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Medical Marijuana Certification in Brooklyn Heights New York

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BROOKLYN HEIGHTS

Read this to know how to get your Medical Marijuana Cards in Brooklyn Heights.

Brooklyn Heights is an affluent residential neighborhood within the borough of Brooklyn. Old Fulton Street near the Brooklyn Bridge is on the north, Cadman Plaza West is on the east, Atlantic Avenue is on the south, and the Brooklyn–Queens Expressway or the East River in one the west. 

Brooklyn Heights is noted for its low-rise architecture and its many pre-war brownstone rowhouses. It also has a significant amount of places of worship.. Brooklyn's first art gallery, the Brooklyn Arts Gallery, was opened in Brooklyn Heights in 1958. In 1965, a large part of Brooklyn Heights was protected from unchecked development by the creation of the Brooklyn Heights Historic District, which was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1966.

Brooklyn Heights is also easily accessible from Downtown Brooklyn since it is directly across the East River from Manhattan. One can travel to and from NYC via subway and ferry. Columbia Heights is an upscale six-block-long street next to the Brooklyn Heights Promenade. Walk to the very end of Brooklyn Heights' little shopping street, Montague Street. The Promenade is a walkway with breathtaking views of the NYC skyline. From here you can see the Statue of Liberty, the Brooklyn Bridge, and New York Harbor. Brooklyn Historical Society is a fun place to see the highlights of the borough. There are no shortage of great shopping and dining experiences here, but the truth is that the best thing to do in Brooklyn Heights is to just wander. You will experience tree-lined streets, rows of stunning centuries-old brownstones, and historic churches. 

Now that you are acquainted  with Brooklyn Heights, you should know another special fact. With the legalization of Medical Marijuana in New York, New Yorkers are now able to treat their severe medical condition with medical marijuana. There are dispensaries in the neighborhood that make this easily accessible. Lauraine Kanders, a native New Yorker and also a registered medical marijuana practitioner, has an outstanding reputation in the industry and can help you to get certified for medical cannabis.  Her company, Medical Marijuana Recs NY is a premier certifying service and will meet all of your needs as you seek to get your card.  Prior to meeting, you will be asked to share your documents for a full review at no cost. Within minutes, you will know if you qualify and will only be charged if you do! You will connect with a device of your choice and an internet connection on a secure platform to ensure HIPAA compliance. You will discover how to improve your well being using medical cannabis because these practitioners place a strong emphasis on education during the consultation. The best part is that you can do this from the comfort of your own home online!

Brooklyn Heights Map New York

Why Medical Marijuana?

OPIOID DEPENDENCE

Opioid Dependence is a topic of interest today. It is also an approved condition that can be treated with medical marijuana in New York. The question is, how effective medical marijuana is treating common opioid addiction? Marijuana is idea because it lacks a dependency.

Opioid dependence is the result of taking opioid painkillers for prolonged periods of time. Uncontrolled pain is the core reason why sufferers seek pain-relieving alternatives. Opioid substances are usually prescribed to patients to alleviate pain. Such consumption is intended for shorter time lengths as per the doctor's prescription. However, some patients invariably end up continuing to take them. Some also go on to consume a larger quantity than prescribed. Patients ultimately grow a tolerance to the pain-relieving effects of the opioids and with continued use they develop a dependency on the opioid for pain relief.

Medical marijuana studies have shown that they can serve as an alternative to other hard substances and drugs. Amanda Reiman conducted a case study on methamphetamine users seeking to practice harm reduction in San Francisco. In her case study, the methamphetamine users discovered that marijuana use provided increased mindfulness. The users, therefore, would choose to stone and sleep as opposed to taking meth.

Studies indicate that an injection of TetraHydroCannabinol (THC) assisted the user in eliminating dependency on the other narcotic substances. The THC shot also enhanced mindfulness and put the patient in a position where they could evaluate their lives. Therefore, many drug addicts who embarked on cannabis as a treatment showed faster treatment. Many deaths caused by hard drug use like opioids also reduced subsequently in states that legalized marijuana. Thus medical cannabis is an effective substitute for the hard drugs.

