AppleGate Recovery Opens Physician Based Opioid Treatment Center In Richmond, VA
BayMark Health Services continues to improve accessibility to live-saving opioid addiction treatment.
AppleGate Recovery recently announced the opening of a new clinic in Richmond, VA affiliated with The Coleman Institute, both BayMark Health Services facilities. AppleGate provides medication-assisted treatment with buprenorphine or Suboxone® and counseling for the treatment of opioid addiction.
AppleGate Recovery now provides physician’s office-based, medication-assisted treatment (MAT) at 17 clinics in 7 states, including two in the state of Virginia located in Richmond and Blacksburg.
“AppleGate is proud to be opening a second location in the state of Virginia, an area that is in need of effective treatment providers to address the opioid crisis as it grows throughout the Midwest and Mid-Atlantic regions,” noted Mike Saul, AppleGate Division President for BayMark Health Services. “Medication-assisted treatment with buprenorphine is effective and offers an alternate treatment approach to meet our patients where they are at.”
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.
Keisha Wynn, Regional Director, Operations for AppleGate added, “The partnership of AppleGate Recovery with The Coleman Institute means that the Richmond community now has access to a variety of effective, medically-supervised outpatient treatment options in a single convenient location.”
Located at 204 N. Hamilton Street, Suite B, Richmond, VA 23221, AppleGate Recovery Richmond is open 8:30am-5pm Monday through Thursday and 8am-4:30pm on Fridays.
About BayMark Health Services & The Coleman Institute:
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, inpatient detoxification services are offered for a variety of substance use disorders.
For more than 20 years, the Coleman Institute has focused on treating opioid addiction and alcoholism with a unique, outpatient withdrawal management protocol supported by ongoing naltrexone therapy and recovery support.