Buffalo, New York Detox Centers

As New York’s second most populous city, Buffalo is fighting a major ongoing opioid epidemic to lower overdose death rates affecting families and local communities. Heroin and opioid addiction are some of Buffalo’s top public safety concerns, especially since intravenous heroin use is lending to increased cases of HIV and AIDS.

Buffalo, NY detox centers use treatments that can help local residents overcome physical dependency on any substance — including alcohol, cocaine, and deadly opioids like fentanyl and carfentanil. Use Addictions.com to learn more about available detox treatments, and to find a nearby detox center in Buffalo.

Buffalo Addiction Stats

Causes & Signs of Drug Abuse

Drug abuse can be caused by accidentally using high doses of prescription drugs, or by spending lots of time with individuals who drink and use drugs regularly. Other common causes of drug abuse include trauma, injury, and mental health disorders like OCD, PTSD, and bipolar disorder.

Physical signs of drug abuse:

  • Change in eating habits
  • Poor personal hygiene
  • Shaking and tremors
  • Tearing eyes

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Horizon Health Services

3020 Bailey Avenue
Buffalo, NY 14215

Erie County Medical Center Corporation Inpatient Detoxification Unit

462 Grider Street
9th Floor
Buffalo, NY 14215

Alcohol and Drug Dependency Services

291 Elm Street
Buffalo, NY 14203

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Getting Help in Buffalo

Buffalo, NY detox centers will customize treatments just for you based on the severity of your addiction and personal preferences. Treating your addiction at a detox center can lower your risk for relapse and serious health complications including seizures, hallucinations, and heart failure. Recover from oxycodone addiction in a safe, quiet residential environment at Erie County Medical Center Corporation Inpatient Detoxification Unit, or safely overcome a years-long alcohol addiction with help from Alcohol and Drug Dependency Services.

Choosing From Many Buffalo Detox Centers

Choosing the right detox center can be tough — especially when you’re also coping with addiction. Use these tips when researching your options for Buffalo, NY detox centers.

  • Treat a dual diagnosis

    A dual diagnosis is a mental health disorder that exists at the same time as addiction and may have triggered your addiction. Look for Buffalo, NY detox centers that can treat your dual diagnosis using behavioral counseling, medications, and other effective therapies.

  • Join support groups

    Twelve-step support groups like Alcoholics Anonymous go a long way toward keeping you sober and teaching you tips and tricks for avoiding relapse. Choose among Buffalo, NY detox centers that offer 12-step support groups so you can bond and network with other patients in recovery who share similar struggles.

  • Explore detox options

    Detox can be conducted using medications that relieve drug cravings and withdrawal symptoms, or can take place naturally in an environment surrounded by attentive medical staff who can monitor your progress. Ask Buffalo, NY detox centers about their detox methods, and how your recovery can be made most comfortable.

Contact Us

Buffalo, NY detox centers are ready to help you get clean and move on to a healthier, more fulfilling addiction-free life. Call our 24/7 confidential helpline at 800-654-0987 to speak with a drug abuse counselor about nearby detox centers in Buffalo devoted to fighting addiction.