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

If you can't find a suboxone doctor close to you at the time you're looking for, we recommend checking out nearby towns including: Currituck, Barco, Corolla, and Coinjock. Click here for Knotts Island rehab centers.

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About Knotts Island, NC Suboxone Doctors

Suboxone, also known as Buprenorphine, is a commonly use medication used for opioid dependence treatment. Ideally, Suboxone would be prescribed by a practitioner, in conjunction with Substance Abuse Treatment, or 12 Step Program. Buprenorphine is munfactured in many forms; the most common are:

  • Suboxone Strips taken sublingually (under the tongue)
  • On the skin as a transdermal patch
  • a subcutaneous injection called Sublocade
  • Probuphine sells an implant that can provide continuous delivery for six months
Dr. Abdul Jamaludeen MD
2501 James Madison Boulevard
Virginia Beach, VA
18.38 miles from the center of Knotts Island, NC

Catharine Cartwright PA
2501 James Madison Boulevard
Virginia Beach, VA
18.38 miles from the center of Knotts Island, NC

Dr. Laura Petras MD
Oceana Branch Health Clinic1550 Tomcat Blvd, Suite 150
Virginia Beach, VA
20.61 miles from the center of Knotts Island, NC

April Durning NP
EmCare1144 North Road Street
Elizabeth City, NC
21.2 miles from the center of Knotts Island, NC

Christina Bannow NP
102 Medical Dr
Elizabeth City, NC
21.28 miles from the center of Knotts Island, NC

Jamie Deputy NP
102B Medical Drive
Elizabeth City, NC
21.28 miles from the center of Knotts Island, NC

Regina Sibal NP
1781 Grey Friars Chase
Virginia Beach, VA
22.13 miles from the center of Knotts Island, NC

Dr. John Riedler MD
Virginia Behavioral Medicine PLLC1301 First Colonial Road, Suite 200
Virginia Beach, VA
22.3 miles from the center of Knotts Island, NC

Dr. James Allen DO
5267 Greenwich RdSuite 100
Virginia Beach, VA
23.08 miles from the center of Knotts Island, NC

Dr. Gilbert Schmidt Jr MD
101 North Lynnhaven RoadSuite 100
Virginia Beach, VA
23.08 miles from the center of Knotts Island, NC

Dr. Ashish Behl MD
5589 Greenwich RoadSuite 175
Virginia Beach, VA
23.08 miles from the center of Knotts Island, NC

Dr. James Crouch MD
101 North Lynnehaven RoadSuite 100
Virginia Beach, VA
23.08 miles from the center of Knotts Island, NC

Dr. Edwin Cruz MD
101 North Lynnhaven RoadSuite 100
Virginia Beach, VA
23.08 miles from the center of Knotts Island, NC

Dr. Christopher Gibert MD
101 North Lynnhaven RoadSuite 100
Virginia Beach, VA
23.08 miles from the center of Knotts Island, NC

Dr. Dennis Grusenmeyer MD
101 North Lynnhaven RoadSuite 100
Virginia Beach, VA
23.08 miles from the center of Knotts Island, NC

Dr. K. Hallman MD
4509 White Chapel Drive
Virginia Beach, VA
23.08 miles from the center of Knotts Island, NC

Dr. Robert Houston MD
101 N. Lynnhaven RoadSuite 100
Virginia Beach, VA
23.08 miles from the center of Knotts Island, NC

Dr. David Langille MD
Right Path Treatment Center101 N. Lynnhaven Rd., Ste 100
Virginia Beach, VA
23.08 miles from the center of Knotts Island, NC

Dr. Paul Liszka MD
101 North Lynnhaven RoadSuite #100
Virginia Beach, VA
23.08 miles from the center of Knotts Island, NC

Dr. George Luiskutty MD
101 North Lynnhaven RoadSuite 100
Virginia Beach, VA
23.08 miles from the center of Knotts Island, NC

Dr. David Munter MD
101 N. Lynnhaven RoadSuite 101
Virginia Beach, VA
23.08 miles from the center of Knotts Island, NC

Dr. Joginder Pal MD
4356 Bonney RoadSuite 101
Virginia Beach, VA
23.08 miles from the center of Knotts Island, NC

Dr. Fred Thomas MD
101 North Lynnhaven RoadSuite 100
Virginia Beach, VA
23.08 miles from the center of Knotts Island, NC

Dr. Sergey Zhitar MD
101 North Lynnhaven RoadSuite 100
Virginia Beach, VA
23.08 miles from the center of Knotts Island, NC

Dr. Darren Beasley MD
Right Path Treatment Centers101 N Lynnhaven Road Ste 100
Virginia Beach, VA
23.08 miles from the center of Knotts Island, NC

Edward Downs MD
101 N Lynnhaven RoadSuite # 100
Virginia Beach, VA
23.08 miles from the center of Knotts Island, NC

Dr. Faiq Hasan MD
3500 Virginia Beach BoulevardSuite # 100
Virginia Beach, VA
23.08 miles from the center of Knotts Island, NC

Dr. Louis Leone MD
258 N Witchduck RoadSuite 1B
Virginia Beach, VA
23.08 miles from the center of Knotts Island, NC

Dr. Aneel Ursani MD
260 Grayson RoadSuite 100
Virginia Beach, VA
23.08 miles from the center of Knotts Island, NC

Dr. Frances Williams MD
101 N. Lynnhaven RoadSuite #100
Virginia Beach, VA
23.08 miles from the center of Knotts Island, NC

Selecting a Knotts Island, NC Suboxone Doctor

When selecting a Suboxone doctor in Knotts Island, NC a good place to start is to research the options that are accessible and covered by insurance. Once you have a list of resources that make sure the doctors 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 assisted treatment option for an opioid addict. 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 debated 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% showed 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 concurrently.

Alternatives to Suboxone Treatment in Knotts Island, NC

Addiction is one of the many diseases that does not have a cure. Consequently, there is a lot of debate regarding what the best treatment plan is. Some say 'abstinence is best, the fewer chemicals we put in our bodies, the better.' Others say, 'I'd rather have my loved one alive and on medication, then die from an overdose.' Very simply, there isn’t a consensus; however, when following the recommendations of a reliable Suboxone Doctor in Knotts Island, NC, you have a much greater chance of success.

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 imperative to do your research. Suboxone is a pharmaceutical drug, 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 does not cure addiction, but it can play a major role in the recovery process. If you are searching for a Suboxone Doctor in North Carolina, always be certain that they fit what you are looking for.

Success Rates of Suboxone Maintenance and Medically Assisted Detox

An addictive substance in itself, there is significant controversy 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 while on Suboxone there was a reduced rate of prescription painkiller abuse at 49%, but only 8.6% showed signs of recovery once the Suboxone treatment ended. 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 North Carolina

Suboxone is only one of a multitude of treatment options for those addicted to opioids. There are alternative drugs 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 instance, only methadone clinics can administer methadone. For individuals who are determined to break free from addiction and who have a supportive home environment or who live in a sober house, these MAT options might work for you.

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

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

People who are not a good candidate for Suboxone treatment, going cold turkey may be the best alternative option. People who plan to go through a clean-slate withdrawal can expect severe flu-like withdrawal symptoms and severe cravings. It is highly advised to reach out to a North Carolina opioid detox facility that can help manage these symptoms.