Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation (TMS) Therapy from Cascade TMS in Portland, OR is a new treatment for patients suffering from depression. TMS is cleared by the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for patients suffering from depression who have not achieved improvement from prior antidepressant treatment. Transcranial magnetic stimulation is often referred to simply as TMS.
Cascade TMS’s Therapy is a treatment that can be performed right in our office. The patient, under supervision of our friendly TMS staff, use a medical device called the TMS Therapy system.
Cascade TMS therapy in Portland, OR has many benefits including:
- Non-invasive, meaning that it does not involve surgery.
- It does not require any anesthesia or sedation, as the patient remains awake and alert during the treatment
- Non-systemic, meaning that it is not taken by mouth and does not circulate in the blood stream throughout the body.
The typical initial TMS treatment course consists of at least 5 treatments per week over a 4-6 week period. That’s an average of 20-30 total treatments. Each treatment session lasts approximately 19-40 minutes, depending on what the doctor determines is the correct protocol.
Have you sought treatment for your depression only to find unsatisfactory results? TMS Therapy from Cascade TMS in Portland, OR has been clinically proven to improve symptoms of depression. Let us help treat your depression with the best TMS therapy in Portland, OR. Contact us now!