New York City Medical Marijuana Card Doctors

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How To Get a Medical Marijuana Card in New York City

Book an Appointment

Schedule by filling out the form above or call/text us at 240-356-1000 to set up your consultation over the phone. We offer same-day appointments, so you can be seen by our doctor within 15 minutes of scheduling!

Talk to a Doctor

Our doctor will determine whether you qualify for a medical card after a quick 10-15 minute evaluation.

Get Your Card

If approved, you'll receive your written certification the same day which you can then use to apply online with the state for your card.

How to Apply for a Medical Marijuana Card in NYC

We are currently only offering telemedicine evaluations in New York. Telemedicine means you can have an online video call with our doctor using a computer, smartphone or tablet. To get started, you can schedule online now.

You can also call our support team at 240-356-1000, and we will be happy to set up an appointment for you. We'll send you a link via email that you can use to access our virtual waiting room at your scheduled appointment time. From here our doctor will start the video call and evaluate you to determine whether you qualify for a medical marijuana card in New York. It's that easy!

New York City Medical Card Requirements

New York City requires that patients looking to register for a medical marijuana card meet specific requirements.

You must be a New York resident. There is no age requirement, however patients under the age of 18 will need a parent or guardian to register as their caregiver.

To qualify, you must be diagnosed with one of the following state-approved medical conditions:

  • Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS)
  • Cancer
  • Chronic pain
  • Epilepsy
  • HIV or AIDS
  • Huntington’s disease
  • Inflammatory bowel disease
  • Multiple sclerosis
  • Neuropathy
  • Parkinson’s disease
  • Post-traumatic stress disorder
  • Spinal cord injury with spasticity

Your diagnosis must also be accompanied with at least one of the following associated conditions or symptoms:

  • Cachexia or wasting syndrome
  • Opioid use disorder
  • PTSD
  • Seizures
  • Severe nausea
  • Severe or chronic pain
  • Severe or persistent muscle spasms
If you have a qualifying condition with medical documentation (such as medical records, pill bottles, office visit summaries, or a letter from a doctor stating your diagnosis), then you're ready to be seen by our doctor to get certified!
 
If you have a qualifying condition but DON'T have medical documentation, call or text us at 240-356-1000 so that we can schedule you with a doctor that can diagnose and then a doctor that can certify you. We do not charge extra for the diagnosis.

Our licensed marijuana doctor will evaluate you based on your current health condition, medical history, and any documentation you are able to provide as proof. If approved, we will then issue the written certification form needed to apply with the state as a patient within 24 hours.

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NYC Medical Marijuana Card Appointment

Getting your Medical Marijuana Card is now easier than ever with Green Health Docs' convenient online appointments. Click the link below to schedule your Telemedicine Medical Marijuana Card appointment.

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New York City Medical Marijuana Certification Process

The certification process in NYC is similar to many other states. Patients will need to obtain a Physician Written Certification Form from a licensed medical marijuana doctor first in order to apply with the state for a medical card.

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    Schedule an appointment with a licensed medical marijuana doctor.
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    Speak with the doctor to find out if you qualify.
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    Obtain your written certification form and apply with the state.
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    Get your electronic medical marijuana ID card and start purchasing at dispensaries!

Have questions About Medical Cannabis in New York City?

Apply For Your Medical Marijuana Card in NYC Today

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With New York medical marijuana dispensaries now open, qualified New York City residents now have access to medical marijuana. In order to purchase medical marijuana at state-licensed dispensaries, patients must be seen by a doctor approved by the New York Department of Health. The Department of Health governs the entire New York marijuana program. All of our doctors at Green Health Docs are approved by the state to certify patients for the New York medical marijuana program.

At Green Health Docs, we like to make things simple for you. Getting a New York medical marijuana card is a straightforward process, to qualify you must:

(1) Be a resident of the state of New York. There is no age restriction. Patients under the age of 18 will require a parent or guardian to register as their caregiver.

(2) Be diagnosed with one of the state-approved qualifying medical conditions. You will need to have at least one form of medical proof of your diagnosis such as a prescription bottle, office visit summary, or a letter from your doctor.

(3) Be evaluated by a New York state-approved medical marijuana doctor. Each doctor at Green Health Docs is registered with the state and can certify you for a medical marijuana card. Once approved, we'll issue your physician written certification the same day.

(4) Register with the New York Department of Health. We are happy to help our patients register with the state, if you're having trouble just give us a call or text at 240-356-1000 for assistance.

Once you are certified by a doctor and approved by the state, you will receive your electronic ID card that will allow you to start legally purchasing medical marijuana from any dispensary in the state of New York.

New York medical marijuana dispensaries are now open with a variety of products available. We have many locations listed on our New York dispensary page and we will continue to update this as more dispensaries open. It is important to note that patients can go to ANY dispensary in the state, so try them all and pick your favorites!

Green Health Docs has helped over 100,000 patients nationwide get their medical marijuana cards and through our experience the last 4 years, we understand how the process works better than anyone. All of our New York doctors are passionate about their work and enjoy seeing the improvements in patients’ lives thanks to medical marijuana. In addition to excellent customer service, our doctors and staff will provide you with marijuana education regarding your specific condition so that you can use this information along with the help of the dispensary to find the best form and strain of marijuana for you.

With New York medical marijuana evaluations now available online, we look forward to combating the nation’s opioid epidemic and giving the residents of New York City and the surrounding areas access to this natural medication! Remember, Green Health Docs is a family of patients, doctors, and activists and we are here to help you every step of the way in obtaining your New York medical marijuana card. Schedule online now or call 240-356-1000 and we’ll be happy to answer any questions or set up your consultation over the phone.

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Frequently Asked Questions

Green Health Docs is one of the only medical marijuana evaluation clinics owned and operated by a licensed medical doctor. Most of our staff, including our local support center, are medical marijuana patients themselves who have been through the process before and are knowledgeable and passionate about helping others get their cards. Our goal is to make every step in the process as quick and easy as possible for you.

We are proud to offer online medical marijuana card services in New York with the goal of helping more patients across the nation take back control of their lives and health with medical cannabis! We have helped thousands of patients nationwide navigate their state’s marijuana programs and laws. We look forward to helping you get your card too!