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Addiction medicine

Drug and alcohol addiction is a complex, chronic disease that includes compulsive drug seeking and use. With a treatment plan, addictions can be managed successfully and patients can recover and regain control of their lives.

What you should know about addiction medicine

  • Drug and alcohol addiction can cause problems in life, but those may be addressed through addiction medicine. Long-term drug abuse causes changes in the brain, particularly around areas critical to decision-making and behavior control.

Why choose Geisinger for your addiction medicine?

  • Geisinger Marworth Alcohol & Chemical Dependency Treatment Center has helped more than 40,000 people from all walks of life overcome drug and alcohol addiction.
  • Our center — located in northeastern Pennsylvania — offers inpatient and outpatient treatment services in a peaceful, caring and confidential setting.
  • We provide family as well as individual counseling and support for anyone impacted by addiction.

Treats these conditions

The road to addiction recovery starts with Geisinger:

  • Alcohol addiction
  • Drug addiction

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