Frequently Asked Questions
Cann-Medical Physicians and staff are here to evaluate whether medical marijuana can help your health care problems and provide a solution for your medical needs.
FAQs About My Appointment:
Q. What do I need to bring with me to the appointment?
A. Please bring your Valid CALIFORNIA State ID or Driver’s License. Also, you may bring your relevant medical records, and any prescriptions you might be using (either the bottle or your doctors’ prescription) and your Cann-Medical physician will decide if any more records are needed.
Q. What happens at an appointment?
A. We will simply take some patient medical history and talk about your evaluation during the appointment. There are no tests, of any kind.
Q. Can I bring my caregiver with me on my appointment?
A. Yes! We encourage you to bring your primary caregiver or a family member to sit with you during your evaluation. We can talk with you both regarding your care and recommendation.
Q. How should I dress?
A. Please dress comfortably, as you would if you were going out to your primary care physician for a check-up.
Q. How long is my appointment?
A. Plan on a minimum of 15 to 30 minutes per appointment to discuss your care of history and talk about options to consider along with a plan of action for your on-going care and treatment.
Q. Can I take my recommendation home that day?
A. Yes! After your evaluation, if you and your doctor agree that medical marijuana is a relevant and prudent course of action, our office staff will prepare a letter of recommendation for you to take home, that day. ID cards are optional, it’s $15 extra.
Q. It’s hard for me to set up appointments during the week – are you open on weekends?
A. YES! We have a licensed physician, in attendance, 7 days a week and we are open until 6pm Monday-Saturday and Sunday we’re open until 5pm. Walk-ins are welcome! Mon-Sat by 4pm, and Sun by 3pm. Appointments are recommended.
*Hours may vary due to season and holidays. Please call us to make sure we’re open. Thanks. Phone us at 916-822-5690.
Q. Can I request to set up an appointment?
A. Yes, please call the office, during business hours, to set up the appointment with a staff member. Phone us at 916-822-5690.