Medical marijuana has proven to be beneficial as it contains psychoactive properties. With a lack of relapse, drug addiction is reduced. The reason a majority of users fall back is due to the severe withdrawals they experience. Withdrawals can be both painful and unsettling to the users. Medical cannabis thus proves valuable in drug addiction treatment. Medical marijuana does not contain any withdrawal symptoms when used responsibly and conservatively.

Medical marijuana is already legalized for the treatment of many diseases including cancer, anxiety and other chronic related diseases in New York. Unfortunately, with marijuana being classified as a schedule-1 drug, a barrier seems to have been created. At present, this classification limits further research regarding the drug's full potential and capabilities. Despite this, people are fast appreciating the benefits that come with the use of medical cannabis. 

At Medical Marijuana Recs NY, we provide our visitors with online video chats to become certified for Medical Marijuana in New York State. Our group of NPs and doctors strive towards helping get certified. If you have a severe, chronic, debilitating condition you may qualify for Medical Marijuana and be able to purchase a product from a neighborhood dispensary to treat your condition. Contact Medical Marijuana Recs NY  by email: info @mmr-ny.com or by phone: 516-570-7565 to see if your condition qualifies for medical marijuana! Documents are reviewed at no cost. You only pay if you are approved!

The Process

GET YOUR CARD TODAY

By following some easy steps, you can get certified for medical marijuana in Brooklyn through our portal. Each state follows has its own regulations. But we thoroughly understand the requirements for getting a certification in NY, and cater to people who qualify for MM use within the state.

STEP 1
LOOK TO SEE IF YOU QUALIFY FOR AND SUBMIT YOUR DOCUMENTS

STEP 2
SCHEDULE A LIVE VIDEO CONFERENCE WITH LAURAINE KANDERS, NP, REGISTERED NYS MEDICAL MARIJUANA PRACTITIONER OR HER TEAM

STEP 3
RECEIVE YOUR NYS MEDICAL MARIJUANA CERTIFICATION AND INSTRUCTIONS ON HOW TO GET YOUR CARD IN MOST CASES THE SAME DAY

That is it! After you get your card, you will head to one the New York City Dispensaries to meet with a pharmacist to obtain products. The provision of the certificate and the card, however, depends on whether you qualify for the use according to the laws of the state.

SERVICE LOCATIONS

We service all parts of Brooklyn! Whether you are from Brooklyn Height, Dumbo, Cobble Hill, Boerum Hill, Park Slope or anywhere else...we are here for you, online!

Our video chat conference allows you to connect with our medical cannabis specialists from your home on your device at your convenience.

New Yorker's, we have helped countless patients and would love to help you too! Partner with Medical Marijuana Recs NY and book an appointment today.

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Meet Your Local Dispensaries

CITIVA

“Our Mission: To advance the science of cannabinoid medicine and improve the lives of people in communities around the world.”

Website: https://citiva.com/
Phone: 212-357-3145 
Address: 202 Flatbush Ave, Brooklyn, NY (Across from Barclays Center, SW Side)
Hours: 10am – 7pm Daily
Products: See Website

Citiva Brooklyn

Citiva Hudson Valley

Columbia Care

“Columbia Care’s Manhattan dispensary is the very first medical marijuana dispensary in New York State. We serve patients from all five boroughs of New York City and across New York State.”

Website: https://col-careny.com/
Phone: 212-271-0925
Address: 44 Court Street, Brooklyn, NY 11201
Hours: 10am – 6pm Monday-Wednesday and Friday, 9am – 6pm Thursday, and 10am - 4pm Saturday and Sunday
Products: Sublingual tinctures, Vaporization Oils, Hard-Pressed Tablets, Lotions, Suppositories

Columbia Brooklyn

Columbia Care Dispensary – Manhattan

Columbia Care Riverhead

Columbia Care Rochester

Lauraine Kanders

About Lauraine Kanders

Lauraine Kanders is a Board Certified Nurse Practitioner and NYS Medical Marijuana Practitioner with 25 years+ of experience in adult health and acute care. She operates a telemedicine practice to certify patients for medical marijuana in New York State who suffer from approved severe, chronic, debilitating and severe conditions . Her inspiration for this business came about while working with her primary care house call patient population.