“As we’ve seen heroin and fentanyl usage increase in Virginia over the last few years, AppleGate strives to provide proven treatment options for the disease of opioid addiction,” stated Mike Saul, Division President of AppleGate Recovery.
BLACKSBURG, Va. (PRWEB) August 08, 2019
AppleGate Recovery, a BayMark Health Services Company, announced the opening of its physician’s office-based opioid treatment facility in Blacksburg, VA. AppleGate Recovery Blacksburg will provide proven medication-assisted treatment (MAT) with buprenorphine or Suboxone® by prescription, supported by counseling. AppleGate now provides care for individuals struggling with opioid addiction at 16 clinics in 7 states, including two in the state of Virginia.
“As we’ve seen heroin and fentanyl usage increase in Virginia over the last few years, AppleGate strives to provide proven treatment options for the disease of opioid addiction,” stated Mike Saul, Division President of AppleGate Recovery. “Experience has shown us that when patients are provided a combination of medication, counseling and other support services, they have a chance to reclaim their lives and experience long-term recovery.”
AppleGate Recovery medical providers utilize buprenorphine and buprenorphine compounds, also known by the brand names Suboxone® Zubsolv®, Bunavail® to help patients control withdrawal symptoms and cravings for opioids. In addition to medication services, AppleGate provides counseling, lab services and case management. This proven treatment model wraps supportive services around medication to address both the physical addiction as well as the causes and consequences of that addiction.
To support the community, AppleGate Blacksburg also conducts REVIVE! training classes for individuals and first responders interested in learning how to properly use the life-saving medication Narcan®.
Located at 210 Professional Park, Suite 9, Blacksburg, VA, AppleGate is open 9am-5pm Monday through Thursday and 9am-4pm on Fridays. Patients may be seen off hours by appointment.
For more information, visit: http://www.AppleGateRecovery.com or to schedule an appointment or REVIVE! Training call 540.200.1309.
About BayMark Health Services:
BayMark Health Services provides medication-assisted treatment to more than 50,000 patients in recovery from substance use disorder across the United States and Ontario, Canada. Our outpatient programs deliver medically supervised treatment, in a variety of modalities and settings, to meet the diverse needs of our patients who struggle with the use of opioids, alcohol and other prescription and illicit substances. The BayMark continuum of patient-focused services includes: highly structured opioid treatment programs utilizing methadone or buprenorphine and outpatient buprenorphine treatment programs, both of which incorporate counseling as part of an individualized treatment plan for opioid use disorder. Additionally, ambulatory withdrawal management services with naltrexone therapy, and inpatient detoxification services are offered for a variety of substance use disorders.