Suboxone Doctors Lansdowne, PA

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Below is a comprehensive directory of suboxone doctors in Lansdowne, Pennsylvania. Read more about Lansdowne 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: East Lansdowne, Upper Darby, Clifton Heights, and Yeadon. Click here for Lansdowne substance abuse treatment. You can also view AA Meetings in Lansdowne or Lansdowne NA Meetings.

About Lansdowne, PA Suboxone Doctors

Suboxone is a medication that is used to help treat individuals in Lansdowne, PA who are addicted to opiates, whether pharmaceutical, illicitly-made, natural, or synthetic opiates. Suboxone is a combination of buprenorphine - a partial opioid agonist that alleviates withdrawal symptoms and desires to use without producing the same euphoria - and naloxone - an opioid agonist that causes withdrawal symptoms if Suboxone is injected directly into the bloodstream. This medication assisted treatment (MAT) option is solely available through Suboxone doctors in Lansdowne, PA who are specially qualified to prescribe Suboxone for opioid addiction treatment. To prevent abuse, Suboxone doctors may require that patients come and take their dose at their office at the beginning.

Before the year 2000, Methadone was the most common pharmaceutical treatment used for the treatment of opioid addictions, however, it could only be prescribed via a clinic licensed for methadone treatment. This limited access to medically managed treatment for opioid addicts. The Drug Addiction Treatment Act of 2000 created the option for individual physicians to be able to apply for a waiver, allowing them to prescribe Suboxone. It is important to[be aware that there are still many rules and regulations these doctors must follow that limit treatment, including limits to the number of patients they are able to treat for addiction to painkillers and other opiates.

Choosing a Lansdowne Suboxone Doctor

When choosing a Suboxone Doctor in Lansdowne, PA there are a number of factors to think about. To get the best outcome with MAT, selecting a Suboxone doctor that monitors your progress closely is an critical aspect of recovery. 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 might begin allowing patients to self-administer multiple doses.

A few common factors that are smart to consider when looking for a physician include whether they are taking new patients, how far they are from the patient, and if their office hours align with the individual’s schedule Because of limits on the number of patients a physician can see, it may be challenging to located a qualified physician in or near Lansdowne, PA. However, if you have several personal responsibilities, then traveling a long distance every day for your Suboxone treatment may be difficult. Our directory or helpline can help you in selecting a physician whose location and office hours work well for you and who is currently taking new patients.

Success Rates of Suboxone Maintenance and Medication Assisted Detoxification

Success rates of Suboxone maintenance vary from one person to another. However, it is widely supported that Suboxone is the most trusted pharmaceutical detox option to battle opioid addiction. In regard to Suboxone as medication assisted treatment, research has proven that like other medications used for opioid treatment there is still a potential for abuse. With these types of risks, it is highly recommended by Suboxone doctors that dosage is monitored closely to increase the likelihood of success. To reiterate, the greatest success rates are recorded when people on Suboxone for opiate addiction pair MAT with other behavioral therapies andevidence-based options. In spite of the stigma that the recovery community may often face, many believe the research is clear and that medication assisted treatment can lead to recovery!

Alternatives to Suboxone Treatment in Lansdowne, PA

Suboxone is only one of numerous treatment options for those addicted to opioids. There are alternative medications that have historically been used in Lansdowne, PA 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 motivated to stop using opioids and who have a supportive home environment or who live in a sober house, these MAT options could be right for you.

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

  • Recent suicidal thoughts
  • Untreated dual diagnosis
  • Pregnancy
  • alcohol use disorder
  • Previous adverse reaction to Suboxone
  • Taking other medications that do not react well with Suboxone
  • Past abuse of medication assisted treatments

For individuals who may not be able to receive Suboxone treatment, unmedicated detox may be the best alternative option. For individuals who plan to go through a clean-slate withdrawal can expect severe flu-like withdrawal symptoms and severe cravings. It is highly recommended to get admitted to a Lansdowne, PA opioid detoxification facility that can provide continuous care and monitoring.

