Since 2016, we have been offering cannabis exams with our Certified Ohio Marijuana doctor. We understand the need for medical marijuana as it is a vital alternative in pain relief and control. We invite you to contact our office to schedule an appointment. We are more than happy to answer all your questions concerning the medical marijuana program in Ohio and walk you through the process prior to your examination. We look forward to speaking with you. Please know that exams are conducted at our Warrensville Hts Ohio location - Cleveland Spine and Pain Management Center.
An Ohio medical marijuana card is simply the patient identification card issued by the State Board of Pharmacy once you've been registered as a medical marijuana patient in the state of Ohio. With your card in hand, you'll have all of the legal rights and benefits granted to patients under the State's medical marijuana laws. An Ohio medical marijuana card provides you with the following benefits:
Under Ohio law, qualifying medical conditions include all of the following: AIDS, amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, Alzheimer’s disease, cachexia, cancer, chronic traumatic encephalopathy, Crohn’s disease, epilepsy or another seizure disorder, fibromyalgia, glaucoma, hepatitis C, inflammatory bowel disease, multiple sclerosis, pain that is either chronic and severe or intractable, Parkinson’s disease, positive status for HIV, post-traumatic stress disorder, sickle cell anemia, spinal cord disease or injury, Tourette syndrome, traumatic brain injury, and ulcerative colitis.
In February 2021, the State Medical Board of Ohio determined the following conditions are considered covered by an existing qualifying condition: arthritis chronic migraines and complex region pain syndrome. These conditions were determined to be covered by pain that is either chronic or intractable.