Qualifying Conditions for Medical Marijuana in Florida

To legally use medical marijuana in the state of Florida, a resident of the state must be examined by a medical professional, licensed to prescribe medical marijuana. Medical professionals must follow strict guidelines in the prescribing of medical marijuana. One of those requirements is for the medical professional to observe or verify the patient has a qualifying condition, making them eligible to receive a medical marijuana card and a recommendation to obtain the medication. Below is a partial list of the qualifying conditions:

  • Cancer
  • Epilepsy
  • Glaucoma
  • HIV/AIDS
  • PTSD
  • Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis
  • Crohn’s Disease
  • Parkinson’s Disease
  • Multiple Sclerosis
  • Terminal Conditions
  • Chronic Pain
  • Medical Conditions of the Same Kind or Class 
  • Cancer
  • Epilepsy
  • Glaucoma
  • HIV/AIDS
  • PTSD
  • Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis
  • Crohn’s Disease
  • Parkinson’s Disease
  • Multiple Sclerosis
  • Terminal Conditions
  • Chronic Pain
  • Medical Conditions of the Same Kind or Class 

If you do not see your condition listed above, you may still qualify
The state of Florida includes the qualifier “Medical Conditions of the Same Kind or Class.” These conditions are similar to the ones in the list above and are determined at the discretion of the medical professional licensed by the state of Florida. These conditions include but are not limited to:

  • ADHD
  • Anxiety
  • Autism
  • Depression
  • Diabetes
  • Peripheral Neuropathy
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Arthritis
  • Headache/Migraine
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • And other treatable conditions
  • ADHD
  • Anxiety
  • Autism
  • Depression
  • Diabetes
  • Peripheral Neuropathy
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Arthritis
  • Headache/Migraine
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • And other treatable conditions

Your Next Steps with Neurology of Cannabis
When you visit Neurology of Cannabis, Dr. Stein will use a variety of methods to evaluate and verify your qualifying condition(s). Patients who visit Neurology of Cannabis enjoy a positive, non-judgemental, and professional environment in which to share medical concerns. All aspects of your visits and treatment plan are strictly confidential. For more than 25 years Dr. Stein has provided patients with insightful medical treatment with a specialization in neurology. He will review your medical needs and in a private, relaxed atmosphere, recommend a personalized medical marijuana treatment plan.

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About Neurology of Cannabis

Located in beautiful Sarasota, Florida, the offices of Neurology of Cannabis are open to all full-time and seasonal Florida residents exploring medical treatment options with medical marijuana.

At Neurology of Cannabis, we are passionate about the effective use of medical marijuana to transform the health of our patients.

Our mission is to improve the quality of life for all Floridians through the responsible use of cannabis.

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Address

5602 Marquesas Circle, Suite 108
Sarasota, Florida 34233

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Hours

Monday to Friday: 9am –  5pm

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Phone

(941) 218-1788

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Email

info@neurologyofcannabis.com