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About East Spencer, NC Suboxone Doctors

Suboxone, also known as Buprenorphine, is a conventional substance used to treat Opioid Dependence. Physicians who prescribe Suboxone will often also want to see tandem involvement in Substance Abuse Treatment, or 12 Step Program. Buprenorphine is munfactured in many forms; the most common are:

  • Under the tongue as a Suboxone Sublingual Strip
  • On the skin as a transdermal patch
  • a subcutaneous injection called Sublocade
  • A six-month continuous delivery Probuphine subdermal implant
Dr. Alan Rhoades
The Hometown Doctors417 North Main Street, Suite D
Salisbury , NC
1.36 miles from the center of East Spencer, NC

David Guinn NP
310 Mocksville Avenue
Salisbury, NC
2.46 miles from the center of East Spencer, NC

Dr. David Russell MD
310 Mocksville Avenue
Salisbury, NC
2.46 miles from the center of East Spencer, NC

Stephanie Brathwaite NP
310 Mocksville Avenue
Salisbury, NC
2.46 miles from the center of East Spencer, NC

Tana Holloway NP
310 Mocksville Avenue
Salisbury, NC
2.46 miles from the center of East Spencer, NC

Teri Rodgers NP
310 Mocksville Ave
Salisbury, NC
2.46 miles from the center of East Spencer, NC

Ariel Lucci
529 West Innes Street
Sallisbury, NC
2.77 miles from the center of East Spencer, NC

Carolyn Davis NP
440 Jake Alexander BLVD
Salisbury, NC
2.97 miles from the center of East Spencer, NC

Dr. Rajeshree Dimkpa MD
310 STATESVILLE RDSUITE 1
Salisbury, NC
2.97 miles from the center of East Spencer, NC

Dr. William Cushing MD
1260 E Ridge Rd
Salisbury, NC
2.97 miles from the center of East Spencer, NC

Funmilola Akingbala NP
310 STATESVILLE RDSUITE 1
Salisbury, NC
2.97 miles from the center of East Spencer, NC

Sahyma Pampin PA
310 Statesville BoulevardSuite 1
Salisbury, NC
2.97 miles from the center of East Spencer, NC

Robert Basinger PA
Center for Emotional Health529 West Innes Street
Salisbury, NC
2.98 miles from the center of East Spencer, NC

Dr. Lao Yang MD
Bill Heffner VA Medical Center1601 Brenner Avenue
Salisbury, NC
3.21 miles from the center of East Spencer, NC

Sandra Hipple NP
310 Statesville Boulevard
Salisbury, NC
3.37 miles from the center of East Spencer, NC

Alexis McCorkle PA
1601 Brenner Avenue
Salisbury, NC
3.57 miles from the center of East Spencer, NC

Dr. Brent Sunderland MD
1601 Brenner Avenue
Salisbury, NC
3.57 miles from the center of East Spencer, NC

Dr. Nityanan Gupta MD
1601 BRENNER AVENUE
Salisbury, NC
3.57 miles from the center of East Spencer, NC

Brenda Cupp NP
103 Dorsett Drive
Salisbury, NC
3.95 miles from the center of East Spencer, NC

Dr. Hans Hansen MD
1035 Lincolnton Road
Salisbury, NC
4.06 miles from the center of East Spencer, NC

Lee-Marie Hinson
440 JAKE ALEXANDER BOULEVARD W
Salisbury, NC
4.52 miles from the center of East Spencer, NC

William Carlson PA
440 Jake Alexander Blvd. West
Salisbury, NC
4.52 miles from the center of East Spencer, NC

Dr. David Caron MD
111 S. Salisbury Ave.
Granite Quarry, NC
4.95 miles from the center of East Spencer, NC

Phillip Land PA
Restoration Internal Medicine114 W. Medical Park Drive
Lexington, NC
11.47 miles from the center of East Spencer, NC

Juliette Montauk NP
1104 S Main Street Ste A
Lexington, NC
11.6 miles from the center of East Spencer, NC

Linda Wanner NP
1104-B South Main Street
Lexington, NC
11.6 miles from the center of East Spencer, NC

Roger Holt NP
1104-A South Main Street
Lexington, NC
11.6 miles from the center of East Spencer, NC

