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Below is a comprehensive directory of suboxone doctors in Lisbon Falls, Maine. Read more about Lisbon Falls 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: Topsham, Bowdoinham, Lewiston, and Brunswick. Click here for Lisbon Falls rehab centers.

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About Lisbon Falls, ME Suboxone Doctors

Buprenorphine-naloxone is a pharmaceutical drug offered as medically assisted treatment (MAT) as a replacement for methadone. Unlike methadone, which is generally administered at a methadone clinic every day, Suboxone can be prescribed by a Lisbon Falls, ME Suboxone doctor licensed to prescribe the drug in Lisbon Falls, ME. Suboxone was the first pharmaceutical drug that was given to be prescribed by a physician to treat opioid addiction. This has increased the resource and treatment options available to individuals in Lisbon Falls, ME seeking opioid addiction treatment.

Karen Ludwig NP
Primary Care Center22 Station Avenue
Brunswick, ME
8.13 miles from the center of Lisbon Falls, ME

Dr. Anthony Regis MD
Central Maine Medical Center300 Maine Street
Lewiston, ME
8.35 miles from the center of Lisbon Falls, ME

Andrea Carr
93 Campus drive
Lewiston, ME
8.35 miles from the center of Lisbon Falls, ME

Dr. Elizabeth Linnell-Oken MD
330 Sabattus Street
Lewiston, ME
9.53 miles from the center of Lisbon Falls, ME

Ann Marie Pender NP
93 Campus Avenue
Lewiston, ME
9.56 miles from the center of Lisbon Falls, ME

Karen Davis NP
14 Main St Box 44
Brunswick, ME
9.56 miles from the center of Lisbon Falls, ME

William Legere
91 Campus AvenueSt Marys Regional Medical Center
Lewiston, ME
9.57 miles from the center of Lisbon Falls, ME

Christopher Sweeney
93 Campus AvenueSt. Mary's Regional Medical Center Emergency Department
Lewiston, ME
9.57 miles from the center of Lisbon Falls, ME

Dr. Thaddeus Shattuck MD
St. Mary's Regional Medical Center100 Campus Avenue
Lewiston, ME
9.67 miles from the center of Lisbon Falls, ME

Kate Pinkerton NP
6 Farley Road
Brunswick , ME
10.03 miles from the center of Lisbon Falls, ME

Sarah White
6 Farley Road
Brunswick, ME
10.03 miles from the center of Lisbon Falls, ME

Dr. Sarah Davis MD
Martins Point Health Care6 Farley Road
Brunswick, ME
10.05 miles from the center of Lisbon Falls, ME

Lisa Pomerleau NP
217 Main St Suite 201
Lewiston, ME
10.12 miles from the center of Lisbon Falls, ME

Kate Radlinski NP
300 Main Street
Lewiston, ME
10.13 miles from the center of Lisbon Falls, ME

Dr. Jonathan Commons MD
Central Maine Medical Center12 High Street
Lewiston, ME
10.18 miles from the center of Lisbon Falls, ME

Dr. Christopher Kitchens MD
76 High Street
Lewiston, ME
10.23 miles from the center of Lisbon Falls, ME

Rebecca Greenleaf
76 High Street
Lewiston , ME
10.23 miles from the center of Lisbon Falls, ME

Dr. Paul Vinsel DO
Central Maine Medical Center300 Main Street
Lewiston, ME
10.32 miles from the center of Lisbon Falls, ME

Lisa Lucas
42 Mallett DriveSuite 3
Freeport, ME
10.46 miles from the center of Lisbon Falls, ME

Dr. Joseph Fishel MD
Mid Coast Hospital123 Medical Center Drive
Brunswick, ME
10.64 miles from the center of Lisbon Falls, ME

Susan Martin NP
48 Free StreetMezzanine Level
Portland, ME
10.78 miles from the center of Lisbon Falls, ME

Dr. Paul Gosselin DO
79 Main Street3rd floor
Auburn , ME
11.92 miles from the center of Lisbon Falls, ME

Dr. Michael Dufresne DO
Be Well My Friend, LLC174 South Freeport Road, Suite 2A
Freeport, ME
13.37 miles from the center of Lisbon Falls, ME

