At Double Bay Doctors we now offer integrative medicinal cannabis consultations with Dr Zainib Cheema.
Dr Zainib Cheema is a prescriber of medicinal cannabis and is passionate about its potential to treat conditions that have not responded to other medicines, including chronic pain, anxiety and insomnia.
Medicinal cannabis can be used to relieve the symptoms of certain medical conditions, and the side effects of some treatments.
There is some evidence that certain medicinal cannabis products may be useful in treating the following conditions:
Am I eligible for medicinal cannabis?
To be eligible for medicinal cannabis, you must:
Have a medical condition for which you have tried conventional medications and treatments, without success;
Have discussed medicinal cannabis with your current treating practitioners, but they are unable to prescribe it to you, and
Have read and understood the TGA patient information factsheet.