Dr. Thomas Simpson MD
200 S State StreetSuite 2
Lexington, NC
12.37 miles from the center of East Spencer, NC

Dr. Eric Troyer MD
107 South Central Avenue
Landis, NC
13.89 miles from the center of East Spencer, NC

Susan Mehta NP
107 S Central Avenue
Landid, NC
13.89 miles from the center of East Spencer, NC

Selecting a East Spencer, NC Suboxone Doctor

When selecting a Suboxone doctor in East Spencer, NC one should first do their research on the options that are available and covered by their insurance provider. Once you have a list of resources that meet your financial criteria make sure the choices provided are qualified. Qualified physicians and mid-level practitioners in the United States must have 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 increase success while on Suboxone.

Success Rates of Suboxone Maintenance and Medically Assisted Detox

An addictive substance in itself, it is widely argued on whether Suboxone actually helps individuals who are dependant on opioids. Some people have reported 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 signs of recovery once the Suboxone treatment had` ceased. Other studies did not show long term recovery with a less than 10% success rate once treatment ceased, regardless of whether Suboxone treatment was combined with therapy or not.

Alternatives to Suboxone Treatment in East Spencer, NC

The drug Suboxone is a combination of two drugs. Those drugs are buprenorphine and naloxone, and the use of these 2 substances together has been approved by the FDA for opioid addiction treatment. However, over the past few years this treatment has received significant criticism due to the risks of addicts developing an addiction to this drug. There has also been an increase observed of people in MAT programs East Spencer, NC having unintended overdoses. As a result, this has prompted others to search for other options. Alternative treatments people have sought out include methadone, going cold turkey, Subutex, or vivitrol. Countless options are available and each person should look into each option available with their doctor before selecting which will be most effective to combat opioid addiction.

Choosing a North Carolina Suboxone Doctor

When choosing a Suboxone Doctor in North Carolina there are a few important factors to think about. To ensure success via MAT, selecting a physician that monitors your progress closely is key to achieving lasting recovery. Speak with the Suboxone doctor and ask them how closely they monitor their clients, if they ever allow patients to take a few doses of Suboxone home to be self-administered, and the length of time before they typically start sending clients home with multiple doses.

Availability, distance, and office hours are also important factors to consider when looking for a Suboxone doctor. As a result of limits on the number of patients a Suboxone doctor can see, it may be difficult to find a qualified Suboxone doctor in or near North Carolina. However, if you work, go to school, or have a family that relies on you, then driving across town for your Suboxone treatment might not be practical. Our directory or helpline can assist you in finding a Suboxone doctor is a good match for your circumstances and who is currently accepting new patients.

Success Rates of Suboxone Maintenance and Medically Assisted Detox

There are a lot of inconsistencies in the success rates of Suboxone and Medically Assisted Detox, mostly depending on the quality of care. Not all Suboxone Doctors or Medically Assisted Detoxes are equal. Unfortunately, the healthcare industry is rampant with fraud, and even the Suboxone Maintenance industry is not an exception to this. A trusted Suboxone doctor is suggested to improve the chances of success with medically assisted treatment.

Treatment via a Suboxone doctor can be paid for by insurance or self pay. Always talk with the Suboxone Doctor, as to what their payment options are. Keep in mind that depending on the doctor, even if they accept insurance, they may not accept yours. 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 determine your deductible, out of pockets, and copays prior to going to the Suboxone Doctor in North Carolina.

Alternatives to Suboxone Treatment in North Carolina

Suboxone is only one of a multitude of treatment options for those addicted to opioids. There are alternative substances that have previously been used in North Carolina for opioid addiction treatment, including methadone and Naltrexone. These medications might be available to you but have different regulations. For example, only methadone clinics can administer methadone. For struggling addicts who are motivated to break free from addiction 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 supporting recovery from opioid addiction. These include, but are not limited to:

  • Presence of thoughts of suicide
  • Untreated mental health disorder
  • Pregnancy
  • Alcohol dependence
  • Previous allergic reaction to Suboxone
  • Taking other medications that do not react well with Suboxone
  • 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 severe flu-like withdrawal symptoms and severe cravings. It is strongly advised to get help from a North Carolina opioid detoxification facility that can provide continuous care and monitoring.