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5 Jan, 2018

The Fort Lauderdale Mayoral Debate

Fort Lauderdale Mayoral Debate

Attending the Debate As a physician working in Fort Lauderdale, I believed that I should attend the debate for mayor of Fort Lauderdale. The debate was held in the Abdo New River Room at the Broward Center for the Performing Arts, Thursday evening, January 4th, 2018. I parked in the parking garage across the street Read More

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29 Dec, 2017

Taper or Maintenance? Which is best?

suboxone taper

Suboxone taper or maintenance? Which is better? Is it best to stay on Suboxone long-term or to just do a Suboxone taper for a week or two? This is a good question and there are a lot of opinions out there on the topic. What does Suboxone taper mean? When your doctor gives you a Read More

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14 Dec, 2017

Free ZubSolv: How To Get It

free zubsolv

Free ZubSolv is available I have written about this topic of free ZubSolv and Free Suboxone in the past and I have posted videos on the topic as well. More than almost any other topic, people have reached out to get more information on free medication. Opioid detox in an outpatient setting works, but the Read More

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3 Dec, 2017

Injectable Suboxone? Introducing Sublocade

injectable suboxone

Injectable Subutex or injectable Suboxone: Have you wondered why this doesn’t exist? Now it does. Is there an Injectable Suboxone? Not exactly, but there is a new monthly injectable form of buprenorphine! Until now, for the treatment of OUD (Opioid Use Disorder), there has been essentially two ways to administer medication. So, if you have Read More

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16 Oct, 2017

How To Find A Suboxone Doctor In Fort Lauderdale

Suboxone Doctor in Fort Lauderdale

Finding a Suboxone Doctor in Fort Lauderdale is Easy If you are trying to quit heroin or fentanyl in Fort Lauderdale or Broward County, I want to let you know that you can do it. Or, if you are misusing opioid tablets, such as oxycodone, dilaudid or others, it is possible to stop now. The first Read More

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7 Oct, 2017

Oxycodone withdrawal: Can it kill you?

oxycodone withdrawal

Are you worried about oxycodone withdrawal? One of the sad facts of addiction is that quitting is put of for so long because of fear. You know that it cannot go on forever. However, the fear causes you to delay. Yet, you know that you must one day face oxycodone withdrawal. “Just one more day”, Read More

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20 Aug, 2017

Discipline To Do What It Takes To Be Successful

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Do you have discipline? When I speak to patients about what they want to do about their addiction and how I can help, I ask about discipline. What are you willing to do to get better? Discipline to do what it takes. Are you willing to do anything it takes to quit drugs? Are you Read More

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15 Aug, 2017

Integrity: Seeing The Whole Person

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Integrity in seeing the whole person. A human being is more than their disease. Unfortunately, human beings can become sick. Sometimes sickness doesn’t go away. It can linger and persist for a lifetime. We often feel empathy and compassion for the sick and suffering. Integrity means doing the right thing, helping in any way we Read More

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31 Jul, 2017

A higher Level Of Care

What is a higher level of care? A patient recently reached out to let me know that he had transferred to a fast tapering program because he required a “higher level of care”. I respect his decision and I want the best for him and his recovery program. I believe that everyone who struggles with Read More

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31 Jul, 2017

Courage: Having the courage to change everything.

Courage

Courage is required to look at your life and see what you need to change When it comes to getting treatment for addiction, making changes in your life is never easy. The natural thing to do is to leave things the way they are. Even when we are not happy with our lives as they Read More

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