West Midtown Medical Group offers comprehensive health care and is in the in forefront of medicated-supported treatment and recovery. Buprenorphine, approved by the FDA in 2002, has shown to be a safe and effective alternative to methadone. Buprenorphine for the treatment of heroin and prescription opiate dependence is available for patients enrolled both in our opiate treatment program and in our chemical dependence outpatient program.
Our medical team of Board Certified physicians, registered physician assistants, and registered nurses will assess and begin you on the right addiction medication for you and continue to manage your medication through your recovery. Patients treated with buprenorphine have individualized treatment plans that include individual and group counseling and psychiatric assessments.
Please call Admissions at (212) 736-5900 ext.157 to set up an appointment.