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About Hiwassee, NC Suboxone Doctors

Suboxone, also known as Buprenorphine, is a commonly use substance used to treat Opioid Dependence. Doctors who prescribe Suboxone will often also suggest tandem involvement in Substance Abuse Treatment, or 12 Step Program. Suboxone 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
  • A six-month continuous delivery Probuphine subdermal implant
Lisa Bernier PA
1 Hospital Road
Cherokee, NC
10.76 miles from the center of Hiwassee, NC

DeeAnna Lowery
4048 E US Hwy 64 Alt Suite 1
Murphy, NC
13.51 miles from the center of Hiwassee, NC

CHARLES WATRAS
3765 US 64 E ALT, Ste 7
Murphy, NC
13.51 miles from the center of Hiwassee, NC

Alva Childress MD
160 Parchcorn Lead Trail
Reliance, TN
14.94 miles from the center of Hiwassee, NC

Dr. Donald Watters MD
305 Grady RoadSuite A
Etowah, TN
19.7 miles from the center of Hiwassee, NC

Dr. Raymond Tidman MD
101 Riverstone Vista
Blue Ridge, GA
20.98 miles from the center of Hiwassee, NC

Dr. Thomas Clayton MD
Andrew's Internal Medicine2751 Business 19
Andrews, NC
25.17 miles from the center of Hiwassee, NC

Dr. Thomas Cox III MD
Chuta Community Health4233 Highway 411
Madisonville, TN
25.69 miles from the center of Hiwassee, NC

Kevin Davis MD
123 Weaver RoadSuite A
Blairsville, GA
26.04 miles from the center of Hiwassee, NC

Dr. Rodney Dunham MD
2324 Congress Parkway S
Athens, TN
27.73 miles from the center of Hiwassee, NC

Dr. Charles Cox MD
503 West Madison Avenue
Athens, TN
28.11 miles from the center of Hiwassee, NC

Lisa Aiello NP
129 South Main Street
Hiawassee, GA
32 miles from the center of Hiwassee, NC

Dr. Asha Pandya
1650 County Service Parkway
Marietta, GA
32 miles from the center of Hiwassee, NC

Dr. Riley Senter MD
340 Sunset Drive, NW
Cleveland, TN
34.32 miles from the center of Hiwassee, NC

Dr. William Holland Jr MD
2650 Executive Park Drive NWSuite 5
Cleveland, TN
34.81 miles from the center of Hiwassee, NC

Dr. Paul Pinson MD
3770 Ocoee place NW ste 100
Clevelnd, TN
34.81 miles from the center of Hiwassee, NC

Dr. Paul Pinson MD
3555 Keith Street MW Suitee 211
Cleveland, TN
34.81 miles from the center of Hiwassee, NC

Dr. Riley Senter MD
2175 Chambliss Avenue
Cleveland, TN
34.81 miles from the center of Hiwassee, NC

Dr. Kimberly Collins MD
1094 Mulberry St
Loudon, TN
39.07 miles from the center of Hiwassee, NC

Dr. Mark Ernest MD
810 Mulberry Street
Loudon, TN
39.9 miles from the center of Hiwassee, NC

Kevin Edmonds MD
830 Eagles landing Parkwaysuite 203
Stockbridge, GA
39.94 miles from the center of Hiwassee, NC

Dr. Peter Stimpson MD
901 Grove Street
Loudon, TN
39.99 miles from the center of Hiwassee, NC

Dr. Ronald Franz DO
1005 Parks Lane
Friendsville, TN
41.17 miles from the center of Hiwassee, NC

Dr. Albert Lee MD
5155 Highway 11 EastSuite 4
Lenoir City, TN
42.76 miles from the center of Hiwassee, NC

Dr. Paul Miller MD
451 POB BMH
Maryville, TN
42.77 miles from the center of Hiwassee, NC

Dr. Yaw Otchere-Boateng MD
Blount Memorial Hospital907 East Lamar Alexander Parkway
Maryville, TN
42.77 miles from the center of Hiwassee, NC

Dr. Clay Stalcup MD
2022 Chilhowee Medical Plaza
Maryville, TN
42.77 miles from the center of Hiwassee, NC

Dr. Joseph Degross MD
2771 Lee HighwaySuite 1
Lenoir City, TN
43.06 miles from the center of Hiwassee, NC

Dr. Keri McFarlane MD
2022 Chilhowee Medical Park
Maryville, TN
44.43 miles from the center of Hiwassee, NC

Dr. Thomas Klinner Jr MD
9203 Lee HighwaySuite 9
Ooltewah, TN
44.48 miles from the center of Hiwassee, NC

Choosing a Hiwassee, NC Suboxone Doctor

When searching for a Suboxone doctor in Hiwassee, NC a good place to start is to research the options that are available and covered by health insurance. In addition to finding a physician you can afford, make sure they are qualified. Qualified doctors 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 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 support a positive outcome while partaking in medication assisted treatment.

Success Rates of Suboxone Maintenance and Medically Assisted Detox

An addictive drug in itself, it is widely argued on whether Suboxone actually helps individuals who are dependant on opioids. Some doctors 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 reduced rate while on Suboxone, but only 8.6% exhibited signs of recovery once the Suboxone treatment had` ceased. Other studies have shown similar relapse rates of about 90%, including cases where additional treatments where provided alongside Suboxone treatment.

Alternatives to Suboxone Treatment in Hiwassee, NC

The opioid addiction treatment 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 medical treatment of opioid addiction. However, in recent years Suboxone has received a great deal of criticism because of the potential risk of addiction to Subxone. We have also seen a rise of addicts in MAT programs Hiwassee, NC having accidental overdoses. As a result, this has prompted others to look for alternative options. Alternative treatments addicts have tried include methadone, going cold turkey, Subutex, or vivitrol. Various options are available and each person should investigate every option available with their physician before choosing which will be most effective to combat opioid addiction.

Finding a Suboxone Doctor in North Carolina

When searching for a Suboxone doctor in North Carolina one should first do their research on the options that are available and covered by their insurance provider. In addition to finding financially viable doctors, 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 to individuals battling opioid addiction. 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 completing a Suboxone treatment regimens.

Success Rates of Suboxone Maintenance and Medically Assisted Detox

The success rates of Suboxone and Medically Assisted Detox fluctuate considerably, usually depending on the quality of care. Not all Suboxone Doctors or Medically Assisted Detoxes are equal. Unfortunately, there is a high rate of fraud in the healthcare system, and even the Suboxone Maintenance industry is not immune to that. To encourage a higher success rate during Suboxone Maintenance, we advise using a reputable Suboxone Doctor.

Suboxone Doctors will either accept insurance or cash pay. Learn how you can pay for treatment by reaching out to your Suboxone Doctor’s office. Keep in mind that not all doctors accept all insurance plans. If your doctor is in-network with your provider, make sure you ask them what additional out of pocket costs may be associated. Lastly, always contact your insurance to check 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 drugs that have historically 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 instance, only methadone clinics can administer methadone. For addicts who are determined to find recovery 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 opioid addiction treatment. These include, but are not limited to:

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

For individuals who may not be able to receive Suboxone treatment, going cold turkey may be the best alternative option. For individuals who plan to take this route, they 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 assist in managing these symptoms.