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About Woburn, MA Suboxone Doctors

Suboxone, or Buprenorphine, is a commonly use medication used to treat Opioid Dependence. Ideally, Suboxone would be prescribed by a doctor, along side Substance Abuse Treatment, or 12 Step Program. Buprenorphine can be administered many ways; the most common are:

  • Suboxone Strips taken sublingually (under the tongue)
  • 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
Dr. Thomas Stinson III MD
400 West Cummings ParkSuite 1825
Woburn, MA
0.55 miles from the center of Woburn, MA

Dr. Wynne Huang MD
800 West Cummings ParkSuite 2250
Woburn, MA
0.55 miles from the center of Woburn, MA

Dr. Israel Stein MD
800 West Cummings Park
Woburn, MA
1.59 miles from the center of Woburn, MA

Brenna Brink NP
21 George Street
Lowell, MA
1.7 miles from the center of Woburn, MA

Frank Kolovrat
1515 Allen Street
Springfield, MA
1.77 miles from the center of Woburn, MA

Dr. Rose Ann Berwald MD
20 Tower Office ParkMiddlesex Recovery, P.C.
Woburn, MA
1.85 miles from the center of Woburn, MA

Dr. Jessica Harrington MD
Middlesex Recovery20 Tower Office Park
Woburn, MA
1.85 miles from the center of Woburn, MA

Dr. Fariba Miryousefi MD
Middlesex Recovery20 Tower Office Park
Woburn, MA
1.85 miles from the center of Woburn, MA

Dr. Walter Wightman MD
20 Tower Office Park
Woburn, MA
1.85 miles from the center of Woburn, MA

Alan Lareau MD
5 Greenwich Place
East Longmeadow, MA
1.85 miles from the center of Woburn, MA

Roosevelt Lewis NP
1485 Dorchester AvenueSuite 206
Boston, MA
1.85 miles from the center of Woburn, MA

Dr. Karla Fuentes MD
387 Quarry Street
Fall River, MA
2.04 miles from the center of Woburn, MA

Lisa Vieira-Salvatore MD
1 Hospital Road
Oak Bluffs, MA
2.14 miles from the center of Woburn, MA

Dr. Benjamin Yudkoff MD
1153 Centre Street
Boston, MA
2.15 miles from the center of Woburn, MA

Vicki Yib NP
101 Jackson StreetAdult Medicine
Lowell, MA
2.16 miles from the center of Woburn, MA

Dr. Elena Volozhanina MD
268 Trapelo Road
Belmont, MA
2.48 miles from the center of Woburn, MA

Dr. Marcos Bachman
55 Lake Avenue North
Worcester, MA
2.48 miles from the center of Woburn, MA

Kaitlin Thomas-Frost NP
63 Main Street
Brockton, MA
2.51 miles from the center of Woburn, MA

Dr. Louis Alfano MD
203 Middlesex TurnpikeSuite 4
Burlington, MA
2.62 miles from the center of Woburn, MA

Dr. Andrew Kowal MD
Lahey Clinic41 Mall Road
Burlington, MA
2.62 miles from the center of Woburn, MA

Dr. Steven Crespo MD
Holy Family Hospital70 East Street
Methuen, MA
2.62 miles from the center of Woburn, MA

Maria Aurora Cristina Lim MD
135 Jackson Street
Lowell, MA
2.62 miles from the center of Woburn, MA

Dr. Jennifer Rosenblum MD
MGH Adolescent and Young Adult Medicine55 Fruit Street
Boston, MA
2.62 miles from the center of Woburn, MA

Rachel Lovett
415 Columbia Road
Dorchester, MA
2.62 miles from the center of Woburn, MA

Dr. John Przybylski
New Horizons Medical PC1180 Beacon Street, Suite 3C
Brookline, MA
2.62 miles from the center of Woburn, MA

Patrick LaFond PA
6 Hatfield Street
Northampton, MA
3.18 miles from the center of Woburn, MA

Dr. Kameel Garas MD
171 Overlook Road
Arlington, MA
3.96 miles from the center of Woburn, MA

