Frequently Asked Questions

Pre-qualification – Based on your medical history, you will be required to provide us with contact information of your previous physicians so that we can request your medical records or you may bring in copies of medical records so we can review and make sure that you have sufficient and proper documentation. 

Consultation (Optional): This appointment is not required but is included with your Certification costs. The appointment will provide you with information about local dispensaries, products available to you, and help answer any questions you may have. 

Appointment with Physician: Your visit includes a consultation with the physician. This appointment will include your profile being created in the registry and also taking care of your application for marijuana card. Our physicians will discuss your dosage with you and answer any questions you may have. Your recommendation will also be placed in the system so when you receive your approval from the state, you will be able to go to the dispensary to fill your order at that time. You will also get a chance to talk to one of the local dispensary advocate to learn more about the products. 

Absolutely. Everything is confidential and all visits are protected under the privacy laws of HIPAA.

(1) If you have them on your computer, you can submit your medical records through our website when you register or you can email them to us at

(2) If you have hard copies, you can drop them off at our office, or email them or fax them to us.

(3) If you don’t have them, just register with Liberate and we can request them from your doctor.

You will be required to show proof of residency for the state of Florida. For Florida Residents, you MUST bring a Florida drivers license or a state ID with your current address on it. For seasonal residents, please contact our office to find out requirements. 

Current times are running between 1-2 weeks.

Anyone who is under 18 may still be eligible to receive a recommendation. A legal guardian will need to provide consent and be at the office visits and a second physician may be required to review the minor’s medical records.