Alternative Medicine Experts
Weight Loss Management
Online Urgent Care
Emotional Support Animal Program
Online Medical Marijuana Evaluations
Physician-owned, clinical tele-health consultations by state-licensed MDs

Testimonials

Compassionate Care California has been essential in providing my cancer-ridden father with consultative support and cannabis recommendations for alleviation of his disease symptoms… treatment of side effects of chemotherapy and radiotherapy.  We trust Compassionate Care’s physicians and are treated with the highest level of care and dignity.
– Bettina, San Francisco, CA

“As a disabled veteran living in rural California, it is very difficult to have access to care. Thanks to the physicians at Compassionate Care, I was able to be treated for severe, chronic pain – conveniently and expeditiously.”
Ron, Graeagle, California

“Until now, the realty of being an amputee is that I have had to live with difficulty getting around and having to suffer phantom pain.  The truly compassionate doctors of Compassionate Care have changed my life for the better.”
Mario, San Diego, California

 “Elderly and living in Los Angeles makes finding a cannabis clinician frightening. It was a gift to discover the wonderful physicians at Compassionate Care, from the safety and comfort of my home.”
Ruth, Los Angeles, CA
 “I was seen instantly and received my medical cannabis recommendation immediately.  Absolutely professional. I would recommend the doctors at Compassionate Care to anyone in need.”
Samuel, Orange County, CA
Alternative Medicine Experts

Alternative Medicine Experts

Weight Loss Management

Weight Loss Management

Online Urgent Care

Online Urgent Care

Emotional Support Animal Program

Emotional Support Animal Program

Online Medical Marijuana Evaluations

Online Medical Marijuana Evaluations

Physician-owned, clinical tele-health consultations by state-licensed MDs

Physician-owned, clinical tele-health consultations by state-licensed MDs

Services

Our online clinic is now open 24/7/365 for herbal medicine consultations, emotional support animal evaluations, and medical marijuana cards. Contact us anytime to see a state-licensed medical doctor from the comfort of your home: http://compassionatecareca.com/contact/. All patients physically located in California with a valid U.S. photo ID are welcome in our online office!  Book now: http://compassionatecareca.com/book-an-appointment.

  • Prompt consultation with immediate email delivery of your medical recommendation
  • Gold-sealed, embossed, card stock heavyweight copy of your recommendation letter
  • Plastic patient identification card
  • Disease prevention and treatment with herbal medicine recommendations
  • Alleviation of acute / urgent and chronic health symptoms

–  Your privacy is our priority
–  100% confidential and legal 
–  All data encrypted and securely transmitted via SSL
–  Absolutely HIPAA compliant

 

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General Practice

Compassionate Care California considers primary practice of the utmost importance in getting and staying healthy.  Our approach is truly patient-centered, combining excellent service with a modern approach in our virtual clinic.  See a physician on your terms, whenever you like, from the comfort of your home.  Our doctors spend more time with you and provide a holistic approach to you as our patient.  Using telehealth, we are able to see patients anywhere in the state of California.  We are also available for house calls within San Francisco county.

We offer a variety of preventive, integrative, and chronic condition services:

  • Allergy and asthma treatment
  • Anxiety treatment
  • Cardiovascular disease
  • Diabetes
  • Digestive disorders
  • Hypertension
  • Immune system health
  • Pain management
  • Stress management

Conditions We Treat

Compassionate Care California offers immediate medical attention for conditions that are not critical or life-threatening.  Our experienced and knowledgeable staff are available to treat you 7 days a week, 24/7.  You will be seen in our virtual clinic, via private video chat.  For life-threatening conditions, please dial 911 or proceed to your nearest emergency room.

Some conditions we commonly evaluate in our virtual clinic include:

  • Sore throats
  • Allergies
  • Rashes
  • Poison Ivy
  • Minor skin infections and burns
  • Wound evaluation
  • Respiratory illnesses
  • Vomiting
  • Diarrhea
  • Headaches
  • Backaches
  • Mild stomach aches
  • Gynecological problems
  • Urinary problems
  • Earaches
  • Sinusitis
  • Strep throat
  • Coughs
  • Colds
  • Fevers

House Call Services

For life-threatening conditions, please dial 911 or proceed to your nearest emergency room.

