Category Archives: TMS Services

Treatment Resistant Depression

Treatment Resistant Depression Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation for Treatment Resistant Depression My patients describe, depression makes them feel alone, unable to enjoy the simplest things in life, and walk around feeling “empty” on daily basis. Many of them have tried multiple medications to help manage their depression, but after trying several medications, most of the patients had to […]

What is Major Depression?

https://youtu.be/ndCLx0FO7VMWhat is major depression?Major depressive disorder is a condition which lasts two or more weeks and interferes with a person’s ability to carry out daily tasks and enjoyed activities that previously brought pleasure. This condition affects approximately 16 million American adults, or about 6.7 percent of the U.S. population age 18 and older. Tags: TEXT […]

Is depression a serious disease?

https://youtu.be/8B5zqEJzrWgIs depression a serious disease? Yes. The National Institute of Mental Health maintains that, “Depressive illness can often interfere with normal functioning and cause pain and suffering not only to those who have the disorder, but to those who care about them. Serious depression can destroy family life as well as the life of the […]

What Causes Depression

https://youtu.be/OuSbPIkUZi4What causes depression? The exact cause of depression is not known, but leading research in Neuroscience points to an imbalance in the brain’s neurotransmitters as the manifestation of depression. Neurotransmitters are chemical messengers that send signals between brain cells. A person’s genetic make-up and life history may also determine a person’s tendency to become depressed. […]

About NeuroStar® TMS Therapy

NeuroStar uses transcranial magnetic stimulation (TMS) to target key areas of the brain that are underactive in people with depression.5 It is not ECT (electroconvulsive therapy). While the exact cause of depression is not known, the leading scientific theory is that it is caused by an imbalance of the brain’s neurotransmitters, which are chemical messengers that send […]

NeuroStar® TMS Therapy safety and tolerability

NeuroStar Advanced Therapy (TMS) is safe and easy to tolerate. Because it is not a depression drug, NeuroStar TMS Therapy does not have the same side effects that are associated with traditional antidepressant medications. More than 3 million treatments have been performed with NeuroStar, further proving its safety and tolerability record. NeuroStar TMS Therapy is […]

NeuroStar® delivers the right dose to the right location, every time

Only NeuroStar Advanced Therapy provides patented precision technology to provide you with the right dose to the right location, every time. If treatment is off by just 1mm, up to 40% of the required dosage can be lost. NeuroStar delivers more than other TMS systems, so be sure to ask for it by name Feature/ […]

About Depression

Major depression is a serious medical illness that affects approximately 16.1 million Americans.8 Depression can cause ongoing sadness that changes how a person thinks, feels, and acts every day. While medication can help manage symptoms for many people, it is estimated that approximately 4 million patients do not benefit from taking standard antidepressant medication.8 Depression Facts: […]