Licensed Physician - Outpatient Opioid Treatment Center in Pottstown, PA at Acadia Healthcare

Date Posted: 8/31/2020

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Part Time Physician - Opioid Treatment Center

Pottstown Comprehensive Treatment Center

  • Outpatient Treatment Center
  • Addiction
  • Adults 18+
  • Two days a week (14-16 hours) potential for an additional day

Location:  Pottstown, PA

Pottstown Comprehensive Treatment Center is a leading provider of medication assisted treatment for those who are grappling with opioid addiction. Providing programming options for individuals ages 18 and older, Pottstown Comprehensive Treatment Center offers complete care that incorporates a healthy mixture of clinically safe and effective medications and therapeutic interventions.

With a staff of trained counselors, nurses, and physicians, Pottstown Comprehensive Treatment Center gives patients an environment that is welcoming and secure so they can continue their journey towards a complete recovery. When those who are battling with addictions to opioids such as morphine, heroin, or prescription painkillers come to us for care, our compassionate staff members work tirelessly to monitor the administration of all medications used by patients to ensure that each individual obtains the best care that will support a victorious treatment outcome. The medications that we offer at Pottstown Comprehensive Treatment Center include:

  • Subutex
  • Suboxone
  • Methadone

The specific medication that is prescribed to the patient will be determined based on his or her treatment needs and health status. Throughout the course of treatment, adjustments to dosages can be made if it is deemed medically necessary. Any changes to medications and their dosages will be made based on the needs of the individual, and will be determined by a medical professional.