How To Get Your Medical Marijuana Card In Georgia
Updated: Mar 16, 2021
Getting Your Georgia Medical Marijuana Card
In order to qualify for a Georgia Medical Marijuana Card, so you can legally possess THC oil, you must fulfill the following qualifications: Be diagnosed with a qualifying medical condition, have the official written certification from a Georgia licensed physician, and be a Georgia resident with proof of residency, (GA Driver’s License or GA State ID card).
Who qualifies for a Georgia Marijuana Card?
To receive a medical marijuana card in Georgia, you have to be diagnosed by a licensed Georgia physician with one of the "qualifying conditions" outlined in Georgia's Medical Marijuana Law. Following is a list of the current qualifying conditions:
Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS)
Autism spectrum disorder, when (a) patient is 18 years of age or more, or (b) patient is less than 18 years of age and diagnosed with severe autism
Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
Patient is in hospice program, either as inpatient or outpatient
Peripheral neuropathy, when symptoms are severe or end stage
Post traumatic stress disorder (PTSD)
Seizure disorders related to diagnosis of epilepsy or trauma related head injuries
Sickle cell disease
How To Find A Medical Marijuana Doctor In Georgia
With Georgia's Medical Marijuana Program launching within the next few months, people across the State of Georgia are actively exploring how they can become a patient and access the dispensaries to obtain their medical marijuana. In order to obtain a medical marijuana card in Georgia, patients must first find a physician licensed by the State of Georgia, schedule an in-person evaluation, and be identified as having one or more of the qualifying conditions to receive a recommendation. We can help you with all of this!