TMS Therapy near Encinitas

Are you struggling with depression and have not had successful results with the medications you have tried? Transcranial magnetic stimulation (TMS) is a ground-breaking treatment for major depression that may be right for you. SCPC TMS provides safe and effective TMS therapy near Encinitas, CA.

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TMS is a revolutionary treatment for Depression that uses MRI technology to safely stimulate brain activity. It is FDA-approved, non-invasive, has little to no side effects, and is covered by many insurance providers.

TMS is very efficient for patients who have hard-to-treat depression. Over half of patients respond to TMS and more than one-third accomplish remission. Our TMS therapy near Encinitas is a great option for patients that have not been able to treat their depression with other methods.

TMS therapy has long-term results for treating depression. Over two-thirds of patients maintain their response one year after completing a cycle of TMS therapy. Of the patients who have not retained results, over 80% of them experience improvement with their second round of TMS therapy.

TMS delivers gentle pulses of magnetic waves through a device to a specific area of the brain that controls emotion for a more natural neuronal stimulation.

Our Encinitas TMS therapy is typically five days a week for six weeks, and each session can last up to approximately 30 minutes. TMS does not require anesthesia or sedation, so patients are able to resume their daily activities immediately after a session.

Encinitas TMS treatment for patient struggling with depression.
SCPCTMS offers transcranial magnetic stimulation therapy near Encinitas.

Encinitas TMS Treatment

TMS treatment near Encinitas is practically side effect free because it treats depression by targeting the areas of the brain responsible for mood regulation, as opposed to medications that pass through the bloodstream.

The most common side effects reported by patients is mild sensitivity or a slight headache in the area treated by TMS, but this usually subsides within a few days.

Medications for depression can often produce unpleasant side effects including drowsiness, fatigue, nausea, weight gain, and other issues. Over 40% of patients who have tried antidepressants do not receive relief from their symptoms of depression.

TMS is a technological approach to treating depression. It was invented in 1985. Its use in treatment for depression was discovered in the late 1990s through research and clinician experiences. In 2008, TMS was FDA-approved as a treatment method for depression. TMS is revolutionizing the way we treat depression considering its high efficiency and tolerability amongst patients suffering from depression.

Here at SCPC TMS, we offer highly effective TMS treatment near Encinitas for patients struggling with depression. Depression not only affects our mind and self-esteem, but it also can play a role on our physical health leading to various physical ailments. With our TMS therapy, we help patients live healthier and happier lives. To schedule an appointment with our TMS provider, Dr. Sanjoy Sathpathy, give our office a call at (858) 707-7841, or contact us online today.

We are pleased to offer TMS therapy for patients from San Diego, La Jolla, Rancho Santa Fe, Poway, Del Mar, Solana Beach, San Ysidro, Santee, Cardiff By The Sea, La Mesa, Encinitas, Escondido, El Cajon, Lemon Grove, Lakeside, San Marcos, Carlsbad, Lincoln Acres, Spring Valley, Coronado, National City, Bonita, Ramona, Vista, Chula Vista, Oceanside, Jamul, Camp Pendleton and the surrounding areas.

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