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About
Jeffrey Stuckert, MD

As an American Board of Emergency Medicine (ABEM) certified physician, Dr. Jeffrey Stuckert, M.D. has practiced clinical emergency medicine in Ohio for 29 years. He currently serves as the CEO and Medical Director of Northland, an outpatient drug and alcohol treatment center and The Ridge, an inpatient treatment center near Cincinnati, and has personally attended to more than 70,000 emergency-room patients. Dr. Stuckert has served as Chairman and Medical Director of Emergency Medicine Departments of both the Christ Hospital and Deaconess Hospital for 22 of his 29 years, supervising all clinical personnel and administrative operations of those divisions.

Articles by Jeffrey Stuckert, MD:

  • Opioid Dependence and Withdrawal
    17 May 2016

    A person is said to have physical opioid dependence if they have high ‘tolerance’ of opioids, meaning they need more of the opioid to get the desired effect. Opioid withdrawal […]

  • How Is Suboxone Treatment Different than Drug Abuse?
    17 May 2016

    Physicians who treat opioid addiction also have the option of utilizing ‘medication-assisted treatment,’ and the most common medications used in the treatment of opioid dependence today are methadone, naltrexone, and […]

  • Seeking Drug and Alcohol Treatment for Employees
    17 May 2016

    If you currently know of or have known of an employee who needs drug and alcohol treatment, it is likely that you are frustrated. As an employer, you have a […]