Medication Assisted Treatment (MAT)
Ask your primary care doctor for more information on finding medication assisted treatment. Your doctor may know of new providers of MAT available to you.
Aegis Treatment Center- Aegis offers Medication Assisted Treatment (MAT) that includes counseling, the medication, and drug testing. The counseling part of the treatment is only offered at the Chico site, at this time. The medication is dispensed at the Redding location daily. You must make an appointment to be seen in Chico for your first appointment but can receive your medication at the Redding office daily. You can call or visit the Redding office to make an appointment for your first visit and receive more information about the process. The Redding office is located at 1147 Hartnell Ave, Redding CA 96002. Phone: (530) 222-7213 Hours of Operation: Mon-Fri: 5am-9:30am Saturday/Sunday: 5am-9:30am Holidays: 5am-9:30am.
Dr. Thomas Andrews at Psychiatric Care Center - Located at 2885 Churn Creek Rd, Redding CA. Phone: (530) 221-6303 Will treat pregnant women. Formerly practiced at Mercy Maternity. Does not accept Medi-Cal. Accepts private insurance like Blue Cross, Magellan, Blue Shield, Aetna, and others. Does intensive outpatient treatment – 3 hours per day for 3 days per week for 10 weeks. Counseling and mandatory urine drug testing are important parts of the Buprenorphine (Suboxone or Subutex) treatment therapy.