PrestoDoctor is excited to announce our expansion into Pennsylvania. This means patients in Pennsylvania will be able to obtain a doctor’s recommendation for medical marijuana completely online through PrestoDoctor’s platform. Learn more about this exciting news!
The Trusted Online Recommendation Platform
Easier access to alternative care is the driving mission at PrestoDoctor. Delivering this alternative care with safety and compassion lead us to become the #1 patient-rated online medical marijuana recommendation platform today. We are so grateful to all our patients, partners, and team that make what we do possible. We’ve come a long way, and are thrilled to announce our services expanding into Pennsylvania.
Pennsylvania is a state that has been wanting a solution for easier medical marijuana access for years now. We’re committed to doing our best to serve the patients of this state with as much integrity and compassion as we have for California, Nevada, and New York.
PrestoDoctor Makes The Process Seamless
PrestoDoctor is making the process incredibly simple by providing the required two appointments with a doctor, completely online. Not only is this option convenient, but you’ll be able to speak to our compassionate doctors who specializes in medical marijuana.
Post-appointment, PrestoDoctor will provide all the necessary details and steps on how to register with the state in a comprehensive email. We also have trained staff ready to assist for questions or concerns.
Qualifying Conditions for Pennsylvania
To become a Pennsylvania medical marijuana patient, you must first be diagnosed with a severe, debilitating, or life-threatening medical condition, and be a Pennsylvania resident. The qualifying conditions include:
- Positive status for human immunodeficiency virus or acquired immune deficiency syndrome (HIV/AIDS)
- Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS)
- Parkinson’s disease
- Multiple sclerosis
- Damage to the nervous tissue of the spinal cord with the objective neurological indication of intractable spasticity
- Inflammatory bowel disease (including Crohn’s Disease & Ulcerative Colitis)
- Huntington’s disease
- Crohn’s disease
- Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD)
- Intractable seizures
- Sickle cell anemia
- Severe chronic or intractable pain of neuropathic origin or severe chronic or intractable pain in which conventional therapeutic intervention or opiate therapy is contraindicated or ineffective
- Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyneuropathy
- Terminally ill, where a medical prognosis of life expectancy of approximately one year or less if the illness runs its normal course
- Ulcerative Colitis
- Neurodegenerative Diseases
- Terminal Illness
- Dyskinetic & Spastic Movement Disorders
- Opioid-Use Disorder
The Appointment Process
Pennsylvania requires two appointments with a doctor in order to qualify for a medical marijuana card recommendation. The first is a general consultation, and the second is the medical cannabis recommendation. For more information about the process, visit our page Medical Marijuana Card in Pennsylvania.