Some conditions we commonly evaluate include:

  • Sore throats
  • Allergies
  • Ear conditions
  • Rashes
  • Poison Ivy
  • Minor skin infections and burns
  • Laceration repair
  • Wound care
  • Minor fractures
  • Athletic injuries
  • Respiratory illnesses
  • Vomiting
  • Diarrhea
  • Headaches
  • Backaches
  • Mild stomach aches
  • Minor eye problems
  • Nose bleeds
  • Gynecological problems
  • Urinary problems
  • Sprains and strains
  • Earaches
  • Sinusitis
  • Strep throat
  • Coughs
  • Colds
  • Fevers
  • School or work physicals

 

Herbal Medicine

What is an herb?

  • An herb is a plant or plant used for its scent, flavor, or therapeutic properties

What is herbal medicine?

  • Herbal medicines are one type of dietary supplements. They are sold as tablets, capsules, teas, extracts, and as fresh or dried plants

Why are herbal medicines used?

  • Herbal medicines are used as an alternative or complement to traditional western medicines. They are taken to prevent disease, maintain and improve health.

For what conditions may herbal medicines be of benefit?

  • Herbal medicines are used to treat a variety of medical conditions. Examples include allergies, asthma, eczema, PMS, rheumatoid arthritis (RA), fibromyalgia, migraine, menopausal symptoms, chronic fatigue, irritable bowel syndrome (IBS), and cancer, among others.

Why should I see a doctor for treatment with herbal medicine?

  • It is best to take herbal supplements under the guidance of a trained provider.
  • Herbal medicines can potentially interact with prescription medications, which may worsen certain medical conditions
  • Be sure to consult with your doctor or pharmacist before taking any herbs

What are some examples of common herbs used for medical purposes?

  • Ginkgo (Ginkgo biloba): circulatory disorders and memory enhancement
  • Kava kava (Piper methysticum): mood elevation, enhancement of wellbeing and contentment, relaxation
  • Saw palmetto (Serenoa repens): treatment of benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH)
  • St. John’s Wort (Hypericum perforatum): anti-depressant
  • Valerian (Valeriana officinalis)
  • Echinacea preparations (Echinacea purpurea): improvement of natural immunity

Emotional Support Animal

What is an ESA?

  • A dog or other common domestic animal that provides therapeutic support to a disabled orelderly owner

How does an animal provide emotional support?

  • Through companionship, non-judgemental positive regard, affection, and a focus in life

What are the benefits of having a recommendation for an ESA?

  • The patient may qualify for living with their pet in a “no pet” residence
  • The patient may be allowed to take their pet to establishments that do not allow animals
  • The patient may travel with their pet, including in the cabin of an aircraft

How does a patient obtain a recommendation allowing an ESA?

  • Your doctor determines you have a disabling condition and you would benefit from the companionship of an ESA
  • Your doctor writes a letter validating your disability and recommending an ESA for you

Partial list of disabilities qualifying for an ESA:

  • Physical: Asthma, blindness, deafness, diabetes, dizziness/balance problems, epilepsy, hearing difficulty, mobility problems, neurological problems, paralysis, physical weakness, speech problems, seizures
  • Emotional / Mental: Age-related cognitive decline, psychiatric conditions, autism, depression, dyslexia, bipolar disorder, emotionally overwhelmed, panic attacks, PTSD, separation anxiety, social phobia, stress problems

What are some of the potential health benefits of having an ESA:

  • Lower cholesterol
  • Lower blood pressure
  • Lower triglyceride levels
  • Redued stress levels
  • Reduced feelings of loneliness
  • Better mental health
  • Increased activity level
  • More opportunities for exercise
  • More time spent outdoors
  • More opportunities for socialization

Weight Loss Program

Online Weight Management ProgramCompassionate Care California offers a comprehensive, personalized weight loss management program through our virtual clinic. Founded by physicians and based on the latest weight loss science, our program is designed so you can lose weight quickly and safely.  We will work with you to evaluate your nutrition, physical fitness, and medical needs to optimize your success in losing weight. Our goal is for you to achieve and maintain healthy weight, all under the guidance of a licensed doctor.

Membership is provided on a monthly basis. You are allowed to follow-up with your physician weekly, free of charge, to check your progress and establish healthy, lifelong habits.  We are excited to work with you to help you achieve your goals!

Contact Us

Compassionate Care California: Online, California-licensed doctors for herbal medicine, medical marijuana card, and emotional support animal recommendations. We can be reached by phone/text and email.  Phone / Text: 415-987-7034  Email: Contact@CompassionateCareCA.com

If you would like to speak with a physician immediately, please click on “The Doctor is In” sign at the bottom of your browser window for availability.  For advance booking at your convenience, please select “Booking“:   If you have a medical emergency, please dial 911.

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