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Esteemed doctor ends practice, shifts to medical marijuana

Esteemed doctor ends practice, shifts to medical marijuana

MICAH DANNEY | July 13, 2016

Sitting behind the wood desk in his small office, his glasses perched on his nose as he speaks in a gentle, soothing tone, 82-year-old Gilbert Weinstein is the picture of the traditional American physician — except for the bright green marijuana leaf patch on his lab coat.

Weinstein practiced medicine for decades at his office in Hewlett, just over the Valley Stream border. He served patients from all over the area, including many from Valley Stream. In April, he sent a letter to his patients announcing his decision to leave traditional medicine.

Esteemed doctor ends practice, shifts to medical marijuana






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