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

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About Topsham, ME Suboxone Doctors

Suboxone is a medication offered as medication assisted treatment (MAT) as a replacement for methadone. In place of methadone, which is solely administered via a methadone clinic daily, Suboxone prescriptions can be written by licensed Suboxone doctors in Topsham, ME. Suboxone was the first medication that passed government regulations to be prescribed by a physician to treat addiction to opioids. This has increased the accessibility to rehab options and resources for people in Topsham, ME trying to recover from opioid addiction.

Kate Pinkerton NP
6 Farley Road
Brunswick , ME
2.48 miles from the center of Topsham, ME

Sarah White
6 Farley Road
Brunswick, ME
2.48 miles from the center of Topsham, ME

Dr. Sarah Davis MD
Martins Point Health Care6 Farley Road
Brunswick, ME
2.52 miles from the center of Topsham, ME

Karen Ludwig NP
Primary Care Center22 Station Avenue
Brunswick, ME
2.55 miles from the center of Topsham, ME

Dr. Joseph Fishel MD
Mid Coast Hospital123 Medical Center Drive
Brunswick, ME
3.02 miles from the center of Topsham, ME

Karen Davis NP
14 Main St Box 44
Brunswick, ME
4.6 miles from the center of Topsham, ME

Lisa Lucas
42 Mallett DriveSuite 3
Freeport, ME
9.94 miles from the center of Topsham, ME

Susan Martin NP
48 Free StreetMezzanine Level
Portland, ME
10.17 miles from the center of Topsham, ME

Melissa Hackett NP
24 Gardiner Street
Richmond, ME
11.91 miles from the center of Topsham, ME

Elizabeth Kerr NP
24 Gardiner Street
Richmond, ME
11.91 miles from the center of Topsham, ME

Dr. Jeanne Stokes NP
Madison Area Health CenterP.O. Box 120
Madison, ME
11.91 miles from the center of Topsham, ME

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

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

Sarah Hurley PA
Wiscasset Family Medicine66 Water Street
Wiscasset , ME
14.11 miles from the center of Topsham, ME

Dr. Cortney Linville DO
66 Water StreetPo Box 351
Wiscasset, ME
14.17 miles from the center of Topsham, ME

Jesse Cheney PA
66 Water Street
Wiscasset, ME
14.17 miles from the center of Topsham, ME

Dr. Anthony Regis MD
Central Maine Medical Center300 Maine Street
Lewiston, ME
15.92 miles from the center of Topsham, ME

Andrea Carr
93 Campus drive
Lewiston, ME
15.92 miles from the center of Topsham, ME

Brett Auclaire NP
Boothbay Region Health Center185 Townsend Ave, Suite R
Boothbay Harbor, ME
15.98 miles from the center of Topsham, ME

Dr. Cynthia Dechenes
Lincolnhealth Family Care Center19 St. Andrew's Lane
Boothbay Harbor, ME
16.77 miles from the center of Topsham, ME

Dr. Elizabeth Linnell-Oken MD
330 Sabattus Street
Lewiston, ME
17.17 miles from the center of Topsham, ME

Ann Marie Pender NP
93 Campus Avenue
Lewiston, ME
17.19 miles from the center of Topsham, ME

William Legere
91 Campus AvenueSt Marys Regional Medical Center
Lewiston, ME
17.21 miles from the center of Topsham, ME

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

Dr. Ardis Conner DO
13 New Gloucester Road
North Yarmouth, ME
17.26 miles from the center of Topsham, ME

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

Lisa Pomerleau NP
217 Main St Suite 201
Lewiston, ME
17.77 miles from the center of Topsham, ME

Kate Radlinski NP
300 Main Street
Lewiston, ME
17.78 miles from the center of Topsham, ME

Dr. Jonathan Commons MD
Central Maine Medical Center12 High Street
Lewiston, ME
17.82 miles from the center of Topsham, ME

Dr. Christopher Kitchens MD
76 High Street
Lewiston, ME
17.88 miles from the center of Topsham, ME

Choosing a Topsham Suboxone Doctor

There is no shortage of options when selecting a Suboxone Doctor in Topsham, ME. Choosing a physician for Suboxone or Buprenorphine can be cumbersome, and it is imperative to get the proper information. Suboxone is a prescription, and like many other medications, abuse is common. This is why it is imperative to get lots of information and get all of your questions answered. Suboxone does not cure addiction, but it can play a major role in the recovery process. When looking for a Suboxone Doctor in Topsham, ME, always make sure that they match your needs in every way.

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. To encourage an increased success rate while on Suboxone Maintenance, we advise using a trusted Suboxone Doctor.

Suboxone Doctors will either accept insurance or cash pay. Always talk with the Suboxone Doctor, as to what their payment options are. Remember that not all doctors accept all insurance plans. If you are eligible for coverage under your insurance plan, make certain you specifically inquire about what additional out of pocket costs may be associated. Finally, always reach out to your insurance to determine your deductible, out of pockets, and copays before going to the Suboxone Doctor in Topsham, ME.

Alternatives to Suboxone Treatment in Topsham, ME

The 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 to treat opioid addiction. However, in recent years Suboxone has received significant scrutiny due to the risks of addicts becoming addicted to this drug. There has also been an increase observed of patients in medication assisted treatment programs Topsham, ME having accidental overdoses. As a result, this has triggered others to look for alternative options. Other options patients have considered include methadone, abstinence, Subutex, or vivitrol. There are many options available and each patient should investigate every option available with their physician before .

Choosing a Maine Suboxone Doctor

There is no shortage of options when searching for a Suboxone Doctor in Maine. Selecting a physician for Suboxone or Buprenorphine can be cumbersome, and it is critical to do your research. Suboxone is a drug, and like many other medications, abuse is common. Therefore, you and your loved ones must be asking the right questions. Suboxone does not cure addiction, but it can play a major role in the recovery process. When looking for a Suboxone Doctor in Maine, always make sure that they fit your needs medically, clinically, and financially.

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, whereas others did not. One study reported that 49% of participants abused prescription painkillers at a lowered rate while on Suboxone, but only 8.6% exhibited success once the Suboxone treatment had` ceased. Other studies have shown similar relapse rates of about 90%, including cases where behavioral therapy was provided concurrently.

Alternatives to Suboxone Treatment in Maine

Suboxone is only one of several treatment options for those addicted to opioids. There are alternative medications that have historically 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 addicts 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:

  • Recent thoughts of suicide
  • 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 solid candidate for Suboxone treatment, going cold turkey may be the only 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 advised to reach out to a Maine opioid detox facility that can help manage these symptoms.