DRS femme1 480x400DRS femme1 480x400



PotBanner narrow

PotBanner narrow

Medical Detox Centers In Alberta

Medical detox centers across Alberta utilize other drugs to alleviate dangerous and or life-threatening withdrawal symptoms, and are capable of treating all street drug addictions, pain medication addictions, severe alcoholism, and heroin addiction. Families and addicts can choose the proper medical detox process through an addiction assessment, but it is important to ensure further rehabilitation is organized after medical detox is completed. Drug and alcohol medical detox methods within Alberta are typically very straightforward, and the average medical detox period will last one to two weeks, and sometimes longer depending on what the person will be withdrawing from. Regardless of the length of time needed for medical detox, this is an essential treatment method and will help anyone struggling with an addiction or substance abuse problem make a smooth transition into treatment. The benefit of medical detox is the constant supervision from medical professionals who will ensure the patient's safety through their detox.

DRS femme2

DRS femme2

For the people of Alberta who are addicted to very strong drugs, such as prescription drugs, medical detox is necessary before going through the rehabilitation process. The addict can attend a medical detox in Alberta or if none suit him or none are available; he can attend one outside of Alberta. The possibilities are very many when it comes to getting the help one needs.

The point of medical detox is to get the person off of the drug safely and get him through the withdrawal. This is done in an environment supervised by professionals, this way the person can be monitored, and the problems can be solved to make sure the person goes through withdrawal safely.

At DRS, we are here to help you figure out if you or a loved one needs to attend a medical detox before going through rehabilitation treatment. We can help you find a medical detox in Alberta or in other provinces for either yourself or someone close to you.

The information below will help you on how to find a medical detox in Alberta. The list could be incomplete, so if you have any questions, please don't hesitate to contact us at 1-877-254-3348.

List of Medical Detox in Alberta


marcel gemme author

Marcel Gemme

More Info

Marcel Gemme has been helping people struggling with addiction for over 19 years. He first started as an intake counselor for a drug rehabilitation center in 2000. During his 5 years as an intake counselor, he helped many addicts get the treatment they needed. He also dealt with the families and friends of those people; he saw first-hand how much strain addiction puts on a family and how it can tear relationships apart. With drug and alcohol problems constantly on the rise in the United States and Canada, he decided to use the Internet as a way to educate and help many more people in both those countries. This was 15 years ago. Since then, Marcel has built two of the largest websites in the U.S. and Canada which reach and help millions of people each year. He is an author and a leader in the field of drug and alcohol addiction. His main focus is threefold: education, prevention and rehabilitation. To this day, he still strives to be at the forefront of technology in order to help more and more people.

Meet an Expert

Sylvain Fournier

Sylvain Fournier | Bio

Across Canada, there are many different treatment options to choose from, private, government-funded, inpatient, and outpatient. See More