Suboxone Maintenance Therapy

Addiction to prescription painkillers or heroin is a complicated and challenging condition, but can be treated effectively with suboxone maintenance combined with counseling and support.

Overcoming opioid dependence can be overwhelming. Opioid prescription painkillers such as OxyContin®, Vicodin®, Percocet®, Actiq® or addiction to heroin can reset the brain’s chemistry to think the drug is necessary for survival.

The goal of suboxone treatment is to help opioid-dependent people stop misusing opioids and regain control over their lives.

Opioids attach to receptors in the brain producing feelings of euphoria, reduced respiration and decreased pain, Suboxone (Buprenorphine, Naloxone) attaches and occupies the receptors without all of the opioid effects. The receptor is tricked into thinking it has been satisified with opioids without producing strong feelings of euphoria and without causing significant respiratory depression. Suboxone blocks the receptors in the brain from joining with full opioids, to make it unlikely to experience any additional effect. Suboxone’s attachment to the receptors lasts up to three days, which is much longer than opioids, and suboxone minimizes withdrawal effects and controls cravings.

Dr A is great doctor! And we are all super lucky to have him in our area - he would be a star in any place... So not sure where do people write these bad reviews... It has to be a hidden reason that they dnt disclose - and in pain management there are plenty of those reasons - mostly drugs... His office has never been a pill mill - quite the opposite - trying to help to get off all drugs using techniques from all over the world and simply his energy and compassion...The procedures that he does give an instant relief, i'm constantly seeing him for many years! His treatment approaches and different techniques are clearly above any pain clinic level - and i've been treated in the best centers including John Hopkins! Yes if your doctor is busy like Dr A is - it's hard for staff to keep up - only those who truly care, and put patients above themselves survive there - i see many leave... can't say it's good but i see why - he just doesn't tolerate sloppiness and laziness because he works like a machine himself to help everyone around!

Self-verified patient of Dr. Mikhail J Artamonov

got my knee fixed with their stem cell program... excellent doctor and right to to the point... staff can be better as always but considering what you get there it's irrelevant... sent all my friends and family with different problems there including weight management, addiction and others - there and they are all happy so far highly recommended!

Self-verified patient of Dr. Mikhail J Artamonov

If you are looking for a drug dr. Stop reading and move on. The ENTIRE STAFF cares about you. They try to resolve your problem not mask it with pain pills. Having Rsd for over 20 years , ( very painful nerve damage )they ( staff also) do not play games.he is the ONLY Dr. I trust. Very understanding, empathy, also gives you options on ways you can go with detailed explanations, that even an idiot would understand ( lol) ,on how and what route would be to your benefit. Staff is courteous , and quick on callbacks , and setting up any testing that may be needed. Office is ahead on technology. An example is that he does DNA so you are getting the medication that suites you best. . Dr.s here are very aggressive to my rsd. I'm lucky, my Rsd should have spread by now, they have kept it at bay. I truly believe that without them I'd be bedridden , instead I live as close to a normal life as you can get with this disease ... THANK YOU! THANK YOU!!!

Self-verified patient of Dr. Mikhail J Artamonov

Outstanding,Outstanding,Outstanding,Outstanding🙋Dr A is The Best, And his Wonderful Office associates just a Great👍Office

Joseph C.

Love this place, everyone is very nice and kind. This Dr does good things, not many like him around!

Eileen S.

I have been coming to this clinic for years, and they are the best in what they do. Staff is always helpful. The doctors there are professional.

Daniel A.

I love the professional courtious staff and Dr.Artomanov is top notch in his field. I HIGHLY recommend Mja!!!

Robin H.

This place is the best especially Faiza Qureshi she is a professional Physician Assistant.

Haroon Q.
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