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Get a Medical Marijuana Card in St. Petersburg


Get a Medical Marijuana Card in St. Petersburg

St. Petersburg, commonly referred to as the “Sunshine City” is part of Tampa Bay’s gulf coast. The city offers golfing, boating, fishing, and plenty of beaches to its residents and tourists alike. St. Petersburg is also home to the Dali Museum, the Museum of Fine Arts, and Mahaffey Theater. To top it off, St. Petersburg now has a booming medical marijuana industry, with more than 5 dispensaries including: Trulieve, Curaleaf, Fluent, and Liberty Health Sciences, just to name a few. For a full list of medical marijuana dispensaries in and around St. Petersburg, click the Resources Tab on our website to access our Florida Dispensary List

Who Qualifies for Medical Marijuana in St. Petersburg? 

If you’ve been diagnosed with any of the following conditions, you may be eligible for a Florida medical marijuana recommendation:



Back Pain

Cachexia (Wasting Syndrome)


Crohn’s Disease

Cyclical Vomiting Syndrome




Hepatitis C


Irritable Bowel Syndrome (with chronic abdominal pain)

Lyme Disease


Multiple Sclerosis

Muscle Spasms

Muscular Dystrophy

Parkinson’s Disease

Post Traumatic Stress (PTSD)


Severe & Chronic Pain

Severe Nausea

Sickle Cell Anemia


Any Terminal Condition

Other Condition of Similar Kind Or Class

Be sure to check out our blog to learn more about how medical marijuana can treat and alleviate symptoms associated with these conditions. 

Pre-Qualify for a Medical Marijuana Recommendation Instantly

Not sure if you qualify for a medical marijuana recommendation? You can find out instantly if you pre-qualify by completing our easy, online eligibility survey. Completing the survey takes just 5 minutes or less and can be done from any computer, tablet, or smartphone. Pre-qualify NOW!

See a Florida Medical Marijuana Doctor

After you’ve completed the survey, the next step is to schedule your appointment with one of our certified Florida medical marijuana doctors. To schedule your appointment, simply click the “BOOK NOW!” tab on our website or contact us directly at (888) 908.0143. We can also be reached via email at [email protected] or through the Live Chat feature on our website. Our St. Petersburg office is conveniently located at: 


8435 4th St N Unit C

St. Petersburg, FL 33702

Please note, payment is due at time of booking. More information about our affordable, all-inclusive pricing options can be found on our website. After your appointment is scheduled, you can expect an email from our office containing a set of electronic intake forms. In order to attend your exam, intake forms must be completed at least 24 hours prior to arriving at our office. We do require that you submit a copy of your most recent medical records. You can upload your records to your intake forms or bring a physical copy with you to your appointment. If you do not have your medical records on hand and are unable to access them, our records department will happily request them for you, free of charge. You will also need to provide a copy of your Florida drivers license or State ID card. Should you need to cancel or reschedule your appointment for any reason, you can do so online through the DocMJ Patient Portal. Please be sure to review our Billing Policy prior to cancelling or rescheduling your appointment. 

During your appointment, your doctor will go over your medical records, intake forms, and will be happy to answer any questions relating to your condition and medical marijuana. You will find out during your appointment whether or not you are approved for a recommendation. If you are approved, your physician will enter you into the Florida Medical Marijuana Use Registry and you will then be able to apply for your Registry ID Card through the Florida Department of Health’s Office of Medical Marijuana Use (OMMU). Along with your application you will need to submit a $75 state-required fee. For questions or concerns regarding the application process, you may contact the OMMU directly at (800) 808.9580 or [email protected]. DocMJ staff is unable to provide any information or updates on applications. 

Get Approval Email & Visit a Dispensary

Within 7-21 business days of submitting your application and payment to the Office of Medical Marijuana Use, you will receive an approval email letting you know that your application has been approved. The approval email will contain a temporary Registry ID Card that can be used to purchase medical marijuana products from any Florida MMTC (Medical Marijuana Treatment Center) until your physical card arrives in the mail. Should there be any issues with your application, the OMMU will notify you at the email address used to complete your application. 

Part-Time Residents & Snowbirds Qualify for Florida Medical Marijuana

If you’re a snowbird or part-time Florida resident you may still be eligible to receive a Florida medical marijuana recommendation! Any 2 of the following documents may be used to prove temporary residency: 

Mortgage statement or deed

Utility work order

Utility bill

Mail from any financial institution

Mail from any government agency

Proof of a Florida residential address combined with a supporting statement from the person with whom you’re residing

Other documentation that reflects proof of a Florida residential address

For more information, check out our blog Here’s How Snowbirds & Temporary Residents Qualify for Florida Medical Marijuana.

Contact Us Today

For more information about our services or to learn if medical marijuana is right for you, speak with a DocMJ Patient Care Coordinator today at (888) 908.0143 or visit us on the web at Don’t forget to follow us on social media @floridadocmj to stay up-to-date on Florida medical marijuana news!