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The Coleman Institute’s Dr. Nathan Moore featured in WestWord‘s article on kratom addiction

Dr. Nathan Moore, of the Coleman Institute’s Denver location, was recently quoted in Westword’s article, “Kratom Addiction: Colorado Clinics’ Widely Different Reports.”

One reason kratom, a popular herb of Southeast Asian origin, remains so controversial is because there’s no consensus about its safety as a pain reliever or effectiveness as a tool for helping people get off heroin and other opiates. Take a recent post in which one Colorado parent said the substance turned his son into a jittery wreck and another claimed it had literally saved her daughter’s life.

A similar disconnect is evident among clinicians in Colorado.

“We’re seeing quite a lot of kratom-use disorders, and it seems to be on the rise,” says Dr. Nathan Moore, a board-certified addiction specialist currently working with the Denver branch of the Coleman Institute, a treatment center with offices across the country. Moore adds that ending a dependency on the substance shares plenty in common with the process involved in kicking the aforementioned deadly drugs.

Read the full article here.

The Coleman Institute’s Opioid and Alcohol Detox Treatments are Now Covered by Anthem Virginia

Anthem approved logo for TCI use 70918 250The Coleman Institute, a BayMark Health Services Company, is pleased to announce the acceptance of Anthem Virginia commercial insurance plans for withdrawal management services at the Richmond, VA location. Covered individuals can now participate in both the uniquely comfortable outpatient withdrawal management protocol, also known as detoxification, as well as longer term naltrexone therapy for the treatment of opioid and alcohol use disorders. Read the full article here

Dr. Peter Coleman Voted Top Addiction Doc

DR. COLEMAN photo 150The Coleman Institute, a BayMark Health Services Company, is honored to have National Medical Director and company founder Dr. Peter Coleman voted a Top Addiction Medicine Doc for 2018 in Richmond, VA. Richmond Magazine included the category of Addiction Medicine for the first time in 2014. Every year since then, Dr. Coleman has been included among the top 5 physicians, indicating his continued level of excellence in the field. Read The Full Article Here.

Emotionally Naked Interviews Dr. Peter Coleman – Part One

Ann Moss Rogers of Emotionally Naked interviews Dr. Peter Coleman to learn more about the Coleman Institute and opioid addiction. The Coleman Institute believes it is important for families to be well educated on the treatment options that are available so they can help their loved ones find the road to recovery.

Watch part one of the interview between Ann Moss Rogers and Dr. Peter Coleman to learn more about opioid addiction, the Coleman Institute’s detox program and the best approach to take as a family member of a loved one who is addicted to opioids.