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Below is a comprehensive directory of suboxone doctors in Westfield, Massachusetts. Read more about Westfield 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: Russell, West Springfield, Holyoke, and Agawam. Click here for Westfield rehab centers.

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About Westfield, MA Suboxone Doctors

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

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

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

Rachel Thomas NP
95 Frank B Murray
Springfield, MA
1.05 miles from the center of Westfield, MA

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

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

Larry Schibuk MD
Marlborough Hospital157 Union Street
Marlborough, MA
1.41 miles from the center of Westfield, MA

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

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

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

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

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

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

Daniela Ramirez PA
269 Unions Street
Lynn, MA
6.46 miles from the center of Westfield, MA

Dr. Ricardo Mujica MD
103 Myron Street
West Springfield, MA
6.47 miles from the center of Westfield, MA

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

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

Stacy Cannell PA
55 Fogg Road
Weymouth, MA
6.91 miles from the center of Westfield, MA

Dr. Reda Ishak MD
112 Westfield StreetSuite 2
West Springfield, MA
7.05 miles from the center of Westfield, MA

Dr. Martha Nathan MD
380 Plainfield Street
Springfield, MA
7.27 miles from the center of Westfield, MA

Deborah Pittman NP
Haverhill Pavilion76 Summer Street
Haverhill, MA
7.27 miles from the center of Westfield, MA

Allyn Streeter NP
92 Grape Street
New Bedford, MA
7.27 miles from the center of Westfield, MA

Ana Espila Navarro
761 Worcester Road
Framingham, MA
7.27 miles from the center of Westfield, MA

Dr. Thomas Lincoln MD
Baystate Brightwood Health Center380 Plainfield State
Springfield, MA
7.28 miles from the center of Westfield, MA

Dr. Laura Kehoe MD MPH
MGH Substance Use Disorder Bridge Clinic55 Fruit Street
Boston, MA
7.33 miles from the center of Westfield, MA

Dr. Elizabeth Case MD
CleanSlate Centers900 Memorial Avenue
West Springfield, MA
7.43 miles from the center of Westfield, MA

Stefanie Costello PA
46 Obery Street
Plymouth, MA
7.43 miles from the center of Westfield, MA

Douglas-Jarrett Turno PA
55 Fruit Street
Boston, MA
7.43 miles from the center of Westfield, MA

Dr. Sarah Leonard DO
CleanSlate Centers82 Main Street
West Springfield, MA
7.44 miles from the center of Westfield, MA

Dr. Lois Albury MD
CleanSlate Centers82 Main Street
West Springfield, MA
7.44 miles from the center of Westfield, MA

Dr. Algernon Anatol MD
CleanSlate Centers82 Main Street
West Springfield, MA
7.44 miles from the center of Westfield, MA

Selecting a Westfield, MA Suboxone Doctor

When searching for a Suboxone doctor in Westfield, 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 doctors and mid-level practitioners in the U.S. must have an X-license to be able to prescribe Suboxone as a medication assisted treatment option for an opioid addict. These individuals should also offer some sort of community involvement to ensure success whether that involves outpatient programs, or other evidence-based treatment options to support a positive outcome while partaking in medication assisted treatment.

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 provide the same level of care. Unfortunately, there is a high rate of fraud in the healthcare system, and even the Suboxone Maintenance industry is no exception. To encourage an increased success rate while on Suboxone Maintenance, we advise using a trusted Suboxone Doctor.

Suboxone Doctors accept various insurance plans and cash payments. Find out how you can pay for treatment by reaching out to your Suboxone Doctor’s office. Remember that depending on the doctor, even if they accept insurance, they may not accept yours. If you are eligible for coverage under your insurance plan, make sure you specifically inquire about what additional out of pocket costs may be associated. Finally, always reach out to your insurance to check your deductible, out of pockets, and copays before going to the Suboxone Doctor in Westfield, MA.

Alternatives to Suboxone Treatment in Westfield, MA

Suboxone is only one of a multitude of treatment options for opioid addiction. There are alternative medications that have historically been used in Westfield, MA for opioid addiction treatment, 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 ready to get clean and who have access to a safe and supportive living environment, these MAT options could be right for you.

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

  • Presence of suicidal thoughts
  • Untreated dual diagnosis
  • Pregnancy
  • Alcohol dependence
  • Previous allergic reaction to Suboxone
  • Drug interactions with other medications
  • Past abuse of methadone or Suboxone

Addicts who are not a good candidate for Suboxone treatment, abstinence may be the only alternative option. Addicts who plan to abstain from heroin use, or any other opioid, can expect intense flu-like withdrawal symptoms and intense cravings. It is strongly recommended to contact a Westfield, MA opioid detox center that can assist in managing these symptoms.

Choosing a Massachusetts Suboxone Doctor

When searching for a Suboxone Doctor in Massachusetts there are a few important factors to consider. To get the best outcome via MAT, selecting a Suboxone doctor that provides attentive treatment is an important aspect of recovery. Connect with the license practitioner and inquire regarding their Suboxone treatment practices, if they typically allow clients to take a few doses of Suboxone home to be self-administered, and the length of time before they might begin allowing patients to self-administer multiple doses.

Availability, distance, and office hours are also main factors to consider when searching for a license practitioner. Because of limits on the number of patients a license practitioner can treat, it may be challenging to find a qualified license practitioner in or near Massachusetts. However, if you have several personal responsibilities, then driving a long distance every day for your Suboxone treatment might not be practical. Our directory or helpline can help you in selecting a license practitioner whose location and office hours work well for you and who is currently taking new patients.

Positive Outcomes with Suboxone Maintenance and Medication Assisted Detoxification

Success rates of Suboxone maintenance vary from individual to individual. 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 determined that like methadone there is still a possibility of abuse. Based on the potential for abuse, it is greatly advised by Suboxone doctors that medication assisted treatment is monitored closely to ensure the highest success rates. Again, the most successful individuals that are able to break free from opioid addiction due so by combining medication assisted treatment in conjunction with inpatient programs, outpatient programs, orevidence-based options. In spite of the stigma that the recovery community may often face, lots of people believe the research is obvious and that Suboxone can create success stories!

Alternatives to Suboxone Treatment in Massachusetts

Suboxone is only one of numerous treatment options for those addicted to opioids. There are alternative drugs 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 instance, methadone can only be administered at a licensed methadone clinic and not by an individual practitioner. For people who are determined to find recovery and who have a supportive home environment or who live in a sober house, these medically assisted treatment options might work for you.

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

  • Recent suicidal thoughts
  • Untreated dual diagnosis
  • Pregnancy
  • alcohol use disorder
  • Previous allergic reaction to Suboxone
  • Taking other medications that do not react well with Suboxone
  • Previous abuse of MAT

Addicts who are not a good candidate for Suboxone treatment, going cold turkey may be the best alternative option. Addicts who plan to go through a clean-slate withdrawal can expect intense flu-like withdrawal symptoms and intense cravings. It is highly recommended to seek treatment from a Massachusetts opioid detoxification center that can provide continuous care and monitoring.