Our directing physician Dr. Tim Nguyen, is certified to deliver treatment for opioid dependence and addiction. Most individuals who have developed an opioid dependence, were ones prescribed painkillers to provide relief after an injury or a surgical procedure. Medications such as hydrocodone (Vicodin), oxycodone (Percodan, Percocet, OxyContin), and hydromorphone (Dilaudid) all contain opioids. The most common opioid is a street drug called heroin, and the majority of individuals who transition to using heroin were ones addicted to opioids. An opioid addiction can manifest as a psychological and a physical dependence, and we are here to ease your symptoms.