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Cannabis Doctors NYC

Doctores cannábicos
de Nueva York

Fundado en 2016 como el primer grupo de profesionales aprobado por el estado que se especializa en certificaciones de cannabis y la gestión del uso de marihuana medicinal.

Actualmente estamos aceptando nuevos pacientes y certificando condiciones médicas ampliadas.

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Benefits of a New York Medical Cannabis Certificate:

How to get a medical cannabis card NY

Expedited Medical Cannabis Certifications

It's now easier than ever to get your New York MMJ Card.
Conditions in New York State have been expanded to any condition based on practitioner’s discretion.

 Expedited nurse telemed call

 Answer eligibility questions

 Pay only when approved

 Receive rapid certificate 

Traditional Medical Cannabis Appointments

For patients looking for our traditional appointment types,
we offer both physician & nurse appointments in your preferred setting to
 certify or recertify patients.

 Telemedicine appointments
 House call visits

 Office appointments

 Follow up appointments

Prepaid Managed Medical Cannabis Care Plans

For patients with complex health conditions that require an in-depth review of medical history & close supervision by a physician, we recommend selecting one of our managed care plans.

 Choose from 3 prepaid plans
 Best for complex conditions

 Extended support for care givers

 Home delivery coordination

Whether you prefer to be self guided, need an expedited certification, have complex medical needs or you are looking to be under the guidance of a medical professional, Cannabis Doctors of New York can help.

We offer telemedicine, house call visits, in-person appointments, physician appointments, follow up appointments, nurse consultations & long term managed care plans.

Telemedicine, House Call, & Office Appointments

Medical Cannabis appointments are offered by phone or video call, in person at our office in Midtown Manhattan, or at your place of residence in *New York State.

Mental Health Care Appointments

Psychiatric conditions require a preliminary pre-screening.
If medical cannabis is appropriate, we offer certification and follow up appointments by phone or video call. 

Facility Coordination & Dementia Care

Our providers currently offer comprehensive, geriatric-focused
on-site appointments for residents
at short-term and long-term
assisted living facilities.

Cannabis Doctors of New York provides expedited MMJ certifications for a wide range of medical conditions:

Medical Marijuana Qualifing Conditions

ALS (Lou Gehrig's Disease)


Autism Spectrum




Auto-Immune Disorders



Crohn's Disease

Cystic Fibrosis 

➢Epilepsy and Seizures




➢Huntington's Disease

➢Inflammatory Bowel (IBD)

➢Intractable Spasticity​​


➢Multiple Sclerosis

➢Muscle Spasms


➢Non-Hodgkin's lymphoma

➢Opioid Use Disorder

➢Premenstrual Syndrome (PMS)

Parkinson's Disease

Pain (Acute/Chronic)

Restless legs syndrome

Rheumatoid arthritis

Thyroid Disease

TMD (TMJ Disorders)

Wasting Syndrome

Most medical conditions and symptoms qualify, if you do not see your condition listed, please reach out to us, we can help. 
Cannabis Doctors of New York began in 2016 as the first state-approved group of practitioners specializing in cannabis certifications and the management of medical marijuana use. Since then we have helped thousands of patients in New York State.
Kenneth R. Weinberg, M.D CMO of CDONY

Kenneth R. Weinberg, M.D.

Kenneth R. Weinberg is a three time Board Certified Emergency Medicine and Medical Marijuana physician. After finishing a residency in Internal Medicine, Dr. Weinberg created a Fellowship in Psychoneuroimmunology at the Manhattan VA, then trained in Emergency Medicine at Bellevue and NYU Langone Hospital.
Dr. Weinberg has practiced Emergency and Urgent Care Medicine
for over three decades.

When New York State’s Compassionate Care Act was passed in January of 2016 he founded Cannabis Doctors of New York. The practice - which is based in New York City and Upstate - certifies patients, educates the public, and advocates for the many benefits of medical marijuana. The advocacy, education, as well as cannabis research are also carried out in his role as a member of the Medicinal Cannabis Workgroup at Northwell Health.

Dr. Weinberg has treated hundreds of patients with diseases across a spectrum of conditions. He is a cannabis advocate and an emerging thought leader who has lectured on the benefits of cannabis throughout the state, met with elected officials to promote its use, and been featured in various publications.

Sarah Halweil RN

Sarah Halweil, R.N.

Sarah Halweil has been a registered nurse for over 20 years. Early in her career, she specialized in labor and delivery and later developed expertise in cannabis medicine.

She has helped hundreds of patients with many conditions and challenges, including pain and opioid reduction.
She has provided cannabis guidance during hospice care
and as an adjunct to cancer treatment. 


Sarah was previously the clinical coordinator for a complementary therapy program at Southampton Hospital in New York. Her team used techniques including reiki, yoga, and essential oil therapy to help patients cope with their pain and exhaustion to experience better overall health and well-being. 

For people who are interested in using cannabis as medicine,

there are general guidelines, but many benefit from personal attention. Others may have a few questions and need direction in navigating the burgeoning field of cannabis. 


Nurse Sarah loves helping to find the best, most suitable regimen and providing medical feedback for her patients.

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