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About Metz, MO Suboxone Doctors

Suboxone, also known as Buprenorphine, is a commonly use medication used to treat Opioid Dependence. Physicians who prescribe Suboxone will often also suggest tandem involvement in Substance Abuse Treatment, or 12 Step Program. Buprenorphine can be administered many ways; the most common are:

  • Under the tongue as a Suboxone Sublingual Strip
  • On the skin as a transdermal patch
  • a subcutaneous injection called Sublocade
  • Probuphine sells an implant that can provide continuous delivery for six months
Dr. Raphael Torontow MD
13999 E NORTHERN RD
Nevada, MO
11.72 miles from the center of Metz, MO

Dr. Raphael Torontow MD
815 S. Ash St.
Nevada, MO
11.88 miles from the center of Metz, MO

Micaela Wexler
800 South Ash Street
Nevada, MO
12.31 miles from the center of Metz, MO

Dr. Ricky Kellenberger DO
202 South State StreetSuite A
Fort Scott, KS
18.37 miles from the center of Metz, MO

Ryan Lewis NP
202 State StreetSuite A
Fort Scott, KS
18.37 miles from the center of Metz, MO

Bethany Fast NP
706 S High Street
Butler, MO
18.63 miles from the center of Metz, MO

Dr. Mohammad Rasheed MD
1301 Industrial Parkway East
El Dorado Springs, MO
24.59 miles from the center of Metz, MO

Dr. Joseph Wilson DO
MED ONE CLINIC29 NW 1ST LANE
Lamar, MO
34.8 miles from the center of Metz, MO

Ursula Fuller NP
101 Hospital Drive
Osceola, MO
40.59 miles from the center of Metz, MO

Dr. John Ure DO
8768 N.E. 1174 Private Road
Deepwater, MO
40.63 miles from the center of Metz, MO

Dr. Linda Bean DO
3011 North MICHIGAN
Pittsburg, KS
41.02 miles from the center of Metz, MO

Dr. Rachel Eash-Scott MD
3011 North Michigan
Pittsburg, KS
41.02 miles from the center of Metz, MO

Dr. Julie Stewart MD
3011 North Michigan
Pittsburg, KS
41.02 miles from the center of Metz, MO

Dawny Barnhart
3011 N Michigan
Pittsburg, KS
41.02 miles from the center of Metz, MO

Alicia Pino DO
3011 N. Michigan Street
Pittsburg, KS
41.42 miles from the center of Metz, MO

Uyen Dinh NP
3011 N Michigan Street
Pittsburg, KS
41.42 miles from the center of Metz, MO

Eric Thomason NP
3011 North Michigan Street
Pittsburg, KS
41.42 miles from the center of Metz, MO

Dr. Brian Parsells DO
Compass Health Network1800 Community Drive
Clinton, MO
44.88 miles from the center of Metz, MO

Dr. Janet Hankins MD
1800 Community Drive
Clinton, MO
44.88 miles from the center of Metz, MO

Syed Jaffri MD
1800 Community Drive
Clinton, MO
44.88 miles from the center of Metz, MO

Erica Augustyniak NP
1800 Community Drive
Clinton, MO
44.88 miles from the center of Metz, MO

Rita Desai
Compass health network1800 Community Drive
Clinton, MO
44.88 miles from the center of Metz, MO

Elaine Boyd
300 Galaxie
Harrisonville, MO
45.82 miles from the center of Metz, MO

Dr. Malcolm Oliver MD
105 N Grand Suite #2Box 367
Greenfield, MO
51.7 miles from the center of Metz, MO

Dr. Charles Wanker MD
1408 East Street
Iola, KS
52.06 miles from the center of Metz, MO

Dr. Basuviah Shanker MD
20291 W 219th Street
Spring Hill, KS
55.61 miles from the center of Metz, MO

Ashley Lilienkamp NP
112 N Webb Street
Webb City, MO
58.53 miles from the center of Metz, MO

Dr. Chelsea Fair MD
14515 West 191st Street
Spring Hill, KS
58.54 miles from the center of Metz, MO

Dr. Justin Hamlin DO
1001 W Daugherty Street
Webb City, MO
58.68 miles from the center of Metz, MO

Dr. Louis DelCampo MD
327 E. Airport Drive
Carthage, MO
59.15 miles from the center of Metz, MO

Selecting a Metz, MO Suboxone Doctor

When selecting a Suboxone doctor in Metz, MO one should first do their research on the options that are available and covered by their insurance provider. In addition to finding a physician you can afford, make sure they are qualified. Qualified doctors and mid-level practitioners in the United States must have an have a particular license, referred to as an x-license, in order for them to prescribe Suboxone as a medication for opioid addiction treatment. 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 support a positive outcome while on Suboxone.

Success Rates of Suboxone Maintenance and Medically Assisted Detox

An addictive substance in itself, there is lots of controversy on whether Suboxone truly works to treat opioid addiction. Some patients have said to have experienced great success with Suboxone treatment, but others were not as lucky. One study reported that while on Suboxone there was a decreased rate of prescription painkiller abuse at 49%, but only 8.6% showed success once the Suboxone treatment had` ceased. Other studies did not show long term success 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 Metz, MO

The medication Suboxone is made up of of two substances. Those substances are buprenorphine and naloxone, and the use of these 2 substances together has been approved by the FDA for medical treatment of opioid addiction. However, over the past few years this medication has received a lot of criticism due to the risks of addicts becoming addicted to this drug. There has also been an increase observed of patients in MAT programs Metz, MO having unintended overdoses. As a result, this has prompted others to seek alternative options. Alternative treatments patients have considered include methadone, going cold turkey, Subutex, or vivitrol. Various options are available and each patient should look into each option available with their physician before selecting which will be most effective to combat opioid addiction.

Choosing a Missouri Suboxone Doctor

There is no shortage of options when searching for a Suboxone Doctor in Missouri. Selecting a Doctor for Suboxone or Buprenorphine can be difficult, and it is important to do your research. 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 is not a cure for addiction, but it can play a major role in the recovery process. If you are searching for a Suboxone Doctor in Missouri, always be certain that they fit what you are looking for.

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 are equal. Unfortunately, the healthcare industry is packed with fraud, and even the Suboxone Maintenance industry is not an exception to this. A trusted Suboxone doctor is recommended to improve the chances of success with Suboxone maintenance assisted treatment.

Treatment via a Suboxone doctor can be paid for via insurance or cash pay. Always talk with the Suboxone Doctor, as to what their payment options are. Keep in mind that not all doctors accept all insurance plans. If you are eligible for coverage under your insurance plan, make sure you ask them what additional out of pocket costs may be associated. Finally, always call your insurance to check your deductible, out of pockets, and copays prior to going to the Suboxone Doctor in Missouri.

Alternatives to Suboxone Treatment in Missouri

Suboxone is only one of numerous treatment options for those addicted to opioids. There are alternative substances that have previously been used in Missouri 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 struggling addicts who are determined 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.

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

  • Presence of thoughts of suicide
  • Untreated mental health disorder
  • Pregnancy
  • alcohol use disorder
  • Previous allergic reaction to Suboxone
  • Taking other medications that do not react well with Suboxone
  • Previous abuse of medication assisted treatments

Addicts who may not be able to receive Suboxone treatment, abstinence may be the only alternative option. Addicts who plan to abstain from heroin use, or any other opioid, can expect severe flu-like withdrawal symptoms and severe cravings. It is strongly advised to get admitted to a Missouri opioid detoxification facility that can provide continuous care and monitoring.