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Below is a comprehensive directory of suboxone doctors in Pontiac, Michigan. Read more about Pontiac suboxone treatment or click here to browse your local subxone doctors.

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About Pontiac, MI Suboxone Doctors

Suboxone is a drug offered as medication assisted treatment (MAT) as an alternative to the drug methadone. As opposed to methadone, which is only administered by going to a methadone clinic every day, Suboxone can be prescribed by a Pontiac, MI Suboxone doctor licensed to prescribe the medication in Pontiac, MI. Suboxone was the first drug that passed FDA approval to be prescribed by a physician to treat addiction to opioids. This has increased the accessibility to recovery options and resources for people in Pontiac, MI who are ready to stop using opioids.

Dr. Frances Filgas MD
8733 Lakewood DriveSuite 101
Windsor, CA
29.28 miles from the center of Pontiac, MI

Dr. James Hunt MD
8465 Old Redwood HighwaySuite 615
Windsor, CA
29.28 miles from the center of Pontiac, MI

Michael Boyers
8911 Lakewood DriveSte 13
Windsor, CA
29.28 miles from the center of Pontiac, MI

Natalie Movsessian NP
The Toledo Clinic4235 Secor Road
Toledo, OH
66.54 miles from the center of Pontiac, MI

Dr. Olatunde Fatinikun MD
Comprehensive Behavioral Health Services2770 Centennial Road
Sylvania, OH
68.08 miles from the center of Pontiac, MI

Dr. Vishwas Mashalkar MD
2770 Centennial Road
Sylvania Township, OH
68.08 miles from the center of Pontiac, MI

Dr. Khawaja Shahzad MD
2770 Centennial Road
Sylvania Township, OH
68.08 miles from the center of Pontiac, MI

Dr. Brittany Denny DO
5308 Harroun Road#175
Sylvania, OH
68.13 miles from the center of Pontiac, MI

Dr. Mark Weiner DO
5151 Monroe SteetSuite 204
Toledo, OH
68.24 miles from the center of Pontiac, MI

Jennifer Stegmiller
Clinic 5, LLC1466 Northwest Boulevard
Columbus, OH
68.44 miles from the center of Pontiac, MI

Wissam Hoteit MD
6605 W. Central Avenue
Toledo, OH
68.46 miles from the center of Pontiac, MI

Dr. Kenneth Adler MD
4913 Harroun Road
Sylvania, OH
68.56 miles from the center of Pontiac, MI

Kati Hughes NP
3909 Woodley RoadSuite 300
Toledo, OH
68.61 miles from the center of Pontiac, MI

Ashley Kent NP
3909 Woodley AvenueSuite 500
Toledo , OH
68.61 miles from the center of Pontiac, MI

Kellie Pryor
3909 Woodley Road
Toledo, OH
68.61 miles from the center of Pontiac, MI

Dr. James Van Hook MD
University of Toledo College of Medicine and Life Sciences, 3rd Floor Legacy2142 North Cove Boulevard
Toledo, OH
68.78 miles from the center of Pontiac, MI

Dr. Paul Wilson DO
440 South Reynolds RoadSuite B
Toledo, OH
68.87 miles from the center of Pontiac, MI

Dr. Sin-Ching Chiu MD
4139 N. Holland-Sylvania Road,Suite B
Toledo, OH
68.87 miles from the center of Pontiac, MI

Dr. Kettlie Daniels MD
980 South Byrne
Toledo, OH
68.87 miles from the center of Pontiac, MI

Dr. Mahdi Doumet MD
2465 Collengwood Boulevard
Toledo, OH
68.87 miles from the center of Pontiac, MI

Dr. Tess Gordon MD
3840 Woodley RoadSuite B
Toledo, OH
68.87 miles from the center of Pontiac, MI

Dr. David Grossman MD
732 South Main Street
Toledo, OH
68.87 miles from the center of Pontiac, MI

Dr. Farzana Tausif MD
4739 Monroe StreetUnit # B
Toledo, OH
68.87 miles from the center of Pontiac, MI

Dr. James Van Hook MD
2142 North Cove BoulevardDept OB/GYN U Toledo COMLS 3rd Floor Legacy
Toledo, OH
68.87 miles from the center of Pontiac, MI

Dr. Krzysztof (Kris) Kostrzewski MD
3020 McCord Road# 201
Toledo, OH
68.87 miles from the center of Pontiac, MI

