TMS has been most widely researched as a treatment for depression that has resisted drug or therapeutic intervention. Major depressive disorder affects almost seven percent of the population, and many patients do not respond to traditional treatment methods such as medication and talk therapy. Using brain stimulation in the form of TMS is an FDA-approved depression treatment that has achieved significant results for those suffering from depression.
Between 50 and 60% of patients diagnosed with depression who have tried and failed to find relief through medication experience clinically meaningful results with TMS. Of these individuals, about a third reach full remission. There is a wealth of research supporting TMS as a viable treatment for major depressive disorder, along with the testimonies of the many patients who have found relief for their depression through TMS. There are many providers nationwide who are ready to help you defeat depression - scroll down to reach out to one today.