Get A Bethesda Medical Marijuana CardThe secure and easy way to get a Medical Marijuana Recommendation in Bethesda Maryland.
How It Works?1.) Book Your Appointment – Click on “Get Started” and choose the city of Bethesda. Input your info and book an appointment with one of our licensed Maryland physicians near you. If you have not registered with the MMCC you can get your patient ID number here.
2.) Meet With A Physician in Bethesda to get Approved- Meet with one of our Bethesda doctors or Nurse Practitioners who will consult and evaluate you and get an understanding of your current ailments for approval. The consultation usually takes between 10-15 minutes. If you are not pre-approved your consultation is free.
3.) Meet the Doctor and Get Approved- Once you are approved, you will receive a medical marijuana recommendation of approval at the office. You’ll also receive details on the next steps that will grant you immediate access to the Maryland’s medical cannabis dispensaries.
4.) Request your Medical Marijuana Card- Once you are approved, you will receive a medical marijuana recommendation of approval at the office. You can go to dispensary that day to purchase cannabis. If you want a card you can request one from the MMCC portal in which you registered.
What you ReceiveOne Year Maryland Recommendation- Upon approval you’ll receive a Maryland certification for approval to use medical cannabis. With this you’ll be able to access medical cannabis and have access to dispensaries in all of Maryland, including Bethesda dispensaries.
Simple Process- Our process is made to be simple, and guides you through the process of getting your Bethesda Maryland medical marijuana card. Our doctors are available every day of the week and are ready to consult with patients to get them approved and into dispensaries.
About BethesdaBethesda, Maryland is a vibrant city located just northwest of Washington DC. In 2014 it placed first in Forbes list of must educated cities in the nation. Being that Bethesda is so close to Washington DC, many come to the city for its vibrant and thriving urban district, which includes over 200 restaurants, and over 20 art galleries.
About BethesdaSome of the landmarks in the Bethesda area include the National Institute of Health campus, Walter Reed National Military Medical Center, and the Consumer Product Safety Commission.
Bethesda, Maryland will be home to many medical marijuana dispensaries
Frequently Asked Questions
1Do I have to live in Bethesda to become a Medical Marijuana Patient in Maryland?
No. You do not have to be a resident of Bethesda. All that is required is that you are evaluated and approved by a licensed Maryland physician who recommends medical marijuana for patients. You do need to be a resident of Maryland.
2How do I qualify for medical marijuana in Maryland?
To qualify for medical marijuana in Maryland you must be at least 18 years of age, have a valid ID and have one of the qualifying conditions.
3What is the first step to getting a Maryland medical marijuana card?
The first step is to register with the Medical Cannabis Commission and obtain your Patient ID# here: https://mmcc.dhmh.maryland.gov/Registry/RegisterPatientCG.aspx?id=2 Once you have your Patient ID then you can book an appointment and meet with a Bethesda, Maryland physician to be evaluated and approved. You can also get your Patient ID number after but it is recommended to get it before.
4After I have my MMCC Patient ID#, what do I do then?
After you receive your MMCC patient ID, you can book an appointment with a licensed Bethesda Physician who is able to approved you for medical cannabis treatment.
5How can I find a registered physician?
We provide the physicians for you. The most difficult part of the process has usually been trying to find a practitioner who will approve you that is registered with the Maryland Cannabis Commission. We help make the process easier by allowing you to access to a physician who will approve you in Bethesda.
6My primary care is not registered, can I still get a recommendation from them?
No you can not. You can only get approved for medical marijuana from a practitioner that has registered with the Maryland Medical Cannabis Commission. And for that we provide you a physician so you do not need to go through your primary care physicians.
7Does Chronic Pain now qualify me for medical cannabis?
Yes it does! Maryland now allows people with Chronic Pain to be approved for medical marijuana use.
8What are the qualifying conditions?
Patients in Maryland will be approved for any condition. The most common diagnosis fall into the general categories: Chronic pain Cancer HIV AIDS Glaucoma PTSD Amyotrophic lateral Sclerosis (ALS) Parkinson’s Disease Multiple Sclerosis Spinal Cord Injury with Spasticity Epilepsy Inflammatory bowel Disease Neuropathy Huntington’s Disease Anorexia Cachexia Wasting Syndrome Severe Nausea Persistent muscle Spasms
9What is the Cost?
The cost is $200 and that covers your Medical Evaluation, your consultation with a Licensed Maryland practitioner registered with the Medical Marijuana program, and an authorized Certification for medical marijuana purchases. You pay only if you are approved.
10How long does the consultation usually take?
The medical evaluation usually takes 5-10 minutes.
11What do I do after I am approved and I get my Maryland medical marijuana recommendation from the physician?
If you have registered for your MMCC ID and given it to the doctor: A doctor’s recommendation is all you will need to purchase medical marijuana in Maryland. A physical card is optional. If you would like a hard card you can order one from the state for $50 after your doctor has uploaded your information into the patient portal. If you don’t have your MMCC ID#: Register with Maryland here http://mmcc.maryland.gov/Pages/patients.aspx. Send your number to your doctor in your portal or via email. And you are complete. A doctor’s recommendation is all you will need to purchase medical marijuana in Maryland. A physical card is optional. If you would like a hard card you can order one from the state for $50 after your doctor has uploaded your information into the patient portal.
12Once I get my card, what type of medicine can I buy from Maryland Dispensaries?
Bethesda, Maryland has some of the most diverse medical marijuana dispensaries allowing all patients access to a variety of medical cannabis options. If you get your MD Cannabis Card you get access to: Cannabis Dry Flower Cannabis Tinctures Cannabis Vapor Oil Cannabis Liquids Cannabis Oils
13Okay I think I have everything, now where can I go buy legal medical marijuana?
There are over 100+ dispensaries scheduled to open all over the state of Maryland. You can view a list of the nearest dispensaries to you here.
14I think i’m ready to get my card, how can I get things started?
Click “Get My Card Now” and we can get you approved!