Dr. Tete Oniang’o MD

Conditions & Follow-Up

Qualifying Conditions & Patient Resources

Are you unsure about the usage of medicinal cannabis? The Center for Preventive Medicine has put together information about medical marijuana and is ready to answer all of your questions regarding marijuana. Call us at (313) 646-8157 to discuss our services directly with the Doctor.

Qualifying Conditions

During this consultation, our physician will determine if your unique condition complies with guidelines presented by the State of Michigan. The following are Qualifying Conditions per the State of Michigan:

Patients must suffer from a debilitating medical condition, defined as:

cancer, glaucoma, or positive status for human immunodeficiency virus (HIV), acquired immune deficiency syndrome (AIDS), hepatitis C, amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, Crohn’s disease, agitation of Alzheimer’s disease, Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD), or nail patella.

a chronic or debilitating disease or medical condition or its treatment that produces one of more of the following:

  • cachexia or wasting syndrome;
  • severe and chronic pain;
  • severe nausea;
  • seizures, including but not limited to those caused by epilepsy; or
  • severe or persistent muscle spasms, including but not limited to, those which are characteristic of multiple sclerosis; or

any other medical condition or treatment for a medical condition adopted by the department by rule.

Ref: FAQ (for the public) – LARA State of Michigan Website

 

Patient Resources

We provide you with all required State forms, so there is no need to bring any to your office visit. Our office staff will assist you in completing the State forms, or fill them out for you at no charge. Our business has gathered the resources below to help alleviate any concerns you may have with this type of treatment:

How effective is medical marijuana in treating disease?

Below are brochures intended to help patients better understand how marijuana or “cannabis” as it is more properly called may be used as a treatment for people with serious medical conditions. These individual booklets contain information about using cannabis as medicine.