To reiterate, the greatest success rates are recorded when individuals on Suboxone for opiate addiction pair medical treatment with other behavioral therapies andevidence-based options. Despite the stigma that the recovery community may often face, many believe the research is obvious and that medication assisted treatment does assist in recovery from opioid addiction!

Alternatives to Suboxone Treatment in Russell, MA

Suboxone is only one of several treatment options for those addicted to opioids. There are alternative drugs that have historically been used in Russell, 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 determined to break free from addiction and who have a supportive home environment or who live in a sober house, these MAT options might work for you.

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

  • Presence of suicidal thoughts
  • Untreated mental health disorder
  • Pregnancy
  • alcohol use disorder
  • Previous allergic reaction to Suboxone
  • Taking other medications that do not react well with Suboxone
  • Previous abuse of methadone or Suboxone

People who are not a good candidate for Suboxone treatment, going cold turkey may be the only alternative option. People who plan to abstain from heroin use, or any other opioid, can expect severe flu-like withdrawal symptoms and severe cravings. It is highly recommended to seek treatment from a Russell, MA opioid detoxification facility that can provide continuous care and monitoring.

Choosing a Suboxone Doctor in Massachusetts

When selecting a Suboxone doctor in Massachusetts one should first do their research on the options that are accessible and covered by their insurance provider. Once you have a list of resources that make sure the choices provided are qualified. Qualified medical doctors and mid-level practitioners in America must have an X-license in order for them to prescribe Suboxone as a medication for opioid addiction treatment. 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 completing a Suboxone treatment regimens.

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 patients 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 reduced rate of prescription painkiller abuse at 49%, 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 ended, regardless of whether Suboxone treatment was combined with therapy or not.

Alternatives to Suboxone Treatment in Massachusetts

The pharmaceutical drug Suboxone is made up of of two substances. Those substances 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 Suboxone has received a large amount of scrutiny because of the rates of addiction to Subxone. There has also been an increase observed of addicts in MAT programs Massachusetts having accidental overdoses. Due to this it has triggered others to look for other options. Other options addicts have invested in include methadone, abstinence, Subutex, or vivitrol. Various options are available and each patient should research every option available with their physician before .