Drug & Alcohol Detox Near Atlanta
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How To Begin Inpatient Drug Or Alcohol Detox near Atlanta

We simplified the admissions procedure at Sunrise Detox Alpharetta, so you are able to commence inpatient drug and alcohol detox immediately. Just phone (678) 928-6557 to speak with a member of our admissions team. During this call, we'll assist you with healthcare coverage, transportation, and any other issues that come up during admissions.

Upon your arrival, you’ll undergo a thorough evaluation from a licensed clinician. We’ll design a treatment strategy centered around your health history, what substances are in your body and any current medical conditions you may have. At this point, we'll escort you to your room and help you prepare for the detox procedure.


People We Treat

Our services are focused on your specific circumstances and individualized plan of treatment. Our well-trained medical staff manages withdrawal symptoms, so your detox is as tolerable as possible. We also provide behavioral services including group therapy, individual therapy, and peer support to help find the reasons behind your substance use.

Sunrise Detox Alpharetta treats adults ages 18 and older who want a safety-focused way to cleanse the body of drugs or alcohol. Our expert healthcare professionals handle many kinds of substance use, like:

  • Alcohol
  • Amphetamines
  • Ativan
  • Benzodiazepines
  • Cocaine
  • Codeine
  • Fentanyl
  • Heroin
  • Hydrocodone
  • Klonopin
  • Methadone
  • Opiates
  • OxyContin
  • Percocet
  • Roxicodone
  • Valium
  • Xanax

Read These Tips Before You Come To Detox near Atlanta

Although we generally admit individuals to Sunrise Detox immediately, there are a few things you can do to prepare to make your stay with us as pleasant as possible.

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What To Bring

A typical inpatient detox at Sunrise lasts 5-10 days, although it could take longer based on the types of substances that are in your body. As an inpatient residential facility, we supply your basic necessities, but you’ll want to bring some personal items:

  • Comfortable Clothes, shoes, and outerwear
  • Personal care products
  • Reading materials
  • An iPod or music player
  • Prescription and over-the-counter medications
  • Unopened cigarettes vaping devices, pods, E-cigarettes

Some personal belongings, including shaving implements or hair straighteners, are approved but should be given to staff upon admittance and requested when needed. All medicine is must stay in its original package with valid labels and is reviewed during admissions and kept in a safe place. Our skilled nursing staff will dispense approved medicines at suitable times.

You are welcome to bring your service animal. When you are bringing a service animal with you, please notify us ahead of time and submit valid certification for your animal.

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Your safety is our top priority. If you are looking to have someone transport you to our treatment center, just ask, and we will be happy to arrange a ride any time of day or night.

What To Look For When Arriving At Sunrise

Sunrise Detox strives to provide individualized service. We are most successful in this endeavor when you communicate with us in an honest manner in the admissions stage. During this process, we will:

  • Give you a complete medical and psychological assessment
  • Scan your bags for unapproved items or controlled substances
  • Administer a urine drug test
  • Help you settle into your room to get comfortable

What Families Should Expect

We collaborate with numerous families like your own to get those you care about the treatment they require. Shortly after the admissions phase is complete, we’ll call you to update you on the patient’s condition and how family members can support them throughout detox. Family involvement can be a large part of recovery, we encourage our patients to join family therapy sessions and to support each other in order to fully recover.

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We Can Advise You On Costs And Insurance

Sunrise Detox is happy to work with numerous commercial insurance policies. In advance of your arrival, we verify your plan with your insurance provider and aim for them to pay for as much of your treatment as possible.

If you do not have insurance or your policy doesn’t cover detox, we offer affordable self-pay rates we can present to you and your family.

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We Will Assist With Employer-Related Documentation

Detox requires leaving behind your regular routine for a short while to focus on recovery -- and that includes work. During your time in our care, we can help you complete any documentation you require and communicate with your employer about getting authorized leave from work. We aid you with:

  • FMLA documentation
  • Short-term disability
  • Doctor’s notes
  • Engagement with your EAP
  • Collaborating with your union rep
  • Court-ordered filings

Contact us at any hour for further help if you have specific questions about taking a break from your employment for inpatient detox in Atlanta.

Contact Us Today To Find Out More About Inpatient Alcohol Or Drug Detox near Atlanta

To inquire about detox, phone or text (678) 928-6557 or fill out the form below. We will typically get you admitted and commence care the same day!