If you are passing through tough times with depression & anxiety NeuroStar® TMS could be a viable alternative for you. TMS specializes in targeting underactive brain areas associated with depression by sending magnetic pulses to stimulate the brain in those areas. NeuroStar® is an FDA-cleared, non-drug, non-invasive method for treating depression with no systemic side effects.
What is TMS Therapy?
TMS or Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation uses targeted magnetic fields to treat major depressive disorders. TMS is a proven, safe and effective treatment. A typical course of TMS treatment consists of daily therapies five days a week for four to six weeks. Sessions can be completed in as little as 25 minutes. No anesthesia or sedation is required, and patients are awake during the treatment.
Among the overall patients the TMS therapy success rate, one in two patients achieved response (improvement in symptoms) and one in three patients achieved remission by trial end.
That same study indicated 37 percent of participating TMS patients experienced a complete remission of their major depressive disorder. Follow up on patients six months later showed that only eleven percent of patients had their symptoms return. 37% needed to go through the TMS treatment again. 85% of the 37% achieved clinical benefit.
Neuro start Tms May be the Right choice for you. If you are seeking for new option to treat major depressive disorder.