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About Waynesboro, MS Suboxone Doctors

Suboxone is a pharmaceutical substance that is used to help treat people in Waynesboro, MS who are addicted to heroin, fentanyl, or any other opiate substance. Suboxone is a combination of buprenorphine - a partial opioid agonist that alleviates withdrawal symptoms and cravings without producing the same high - and naloxone - an opioid agonist that causes withdrawal symptoms if Suboxone is injected directly into the bloodstream. This medically assisted treatment (MAT) option is solely available through a doctor licensed to prescribe Subxone in Waynesboro, MS who have completed addiction requirements to prescribe Suboxone to individuals addicted to opioids and are seeking help. To prevent abuse, Suboxone doctors may ask that patients visit their office to take their doses at the beginning.

Methadone was previously the most frequently used medication used for opioid addiction management, however, it could only be distributed by a clinic licensed for methadone treatment. These limitations made it difficult to access MAT for addiction to opioid drugs. The Drug Addiction Treatment Act of 2000 made it possible for individual practitioners to be able to apply for a waiver, allowing them to prescribe Suboxone. to note that there are still many rules and regulations these doctors must follow that limit treatment. This includes the number of patients they are able to treat for addiction to painkillers and other opiates.

Dr. Samuel Allen MD
603 South Archusa Avenue
Quitman, MS
25.59 miles from the center of Waynesboro, MS

Dr. William Clark MD
Clark Psychiatric Services1603 Old Amy Road
Laurel, MS
29.97 miles from the center of Waynesboro, MS

Dr. Mohamed Jah MD MBA
2503 Glendale Avenue
Hattiesburg, MS
45.62 miles from the center of Waynesboro, MS

Dr. Mohamed Jah MD MBA FACP
500 Katie Avenue
Hattiesburg, MS
45.73 miles from the center of Waynesboro, MS

Tera Riddick NP
107 Xavier Street
Hattiesburg, MS
46.16 miles from the center of Waynesboro, MS

Dr. Ked Eccles-James MD
908 West Pine Street
Hattiesburg, MS
46.25 miles from the center of Waynesboro, MS

Dr. Ikechukwu Okorie MD
908 West Pine Street
Hattiesburg, MS
46.25 miles from the center of Waynesboro, MS

Marla Mathis NP
1501 Adeline Street
Hattiesburg, MS
46.74 miles from the center of Waynesboro, MS

Dr. Calin Pernes MD
20 Rawls Springs Loop Road
Hattiesburg, MS
47.35 miles from the center of Waynesboro, MS

Dr. J.D. Dumas III
5192 Old Highway 11
Hattiesburg, MS
47.45 miles from the center of Waynesboro, MS

Dr. Akwasi Amponsah MD
PO Box 15613
Hattiesburg, MS
47.45 miles from the center of Waynesboro, MS

Dr. Michelle Lai MD
6855 Lincoln Road Ext.Suite 50
Hattiesburg, MS
47.45 miles from the center of Waynesboro, MS

Cynthia Spruill NP
3700 Hardy StreetSuite 10
Hattiesburg, MS
47.45 miles from the center of Waynesboro, MS

Tammie Jenkins
3700 Hardy StreetSuite 10
Hattiesburg, MS
47.45 miles from the center of Waynesboro, MS

Dr. Kevin Passer
5317-4 Old Highway 11
Hattiesburg, MS
47.45 miles from the center of Waynesboro, MS

Dr. Jeffrey Potter MD
Hattiesburg Clinic 415 South 28th Avenue
Hattiesburg, MS
47.94 miles from the center of Waynesboro, MS

Dr. Willis Courtney MD
1800 12th Street
Meridian, MS
48.07 miles from the center of Waynesboro, MS

Dr. Charles Sledge MD
2253 Broadway Drive
Hattiesburg, MS
48.36 miles from the center of Waynesboro, MS

Deepak Khemka
Pinegrove Behavorial Health2255 Broadway Drive
Hattiesburg, MS
48.36 miles from the center of Waynesboro, MS

Dr. Charles Richardson II
2255 Broadway Drive
Hattiesburg, MS
48.49 miles from the center of Waynesboro, MS

Dr. Ellen Ovson MD
2255 Broadway Drive
Hattiesburg, MS
48.49 miles from the center of Waynesboro, MS

Dr. Randall Sherman MD
Pine Grove Behavioral Health&Addiction S2255 Broadway Drive
Hattiesburg, MS
48.49 miles from the center of Waynesboro, MS

