Rochester Suboxone Doctors


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Rochester has seen a rise in opioid addiction in recent years causing alarm among local families, government officials, and healthcare professionals. Accordingly, Rochester has gained a number of local doctors specifically certified to prescribe suboxone (buprenorphine) to individuals struggling with severe opiate addiction. Medication-assisted treatment (MAT) has emerged as the critical standard of care in addiction treatment programs for individuals who are at risk for repeated opioid relapses.

If you are a Rochester physician treating local residents for opioid addiction, you may purchase a featured listing at the top of this page insuring that your opioid treatment services will be located by prospective patients reviewing Methadone.US for a quality suboxone provider. Suboxone (buprenorphine) has become a top therapeutic intervention for opioid addicted individuals. Methadone.US is striving to inform the public about the variety of opioid replacement therapy options available in Rochester.



Rochester Buprenorphine Suboxone Doctors
Raju Fatehchand, M.D. ABC
33 Chestnut Street
Rochester, NY 14604
(585) 325-5116
Timothy J. Wiegand, M.D. 360 East Avenue
Rochester, NY 14604
(585) 325-5100
Phyllis Elisabeth Hager, M.D. 82 Holland Street
Rochester, NY 14605
(585) 423-2867
Samuel Mark Rosati, M.D. Anthony Jordan Health Center
82 Holland Street
Rochester, NY 14605
(585) 423-5800
Michael Christie, M.D. 82 Holland
Rochester, NY 14605
(585) 423-2879
Muhammad Dawood, M.D. Unity Mental Health, Greece Outpatient
100 Pinewild Drive
Rochester, NY 14606
(585) 368-6700
Clifford Hurley, D.O. 2211 LyeII Avenue
Suite 104
Rochester, NY 14606
(585) 426-0530
Muralidhar T. Reddy, M.D. 1150 University Avenue
Suite 7
Rochester, NY 14607
(585) 442-8422
Christopher John Davis, M.D. Conifer Counseling Service
1150 University Avenue, Suite 7
Rochester, NY 14607
(585) 442-8422
Linda L. Clark, M.D. 1040 University Avenue
Building 1, First Floor
Rochester, NY 14607-1282
(585) 227-0072
Gerhardt Stefan Wagner, M.D. Evelyn Brandon Health Center
81 Lake Avenue
Rochester, NY 14608
(585) 368-6900
Gregory Seeger, M.D. Eastside Psychiatric Associates
2290 East Avenue
Rochester, NY 14610
(585) 727-7808
Leesha Hoilette, M.D. 480 Genesee Street
Rochester, NY 14611
(585) 436-3040
Robert Lee Mick, M.D. DePaul Addiction Services
774 West Main Street
Rochester, NY 14611
(585) 279-5412
Jack Resnik, M.D. DePaul Addiction Services
803 Main St.
Rochester, NY 14611
(585) 279-5412
Odysseus Adamides, Jr. Monroe County SLC
80 West Main Street 4th Floor
Rochester, NY 14614
(585) 703-6259
Mary Elizabeth Burdick, M.D. 3300 Dewey Avenue
Rochester, NY 14616
(585) 865-1550
John D. Markman, M.D. 2180 South Clinton Avenue
Rochester, NY 14618
(585) 276-3616
Gary J. Horwitz, M.D. 919 Westfall Road
Building B
Rochester, NY 14618
(585) 473-5705
Kevin A Kless, M.D. 777 South Clinton Avenue
Rochester, NY 14620
(585) 279-4800
Elizabeth Lynne Loomis, M.D. 777 South Clinton Avenue
Rochester, NY 14620
(585) 279-4800
Clifford Robert Jacobson, M.D. 1655 Elmwood Avenue
Suite 227
Rochester, NY 14620
(585) 473-5110
Mark Arthur Winsberg, M.D. 1111 Elmwood Avenue
Rochester, NY 14620
(585) 461-0410
Charles W. Morgan, M.D. John L. Norris Addiction Treatment Ctr.
1111 Elmwood Avenue
Rochester, NY 14620
(585) 461-0410
Dharmendra Persaud, M.D. Highland Hospital
1000 South Avenue, Suite 558
Rochester, NY 14620
(585) 341-8310
Anuj Bansal, M.D. 100 South Avenue
Suite 307
Rochester, NY 14620
(585) 341-6770
Telva E. Olivares, M.D. 1650 Elmwood Avenue
Rochester, NY 14620
(585) 241-5430
Joseph S. Vasile, M.D. Rochester Mental Health Center
490 East Ridge Road
Rochester, NY 14621
(585) 922-2501
Kashinath B. Patil, M.D. 490 East Ridge Road
Rochester, NY 14621
(585) 922-2560
Ashley Tribe Gallagher, M.D. 2613 West Henrietta
Rochester, NY 14623
(585) 279-4999
Raymond K. Chan, M.D. 1637 Howard Road
Rochester, NY 14624
(585) 429-9777
Ricky Herrmann, M.D. 2870 Buffalo Road
Rochester, NY 14624
(585) 426-1290
Michael E. Foster, M.D. Gates Family Medicine
2870 Buffalo Road
Rochester, NY 14624
(585) 426-1290
Mary Elizabeth Burdick, M.D. 70 Linden Oaks
Rochester, NY 14625
(585) 300-5290
Patricia M. Halligan, M.D. 100 Linden Oaks
Suite 200
Rochester, NY 14625
(585) 586-1600
Cheryl Ann Herrmann, M.D. 1100 Long Pond Road
Suite 250
Rochester, NY 14626
(585) 368-4350
Jeffrey D Alberts, M.D. 1081 Long Pond Road
Rochester, NY 14626
(585) 225-2600
Syed Izhar Mustafa, M.D. 1561 Long Pond Road
Rochester, NY 14626
(585) 723-7750
George Salim Nasra, M.D. 2440 Ridgeway Avenue, Suite 200
Rochester, NY 14626
(585) 225-0620
Ellen Ann Fleischnick, M.D. Unity Health System
1565 Long Pond Road
Rochester, NY 14626
(585) 723-7723
Gloria J Baciewicz, M.D. 300 Crittenden Blvd
Rochester, NY 14642
(585) 275-3161


