Suboxone Doctors South Heights, PA

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Below is a comprehensive directory of suboxone doctors in South Heights, Pennsylvania. Read more about South Heights suboxone treatment or click here to browse your local subxone doctors.

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About South Heights, PA Suboxone Doctors

Suboxone is a FDA-approved medication that is used to help treat people in South Heights, PA who are addicted to heroin, fentanyl, or any other opioid drug. Suboxone is a combination of buprenorphine - a partial opioid agonist that relieves withdrawal symptoms and cravings without producing the same euphoria - 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 a doctor licensed to prescribe Subxone in South Heights, PA who have completed addiction requirements to prescribe Suboxone to patients addicted to opioids and are seeking help. To minimize the likelihood of abuse, Suboxone doctors may require that patients visit their office to take their doses at the beginning.

Before the year 2000, Methadone was the most frequently used pharmaceutical treatment used for the treatment of opioid addictions, but it could only be distributed by a methadone clinic. These limitations made it difficult to access medication managed treatment for opioid addicts. The Drug Addiction Treatment Act of 2000 opened the door for individual physicians to be able to apply for a waiver, opening the door for individual practitioners to prescribe Suboxone. However, there are still strict regulations these doctors must follow that limit treatment. This includes how many patients they are able to treat for opioid addiction.

Finding a South Heights, PA Suboxone Doctor

When searching for a Suboxone doctor in South Heights, PA one should first do their research on the options that are available and covered by their insurance provider. In addition to finding a physician you can afford, make sure they are qualified. Qualified medical doctors and mid-level practitioners in America 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 on Suboxone.

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 doctors have said to have experienced great success with Suboxone treatment, whereas others did not. 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 had` ceased. Other studies did not show long term success with a less than 10% success rate once treatment ceased, including cases where behavioral therapy was provided alongside Suboxone treatment.

Alternatives to Suboxone Treatment in South Heights, PA

The medication Suboxone is made up of of two drugs. Those drugs are buprenorphine and naloxone, and the combination of the two has been approved by the FDA to treat opioid addiction. However, in recent years this drug has received significant scrutiny due to the risks of addicts developing an addiction to this drug. There has also been an increase observed of individuals in medication assisted treatment programs South Heights, PA having accidental overdoses. Due to this it has prompted others to search for alternative options. Other options individuals have tried include methadone, abstinence, Subutex, or vivitrol. Countless options are available and each individual should look into each option available with their doctor before .

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

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Dr. Michael Alexander DO
442 Merchant Street
Ambridge , PA
1.48 miles from the center of South Heights, PA

Dr. Abeer Hanna MD
400 Woodlawn Road
Aliquippa, PA
2.01 miles from the center of South Heights, PA

Dr. Andrew Lobl MD
400 Woodlawn Road
Aliquippa, PA
2.01 miles from the center of South Heights, PA

Michael Boyd
5 Sycamore Spur
Leetsdale, PA
2.15 miles from the center of South Heights, PA

Dr. Neil Capretto DO FAAFA
Gateway Rehabilitation Center100 Moffett Run Road
Aliquippa, PA
2.92 miles from the center of South Heights, PA

Dr. Suzanne Vogel-Scibilia MD
Gateway Rehabilitation Center100 Moffett Run Road
Aliquippa, PA
2.92 miles from the center of South Heights, PA

Jeffery Houk PA
Gateway Rehabilitation Center100 Moffett Run Road
Aliquippa, PA
2.92 miles from the center of South Heights, PA

Kathleen Sarro NP
2360 Hospital DriveLower Level
Aliquippa, PA
2.93 miles from the center of South Heights, PA

Kathleen Sarro NP
2360 Hospital Drive
Aliquippa, PA
2.93 miles from the center of South Heights, PA

Kathleen Sarro NP
2360 Hospital Drive
Aliquippa, PA
2.93 miles from the center of South Heights, PA

Alexander Tatangelo NP
2360 Hospital DriveUpper Suite 1
Aliquippa, PA
2.93 miles from the center of South Heights, PA

Tyler Brady PA
2360 Hospital Drive
Aliquippa, PA
2.93 miles from the center of South Heights, PA

Marsha Kremmel
2360 Hospital Drive
Aliquippa, PA
2.93 miles from the center of South Heights, PA

Dr. Mye Cooper DO
400 Woodlawn Rd
Aliquippa , PA
3.19 miles from the center of South Heights, PA

Dr. William Corey MD
400 Woodlawn Road
Aliquippa, PA
3.19 miles from the center of South Heights, PA

Christine Rodgers PA
400 Woodlawn Road
Aliquippa, PA
3.19 miles from the center of South Heights, PA

Penny Altman NP
2349 Mill Street
Aliquippa, PA
3.38 miles from the center of South Heights, PA

Lawrence Collins DO
307 Grant Street
Sewickley, PA
3.4 miles from the center of South Heights, PA

Dr. Muhammad Arif MD
1 Hospital DrSuite 103
Aliquippa, PA
3.65 miles from the center of South Heights, PA

Dr. Sinda Dianzumba MD
112 Sewickley Heights DrivePO BPX 171
Sewickley, PA
5 miles from the center of South Heights, PA

Dr. Renee Rubinstein MD
170 Old Beaver Grade Rd
Coraopolis, PA
5.41 miles from the center of South Heights, PA

Dr. Daniel Smolen DO
1440 Concherten HighwaySuite 4
Garnet Valley, PA
6.21 miles from the center of South Heights, PA

Dr. Randy Shemer DO
2424 Mill Street
Monaca, PA
7.77 miles from the center of South Heights, PA

Karen Mayo NP
79 Wagner Road
Monaca , PA
7.77 miles from the center of South Heights, PA

Dr. William Rust MD
79 Wagner roadSuite 204
Monaca, PA
7.96 miles from the center of South Heights, PA

Dr. Michael Maromonte DO
2100 Corporate DriveSuite 350
Wexford, PA
8.12 miles from the center of South Heights, PA

Matthew Barnes NP
2100 Corporate DriveSuite 350
Wexford, PA
8.12 miles from the center of South Heights, PA

Kevin Pope
2100 Corporate Drive Suite 350
Wexford, PA
8.12 miles from the center of South Heights, PA

Dr. Gerard Myers DO
3627 Brodhead RoadSuite 1
Monaca, PA
8.35 miles from the center of South Heights, PA

Dr. Patricia Bonitatibus MD
3627 Brodhead Road
Monaca, PA
8.35 miles from the center of South Heights, PA