Donna Eget, DO
12:45 - 1:45 pm
Sublicade, the Injectable Form of Buprenorphine
Dr. Donna Eget is the owner and primary physician of Medicus Urgent Care in Dunmore, PA.
1. Understand what Sublocade is, it’s indications, contraindications and side effects.
2. Understand how Sublocade works.
3. Understand the benefits of Sublocade vs. traditional buprenorphine.
4. Understand the potential use of Sublocade to wean patients from traditional opioids.
Dr. Donna Eget grew up along the banks of the Susquehanna River in West Nanticoke, PA. She graduated from Bishop Hoban High School, The University of Scranton, and the Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine. After completing her residency in emergency medicine at Newark-Beth Israel Medical Center in New Jersey, she returned to NEPA to practice as a staff physician and emergency department director.
In 2009, she opened Medicus Urgent Care in Dunmore, and expanded her practice to include addiction medicine. She holds dual board certification in emergency medicine and addiction medicine, edited of Vital Signs, The Journal of the Lackawanna County Medical Society, and served as president of the LCMS in 2021.
Her hobbies include gardening, traveling, golf and writing fiction. She lives with her family in Clarks Summit, PA.
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