Get Your PA Medical Marijuana Card in 4 Simple Steps

Step 1:

Book an Appointment

Schedule an appointment to be evaluated by Pennsylvania Department of Health Medical Marijuana approved practitioner. If you are unsure about the qualification, give us a call and one of our compassionate staff will be happy to help you. Once you made an appointment, go to the Pennsylvania Department of Health Medical Marijuana Program to register and obtain a patient ID number. If you are unable to do this, our team will help you with the registration.

Click here to make an appointment online or call (484) 320-6550 to book an appointment now.


Step 2:

Medical Marijuana Evaluation

All consultations are done at the comfort of your home or wherever you are via telemedicine. During your appointment, you’ll speak with our experienced MMJ Doctor for 10 to 15 minutes who will review your medical records. At the end of the consultation, you will receive an email from the state that you are now certified and may proceed in ordering your MMJ card.

For patients suffering from anxiety disorder and/or PTSD who does not have supporting documents showing the diagnosis are welcome in our practice.

Step 3:

Pay for your Card

Log in back to your PADOHMMP account and pay $50 for your MMJ card. Discounted rate is offered by the state for those who participate in the Medical Marijuana Assistance Program. Once you are paid, the state will mail your card within 2 to 3 weeks.


Step 4:

Visit Dispensary

You may visit any dispensary in the state to purchase medical marijuana once you receive your card. Click here for the dispensary list.


Anxiety Disorder

Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis


Cancer, including remission therapy

Crohn’s disease

Damage to the nervous tissue of the central nervous system (brain-spinal cord) with objective neurological indication of intractable spasticity, and other associated neuropathies

Dyskinetic and spastic movement disorders




Huntington’s disease

Inflammatory bowel disease

Intractable seizures

Multiple sclerosis

Neurodegenerative diseases


Opioid use disorder for which conventional therapeutic interventions are contraindicated or ineffective, or for which adjunctive therapy is indicated in combination with primary therapeutic interventions

Parkinson’s disease

Post-traumatic stress disorder

Severe chronic or intractable pain of neuropathic origin or severe chronic or intractable pain

Sickle cell anemia

Terminal illness

Tourette’s Syndrome

Multiple sclerosis

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PA Medical Marijuana FAQ

Below are the questions we get asked the most. If you can’t find the answer answer here, call us at 484-320-6550.

Initial MMJ card costs as low as $125 and renewal is $125 (terms and conditions apply).

Depression itself does not but if your condition states depression with anxious features, we can evaluate you for that.

All appointments are done via Telemedicine currently. We do not see patients in our offices.

You’ll pay the state $50 for the medical marijuana card once we complete your certification.

Give us a call at 484-320-6550 and our compassionate staff will guide you. 

We do not drug test patients coming to Compassionate Care for medical marijuana evaluation. Once you are certified, we do not perform routine check up or drug testing for our patients to maintain their card.

Aside from the flower or bud, medical cannabis are available in different forms like tinctures, topical forms, oils and pills.

Once we complete your medical marijuana certification, you’ll pay the state for your card. Once it’s paid, you’ll receive it by mail in 1 – 2 weeks.

We offer anxiety and PTSD evaluation for patients who do not have supporting documentations. Mental health evaluation cost is $79.

Here is the list of qualified conditions. If you are unsure, feel free to give us a call at 484-320-6550.

Insurance companies do not pay for medical marijuana evaluation as cannabis is a Schedule 1 substance. 

Patients need to wait for their medical marijuana card for them to visit any dispensaries in the state.

If you prepay for your appointment, you’ll get $25 discount. Veterans discount of $25 off is also available.

Call us at 484-320-6550 and we’ll do our best to put you in the same day.

We offer money back guarantee. If our experienced medical marijuana doctor deemed that you are not qualified or will not benefit from medical cannabis, we will refund your money.

Certification is valid for one year which is the maximum that the state allows. We’ll see you after a year to renew your card. 

Renewal (old and new patients) are welcome to Compassionate Care Consultants. You can book your appointment online or call us at 484-320-6550.

Dispensaries in PA don’t sell edibles like gummies but you can make your own edibles. Just make a cannabutter and you can add that to your food. Click here to see video on how to make cannabutter.

Premier Medical Marijuana Doctor

Compassionate Care Consultants is proud to be the leading medical marijuana doctor serving residents of Pennsylvania and Maryland. It is family owned and operated. Our mission is helping patients find relief from a variety of medical conditions. From our humble beginning in Baltimore, MD in October 2016 as one of the first MMCC registered providers in the state; We expanded our medical marijuana evaluation and certification offices to Pennsylvania in order to reach out to more patients. If you are looking for a MMJ card in Pittsburgh or any where in PA or MD, look no further!

Alex Yazhbin, M.D. (Doc Y.), is owner and medical director of Compassionate Care Consultants and a Pennsylvania and Maryland Department of Health Approved Medical Marijuana Practitioner. He personally sees each and every patient in Pennsylvania and carefully discusses both benefits and risks of medical marijuana as well as cannabinoids, side effects and tailors a safety regimen for each patient to keep them safe and worry-free.

We created a simple process for our patients to be fully certified. Our team are available on the phone to answer questions on how to obtain a medical marijuana card legally.  Just call us at 484-320-6550 for a free pre-qualification in the Pennsylvania and Maryland Department of Health.

Make An Appointment

We are accepting new patients!

Renewals from other practice are also welcome!

Call us at (484) 320-6550 or click below to schedule your appointment online

You can also send us your questions by using the form below