Dr. Jay's Tustin Place Medical Group -  - Health and Wellness Specialist

Jay Amin, MD

Health and Wellness Specialist located in Tustin, CA

Medical Marijuana Specialist

If you struggle with chronic pain from arthritis, frequent nausea from chemotherapy, or muscle control issues from multiple sclerosis, medical marijuana may provide the solution you need to improve your quality of life. Dr. Jay Amin offers medical marijuana treatments at Dr. Jay’s in Tustin, California. Schedule a consultation online or by calling the office to learn more about the benefits of medical marijuana.

Medical Marijuana Q & A

What is medical marijuana?

Medical marijuana is the term used to describe the unprocessed marijuana plant or extracts from the plant for use in treating illnesses, pain, or disease. The marijuana plant contains chemicals known as cannabinoids. Your body makes cannabinoids naturally as a way to regulate pain.

Medical marijuana can be:

  • Smoked
  • Vaporized
  • Ingested in pill form
  • Consumed as an edible

While not approved by the FDA, many states have been legalizing medical marijuana to treat a variety of symptoms and medical conditions. THC and CBD cannabinoids are especially effective in treating certain issues. THC can trigger your appetite and reduce nausea. CBD doesn’t make you high and can help treat:

  • Pain
  • Inflammation
  • Seizures
  • Glaucoma
  • Mental illness
  • Muscle control issues

What are the side effects of medical marijuana?

The side effects of medical marijuana typically affect the brain. You may experience problems with:

  • Memory
  • Coordination
  • Judgment
  • Balance
  • Perception of time
  • Reaction time

Generally, you may feel side effects of cannabis use for up to two hours following your dosage. Residual side effects can last as long as 24 hours depending on the dosing amount and the potency of the cannabis.

Dr. Jay prescribes a specific dosage for treating your symptoms, and it’s important to follow these guidelines.

What factors influence my prescribed dosage of medical marijuana?

Dr. Jay evaluates your symptoms to determine the proper dosage of medical marijuana for your medical condition. Factors that influence your dosage include:

  • Strain of marijuana recommended
  • Your history of cannabis use
  • Your diet and nutrition
  • Your mood
  • Your biochemistry

How do I get a medical marijuana card?

Dr. Jay must diagnose you with one of the many conditions authorized for treatment with medical marijuana. These include:

  • Anxiety
  • Arthritis
  • Cancer
  • Fibromyalgia
  • HIV and AIDS
  • Migraines
  • Multiple sclerosis

Once Dr. Jay certifies your need for medical marijuana, you must register with the California Department of Public Health’s Medical Marijuana Program Unit to receive your medical marijuana identification card.

To learn more about medical marijuana, schedule a consultation online or by calling the office.

Major Insurance Providers Accepted

At Dr. Jay's Tustin Place Medical Group, we accept most major insurance plans. Here is a list of some of the plans we accept. Please contact our office if you do not see your insurance provider listed. We accept the following insurances.

Aetna
Blue Cross
Blue Shield
Cigna
Medicare
United Healthcare
Testimonials

Words from our patients

  • Google+

    "The receptionists were friendly, and the RN was experienced and very knowledgeable. The facility was spotless."

    Mildred S.
  • Yelp

    "Dr. Amin takes time to listen to our needs, he put us on the right path of a healthy life. I would highly recommend him to all my friends and family!"

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  • facebook

    "Very welcoming and friendly staff. I'm currently having laser removal done and am pleased with the results so far."

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  • facebook

    "Dr. Jay is not only a phenomenal doctor, full of knowledge and great wisdom, but he's also a soulful human being full of grace and kindness!"

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  • facebook

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  • Yelp

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    "Love this place! I got the CoolSculpting treatments on my thighs and abdomen. Prices were all reasonable. The staff is super friendly and the place is clean."

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  • Healthgrades

    "Dr. Jay takes the time to know you as a person and understand what is troubling you. Excellent care... He will be my doctor for life!!"

    Verified Patient
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    Verified Patient
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    "Always great coming here. Wonderful customer service and I've been having great results with my laser hair removal."

    Danielle P.
Location
Dr. Jay's Tustin Place Medical Group
13095 Jamboree Road
Tustin, CA 92782
Phone: 714-838-8254
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Get in touch

714-838-8254

Jay Amin, MD
13095 Jamboree Road
Tustin, CA 92782