What is deep TMS
Deep Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation (dTMS) is a cutting edge treatment for depression that involves stimulation of brain tissue using electromagnetic pulses. This noninvasive procedure improves symptoms of depression by activated the parts of the brain associated with mood control and depression. Deep TMS therapy has grown in popularity due to the high degree of effectiveness while having very few side effects and absolutely no circulation of medication in the bloodstream.
Deep TMS depression therapy when conventional treatments for Major Depression have not worked. Deep TMS is also an option for individuals who suffer from Major Depression and do not wish to take medications. Deep TMS was approved by the FDA for the indication of treatment resistant depression in 2008. Deep TMS, possible with the newer generation of Deep TMS technology, was approved by the FDA for the indication of treatment resistant depression in 2013.