Substance Abuse & Addiction
If deemed appropriate during the comprehensive psychiatric evaluation, Dr. Tyson may elect to provide a scheduled medication taper to assist patients in successfully undergoing the initial phases of recovery from certain substances. These services are strictly provided on an outpatient basis. Suboxone therapy is not yet available at Lee Side Wellness. But it should be noted that recent legislation (CARA) has been passed, making it possible for advanced practice nurses to begin prescribing Suboxone to help treat patients with opiate use disorder. Stay tuned for more details!