Dr. Kevin Kenerson DO
Be Well My Friend, LLC174 South Freeport Road, Suite 2A
Freeport, ME
13.37 miles from the center of Lisbon Falls, ME

Melissa Hackett NP
24 Gardiner Street
Richmond, ME
13.58 miles from the center of Lisbon Falls, ME

Elizabeth Kerr NP
24 Gardiner Street
Richmond, ME
13.58 miles from the center of Lisbon Falls, ME

Dr. Jeanne Stokes NP
Madison Area Health CenterP.O. Box 120
Madison, ME
13.58 miles from the center of Lisbon Falls, ME

Dr. Ardis Conner DO
13 New Gloucester Road
North Yarmouth, ME
15.06 miles from the center of Lisbon Falls, ME

Benjamin Slocum DO
126 Shaker Road
Gray, ME
16.08 miles from the center of Lisbon Falls, ME

Dr. Ardis Conner DO
67 Shaker Rd.
Gray, ME
16.13 miles from the center of Lisbon Falls, ME

Choosing a Lisbon Falls Suboxone Doctor

When choosing a Suboxone Doctor in Lisbon Falls, ME there are a few important factors to think about. To ensure success with MAT, choosing a practitioner that provides attentive care is critical for success. Talk with the physician 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 important factors to consider when searching for a physician. Due to limits on the number of patients a physician can see, it may be challenging to identify a qualified physician in or near Lisbon Falls, ME. However, if you have several 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 locating a physician whose location and office hours work well for you and who is currently taking new patients.

Success Rates of Suboxone Maintenance and Medically Assisted Detox

The success rates of Suboxone and Medically Assisted Detox fluctuate considerably, mostly 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 not immune to that. A trusted Suboxone doctor is recommended to improve the chances of success with [medication assisted treatment.

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 they do take your coverage, make certain you ask them what additional out of pocket costs may be associated. Lastly, always contact your insurance to determine your deductible, out of pockets, and copays prior to going to the Suboxone Doctor in Lisbon Falls, ME.

Alternatives to Suboxone Treatment in Lisbon Falls, ME

Suboxone is only one of a multitude of treatment options for opioid addiction. There are alternative drugs that have previously been used in Lisbon Falls, ME 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 individuals who are motivated to get clean and who have a supportive home environment or who live in a sober house, these medication assisted treatment options could be right for you.

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

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

Addicts who may not be able to receive Suboxone treatment, unmedicated detox 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 advised to contact a Lisbon Falls, ME opioid detoxification center that can assist in managing these symptoms.

Selecting a Maine Suboxone Doctor

When searching for a Suboxone doctor in Maine the first thing to do is to research the options that are available and covered by your health care insurance. After compiling a list of resources that make sure the doctors are qualified. Qualified medical doctors and mid-level practitioners in the U.S. must have an X-license to be able to prescribe Suboxone to individuals battling opioid addiction. 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 ensure the most effective results while partaking in medication assisted treatment.

Success Rates of Suboxone Maintenance and Medication Assisted Detox

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 MAT, research has shown that similar to methadone there is still a risk for abuse. Based on the potential for abuse, it is highly recommended by Suboxone physicians that MAT is monitored closely to ensure the highest success rates. To reiterate, the most significant success rates are recorded when individuals on Suboxone for opiate abuse pair medically assisted treatment with other behavioral therapies andevidence-based options. Despite the stigma that some in the recovery community have, lots of people believe the research is clear and that MAT works!

Alternatives to Suboxone Treatment in Maine

Suboxone is only one of the multiple treatment options for opioid addiction. There are alternative medications that have previously been used in Maine to treat addiction to opiates, including methadone and Naltrexone. These medications might be available to you but have different regulations. For instance, only methadone clinics can administer methadone. For individuals who are determined to get clean and who have a supportive home environment or who live in a sober house, these medically assisted treatment options might work 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 dual diagnosis
  • Pregnancy
  • alcohol addiction
  • Previous allergic reaction to Suboxone
  • Taking other medications that do not react well with Suboxone
  • Past abuse of MAT

Addicts who are not a solid candidate for Suboxone treatment, going cold turkey 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 highly recommended to reach out to a Maine opioid detoxification center that can provide continuous care and monitoring.