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Below is a comprehensive directory of suboxone doctors in Lenoir, North Carolina. Read more about Lenoir 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: Whitnel, Cajahs Mountain, Cedar Rock, and Hudson. Click here for Lenoir rehab centers.

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About Lenoir, NC Suboxone Doctors

Suboxone, or Buprenorphine, is a frequently recommended substance used to treat Opioid Dependence. Doctors who prescribe Suboxone will often also recommend tandem involvement in Substance Abuse Treatment, or 12 Step Program. Suboxone can be administered many ways; the most common are:

  • Suboxone Strips taken sublingually (under the tongue)
  • 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
Aaron Goodwin MD
415 Kentwood Street SW
Lenoir, NC
0.46 miles from the center of Lenoir, NC

Dr. Joel Sebastien MD
116 Main Street NW
Lenoir , NC
0.46 miles from the center of Lenoir, NC

Dr. Richard Fasanello DO
116 Main Street NW
Lenoir , NC
0.46 miles from the center of Lenoir, NC

Karen Sebastien NP
116 Main Street NW
Lenoir, NC
0.46 miles from the center of Lenoir, NC

Thomas Church NP
2990 Hickory Boulevard
Hudson, NC
4.8 miles from the center of Lenoir, NC

Teri Rodgers NP
819 Old Lenoir Road
Hickory, NC
13.9 miles from the center of Lenoir, NC

Dana Short NP
214 Avery Avenue
Morganton, NC
14.27 miles from the center of Lenoir, NC

Dr. Carroll Ellison MD
500 East Parker Road
Morganton, NC
14.41 miles from the center of Lenoir, NC

Dr. Aaron Swisher MD
Hildebran Medical Clinic107 South Center Street P.O. Box 829
Hildebran, NC
14.61 miles from the center of Lenoir, NC

Dr. Gary Lavine MD
Carolinas Healthcare System - Blue Ridge2201 South Stirling Street
Morganton, NC
14.61 miles from the center of Lenoir, NC

Lindsey Michaels NP
110 E Main St
Morganton, NC
14.61 miles from the center of Lenoir, NC

Sharon Golden-Myers NP
301 East Meeting StreetSuite 101
Morganton, NC
14.61 miles from the center of Lenoir, NC

Michelle Mills NP
2201 S Sterling Street
Morganton, NC
14.63 miles from the center of Lenoir, NC

Greg Clary
505 West Fleming Drive
Morganton, NC
14.63 miles from the center of Lenoir, NC

Dr. Sardar Shah-Khan MD
303 College Street
Morganton, NC
14.67 miles from the center of Lenoir, NC

Dr. Diaa Hussein MD
329 Sanford Drive
Morganton, NC
15.08 miles from the center of Lenoir, NC

Dr. Charles Trado MD
625 3rd Street, NE
Hickory, NC
15.84 miles from the center of Lenoir, NC

Jonathan Moseley MD
1771 Tate BoulevardSuite 103
Hickory, NC
15.9 miles from the center of Lenoir, NC

Dr. Randall Richards
444 SW Center StreetBox 187
Faison, NC
16.17 miles from the center of Lenoir, NC

Janine Jolly NP
133 1st Ave SE
Hickory, NC
16.25 miles from the center of Lenoir, NC

Llewellyn Mensah
133 1st Avenue SE
Hickory, NC
16.25 miles from the center of Lenoir, NC

Kathy Rudisill PA
425 7th Avenue SW
Hickory, NC
16.3 miles from the center of Lenoir, NC

William Cabaniss PA
425 7th Avenue SW
Hickory, NC
16.3 miles from the center of Lenoir, NC

John Sherill
425 7TH Avenue SW
Hickory, NC
16.3 miles from the center of Lenoir, NC

Dr. Thomas Meek DO
929 15th St NE Suite 100
Hickory, NC
16.86 miles from the center of Lenoir, NC

Rebecca Pastelak PA
1073 13th Street SE
Hickory , NC
17.72 miles from the center of Lenoir, NC

Dr. Alicia Howard MD
810 Fairgrove Church Road SE
Hickory , NC
19.66 miles from the center of Lenoir, NC

Tiona Stephens MD
810 fairgrove church road SE
Hickory, NC
19.66 miles from the center of Lenoir, NC

Dr. Alicia Howard MD
801 Fairgrove Church Road
Hickory, NC
20.05 miles from the center of Lenoir, NC

Warren Chang
Catawba valley medical center810 Fairgrove Church RD, SE
Hickory, NC
21.04 miles from the center of Lenoir, NC

Choosing a Lenoir Suboxone Doctor

When looking for a Suboxone Doctor in Lenoir, NC there are a few important factors to think about. To ensure success with medication assisted treatment, finding a physician that monitors your progress closely is an imperative aspect of recovery. Speak with the physician and ask them their Suboxone treatment practices, if they typically allow clients to take a few doses of Suboxone home to be self-administered, and the length of time before they might begin allowing patients to self-administer multiple doses.

Availability, distance, and office hours are also key factors to consider when searching for a Suboxone doctor. As a result of limits on the number of patients a physician can see, it may be difficult to identify a qualified physician in or near Lenoir, NC. However, if you work, go to school, or have a family that relies on you, 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 physician who works well for you and who is currently taking 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 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 no exception. A trusted Suboxone doctor is suggested to increase the likelihood of success with [medication assisted treatment.

Treatment via a Suboxone doctor can be paid for via insurance or cash pay. Always inquire with the Suboxone Doctor, as to what their payment options are. Remember that depending on the doctor, even if they accept insurance, they may not accept yours. 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 call your insurance to confirm your deductible, out of pockets, and copays before going to the Suboxone Doctor in Lenoir, NC.

Alternatives to Suboxone Treatment in Lenoir, NC

The drug Suboxone is a combination of two substances. Those substances are buprenorphine and naloxone, and the combination of the two has been approved by the FDA for medical treatment of opioid addiction. However, in recent years Suboxone has received a lot of criticism because of the rates of addiction to Subxone. We have also seen a rise of people in medication assisted treatment programs Lenoir, NC having accidental overdoses. As a result, this has prompted others to look for other options. Other options people have tried include methadone, abstinence, Subutex, or vivitrol. There are many options available and each person should investigate every option available with their physician before selecting which will be most effective to beat opioid addiction.

Choosing a North Carolina Suboxone Doctor

There are plenty of options when searching for a Suboxone Doctor in North Carolina. Choosing a Doctor for Suboxone or Buprenorphine can be tough, and it is imperative to get the proper information. Suboxone is a medication, and like many other medications, abuse is common. Therefore, you and your loved ones must be asking the right questions. Suboxone is not a cure for addiction, but it can play a major role in the recovery process. 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

An addictive drug in itself, it is widely debated on whether Suboxone truly works to treat opioid addiction. Some patients 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% exhibited abstinence once the Suboxone treatment ended. Other studies have shown similar relapse rates of about 90%, including cases where behavioral therapy was provided alongside Suboxone treatment.

Alternatives to Suboxone Treatment in North Carolina

Suboxone is only one of a multitude of treatment options for opioid addiction. There are alternative medication assisted treatments 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 instance, methadone can only be administered at a licensed methadone clinic and not by an individual practitioner. For people who are ready 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 opioid addiction treatment. These include, but are not limited to:

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

For individuals who are not a good candidate for Suboxone treatment, unmedicated detox may be the only alternative option. For individuals who plan to abstain from heroin use, or any other opioid, can expect severe flu-like withdrawal symptoms and severe cravings. It is highly recommended to reach out to a North Carolina opioid detox facility that can provide continuous care and monitoring.