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Below is a comprehensive directory of suboxone doctors in Longwood, North Carolina. Read more about Longwood 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: Carolina Shores, Freeland, Calabash, and Sunset Beach. Click here for Longwood rehab centers.

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About Longwood, NC Suboxone Doctors

Suboxone is a substance offered as medically assisted treatment (MAT) in place of methadone. In place of methadone, which is solely administered by going to a methadone clinic daily, Suboxone can be prescribed by a Longwood, NC Suboxone doctor licensed to prescribe the substance in Longwood, NC. Suboxone was the first substance that was authorized to be prescribed by a physician to treat addiction to opioids. This has increased the resource and treatment options available to individuals in Longwood, NC trying to recover from opioid addiction.

Dr. Lunsford King Jr MD
3640 Express Drive
Shallotte, NC
8.56 miles from the center of Longwood, NC

Heidi Smith NP
3640 express dr
Shallotte, NC
8.56 miles from the center of Longwood, NC

Terresa Long NP
710 Sunset Boulevard NSuite A
Sunset Beach, NC
8.6 miles from the center of Longwood, NC

Christine McGinley MD
4303 Live Oak Drive
Little River , SC
8.92 miles from the center of Longwood, NC

Maribeth Reid NP
4303 Live Oak Drive
Little River, SC
8.92 miles from the center of Longwood, NC

Helen Moore PA
4437 Main Street
Shallotte, NC
8.96 miles from the center of Longwood, NC

Jerry Camisa NP
Little River Medical Center4303 Live Oak Drive
Little River, SC
9.06 miles from the center of Longwood, NC

Deborah Varnam
PO Box 929, 4748 Main Street
Shallotte, NC
9.25 miles from the center of Longwood, NC

Dr. George Saunders MD
143 Holden Beach RoadSuite 3
Shallotte, NC
9.96 miles from the center of Longwood, NC

Dr. William Earley DO
4237 River Hills DriveSuite 170
Little River, SC
10.74 miles from the center of Longwood, NC

Dr. Stephen Grubb
3600 Sea Mountain HighwaySuite C
Little River, SC
10.83 miles from the center of Longwood, NC

Dr. Kenneth Willeford MD
10 Doctors CircleSuite 2
Supply, NC
14.32 miles from the center of Longwood, NC

Dr. David Weitzman MD
2423 HWY 17S
N Myrtle Beach, SC
18.01 miles from the center of Longwood, NC

Dr. David Weitzman MD
2423 Highway 17 S
North Myrtle Beach, SC
18.01 miles from the center of Longwood, NC

Dr. David Weitzman MD
2423 Highway 17S
N Myrtle Beach , SC
18.01 miles from the center of Longwood, NC

Deborah Charnley NP
589 Peniel Road
Columbus, NC
20.07 miles from the center of Longwood, NC

Dr. Jeffrey Viar DO
P.O. Box 8
Columbus, NC
20.07 miles from the center of Longwood, NC

Dr. William Anixter MD
373 Landrum Road
Columbus, NC
20.07 miles from the center of Longwood, NC

Michelle Marino NP
617 Laurel Lake Drive
Columbus, NC
20.07 miles from the center of Longwood, NC

Dr. Daniel Pistone MD
3993 Meeting Street
Loris, SC
20.24 miles from the center of Longwood, NC

Amy Pharr NP
4082 Waccamaw Shores Road
Lake Waccamaw, NC
21.88 miles from the center of Longwood, NC

Dr. Peter Almirall MD
16 Yaupon Way
Oak Island, NC
22.16 miles from the center of Longwood, NC

Andrea Nance
North Whiteville Urgent Care and Family Practice614 JK Powell Boulevard
Whiteville , NC
23.09 miles from the center of Longwood, NC

Brandon Carney PA
809 82ND Parkway
Myrtle Beach, SC
23.25 miles from the center of Longwood, NC

Dr. Christina Lynn
809 82nd PKWY
Myrtle Beach, SC
23.25 miles from the center of Longwood, NC

Dr. Thomas Smith MD
Grand Strand Regional Medical Center809 82nd Parkway
Myrtle Beach, SC
23.37 miles from the center of Longwood, NC

Sarah Campos NP
8212 Devon Court
Myrtle Beach, SC
23.43 miles from the center of Longwood, NC

Moquetia Logue NP
417 79th Avenue North
Myrtle Beach, SC
23.62 miles from the center of Longwood, NC

Dr. William O'Connor MD
7724 N. Kings Highway
Myrtle Beach, SC
23.68 miles from the center of Longwood, NC

Dr. Karl Stanley MD
209 west Virgil Street
Whiteville , NC
24.18 miles from the center of Longwood, NC

Choosing a Longwood Suboxone Doctor

When selecting a Suboxone Doctor in Longwood, NC there are a number of factors to think about. To get the best outcome with MAT, finding a practitioner that monitors your progress closely is imperative for success. Speak with the Suboxone doctor and ask them their Suboxone treatment practices, if they typically allow clients to self-manage taking doses, and the length of time before they typically start allowing patients to self-administer multiple doses.

