TMS is a noninvasive procedure that uses magnetic fields to stimulate nerve cells in the brain to improve symptoms of depression. TMS is typically used when other depression treatments haven’t been effective. It is also under investigation for treatment of other conditions like anxiety disorders.
We at BMMC provide Express TMS therapy using MagVenture system . We use the recently FDA cleared revolutionary TBS (theta burst) protocol for the treatment of major depressive disorder . TMS session is now 3 minutes only compared to 35-40 minutes in previous protocols. It is FDA cleared and CE approved
Treatment course for depression includes performing stimulation 5 times per week for 4 weeks .