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Below is a comprehensive directory of suboxone doctors in Harkers Island, North Carolina. Read more about Harkers Island suboxone treatment or click here to browse your local subxone doctors.

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About Harkers Island, NC Suboxone Doctors

Buprenorphine-naloxone is a drug offered as medically assisted treatment (MAT) in place of methadone. In place of methadone, which is generally administered at a methadone clinic every day, Suboxone can be prescribed by a Harkers Island, NC Suboxone doctor licensed to prescribe the medication in Harkers Island, NC. Suboxone was the first drug that was authorized to be prescribed by a physician to treat opioid dependence. This has increased the resource and treatment options available to individuals in Harkers Island, NC trying to recover from opioid addiction.

Kerry Willis MD
1620c Live Oak Street
Beaufort, NC
5 miles from the center of Harkers Island, NC

Dr. Kevin McKnight
3014 Bridges St. P.O.Box 794
Morehead City, NC
10.07 miles from the center of Harkers Island, NC

Dr. Kevin McKnight
3014 Bridges Street
Morehead City, NC
10.56 miles from the center of Harkers Island, NC

David Taylor
3715 Guardian Avenue
Morehead City, NC
11.36 miles from the center of Harkers Island, NC

Dr. Garlon Campbell Jr MD
Carteret Surgical Associates, PA3714 Guardian Avenue, Suite E
Morehead City, NC
11.41 miles from the center of Harkers Island, NC

Dr. Patricia Lillquist MD
3820 Bridges Street
Morehead City, NC
11.47 miles from the center of Harkers Island, NC

Margaret Brewer NP
5001 Bogue Sound Drive
Emerald Isle, NC
23.67 miles from the center of Harkers Island, NC

Hanna Marrett NP
1702 Spencer Avenue
New Bern, NC
39.91 miles from the center of Harkers Island, NC

Dr. Michael Nunn DO
750 McCarthy Boulevard
New Bern, NC
41.49 miles from the center of Harkers Island, NC

Dr. Michael Nunn DO
1315 S Glenburnie Rd Ste 19
New Bern, NC
41.66 miles from the center of Harkers Island, NC

Dr. A. Foluke
3316 Neuse Boulevard
New Bern, NC
42.35 miles from the center of Harkers Island, NC

Dr. Stanley Taylor MD
1201 Country Club Road
Jacksonville, NC
46.04 miles from the center of Harkers Island, NC

Katy Robertson NP
1201 Country Club Road
Jacksonville, NC
46.04 miles from the center of Harkers Island, NC

Dr. Barry Moore MD
1703 Country Club Road
Jacksonville, NC
46.5 miles from the center of Harkers Island, NC

Dr. Benjamin Mozie MD
29 Office Park Drive
Jacksonville, NC
46.51 miles from the center of Harkers Island, NC

Dr. Robert Faulkner MD
1703 Country Club Road
Jacksonville, NC
46.55 miles from the center of Harkers Island, NC

Dr. Wilbert Cain MD
260 Memorial Drive
Jacksonville, NC
47.03 miles from the center of Harkers Island, NC

Crystal Montague NP
215 Memorial Drive
Jacksonville , NC
47.11 miles from the center of Harkers Island, NC

Dr. Ashraf Mikhail MD
215 Memorial Drive
Jacksonville, NC
47.11 miles from the center of Harkers Island, NC

Dr. Patricia Lillquist MD
215 Memorial Drive
Jacksonville, NC
47.11 miles from the center of Harkers Island, NC

Dr. Marie Sprague DO
Coastal Serenity Psychiatry445 Western Boulevard, Suite Q
Jacksonville, NC
47.25 miles from the center of Harkers Island, NC

Dr. Victor Barnes MD
472-D Western Boulevard
Jacksonville, NC
47.36 miles from the center of Harkers Island, NC

Dr. Patricia Lillquist MD
200 Tarpon Trail
Jacksonville, NC
48.66 miles from the center of Harkers Island, NC

Dr. Ashraf Mikhail MD
200 Tarpon Trail
Jacksonville, NC
48.81 miles from the center of Harkers Island, NC

Dr. Jeffrey Seder
3372 Henderson Dr
Jacksonville, NC
49 miles from the center of Harkers Island, NC

Kelley Newman NP
1151 Main Street
Swanquarter, NC
51.61 miles from the center of Harkers Island, NC

Cameron Smith NP
146 N. Ravenwood Lane
Belhaven, NC
58.32 miles from the center of Harkers Island, NC

Laureen Koehler
598 West Old County Road
Belhaven, NC
58.88 miles from the center of Harkers Island, NC

Dr. James Blair III
Island Family Medicine13567-A Highway 50, P.O. Box 2400
Surf City, NC
59.22 miles from the center of Harkers Island, NC

Amanda Bunch NP
1102 N. Brown Street
Washington, NC
64.37 miles from the center of Harkers Island, NC

Choosing a Harkers Island Suboxone Doctor

When looking for a Suboxone Doctor in Harkers Island, NC there are several factors to consider. To get the best success via MAT, selecting a physician that provides attentive care is imperative for success. Talk 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 sending clients home with multiple doses.