Dr. Paul Leonard MD
5923 Renaissance Place
Toledo, OH
68.87 miles from the center of Pontiac, MI

THOMAS Osinowo MD
5210 RENWYCK LANE SuiTE B
Toledo, OH
68.87 miles from the center of Pontiac, MI

Velda Coleman NP
2020 Starr
Toledo, OH
68.87 miles from the center of Pontiac, MI

Dr. Habeeb Arar
7110 West Central AvenueSuite C
Toledo, OH
68.87 miles from the center of Pontiac, MI

Dr. Kul Gupta
4447 Talmadge RoadSuite C
Toledo, OH
68.87 miles from the center of Pontiac, MI

Choosing a Pontiac Suboxone Doctor

When choosing a Suboxone Doctor in Pontiac, MI there are several factors to think about. To ensure success via MAT, selecting a practitioner that monitors your progress closely is important for success. Speak with the license practitioner and ask them how closely they monitor their clients, if they ever allow clients to take a few doses of Suboxone home to be self-administered, and how long 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 license practitioner can see, it may be difficult to located a qualified license practitioner in or near Pontiac, MI. However, if you have numerous personal responsibilities, then traveling a long distance every day for your Suboxone treatment may be difficult. 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.

Success Rates of Suboxone Maintenance and Medically Assisted Detoxification

The success of Suboxone treatment varies from person to person. However, it is widely agreed upon that Suboxone is the most realistic medically assisted detox option to battle opioid addiction. In regard to Suboxone as medication assisted treatment, research has proven that similar to 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 increase the likelihood of success. Again, the most successful patients that are able to break free from opioid addiction due so by combining medication assisted treatment and inpatient programs, outpatient programs, orevidence-based options. Despite the stigma that some in the recovery community have, many believe the research is obvious and that Suboxone does assist in recovery from opioid addiction!

Alternatives to Suboxone Treatment in Pontiac, MI

Addiction is one of the many diseases without a cure. Consequently, there is a lot of chatter regarding what the best treatment plan is. The dichotomy of arguments are either that abstinence is the best option or that it is better to be kept alive by Suboxone than to risk overdosing. Very simply, the debate it ongoing; however, when following the care of a reliable Suboxone Doctor in Pontiac, MI, you have a much greater chance of success.

Choosing a Michigan Suboxone Doctor

When in search for a Suboxone Doctor in Michigan there are a number of factors to think about. To get the best outcome with medication assisted treatment, finding a physician that monitors your progress closely is an imperative aspect of recovery. Talk with the Suboxone doctor and ask them how closely they monitor their clients, if they ever allow patients to self-manage taking doses, and how long before they typically start sending clients home with multiple doses.

Availability, distance, and office hours are also key factors to consider when looking for a Suboxone doctor. As a result of limits on the number of patients a Suboxone doctor can treat, it may be challenging to find a qualified Suboxone doctor in or near Michigan. However, if you work, go to school, or have a family that relies on you, then driving across town for your Suboxone treatment may be difficult. Our directory or helpline can assist you in finding a Suboxone doctor who works well for you and who is currently accepting new patients.

Positive Outcomes with Suboxone Maintenance and Medication Assisted Detoxification

The success of Suboxone treatment varies from one person to another. However, most can agree that Suboxone is the most successful pharmaceutical detox option to battle opioid addiction. In regard to Suboxone as medication assisted treatment, research has proven that similar to other medications used for opioid treatment there is still a potential for abuse. Due to the risk of abuse, it is greatly recommended by prescribing doctors that dosage 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 in conjunction with inpatient programs, outpatient programs, orevidence-based options. In spite of the stigma that the recovery community may often face, many believe the research is clear and that medication assisted treatment can lead to recovery!

Alternatives to Suboxone Treatment in Michigan

Suboxone is only one of the multiple treatment options for those addicted to opioids. There are alternative medications that have previously been used in Michigan to treat addiction to opiates, 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 motivated to break free from addiction and who have access to a safe and supportive living environment, these MAT options might work for you.

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

  • Presence of suicidal thoughts
  • Untreated dual diagnosis
  • Pregnancy
  • alcohol use disorder
  • Previous allergic reaction to Suboxone
  • Drug interactions with other medications
  • Previous abuse of MAT

People who may not be able to receive Suboxone treatment, abstinence may be the only alternative option. People who plan to take this route, they can expect intense flu-like withdrawal symptoms and intense cravings. It is strongly advised to get admitted to a Michigan opioid detoxification facility that can provide continuous care and monitoring.