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Through personal experiences and witness to its efficacy, our team of licensed doctors share the conviction in the use of cannabis to assist their patients in living happier, healthier, and more productive lives.

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Your discretion, security, and privacy is our top priority. All information and transactions remain securely stored in our HIPAA compliant EMR platform.

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Your time is valuable. We pride ourselves in making the evaluation, recommendation, and connection to your nearest Cannabis pharmacy a single, seamless process.

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Recruited, screened, and hand-picked personally each of our doctors is respected professionals licensed and practicing within your state who understand the efficacy and see the need for change.

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Immediate Access to Cannabis Products And Dispensaries

On the same day of your evaluation and submission of your recommendation, you will gain immediate access to products and licensed cannabis pharmacists to discuss your needs.

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100% Refund if Not Approved

Transactions will occur at the end of the doctor’s evaluation. For patients that do not qualify, the transaction will not be processed, and the patient will not be charged.

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How It Works

Gain access to medical marijuana products from the comfort of your home or any mobile device. It will just take you FIVE steps!

Virtual Medical Marijuana in Lake Charles – Tele Medicine at the Comfort of Your Home 

SAFE, SECURE, HIPAA COMPLIANT

Your privacy is our top priority. All information and transactions remain securely stored in our HIPAA compliant EMR platform.

SAME-DAY APPOINTMENTS AVAILABLE

Your time is of the utmost importance to us. We pride ourselves in making an evaluation, recommendation, and connection with your nearest Cannabis pharmacy a seamless process for you.

LOUISIANA REGISTERED DOCTORS

Each of our doctors is professionally licensed and practicing within the State of Louisiana who we recruited, screened, and hand-picked personally.

IMMEDIATE RECOMMENDATION FROM DOCTOR

On the same day of your evaluation and submission of your recommendation, you will gain immediate access to products and licensed Cannabis Pharmacists to discuss your needs.

 100% REFUND IF NOT APPROVED

Transactions will occur at the end of the doctor’s evaluation. For patients that do not qualify, the transaction will not be processed, and the patient will not be charged.

GET ACCESS TODAY:

  1. Fill out Intake Form Online
  2. Meet with a Licensed Lake Charles Doctor
  3. Access to Medical Cannabis

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Medical Marijuana Card in Lake Charles – Tele Leaf

TeleLeaf is a premier access platform to Medical Marijuana that connects patients in need with qualified doctors. We’re on a mission to connect patients with qualified doctors and provide an easy-to-use platform for all things medical marijuana virtually.

Residents of Louisiana need medical marijuana cards to use cannabis products legally. Recreational marijuana is illegal in the state. Only qualified patients are allowed to acquire medical marijuana cards.

Where Can I Get Medical Marijuana in Lake Charles, Louisiana?

You can get medical marijuana from licensed pharmacies and dispensaries. Medicis Pharmacy in Lake Charles is the only medical marijuana pharmacy in Southwest Louisiana.

 

What Do You Need to Get a Medical Marijuana Card in Lake Charles?

You need to be a qualified patient to get a medical marijuana card in Lake Charles, Louisiana.  You will need a doctor’s recommendation to apply for a medical marijuana card. Doctors must consider your condition as “debilitating” to be a qualified patient.

According to the Louisiana Therapeutic Marijuana Act, the following medical conditions make qualified patients:

  • ALS
  • Alzheimer’s disease
  • Autism
  • Cachexia
  • Cancer
  • Muscle spasms
  • Concussion
  • Conditions requiring hospice or palliative care
  • Crohn’s disease
  • Epilepsy
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Glaucoma
  • HIV/AIDS
  • Huntington’s disease
  • Intractable pain
  • Lewy-body dementia
  • Motor-neuron disease
  • Multiple sclerosis
  • Muscular dystrophy
  • Parkinson’s disease
  • Post-traumatic stress disorder
  • Seizure disorder
  • Severe muscle spasms
  • Sickle cell disease
  • Spastic quadriplegia
  • Spasticity
  • Spinal muscular atrophy
  • Traumatic brain injury

Who Authorizes Medical Marijuana?

The following official bodies are responsible for regulating medical marijuana in the state of Louisiana:

1. Louisiana Board of Medical Examiners: Conducts Louisiana’s medical marijuana program for doctors.

2. Louisiana Board of Pharmacy: Licenses local dispensaries; determines acceptable cannabis product forms, develops cannabis testing regulations.

3. Louisiana Department of Agriculture and Forestry (LDAF): Authorizes cannabis cultivation, processing, and testing procedures.

There is no official registry of medical marijuana patients in the state.

The Louisiana Medical Marijuana Tracking System only monitors medical marijuana sales.

This authority records the sales when doctors send their recommendations to a qualified pharmacy.

Is Marijuana Legal in Lake Charles, Louisiana?

Only medical marijuana is legal in Louisiana.  Recreational marijuana is illegal.

Home cultivation is also illegal in the state. The LDAF only licensed the Louisiana State University and the Southern University as facilities to produce medical cannabis products.

LSU is partnered with GB Sciences while Southern University is partnered with Ilera Holistic Healthcare in producing medical marijuana products.

These partnerships distribute products throughout Louisiana pharmacies.

Cannabis Legalization History in Louisiana

  • 1991 – Act No. 874
    • Legalized medical marijuana prescription
    • No allowances for medical marijuana sales, distribution, or possession
  • 2014 – SB No. 541
    • Revised qualifying conditions
    • Licensed doctors, producers, and pharmacies
    • No initiatives to distribute products to patients
  • 2016 – SB 271
    • Created a comprehensive medical cannabis program
    • Legalized medical cannabis recommendation
  • 2018 – HB 579 and HB 627
    • Expanded qualifying conditions for medical marijuana possession and usage
    • Assigned the LSU and the Southern University to conduct medical marijuana research
  • 2020 – HB 211, HB 418, and HB 819
    • Protected banks, physicians, and hospitals from medical marijuana-related prosecution
    • Expanded qualifying conditions for medical marijuana possession and usage

Get Your Own Medical Cannabis Card Virtually

Getting a medical marijuana card requires a doctor’s recommendation. Doctors can recommend medical marijuana if a patient has a debilitating medical condition. The state has a list of qualifying medical conditions for medical marijuana treatment.

The patient can get their recommended medical marijuana dosage from the pharmacy per the doctor’s recommendation.


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