Addiction Services from Memphis, Tennessee

Mark G. Luttrell M.D. in Memphis, Tennessee, provides a range of psychiatry and addiction services, helping people make lasting changes and improvements in their lives. Nothing is more important to us than your well being.

Psychiatry & Addiction Services

Our staff is experienced in a host of therapy and addiction services. From personal counseling and psychotherapy sessions to addiction treatment methods, we are a full-service treatment facility. Specializing in multiple forms of addiction, our programs are extensive, providing outside clinic support, and 30-minute to 1 hour appointment times. In addition,we provide concierge services; you will have access to your doctor 24/7, and home/office visits are offered.

Psychiatric - Mental Disorders

Dr. Luttrell can assess an individual to determine the mental state of mind. While each case is unique general therapy can help patients to get the following disorders under control to allow them to live a healthier, stable life.

  • Major Depression
  • Generalized Anxiety Disorder
  • Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Schizophrenia
  • Autism
  • Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
  • Eating Disorder
  • Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)

Treating Addictions

All patients undergo an introductory phase, allowing us to assess the specific needs and address the issue there dependence . It is often necessary to treat addictions with drugs, weaning patients off the substance.

Counselor - Addiction Services in Memphis, TN

After the first month we engage patients in therapy, having them participate in group and individual sessions. During this time appropriate medications will be prescribed.  The final phase is where the patient is tapered off the drug that they were prescribed for opiate addiction and can remain in psychotherapy and  medication management. The ultimate goal is to bring patients to a healthier point, allowing them to think and act clearly and make better choices. Continued therapy is provided for all patients.

Medications and Treatment Programs

There are numerous pain management medications that are abused today. Our clinic offers Suboxone™  in conjunction with therapy services. All doses are tailored to the individual patient.

Our Suboxone™ Treatment Program is an 18-month program that uses Suboxone and Subutex, prescription medications used to treat adults with addictions to opiod drugs, such as hydrocodone (Lortabs, Dilaudid, Percocet, Heroin, Morphine, etc) or other painkillers, alongside counseling and therapy. Mandatory Monthly checkups are required for the duration of the program.

Induction month begins with a 90 to 120 minute interview and evaluation with physical exam by doctor and his associates. Allow at least 4 hours for evaluation in office the first day.  A Urine Drug Screen is performed. And determination of medication dosage within the first 24 hours.  Day 2 begins with interview with evaluation of first 24-hour response and medication dosage assessments.

Two week follow up visit is a 45 to 60 minute appointment to determine whether or not there is a need for a dosage change.  Mandatory Urine Drug Test. 

Monthly Mandatory checkups 30 to 45 minutes each.

Contact our offices in Memphis, Tennessee, to ask about our addiction services and pain management programs.