Availability, distance, and office hours are also important factors to consider when looking for a Suboxone doctor. Due to limits on the number of patients a Suboxone doctor can treat, it may be difficult to find a qualified Suboxone doctor in or near Longwood, NC. However, if you have various personal responsibilities, then driving a long distance every day for your Suboxone treatment may be difficult. Our directory or helpline can help you in locating a Suboxone doctor is a good match for your needs and who is currently accepting new patients.

Success Rates of Suboxone Maintenance and Medically Assisted Detox

An addictive drug in itself, it is commonly debated on whether Suboxone actually helps individuals who are dependant on opioids. Some people have reported great success with Suboxone treatment, whereas others did not. One study reported that 49% of participants abused prescription painkillers at a lowered rate while on Suboxone, but only 8.6% showed signs of recovery once the Suboxone treatment had` ceased. Other studies did not show long term recovery with a less than 10% success rate once treatment ended, regardless of whether Suboxone treatment was combined with therapy or not.

Alternatives to Suboxone Treatment in Longwood, NC

Suboxone is only one of a number of treatment options for those addicted to opioids. There are alternative medications that have previously been used in Longwood, 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 struggling addicts who are motivated to stop using opioids and who have a supportive home environment or who live in a sober house, these medically assisted treatment options could be right for you.

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

  • Presence of 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 may not be able to receive Suboxone treatment, going cold turkey may be the best alternative option. People who plan to take this route, they can expect intense flu-like withdrawal symptoms and intense cravings. It is highly recommended to contact a Longwood, NC opioid detox facility that can provide continuous care and monitoring.

Choosing a North Carolina Suboxone Doctor

When in search for a Suboxone Doctor in North Carolina there are a few important factors to think about. To get the best success with medication assisted treatment, selecting a practitioner that monitors your progress closely is imperative for success. Speak with the physician and inquire regarding their Suboxone treatment practices, if they ever allow clients to take a few doses of Suboxone home to be self-administered, and how long before they typically start allowing patients to self-administer multiple doses.

Availability, distance, and office hours are also important factors to consider when looking for a Suboxone doctor. Due to limits on the number of patients a physician can treat, it may be challenging to identify a qualified physician in or near North Carolina. 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 help you in finding a physician whose location and office hours work well for you and who is currently taking new patients.

Positive Outcomes with Suboxone Maintenance and Medication Assisted Detoxification

The success of Suboxone treatment varies from person to person. However, most can agree that Suboxone is the most successful medically assisted detox option to battle opioid addiction. In regard to Suboxone as MAT, research has shown that similar to other medications used for opioid treatment there is still a potential for abuse. Due to the risk of abuse, it is highly recommended by Suboxone physicians that medication assisted treatment is monitored closely to ensure the highest success rates. Again, the greatest success rates are recorded when people on Suboxone for opiate abuse combine medically assisted treatment with other behavioral therapies andevidence-based options. In spite of the stigma that some in the recovery community have, many believe the research is clear and that MAT can create success stories!

Alternatives to Suboxone Treatment in North Carolina

Suboxone is only one of several 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 example, methadone can only be administered at a licensed methadone clinic and not by an individual practitioner. For addicts who are ready to break free from addiction and who have access to a safe and supportive living environment, these medication assisted treatment options could be right for you.

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

  • Presence of thoughts of suicide
  • Untreated dual diagnosis
  • Pregnancy
  • alcohol use disorder
  • Previous adverse reaction to Suboxone
  • Taking other medications that do not react well with Suboxone
  • Previous abuse of MAT

Addicts who are not a good candidate for Suboxone treatment, unmedicated detox may be the only alternative option. Addicts who plan to take this route, they can expect severe flu-like withdrawal symptoms and severe cravings. It is strongly recommended to seek treatment from a North Carolina opioid detox facility that can provide continuous care and monitoring.