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Why Partner With My Florida Green

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My Florida Green is Florida's most experienced Medical Marijuana Doctor's service and has been helping qualified patients get the relief they deserve since November 2016. Our statewide network of Florida Medical Marijuana Doctors are helping patients get the education, support, and service needed to get the most from their Florida Medical Marijuana Cards.

Our exclusive network of expert Florida Medical Marijuana Doctors are licensed with the Office of Medical Marijuana Use and follow the same protocol. We offer patients the maximum dose per day and we give our patients access to all products available by the licensed Medical Marijuana dispensaries here in Florida.

Our physicians recommend, they don't "prescribe." Every patient is different, and to find your favorite products, dispensaries, and dosages, experimentation is needed. There is no specific strain, specific dose, or delivery method that treats a specific condition each patient must find their own. There will likely be many different strains and delivery methods that will help you.

During new patient visits, we advise everyone to "start low, and go slow" until you find what works. And remember, there have been zero deaths ever caused by Marijuana overdose, so be careful, but don’t be afraid.

To see if you qualify, just click here and we will connect you with our expert Medical Marijuana doctors in Naples, Sarasota, St. Petersburg, and Melbourne. We guarantee a positive patient experience and satisfaction or your money back! We believe in honest, compliant, and compassionate service and look forward to establishing a lasting relationship with you as patient advocacy, wellness, and self improvement are our priorities.

Meet Team Green

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My Florida Green: proven operators committed to your health

Nick Garulay

Founder & CEO
Nick Garulay

 

My name is Nick Garulay, and I’m the founder and CEO of My Florida Green. For me, my company is not so much a business as it is an expression of one of my great passions in life. Let me tell you about that.

I have been working in the medical software field for some time, and have been dismayed time and again by the difficulties that physicians and their patients experience in getting medical cannabis into the hands of the people it can most help. In many cases, those affected are among the most vulnerable members of our society: people with disabilities, those who are at the end of life, those who live with chronic pain, and people with serious health afflictions. I wanted to do something about that.

I’m not a doctor, so I can’t help in that way. However, I am a talented technology guy, so I felt I could do something to help. After all, the purpose of technology is to improve a process and make it easier! So, I created a patient management platform to facilitate medical marijuana certifications for both doctors and patients in the setting ofthe complicated process required by the state of Florida. 

I licensed the software to a few doctors back in November2016 and began working with patients by connecting them with doctors licenced to incorporate medical marijuana into their care plan. At that time, Florida law governing the use of medical marijuana was included under the “Compassionate Care Act”, a law that was meant for “terminally ill” patients.

At that time, a doctor had to document an established relationship with a patient for at least 90 days before the patient could be listed on the Compassionate Use Registry. I saw first-hand in the patients that I was connecting with the massive frustration that this cumbersome process created, as these people were at the end of life and suffering considerably from symptoms that could have been eased by medical marijuana. Some gained access, but many did not, as they took their last breath during the waiting period.

I believe that the current law was implemented out of fear of the unknown, and an enduring stigma left over from the disastrous “War on Drugs.” Unfortunately, it’s people who could benefit from medical marijuana who pay the price while society at large and lawmakers come to understand that cannabis can not only treat a condition, but also help a patient heal.

I established a relationship with these patients that went above and beyond my professional interactions with them, and it filled me with motivation to help as best I could. I wanted not only to help them get what they needed, butalso to help them improve their quality of life. The progress I witnessed was incredible, so I went all in.

To be honest, cannabis was never a thing for me personally. I used it a couple dozen times in my 42 years in casual settings, but I never really enjoyed the feeling. THC – the psychoactive compound of the plant – does not agree with me. Having seen first-hand the effect medical marijuana can have on some people who are very sick, I’m grateful that I didn’t let my personal experience with cannabis hinder my ability to recognize that it truly is a medicinalplant.

The software I launched in 2016 is now in the past. I’ve built three more platforms since then, including an app for patients to stay in control of their profile and monitor progress. The data my team has gathered from patients and healthcare professionals have proven invaluable.

My Florida Green is a patient management platform that is licensed to compassionate physicians who believe in cannabis as a medicinal alternative, and are looking for a tool that allows them to facilitate patient engagement, prescribing, and follow-up. The software is also intended for patient use to improve their ability to properly document their response to treatment and better communicate with their physician. Physicians and patients are provided with a robust set of tools and applications that meet their specific needs and improve their contact and collaboration in the patient’s care.

It is our ultimate goal is to improve patient care by streamlining the process, reducing errors, improving communication, and ensuring state law compliance for all physicians who are interested in recommending medical marijuana for patients with debilitating conditions. 

What we’ve developed can pave the way for a new form of healthcare for physicians and patients. After much gruellingwork, I am proud of the accomplishments of my team and my family, who essentially are one in the same. Together we can make a difference for physicians and patients, and I am excited for what the future holds for My Florida Green.

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Chad Sanders

Chief Operating Officer
Chad Sanders

Chad is an inspirational and ambitious 19+ year holistic Sales/Operations Servant Leader who continually strives to make a difference by mining greatness in others and effectively creating organizational health to support key business initiatives and meet quality performance metrics. 

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Irfan Malik

Chief Technical Officer
Irfan Malik

Irfan Malik is a dedicated IT professional, who has worked with a multitude of entrepreneurs, by making their priorities his own. He grew up with a goal to take initiatives, to value progress, and to guarantee success.  Driven by ambition and consistency, Irfan aims to attain the epitome of exemplariness.


With steady advancement in his career, Irfan felt compelled to do something to aid the masses; something purposeful. After The Florida Medical Marijuana Legalization Initiative was passed, and Irfan was made aware of the medicinal benefits of marijuana for people suffering from chronic illnesses, working on this project with Team Green seemed like the perfect fit!

Combining Irfan's development expertise with the Founder's innovative vision, My Florida Green continues to alleviate the struggles of obtaining certified Medical Marijuana. Thus empowering the mission 'Medical Marijuana Made Easy'.

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Darby Neil

Patient Educator
Darby Neil

Darby brings years of knowledge and experience of cannabinoids from the Marijuana plant. She assists patients with education on the medicinal benefits of cannabis and building protocols to promote natural healing.

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Kristy Coville

Patient Advocate
Kristy Coville

Kristy brings an incredible light to our team with her spunky personality and compassion for our patients. She guides patients through the check in process and ensures state profiles are complete.

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Petr Pokorny

OMMU Admin
Petr Pokorny

Petr joins our team from Czechia. He ensures patient state profiles are complete with the Office of Medical Marijuana Use. His work ethic is much appreciated by both our staff and patients of My Florida Green.

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Mary Chadwick

Patient Advocate
Mary Chadwick

Mary Chadwick, a Naples, Florida native joins the My Florida Green team as a patient advocate. She has proven herself to be proficient and compassionate for patients in need of assistance. She's usually the first face you'll see when entering our Naples facility. She will help you with completing your state profile and making sure your profile is complete.

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Jenny Cepic

Patient Advocate
Jenny Cepic

Jenny joins the team from a local optimologist office. Originally from North Georgia, her spunky personality combined with her humble and compassionate approach makes her a perfect fit for our platform. We love Jenny and you will too.

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