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Opioid Addiction Treatment in Louisville, Kentucky

Addiction is a dangerous disease. To overcome addiction to heroin, fentanyl, pain pills and other opioids, the compassionate team at AppleGate Recovery in Louisville is here for you. Located near Louisville, our Office-Based Opioid Treatment program is specially designed to address your individual needs. A physician will work with you one-on-one to find an appropriate dosage of prescription buprenorphine or buprenorphine compounds such as Suboxone.

Along with medication to help ease your withdrawal symptoms, we highly recommend taking advantage of substance use counseling services. We refer patients to counseling as a part of a whole-patient approach to overcome withdrawals and relapse triggers and rebuild confidence in every aspect of your life. Our highly professional opioid addiction center is fully certified, adhering to both Kentucky and Federal guidelines.


Outpatient Opioid Addiction Treatment in Louisville, Kentucky

Millions of people in the U.S. struggle with an addiction to both prescription and illicit opioids regardless of race, gender or age. If you are one of the many Kentucky residents struggling with opioid addiction, this is not the end of your story. Hope and healing are waiting at AppleGate Recovery in Louisville.

Our team of compassionate medical professionals is committed to providing the best care possible. Our Louisville outpatient treatment clinic specializes in medication-assisted treatment which counteracts the physical effects of opioid addiction, such as cravings and withdrawal symptoms.


Medication-Assisted Addiction Treatment Services for Residents in Louisville

As part of our whole-patient approach to patient care, AppleGate Recovery in Louisville focuses on medication-assisted treatment options. Using this evidence-based approach, we address the physical ramifications of opioid addiction so you can focus on other aspects of your recovery. Our medication-assisted treatment options include:

  • Buprenorphine treatment: This FDA-approved partial opioid agonist prevents patients from experiencing withdrawal symptoms and cravings. It attaches to the brain’s opioid receptors, activating them slightly. This ensures stronger opioids cannot attach to the receptors to produce euphoria, leaving you able to focus on your overall health.
  • Suboxone treatment: Suboxone is a combination of buprenorphine and naloxone, which is an opiate antagonist. By attaching to the brain’s opioid receptors but not activating them, naloxone prevents other opioids from taking effect. It can also cause withdrawal symptoms instantly if patients misuse it.
  • Medically Supervised Brixadi Treatment: At AppleGate Recovery Louisville, we offer medically supervised Brixadi treatment, an extended-release injectable form of buprenorphine. Brixadi is used to treat opioid use disorder and offers an alternative to Sublocade with some key differences. The Brixadi injection can be administered once per week or once per month and is a smaller injection that can be delivered through various sites on the body. Only a healthcare professional can administer this injection.
  • Medically Supervised Sublocade Treatment: Our Sublocade treatment is another option for combating opioid use disorder. Sublocade is an extended-release injectable form of buprenorphine, administered once a month after an initial seven-day treatment with a buprenorphine-based medication. The injection is given by a certified healthcare provider and releases medication slowly over the month, blocking the rewarding effects of opioids.
  • Medically Supervised Vivitrol Treatment: AppleGate Recovery Louisville also provides Vivitrol treatment, an FDA-approved injectable medication for opioid and alcohol addiction. Vivitrol works by binding to opioid receptors in the brain, blocking the effects of opioids and reducing cravings. This helps individuals focus on their recovery and treatment plans. Vivitrol is administered by a healthcare professional to ensure safe and effective treatment.
  • Comprehensive Psychiatric Medication Management: At AppleGate Recovery Louisville, we offer comprehensive psychiatric medication management services for individuals dealing with mental health disorders as outlined in the DSM-5. Our approach includes not only medication management but also a range of mental health services, particularly counseling, to support overall well-being.


Counseling Services

Along with medication-assisted treatment, our Louisville opioid treatment center encourages patients to take part in substance use counseling options we can refer you to, including:

  • Individual counseling: As you work through past trauma and gain relapse prevention strategies, you’ll be able to set goals for your recovery process and build a healthy support system.


Conditions We Treat

Our experienced team primarily addresses the following mental health conditions:

  • Generalized Anxiety Disorder (GAD): We provide tailored treatment plans to help manage and alleviate the symptoms of generalized anxiety disorder.
  • Depression: Our compassionate care includes medication and counseling to support individuals struggling with depression.
  • Bipolar Disorder (Bipolar I and II): We offer specialized treatment for both Bipolar I and Bipolar II disorders, focusing on mood stabilization and overall mental health.


Why You Should Choose AppleGate Recovery

If you’re ready to break the bonds of opioid addiction, finding the right treatment is a crucial decision. Our goal at AppleGate Recovery is to be a part of your recovery journey. With our team of addiction professionals by your side, you can trust our evidence-based treatment approach to your care. Our Louisville addiction treatment center offers many benefits:

  • Whole patient approach: To successfully guide you toward recovery, you need a program that encompasses all aspects of your care. Our medication-assisted treatment breaks your physical dependency. At the same time, referral to trusted counseling services ensures the underlying emotional and mental issues are also addressed.
  • Personalized care: Each individual who seeks treatment has their own specific needs. That’s why we take the time to understand your unique situation to create an effective treatment approach to your care.
  • Compassionate and discreet: Receive compassionate care from our team of addiction professionals who will treat you with the dignity and respect you deserve, ensuring your confidentiality.


Now Offering Case Management

Our case managers assess the patient’s specific needs and locate applicable services to meet those needs. They coordinate communication between medical providers, legal counselors, social workers, sober companions, recovery coaches and other community-based resources to ensure that you or your loved one’s therapeutic, medical and social needs are met.


Contact Us to Learn More About Our Outpatient Addiction Treatment Center in Louisville, Kentucky

The road to recovery is just one step away. When you contact AppleGate Recovery in Louisville, you’ll have the support you need to begin this challenging yet rewarding journey. Our outpatient care center is affordable. Plus, we work within your schedule, so you can continue your life while working on your recovery.

Call us today to learn more at 502.445.6325, or fill out our form below. We will get back to you shortly to schedule your consultation.


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It’s just like treatment for any other disease. Some people with substance use disorder will need months of treatment, and some need more. The FDA recommends the need for continuing MAT should be re‐evaluated periodically. There is no maximum recommended duration of maintenance treatment, and for some patients, treatment may continue indefinitely.
Medication alone is not sufficient. It’s intended as a whole-patient approach for those with substance use disorder. They can be on medication, but they also go to meetings and get involved with other recovery activities. There are many aspects to recovery so that people can rebuild their lives and thrive.
Treatment that includes medication is often the best choice for opioid addiction. If a person is addicted, medication allows him or her to regain a normal state of mind, free of drug-induced highs and lows. It frees the person from thinking all the time about the drug, reduces problems of withdrawal and helps people manage their addiction so that the benefits of recovery can be maintained.
Your health information is kept private, unless there is a signed consent to release records. Your privacy, along with creating a judgement free environment, are extremely important to us.

Our Medical Providers

Dr. David Britt


Dr. John Stocking


Cynthia Carter

Physician's Assistant

Monica Graves

Nurse Practitioner

Gina Hollingsworth

Nurse Practitioner

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