Grand Rapids Alternative Care
4582 West River Dr.
Comstock Park, MI 49321
Who We Are
Grand Rapids Alternative Care is dedicated to helping people legally acquire marijuana to alleviate specific qualifying conditions and symptoms. Our caring and competent staff is available five days a week to personally take your calls, answer your questions and schedule appointments.
Medical services are provided by Dr. Deborah Margules, who graduated from Wayne State University, School of Medicine in 1990 and is licensed to practice medicine in the State of Michigan. She will review your medical records, conduct a brief medical history and write a recommendation to the Michigan Department of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs for you to receive a Medical Marijuana Registry Identification Card. No prescription for marijuana is written by the physician. The State of Michigan issues the Medical Marijuana Identification Cards and is the final authority.
The State of Michigan allows patients with the following debilitating diagnoses who are undergoing treatment to obtain marijuana for medical use:
- HIV or AIDS Positive
- Hepatitis C
- Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis
- Crohn’s Disease
- Agitation of Alzheimer’s Disease
- Nail Patella Syndrome
A medical condition or treatment that causes the following conditions may also qualify for medical marijuana:
- Cachexia or Wasting Syndrom
- Severe or Chronic Pain
- Severe Nausea
- Seizures (including but not limited to those characteristic of Epilepsy)
- Severe and Persistent Muscle Spasms (including but not limited to those characteristic of Multiple Sclerosis)
Grand Rapids Alternative Care is always here to answer questions or help out with any issues regarding medical marijuana.
Note: It is the State of Michigan that issues the Medical Marihuana Registry Identification Cards. The State is the final authority.