Medical marijuana is legal in the state of Maryland — that means those who live in the Lutherville/Timonium area could have access to medical cannabis right in their hometown. The drug is not legal for recreational use yet, but patients who are suffering from painful, debilitating, chronic or life-threatening conditions now have a chance to improve their quality of life.
If you’re looking for a registered doctor near you, consider these factors about Maryland’s medical marijuana program.
Compared to some other medically legal states, Maryland is lenient in one sense — you don’t need to be a resident of the state to join their medical marijuana program.
However, the state does have some standards for who can get a medical card. After visiting a physician registered with the state, Maryland medical cannabis patients must be diagnosed with:
Maryland has an online application process for patients who think they would qualify for a medical marijuana card. You must review and submit your application at one time. The process goes as follows:
Finding a reputable doctor that’s registered with the state and can legally recommend medical marijuana as a treatment isn’t as difficult as it used to be anymore. On our website, you can search for doctors in your area and learn more about their practice, hours, fees, staff and experience. You can be sure that every doctor listed on our site is reliable, legal and helpful.
For people who live in the Lutherville/Timonium area, two choices you have are the Baltimore Progressive Compassionate Care and Greenway Consultants. Patients at both facilities have praised the doctors and staff for their impeccable customer service and generosity.