ADAPT Pharma Provides Free Narcan to Colleges

A Presidential briefing on March 19, 2018 in Manchester, NH was used to announce that ADAPT Pharma has volunteered to provide, for free, the life-saving medication NARCAN® to all U.S. high schools, colleges and universities.

NARCAN® is a name brand overdose antidote (based on naloxone) that restores breathing and consciousness in opioid overdose victims typically within five minutes.

ADAPT Pharma offers a 40% discount off wholesale pricing on the Narcan nasal spray to Law Enforcement agencies and Firefighters as well as non-profit community based organizations.

Seamus Mulligan, CEO of ADAPT, commented in a company press release that ADAPT is committed to raising awareness of opioid overdose risks and distributing NARCAN® widely so that it will be available to bystanders and emergency personnel who can offer immediate help in the event of a crisis.

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What Is Naltrexone

Naltrexone is an opioid treatment medication that works very differently than either methadone or buprenorphine.

Naltrexone functions as an opioid blocker that interferes with the euphoric effects of opiates. Unlike methadone, naltrexone does not eliminate opioid withdrawal. So it is typically only begun following a successful period of opioid detoxification.

Naltrexone is taken as a pill or as a time-released injectable. It blocks the feeling of getting high thus deterring a person from continuing in active drug use with opioids. If there’s no pay off for using, why do it?

Some individuals who don’t necessarily require methadone or buprenorphine can effectively utilize naltrexone as a component of their recovery program. Vivitrol is the time-released, branded version of naltrexone that is taken once monthly as an injection. With Vivitrol, the naltrexone remains active in the bloodstream for 30 days and blocks the effects of heroin or other opiate use. This reinforces one’s focus on recovery choices and can reduce opioid cravings.

Patients receiving naltrexone may develop a lowered tolerance to opioids over time, and should remain aware of the risk of opioid overdose should they relapse. The medication is also used in the treatment of alcohol dependency and has been shown to reduce the euphoric effects of alcohol consumption.

Naltrexone is not to be confused with Naloxone. Naloxone is the opioid overdose reversal medication that has recently been in the news for saving thousands of lives across the country.

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Billions To Be Allocated In Fight Against Opioid Crisis

The national budget proposal for the 2019 fiscal year includes a request for $13 billion in funding for opioid treatment and related services. This linked Newsweek article states that $3 billion would be allocated in 2018 and another $10 billion in 2019.

Many opioid treatment programs across the country are currently able to add patient slots when additional funding is made available. The opioid crisis has flooded many clinics that are already at maximum census due to limited State and Medicaid funding.

A number of private pay clinics have opened in recent years as the need for medication-assisted treatment increased. If a substantial allocation of government funds becomes available, opioid treatment services will finally come into sharp national focus as scores of people finally obtain the help they need to stabilize and to recover.

In treating opioid addiction, research has shown that traditional abstinence-based programs which do not utilize medication assistance have a failure rate of 90%. Medication-assistance is a critical factor in helping opioid addicted people move into sustained recovery. The proposed $13 billion earmarked for opioid treatment services can make a huge difference all across the U.S. Methadone or buprenorphine (suboxone) coupled with counseling and drug testing comprise the gold standard of care in treating opioid addiction.

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Opioid Treatment Making A Difference

There is a great article in the Bismarck Tribune about the expansion of methadone services in Fargo, North Dakota. Fargo, like most other areas of the country, was impacted in recent years by numerous opioid-related overdose deaths.

The article reports that Cass County had 31 overdose deaths in 2016, but that number was reduced to 15 in 2017, due in part to the increased availability of naloxone (the medication that reverses opioid overdose).

While local ambulance calls have decreased in relation to opioid overdoses, the problem of opioid addiction remains a widespread and primary concern in the community.

The Tribune story reveals that more local residents are now enrolled in opioid treatment and are receiving the life-saving medication, methadone. Treatment that combines medication-assistance and counseling is the industry standard in quality care for those addicted to opioids.

The new Fargo-based clinic is reported to have 164 active patients currently enrolled in the methadone program. The clinic director, Mark Schaefer, is quoted as saying that while enrollment has been rapid, there remain many people in the local area with untreated opioid addiction.

The availability of treatment is making a difference. And medications like methadone, buprenorphine, and naloxone are providing a much needed solution to America’s opioid crisis.

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