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Is medical marijuana effective for Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA) pain management?
Ara Dikranian, MD
San Diego Arthritis Medical Center, San Diego, CA

Date Added: 04/20/13

So there's a controversial topic, treatment of rheumatoid arthritis, specifically, maybe, chronic pain in general, with medical marijuana, and there's a lot of issues that are probably beyond the scope of an easy, quick answer. There are legal and regulatory issues that one needs to consider. Whethe...
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Ara Dikranian, MD, is a Rheumatologist at the San Diego Arthritis Medical Clinic, a single-specialty private practice in San Diego, California. Dr. Dikranian was board certified in rheumatology in 2000. He completed his medical school at the University of Southern California and Rheumatology training at the University of California San Diego. Dr. Dikranian has practiced rheumatology in the US and abroad since 2000 and is involved in clinical trials dealing with rheumatoid arthritis, osteoarthritis, lupus, gout, fibromyalgia, osteoporosis and chronic pain.
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