Accessing Cannabis
In Maryland

Develop a cannabis-based plan to alleviate symptoms from a wide range of qualifying conditions.

We’re Passionate about Medical Cannabis.

And we’ve seen the powerful impact it can have firsthand. Between a vast, growing network of dispensaries, a committed, knowledgeable staff, and a wide selection of meticulously curated cannabis products, we offer a solution for every patient.

Learn more about how to become or refer a patient in Maryland below!

Under Maryland law, only a state certified, licensed practitioner can decide if you qualify for medical cannabis. Once a physician has recommended cannabis, you must register as a qualified patient with the state to acquire your medical cannabis card. Any non-Maryland resident currently in Maryland for the purpose of receiving medical treatment is eligible to register as a patient and, during registration, will be required to provide the address of and a contact name for the Maryland medical facility where that patient is receiving treatment.

Here are the steps you need to take to become a qualified patient of Curaleaf MD:

  1. Register as a patient with MMCC
  2. Obtain a written certification from a provider registered with the Commission
  3. Visit a licensed Maryland dispensary
  4. Purchase ID Card (optional)
FInd a dispensary

Qualifying Conditions:

A patient can be certified to use medical cannabis in Maryland state if they suffer from one of the following:

  • Cachexia
  • Anorexia
  • Wasting syndrome
  • Severe pain
  • Severe nausea
  • Seizures
  • Severe or persistent muscle spasms
  • Glaucoma
  • Post-traumatic stress disorder
  • Chronic pain

Additional qualifying conditions are being considered and added to the program on an ongoing basis.

Patients must be Maryland residents at least 18 years of age; if you are under the age of 18, there are limited circumstances in which you may be qualified for medical cannabis use. Please consult a medical professional for more information.

Healthcare Professional?
Learn How To Certify Your Patients

In order to be able to issue written certifications for medical cannabis to patients for treatment of a qualifying medical condition, you must register as a “Certifying Provider” with the Maryland Medical Cannabis Commission.

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