Dr. Patricia Frye
Diplomate of the American Board of Pediatrics, Member of the Society of Cannabis Clinicians, Fellow of the American Academy of Integrative Pain Management, Certified in Cannabis Science and Medicine by the University of Vermont, Larner School of Medicine
Dr Patricia Frye is an independent physician consultant with a focus on cannabis and the role it plays in homeostasis and the management of pain and chronic disease. She is currently evaluating and managing patients who are seeking medicinal cannabis as a primary or adjunct therapy for illnesses such as chronic pain syndromes, neurodegenerative disorders, gastrointestinal disease, seizures, autoimmune disease, insomnia, cancer, anorexia, and mood disorders.
After graduating from the University of Maryland School of Medicine where she earned her medical degree, Dr Frye remained there and completed her pediatric residency. She then went to Baylor College of Medicine in Houston, where she continued her studies in the field of anesthesiology. There she gained experience in medical pain management and pain management procedures. Dr Frye has furthered her education, by means of extensive independent study, and is knowledgeable in the areas of endogenous and exogenous cannabinoid physiology, the entourage effects of phytocannabinoids and terpenoids and their role in treating chronic and debilitating conditions.
Dr. Frye is licensed to practice in Maryland, District of Columbia, Virginia, Nevada, and California and is exceptionally experienced in guiding pediatric, adult, and geriatric patients through the process of adding medicinal cannabis and other evidence-based methods to their therapeutic regimen.
Physician and therapist referrals are welcomed and she is committed to working alongside medical providers who have patients they feel might benefit from cannabis therapy.