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Medical Detox Program

cozy and home-like meeting room in a medical detox treatment program facilityThe initial decision to seek addiction treatment can be liberating, but the early days of treatment can be challenging. While you may feel ready to commit to long-term sobriety, getting through those initial withdrawal symptoms can be difficult. A medical detox treatment program offers a safe, supervised approach to eliminating drugs or alcohol from your system by providing expert medical care and support.

At Virtue Recovery Killeen, our medical detox program is designed to provide the best possible care to our clients and offers the best chance of a successful recovery. Medical detox helps clients manage and overcome the physical withdrawal symptoms related to quitting drugs or alcohol, such as insomnia, headaches, anxiety, nausea, and sweating.

If you or a loved one could benefit from a substance abuse treatment program in Texas, call Virtue Recovery Killeen at 866.843.0545, and our compassionate staff will be happy to answer any questions or get you started.

What Sets a Medical Detox Treatment Program Apart from Other Forms of Detox?

After an initial evaluation and intake process with your medical provider, detox is the next step toward combating substance use disorder. However, not all detox programs are the same.

Medical detox is different in that it takes place under the close supervision of medical professionals specializing in addiction treatment. They can provide prescription medications as needed to help reduce any uncomfortable withdrawal symptoms. This program is best suited for people who are physically dependent on drugs or alcohol and may be at risk for extremely adverse effects of withdrawal, such as seizures.

At Virtue Recovery Killeen, our medical detox treatment program uses evidence-based practices to ensure that clients are as safe and comfortable as possible while undergoing detoxification. We provide 24/7 expert medical care that includes close monitoring of vital signs and one-on-one individualized support for our clients.

What You Can Expect in Medical Detox

The goal of medical detox is to help and support clients through the detoxification process without any life-threatening complications or relapse. Our team of medical professionals will create an individualized treatment plan that addresses each client’s unique needs and goals.

During your stay at Virtue Recovery Killeen, you can expect to receive:

  • 24/7 medical monitoring and care
  • Access to psychological services
  • Individualized care and attention
  • Medically supervised detox services
  • Personalized activities designed to promote healing and recovery
  • Nutritional guidance and education
  • Referrals to aftercare programs and other addiction treatment services

Emotional support is also an integral component of medical detox. Our team is here to provide understanding, guidance, comfort, and support during this challenging time so our clients can focus on recovery. Many of those in our care also struggle with co-occurring mental health conditions like anxiety or depression, and our trained medical team is here to help those individuals manage their symptoms while detoxing.

When your stay in medical detox has ended, you will be well-equipped to continue your journey of sobriety and recovery. Our outpatient programs offer further treatment, support, and guidance in your recovery process, and our staff is here to assist you along the way. Medical detox services can help you build a foundation for lifelong recovery. As you transition to the next phase of treatment, you will better understand your needs, how to manage them, and what it takes to live a life of recovery.

Call Virtue Recovery Killeen for Medical Detox Services

At Virtue Recovery Killeen, we understand the challenges of breaking the cycle of addiction and beginning recovery from substance use disorder. Our medical detox team is here to ensure the transition to sobriety is as smooth and comfortable as possible. Call us today at 866.843.0545 or reach out to us online to get started.