Dr. Sylvia Hanna MD
171 Overlook Road
Arlington, MA
3.96 miles from the center of Woburn, MA

Dr. Anil Kumar MD
3 Woodland RoadSuite 322
Stoneham, MA
4.08 miles from the center of Woburn, MA

Dr. Eric Samuel MD
3 Woodland RD
Stoneham, MA
4.08 miles from the center of Woburn, MA

Choosing a Woburn, MA Suboxone Doctor

When selecting a Suboxone doctor in Woburn, MA a good place to start is to research the options that are available and covered by insurance. After compiling a list of resources that make sure the choices provided are qualified. Qualified physicians and mid-level practitioners in the United States must have an X-license in order for them to prescribe Suboxone as a medication assisted treatment option for an opioid addict. It is also recommended to enroll in additional treatment programs that compliment recovery, such as outpatient programs, or other evidence-based treatment options to increase success while partaking in medication assisted treatment.

Success Rates of Suboxone Maintenance and Medication Assisted Detoxification

The success of Suboxone treatment varies from person to person. However, it is widely accepted that Suboxone is the most effective medically assisted detox option to battle opioid addiction. In regard to Suboxone as MAT, research has shown that like methadone there is still a possibility of abuse. Due to the risk of abuse, it is greatly recommended by Suboxone physicians that MAT is monitored closely to increase the likelihood of success. Again, the most successful individuals that are able to overcome opioid addiction due so by combining medication assisted treatment and inpatient programs, outpatient programs, orevidence-based options. In spite of the stigma that some in the recovery community have, many believe the research is clear and that Suboxone does assist in recovery from opioid addiction!

Alternatives to Suboxone Treatment in Woburn, MA

Suboxone is only one of a number of treatment options for opioid addiction. There are alternative substances that have previously been used in Woburn, MA 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 struggling addicts who are ready to break free from addiction and who have access to a safe and supportive living situation, these MAT options could be a good option for you.

There are contraindications for the use of Suboxone for opioid addiction treatment. These include, but are not limited to:

  • Recent suicidal thoughts
  • Untreated mental health disorder
  • Pregnancy
  • alcohol use disorder
  • Previous adverse reaction to Suboxone
  • Taking other medications that do not react well with Suboxone
  • Past abuse of MAT

Addicts who may not be able to receive Suboxone treatment, going cold turkey may be the best 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 highly advised to get admitted to a Woburn, MA opioid detox facility that can assist in managing these symptoms.

Selecting a Suboxone Doctor in Massachusetts

When choosing a Suboxone doctor in Massachusetts one should first do their research on the options that are accessible and covered by their insurance provider. In addition to finding financially viable doctors, make sure they are qualified. Qualified doctors and mid-level practitioners in the United States must have an X-license to be able to prescribe Suboxone to individuals battling opioid addiction. Patients should also enroll in additional treatment programs that support recovery, such as outpatient programs, or other evidence-based treatment options to support a positive outcome while on Suboxone.

Success Rates of Suboxone Maintenance and Medically Assisted Detox

An addictive substance in itself, it is commonly argued 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 49% of participants abused prescription painkillers at a decreased rate while on Suboxone, but only 8.6% showed success once the Suboxone treatment had` ceased. Other studies did not show long term recovery with a less than 10% success rate once treatment stopped, including cases where additional treatments where provided alongside Suboxone treatment.

Alternatives to Suboxone Treatment in Massachusetts

Suboxone is only one of a number of treatment options for those addicted to opioids. There are alternative drugs that have previously 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, only methadone clinics can administer methadone. For addicts who are motivated 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 thoughts of suicide
  • Untreated dual diagnosis
  • Pregnancy
  • alcohol addiction
  • Previous adverse reaction to Suboxone
  • Taking other medications that do not react well with Suboxone
  • Past abuse of methadone or Suboxone

Addicts who may not be able to receive Suboxone treatment, unmedicated detox may be the best alternative option. Addicts who plan to take this route, they can expect severe flu-like withdrawal symptoms and severe cravings. It is highly advised to seek treatment from a Massachusetts opioid detoxification center that can provide continuous care and monitoring.