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About High Shoals, NC Suboxone Doctors

Suboxone, or Buprenorphine, is a frequently recommended medication used to treat Opioid Dependence. Ideally, Suboxone would be prescribed by a doctor, along side 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
  • Sublocade also offers a Subcutaneous Injection just under the skin
  • Probuphine sells an implant that can provide continuous delivery for six months
Dr. Kimberly Howe MD
GFHS Lincolnton212 Gamble Drive
Lincolnton, NC
5.25 miles from the center of High Shoals, NC

Janine Jolly NP
212 Gamble Dr
Lincolnton, NC
5.25 miles from the center of High Shoals, NC

Oma Gama PA
311 Mc Bee Street
Lincolnton, NC
5.25 miles from the center of High Shoals, NC

Subhash Patel
438-1 East Long Avenue
Gastonia, NC
9.18 miles from the center of High Shoals, NC

Dr. Brenda Willis MD
2500 Court Drive, Suite 103
Gastonia, NC
9.22 miles from the center of High Shoals, NC

Alexandra Surface PA-C
1530 Union RoadSuite A
Gastonia, NC
9.29 miles from the center of High Shoals, NC

Dr. Brenda Willis MD
1760 Country Club RoadUnit 102
Gastonia, NC
9.29 miles from the center of High Shoals, NC

Dr. Jill Thompson MD
609 S. New Hope Rd.Suite 103
Gastonia , NC
9.29 miles from the center of High Shoals, NC

Dr. Sherryl Luvis
2682 Court DriveSuite B
Gastonia, NC
9.29 miles from the center of High Shoals, NC

Dr. Timothy Sloand MD
609 South New Hope RoadSuite 200D
Gastonia, NC
9.29 miles from the center of High Shoals, NC

Dr. Vikram Shukla MD
839 Magestic Court
Gastonia, NC
9.29 miles from the center of High Shoals, NC

Ella Krouse PA-C
1530 Union RoadSuite A
Gastonia, NC
9.29 miles from the center of High Shoals, NC

Georgina Ramsey NP
2711 X-Ray Drive
Gastonia, NC
9.29 miles from the center of High Shoals, NC

Ivette Cintron-Cubero NP
3670 S. New Hope RoadSuite 1
Gastonia, NC
9.29 miles from the center of High Shoals, NC

Julie Thompson PA
1006 Union RoadSuite B
Gastonia, NC
9.29 miles from the center of High Shoals, NC

Kathleen Cohen PA-C
1530 Union RoadSuite A
Gastonia, NC
9.29 miles from the center of High Shoals, NC

Lauren Edwards PA-C
1530 Union RoadSuite A
Gastonia, NC
9.29 miles from the center of High Shoals, NC

Lindsay Panek PA-C
1530 Union RoadSuite A
Gastonia, NC
9.29 miles from the center of High Shoals, NC

Dr. Nilima Shukla
1530 Union RoadSuite A
Gastonia, NC
9.29 miles from the center of High Shoals, NC

Dr. Charmaine Luvis DO
2682 Court Drive
Gastonia, NC
9.36 miles from the center of High Shoals, NC

Dr. Claude Luvis MD
2682 Court Drive
Gastonia, NC
9.36 miles from the center of High Shoals, NC

Dr. Rhianon Groom MD
Phoenix Counseling Center2505 Court Drive
Gastonia, NC
9.4 miles from the center of High Shoals, NC

Dr. Robert Forinash
111 East 3rd Avenue
Gastonia, NC
9.62 miles from the center of High Shoals, NC

Susan Payne NP
1723 Armstrong Park Dr.
Gastonia, NC
10.36 miles from the center of High Shoals, NC

Dr. Marta Kalinski MD
MODERN MEDICAL GROUP3670 S. New Hope Rd Suite 1
Gastonia, NC
11.05 miles from the center of High Shoals, NC

Dr. Aregai Girmay MD
991 West Hudson Boulevard
Gastonia, NC
11.18 miles from the center of High Shoals, NC

Dr. Michael Smith MD
305 West Catawba Avenue
Mount Holly, NC
12.35 miles from the center of High Shoals, NC

Dr. Anthony Mazzarulli MD
706 West King Street
Kings Mountain, NC
13.64 miles from the center of High Shoals, NC

Debra Knuckles NP
294 hwy 16Suite B
Denver, NC
13.64 miles from the center of High Shoals, NC

Arlette Owens
294 N. Highway 16Suite B
Denver, NC
13.64 miles from the center of High Shoals, NC

Selecting a High Shoals, NC Suboxone Doctor

When searching for a Suboxone doctor in High Shoals, NC one should first do their research on the options that are available and covered by their insurance provider. After compiling a list of resources that you can afford make sure the physicians 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 to individuals battling opioid addiction. These individuals should also offer some sort of community involvement to ensure success whether that involves outpatient programs, or other evidence-based treatment options to increase success while partaking in medication assisted treatment.

Success Rates of Suboxone Maintenance and Medically Assisted Detox

An addictive substance in itself, it is commonly argued on whether Suboxone truly works to treat opioid addiction. 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 success once the Suboxone treatment had` ceased. Other studies have shown similar relapse rates of about 90%, regardless of whether Suboxone treatment was combined with therapy or not.

Alternatives to Suboxone Treatment in High Shoals, NC

The pharmaceutical drug Suboxone is made up of of two drugs. Those drugs are buprenorphine and naloxone, and the use of these 2 substances together has been approved by the FDA to combat opioid addiction. However, over the past few years this medication has received significant scrutiny because of the potential risk of addiction to Subxone. We have also seen a rise of individuals in Suboxone treatment programs High Shoals, NC having unintended overdoses. As a result, this has triggered others to look for other options. Alternative treatments individuals have sought out include methadone, abstinence, Subutex, or vivitrol. There are many options available and each individual should research every option available with their doctor before .

Choosing a North Carolina Suboxone Doctor

There are plenty of options when choosing a Suboxone Doctor in North Carolina. Choosing a Doctor for Suboxone or Buprenorphine can be difficult, and it is critical to get the proper information. Suboxone is a medication, and like many other medications, abuse is common. This is why it is important to get lots of information and get all of your questions answered. Suboxone is not a cure for addiction, but rather one aspect of a recovering addict's treatment plan. When looking for a Suboxone Doctor in North Carolina, always make sure that they match your needs medically, clinically, and financially.

Success Rates of Suboxone Maintenance and Medically Assisted Detox

The success rates of Suboxone and Medically Assisted Detox fluctuate considerably, frequently depending on the quality of care. Not all Suboxone Doctors or Medically Assisted Detoxes provide the same level of care. Unfortunately, there is a high rate of fraud in the healthcare system, and even the Suboxone Maintenance industry is not immune to that. A trusted Suboxone doctor is recommended to increase the likelihood of success with Suboxone maintenance assisted treatment.

Treatment via a Suboxone doctor can be paid for by insurance or self pay. Find out what your payment options are by contacting your Suboxone Doctor’s office. Remember 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 reach out to your insurance to confirm 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 number 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, methadone can only be administered at a licensed methadone clinic and not by an individual practitioner. For individuals who are determined to get clean and who have access to a safe and supportive living environment, these MAT options could be a good option for you.

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

  • Recent thoughts of suicide
  • Untreated mental health disorder
  • Pregnancy
  • alcohol addiction
  • Previous adverse reaction to Suboxone
  • Taking other medications that do not react well with Suboxone
  • Past abuse of MAT

Addicts who may not be able to receive Suboxone treatment, unmedicated detox may be the only alternative option. Addicts 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 North Carolina opioid detoxification facility that can provide continuous care and monitoring.