Availability, distance, and office hours are also key factors to consider when looking for a Suboxone doctor. Because of limits on the number of patients a license practitioner can care for, it may be difficult to identify a qualified license practitioner in or near Harkers Island, NC. 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 assist you in looking for a license practitioner who works well for you and who is currently taking new patients.

Success Rates of Suboxone Maintenance and Medically Assisted Detox

An addictive substance in itself, it is commonly debated on whether Suboxone truly works to treat opioid addiction. Some people have said to have experienced great success with Suboxone treatment, but others were not as lucky. One study reported that 49% of participants abused prescription painkillers at a decreased rate while on Suboxone, but only 8.6% exhibited abstinence once the Suboxone treatment had` ceased. Other studies did not show long term recovery with a less than 10% success rate once treatment stopped, regardless of whether Suboxone treatment was combined with therapy or not.

Alternatives to Suboxone Treatment in Harkers Island, NC

Suboxone is only one of the multiple treatment options for those addicted to opioids. There are alternative drugs that have previously been used in Harkers Island, NC for opioid addiction treatment, 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 people who are determined to break free from addiction and who have access to a safe and supportive living environment, these medication 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:

  • Recent thoughts of suicide
  • Untreated mental health disorder
  • Pregnancy
  • Alcohol dependence
  • Previous adverse reaction to Suboxone
  • Taking other medications that do not react well with Suboxone
  • Past abuse of methadone or Suboxone

Addicts who may not be able to receive Suboxone treatment, going cold turkey may be the best alternative option. Addicts who plan to go through a clean-slate withdrawal can expect intense flu-like withdrawal symptoms and intense cravings. It is strongly advised to reach out to a Harkers Island, NC opioid detox facility that can provide continuous care and monitoring.

Choosing a North Carolina Suboxone Doctor

When choosing a Suboxone Doctor in North Carolina there are a few important factors to think about. To get the best outcome via medically assisted treatment, working with a Suboxone doctor that provides attentive care is an critical aspect of recovery. Connect with the Suboxone doctor and ask them how closely they monitor their clients, if they typically allow clients to self-manage taking doses, and the length of time before they typically start sending clients home with multiple doses.

Some common factors that are good to consider when in search of a physician include whether they are taking new patients, how far they are from the patient, and if their office hours work with the individual’s schedule As a result of limits on the number of patients a Suboxone doctor can treat, it may be difficult to located a qualified Suboxone doctor in or near North Carolina. However, if you have several personal responsibilities, then driving across town for your Suboxone treatment might not be practical. Our directory or helpline can assist you in selecting a Suboxone doctor whose location and office hours work well for you and who is currently taking new patients.

Success Rates of Suboxone Maintenance and Medically Assisted Detox

An addictive drug in itself, it is commonly argued on whether Suboxone truly works to treat opioid addiction. Some doctors have reported great success with Suboxone treatment, but others were not as lucky. One study reported that while on Suboxone there was a reduced rate of prescription painkiller abuse at 49%, but only 8.6% exhibited signs of recovery once the Suboxone treatment ended. Other studies did not show long term success 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 North Carolina

Suboxone is only one of several treatment options for those addicted to opioids. There are alternative medications that have previously been used in North Carolina 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 addicts who are determined to get clean and who have access to a safe and supportive living situation, these MAT 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:

  • Recent thoughts of suicide
  • Untreated mental health disorder
  • Pregnancy
  • alcohol use disorder
  • Previous adverse reaction to Suboxone
  • Drug interactions with other medications
  • Previous abuse of medication assisted treatments

Addicts who are not a good candidate for Suboxone treatment, going cold turkey may be the best alternative option. Addicts who plan to abstain from heroin use, or any other opioid, can expect intense flu-like withdrawal symptoms and intense cravings. It is highly advised to seek treatment from a North Carolina opioid detoxification facility that can help manage these symptoms.