Full Potential, Now! Episode 27 – Dr. Matt Felgus & Dr. Brian Lochen – Medication Assisted Treatment for Opioid Addiction
In this week’s episode of Full Potential, Now!, Ted dives deep into the supernova of medication assisted treatment. Join us as Ted sits down with returning guest Dr. Matthew Felgus, as well as newcomer Dr. Brian Lochen. This episode goes into the opioid crisis, getting on and off Suboxone, keys to great addiction treatment and practical advice for everyone, and more.
About Dr. Matthew Felgus:
Dr. Matthew Felgus is Board Certified in Addiction Medicine and Psychiatry and has a clinical faculty appointment to the UW Department of Psychiatry. He has been lecturing for the past 15 years on addiction and mental health issues to doctors and doctors-in-training as well as nurses, occupational therapists, physical therapists, and whoever else will listen. He has been interviewed on radio shows and TV news and has given over 100 lectures and presentations on substance use, and the bridge between substance use and mental health issues.
About Dr. Brian Lochen:
Dr. Brian Lochen is board certified by the American Board of Addiction Medicine and American Board of Family Medicine. He is a member of the American Society of Family Medicine, and founding member & Treasurer of the Wisconsin Society of Addiction Medicine. Brian has served as Medical Director for Tellurian since 1981.
This Week’s Ted Tool Resource
This week, we’d like to point you toward our page where you can Find a Rehab Center Near You.
We’d also like to recommend our previous 4-part episode with Dr. Matthew Felgus. Check it out for more great knowledge from Matt!