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

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Dr. Loretta Brown DO
270 Windermere Avenue
Lansdowne, PA
0.44 miles from the center of Lansdowne, PA

Lev Skorodinsky PA
SOAR Corp33 Williams Street
Lansdowne, PA
0.81 miles from the center of Lansdowne, PA

Dr. Bronell Chandler MD
29 Glendale Road
Upper Darby, PA
1.27 miles from the center of Lansdowne, PA

Francine Williams NP
242 West Wyncliffe Avenue
Clifton Heights, PA
1.33 miles from the center of Lansdowne, PA

Dr. Riaz Baba MD
1500 Lansdowne Avenue
Darby, PA
1.39 miles from the center of Lansdowne, PA

Tushar Sarker
Mercy Psychiatry Associates1503 Lansdowne Avenue, Suite 3005
Darby, PA
1.39 miles from the center of Lansdowne, PA

Dr. Denis Boyle MD
111 Long Lane
Upper Darby, PA
1.52 miles from the center of Lansdowne, PA

Omana Abraham NP
7039 W Chester Pike
Upper Darby, PA
1.65 miles from the center of Lansdowne, PA

Priyanka Jindal NP
940 Chester Pike
Sharon Hill, PA
2.01 miles from the center of Lansdowne, PA

Denka Marah NP
907 Chester Pike
Sharon Hill, PA
2.01 miles from the center of Lansdowne, PA

Richard Mitteer PA
940 Chester Pike
Sharon Hill, PA
2.01 miles from the center of Lansdowne, PA

Dr. Tahir Maqsood MD
Mercy Hospital5361 Cedar Avenue
Philadelphia, PA
2.46 miles from the center of Lansdowne, PA

Dr. David Nicklin MD
4718 Windsor Avenue
Philadelphia, PA
2.48 miles from the center of Lansdowne, PA

Dr. Krishna White MD
Division of Adolescent Medicine/The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia3550 Market Street 5th Floor
Philadelphia, PA
2.5 miles from the center of Lansdowne, PA

Dr. Renee Betancourt MD
Penn Family Care3737 Market Street, 9th Floor
Philadelphia, PA
2.5 miles from the center of Lansdowne, PA

Dr. Susan Day
Penn Internal Medicine at University City, Suite 7413701 Market Street
Philadelphia, PA
2.5 miles from the center of Lansdowne, PA

Kevin Fleming MD
501 S. 54th Street
Philadelphia, PA
2.56 miles from the center of Lansdowne, PA

Rotem Friede MD
Critical Care Offices501 S. 54th Street
Philadelphia, PA
2.56 miles from the center of Lansdowne, PA

Dr. Pamela Dyer-Goode MD
7042 Elmwood Avenue
Philadelphia, PA
2.6 miles from the center of Lansdowne, PA

Dr. Biyi Oyefule MD
7042 Elmwood Avenue
Philadelphia, PA
2.6 miles from the center of Lansdowne, PA

Dr. Richard Donlick MD
3200 Township Line RoadApartment 17W
Drexel Hill, PA
2.63 miles from the center of Lansdowne, PA

Dr. Mary Ann Haggerty NP
5224 Oleander Road
Drexel Hill, PA
2.68 miles from the center of Lansdowne, PA

David Weiss MD
1417 Edgevale Road
Wynnewood, PA
2.74 miles from the center of Lansdowne, PA

Dr. Jennifer Flam DO
649 South Avenue
Secane, PA
2.88 miles from the center of Lansdowne, PA

Dr. Zarna Shah DO
4400 Haverford Avenue
Philadelphia, PA
2.89 miles from the center of Lansdowne, PA

Gina Steinberg NP
4400 Haverford Avenue
Philadelphia, PA
2.89 miles from the center of Lansdowne, PA

Dr. Jimmie Sanders MD
5151-A Walnut Street
Philadelphia, PA
2.93 miles from the center of Lansdowne, PA

Dr. Richard Roseman MD
1428 Manoa Road
Wynnewood, PA
2.97 miles from the center of Lansdowne, PA

Angel Angelov
TJUH Dept. of Psychiatry1652 Thompson Bldg, 1020 Sansom Street
Philadelphia, PA
3.04 miles from the center of Lansdowne, PA

Dr. Robert Sing DO
166 Saxer Avenue
Springfield, PA
3.05 miles from the center of Lansdowne, PA