OPIOID ADDICTIONMedication-Assisted Treatment
OPIOID ADDICTION IS A COMPLEX DISEASE THAT REQUIRES INDIVIDUALIZED ATTENTION AND TREATMENT OPTIONS. DR. JOYAL IS COMMITTED TO HELPING PATIENTS MAINTAIN DIGNITY THROUGHOUT THE PROCESS OF RECLAIMING CONTROL OF THEIR LIVES AND OFFERS A FULL SPECTRUM OF OPTIONS FOR MEDICATION-ASSISTED TREATMENT (MAT).
daily use tablets/films
(suboxone®, bunavail™, zubsolv®)
6 month implant
daily use tablets
60 day implant
Dr. Joyal is also one of a small group that has been certified in the treatment of implanted buprenorphine rods used for opioid addiction treatment.
According to the American Society of Addiction Medicine:
Relative to outpatient, abstinence-oriented drug addiction treatment, office-based outpatient treatment (OBOT) with buprenorphine improves six-month treatment engagement, significantly reduces cravings, illicit opioid use and mortality and improves psychosocial outcomes…
Extended-release injectable naltrexone can essentially eliminate the rewarding effects of self-administered opioids, thereby dramatically reducing opioid use and opioid-related health and social problems.”
Break free from addiction.