Suboxone Doctors Homestead, PA

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Below is a comprehensive directory of suboxone doctors in Homestead, Pennsylvania. Read more about Homestead 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: West Homestead, Munhall, Whitaker, and Rankin. Click here for Homestead substance abuse treatment. You can also view AA Meetings in Homestead or Homestead NA Meetings.

About Homestead, PA Suboxone Doctors

Suboxone is a medication that is used to help treat individuals in Homestead, PA who are struggling with addiction to heroin, fentanyl, or any other opiate substance. Suboxone is a combination of buprenorphine - a partial opioid agonist that reduces withdrawal symptoms and cravings without producing the same high - and naloxone - an opioid agonist that causes withdrawal symptoms if Suboxone is injected directly into the bloodstream. This medically assisted treatment (MAT) option is solely available through Suboxone doctors in Homestead, PA who are specially qualified to prescribe Suboxone to individuals addicted to opioids and are seeking help. To avoid abuse, Suboxone doctors may ask that patients visit their office to take their doses for the first weeks or months.

Methadone was previously the most common medication used for opioid addiction management, with the caveat that it could only be prescribed via a methadone clinic. This limited access to MAT for addiction to opioid drugs. The Drug Addiction Treatment Act of 2000 made it possible for individual practitioners to be able to apply for a waiver, allowing them to prescribe Suboxone. to note that there are still many rules and regulations these doctors must follow that limit treatment. This includes the number of patients they are able to treat for opioid addiction.

Choosing a Suboxone Doctor in Homestead, PA

When searching for a Suboxone doctor in Homestead, PA the first thing to do is to research the options that are available and covered by insurance. After compiling a list of resources that you can afford make sure the physicians are qualified. Qualified medical doctors and mid-level practitioners in the United States must have an have a particular license, referred to as an x-license, to be able to prescribe Suboxone as a medication for opioid addiction treatment. 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 ensure the most effective results while on Suboxone.

Success Rates of Suboxone Maintenance and Medically Assisted Detoxification

Success rates of Suboxone maintenance vary from person to person. However, most can agree that Suboxone is the most realistic pharmaceutical detox option to battle opioid addiction. In regard to Suboxone as MAT, research has proven that similar to methadone there is still a potential for abuse. With these types of risks, it is greatly recommended by Suboxone doctors that dosage is monitored closely to ensure the highest success rates. To reiterate, the most significant success rates are observed when individuals on Suboxone for opiate abuse combine medically assisted treatment with other behavioral therapies andevidence-based options. Despite the stigma that some in the recovery community have, lots of people believe the research is obvious and that Suboxone can lead to recovery!

Alternatives to Suboxone Treatment in Homestead, PA

Addiction is one of the many diseases without a cure. Consequently, there is a lot of contention 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.' In summary, there isn’t a consensus; however, when following the care of a licensed Suboxone Doctor in Homestead, PA, you have a much greater chance of success.

List of Suboxone, Buprenorphine, And Medication Assisted Treatment Doctors in Homestead, PA

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Dr. Erica Zimmerman MD
1656 Shelburne Lane
Pittsburgh, PA
0.8 miles from the center of Homestead, PA

Jonathan Weinkle MD
4516 Browns Hill Road
Pittsburgh, PA
1.06 miles from the center of Homestead, PA

Dr. Samuel Hoffman NP
4516 Browns Hill Road
Pittsburgh, PA
1.06 miles from the center of Homestead, PA

Anna Nabozny NP
4516 Browns Hill Road
Pittsburgh, PA
1.06 miles from the center of Homestead, PA

Ryan Kruk PA
4516 Browns Hill Road
Pittsburgh, PA
1.06 miles from the center of Homestead, PA

Andrea Fox
4516 Browns Hill Road
Pittsburgh, PA
1.06 miles from the center of Homestead, PA

Kenneth Thompson
4516 Browns Hill Road
Pittsburgh, PA
1.06 miles from the center of Homestead, PA

Valerie Nazarek NP
615 School Street
West Mifflin, PA
1.71 miles from the center of Homestead, PA

Dr. Elsa Gamwo MD
1900 Murray Avenue Suite 301
Pittsburgh, PA
2.09 miles from the center of Homestead, PA

Dr. Alan Reis MD
1900 Murray Ave Suite 301
Pittsburgh, PA
2.09 miles from the center of Homestead, PA

Darlene Ursiny NP
2754 Columbia Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA
2.25 miles from the center of Homestead, PA

Dr. Robert Woolhandler MD
5562 Wilkins Ave.
Pittsburgh, PA
2.72 miles from the center of Homestead, PA

Dr. Ian Jester MD
218 Hastings StreetFloor 2
Pittsburgh, PA
2.78 miles from the center of Homestead, PA

Joanne Petrarca NP
306 Penn Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA
2.78 miles from the center of Homestead, PA

Reed Louderback
3279 Dawson Street
Pittsburgh, PA
2.89 miles from the center of Homestead, PA

Vicki McMahon NP
306 Penn Avenue
Wilkinsburg, PA
3.03 miles from the center of Homestead, PA

Dr. Qing Liu
A1305 Scaife Hall
Pittsburgh, PA
3.08 miles from the center of Homestead, PA

Jessica Merlin MD
Pittsburgh AIDS Center for Treatment, Falk Medical Building3601 Fifth Avenue, 7th Floor
Pittsburgh, PA
3.16 miles from the center of Homestead, PA

Dr. Dennis English MD
Magee Womens Hospital300 Halket Street
Pittsburgh, PA
3.16 miles from the center of Homestead, PA

Dr. Rebecca Waltner-Toews MD
Magee Women's Hospital of UPMC300 Halket Street, Unit #2206
Pittsburgh, PA
3.16 miles from the center of Homestead, PA

Margaret Watt-Morse MD
Magee Womens Hospital300 Halket Street
Pittsburgh, PA
3.16 miles from the center of Homestead, PA

Dr. Catherine Chappell
Magee-Womens Hospital of UPMC300 Halket Street
Pittsburgh, PA
3.16 miles from the center of Homestead, PA

Dr. Draion Burch DO
P.O. Box 99847
Pittsburgh, PA
3.29 miles from the center of Homestead, PA

Dr. Michael Hahalyak DO
1900 Murray AvenueSuite 301
Pittsburgh, PA
3.29 miles from the center of Homestead, PA

Dr. Daniel Janiak DO
Crafton Medical Center1 Walsh Road
Pittsburgh, PA
3.29 miles from the center of Homestead, PA

Dr. Leslie Pallone DO
9500 McKnight RoadSuite 103
Pittsburgh, PA
3.29 miles from the center of Homestead, PA

Dr. Evelyn Partridge DO
9400 McKnight RoadSuite 103
Pittsburgh, PA
3.29 miles from the center of Homestead, PA

Dr. Margaret Prather DO
1900 Murray AvenueSuite 301
Pittsburgh, PA
3.29 miles from the center of Homestead, PA

Dr. Stephen Ritz DO
1900 Murray AvenueSuite 303
Pittsburgh, PA
3.29 miles from the center of Homestead, PA

Dr. Heather Vega DO
1016 Greentree RoadSuite 300
Pittsburgh, PA
3.29 miles from the center of Homestead, PA