Dr. Diane Walker MD
2255 Broadway Drive
Hattiesburg, MS
48.49 miles from the center of Waynesboro, MS

Dr. Patrick Arnold MD
10641 Highway 80 West
Meridian, MS
49.07 miles from the center of Waynesboro, MS

Kimberly Brown NP
10641 Highway 80 W
Meridian, MS
49.07 miles from the center of Waynesboro, MS

Billy Thornton NP
1 Lincoln ParkwaySuite 202
Hattiesburg, MS
49.94 miles from the center of Waynesboro, MS

Dr. Grace Kelly MD
5000 Highway 39 North
Meridian, MS
50.63 miles from the center of Waynesboro, MS

Dr. Jeffrey Mcgilbra MD
5000 Highway 39 North
Meridian, MS
50.63 miles from the center of Waynesboro, MS

Tearrah Conerly NP
5000 Highway 39 N
Meridian , MS
50.63 miles from the center of Waynesboro, MS

Diane Johnson NP
5000 Highway 39 North
Meridian, MS
50.63 miles from the center of Waynesboro, MS

Finding a Suboxone Doctor in Waynesboro, MS

When selecting a Suboxone doctor in Waynesboro, MS one should first do their research on the options that are accessible and covered by their insurance provider. In addition to finding a physician you can afford, make sure they are qualified. Qualified physicians and mid-level practitioners in America must have an have a particular license, referred to as an x-license, in order for them to prescribe Suboxone as a medication assisted treatment option for an opioid addict. Patients should also enroll in additional treatment programs that encourage recovery, such as outpatient programs, or other evidence-based treatment options to ensure the most effective results while completing a Suboxone treatment regimens.

Success Rates of Suboxone Maintenance and Medically Assisted Detoxification

The success of Suboxone treatment varies from individual to individual. However, it is widely accepted that Suboxone is the most effective pharmaceutical 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. Due to the risk of abuse, it is greatly recommended by prescribing physicians that MAT is monitored closely to increase the likelihood of success. Again, the most successful patients 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 MAT can create success stories!

Alternatives to Suboxone Treatment in Waynesboro, MS

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 to address opioid addiction. However, over the past few years Suboxone has received a lot of scrutiny because of the potential risk of addiction to Subxone. We have also seen a rise of addicts in Suboxone treatment programs Waynesboro, MS having unintended overdoses. As a result, this has prompted others to search for alternative options. Alternative treatments addicts have invested in include methadone, abstinence, Subutex, or vivitrol. Numerous options are available and each individual should investigate every option available with their physician before .

Choosing a Mississippi Suboxone Doctor

When choosing a Suboxone Doctor in Mississippi there are numerous factors to consider. To ensure success with medication assisted treatment, selecting a Suboxone doctor that monitors your progress closely is important for success. Connect with the license practitioner and ask them how closely they monitor their clients, if they typically allow patients 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 license practitioner. As a result of limits on the number of patients a license practitioner can treat, it may be challenging to located a qualified license practitioner in or near Mississippi. However, if you work, go to school, or have a family that relies on you, 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 license practitioner 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 person to person. However, most can agree that Suboxone is the most successful medically assisted detox option to battle opioid addiction. In regard to Suboxone as medication assisted treatment, research has proven that like other medications used for opioid treatment there is still a possibility of abuse. Due to the risk of abuse, it is highly advised by prescribing physicians that MAT is monitored closely to ensure the highest success rates. To reiterate, the greatest success rates are recorded when people on Suboxone for opioid abuse pair MAT with other behavioral therapies andevidence-based options. Despite the stigma that the recovery community may often face, many believe the research is obvious and that Suboxone can lead to recovery!

Alternatives to Suboxone Treatment in Mississippi

Suboxone is only one of a multitude of treatment options for those addicted to opioids. There are alternative medication assisted treatments that have previously been used in Mississippi 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 individuals who are motivated to stop using opioids and who have a supportive home environment or who live in a sober house, these medication assisted treatment 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:

  • Presence of thoughts of suicide
  • Untreated dual diagnosis
  • Pregnancy
  • Alcohol dependence
  • Previous allergic reaction to Suboxone
  • Drug interactions with other medications
  • Previous abuse of medication assisted treatments

For individuals who are not a good candidate for Suboxone treatment, going cold turkey may be the only alternative option. For individuals who plan to go through a clean-slate withdrawal can expect severe flu-like withdrawal symptoms and severe cravings. It is strongly advised to get help from a Mississippi opioid detoxification facility that can help manage these symptoms.