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Frequently Asked Questions for Patients

How do I book an appointment on MarijuanaDoctors.com?

Booking an appointment on MarijuanaDoctors.com is quick and easy. Simply use the form on our site to search for and compare doctors in your area. Once you've selected your physician and appointment time, you can choose to pay in advance or at the doctor's office. You will receive appointment confirmation and directions to the doctor's office within 24 hours, and can reschedule at any time if needed.

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How much does it cost to book through MarijuanaDoctors.com?

Booking an appointment through MarijuanaDoctors.com is absolutely free. You only pay for your doctor's visit, which you can do at their office, or in advance through our online payment system. A typical visit with one of our in-network doctors will cost between $100 and $250. Also, our new MyDoc Recommendation program is absolutely free and your doctor visit may be covered by your insurance. The MyDoc program is designed to educate physicians unfamiliar with marijuana treatment and laws on the benefits and legalities, and to simplify the process of issuing you a recommendation.

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Do I need to be referred by my primary care doctor in order to book through MarijaunaDotors.com?

No. Anyone who may benefit from medicinal marijuana that lives in a state in which medical marijuana is legalized may use our online booking system.

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Do your doctors take my insurance?

No. Insurance companies currently do not cover medical marijuana; therefore none of our in-network doctors accept insurance. However, our new MyDoc Recommendation program helps you visit your own primary care physician for a medical marijuana recommendation, which means you will most likely be able to use your insurance for that visit.

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Will my information be kept private?

Absolutely. MedicalMarijuanaDoctors.com will treat your information with the upmost confidentiality. We will never add your name to any state list. And we will only discuss your private information for verification purposes. Your visit to a medical marijuana doctor is considered part of your confidential medical record and your doctor will only discuss your medical condition and your marijuana recommendation for verification purposes. For more information, please view our Privacy Policy and Terms of Use.

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What are the standards for admission of doctors into MarijuanaDoctors.com?

MarijuanaDoctors.com has adopted strict standards in evaluating the doctors allowed to join our network of trusted physicians. Only qualified, licensed, USMLE board certified physicians who are in good standing are eligible for listing on MarijuanaDoctors.com. Each physician meets his or her state’s specific requirements for recommending medical marijuana. And each doctor and doctor group is confirmed via telephone by a MarijuanaDoctors.com representative.

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What do I need to bring with me to my appointment?

You must provide a valid state-issued ID or Driver's License, and bring along any necessary medical documentation to support your diagnosis. This includes recent medical records, prescriptions, physician's letter, chiropractor's letter, x-rays, MRI's or any other documentation that you think can help.

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How long is a medical marijuana recommendation valid for?

Recommendations are typically valid for up to one year. We advise you to make an appointment before the expiration date so that you can be re-evaluated and obtain a renewal of your physician recommendation.

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How do I qualify for Medical Marijuana in Maine?

In order to legally grow, consume and possess Medical Marijuana in the state of Maine, you must obtain an authenticated, written certification from a physician licensed in the state of Maine, with whom you maintain a bona fide relationship with, stating that that you might benefit from the medical use of marijuana.

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Which medical conditions or ailments are eligible for medical marijuana in Maine?

Patients in Maine diagnosed with the following illnesses are afforded legal protection under the Maine Medical Marijuana Act: cancer, glaucoma, HIV/AIDs, hepatitis C, amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (Lou Gehrig's Disease), Crohn's disease, agitation of Alzheimer's disease, nail-patella syndrome or the treatment of these conditions; a chronic or debilitating disease or medical condition or its treatment that produces intractable pain; a chronic or debilitating disease or medical condition or its treatment that produces one or more of the following: cachexia or wasting syndrome; severe nausea; seizures, including but not limited to those characteristic of epilepsy; or severe and persistent muscle spasms, including but not limited to those characteristic of multiple sclerosis; or any other medical condition or its treatment approved by the department as provided.

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Where can I purchase medical marijuana in Maine?

According to Maine medical marijuana law, patients and their caregivers may grow medical marijuana for the patient's private use and may possess 2.5 ounces and six plants, three of which may be mature. The Maine Department of Health and Human Services is currently in the process of establishing 8 non-profit dispensaries, where patients and caregivers will be able to purchase medical marijuana. These dispensaries are expected to open in 2011. Visit PotLocator.com to find one near you.

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