What really is Clinical Depression or Major Depressive Disorder?


The Next Frontier in the Treatment of Clinical Depression.

  https://youtu.be/Yy8e4sw70ow As we learn more about the different pathways and brain regions that are involved in depression and anxiety, the monoamine hypotheses is no longer enough.  Neuromodulation or medications that promote neuroplasticity is the future of psychiatric treatment.  In my...

“I triumphed over depression.” The Jessica Lunetta Story. By TMS Center of Ventura


JAMA : Brain Stimulation Approved for Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder

  The FDA has expanded the approved indications for transcranial magnetic stimulation (TMS) to include obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD). In 2008, TMS was approved to treat major depression and in 2013 got the nod for pain from certain migraine headaches. Transcranial magnetic...

TMS May Reduce Drug Cravings and Withdrawal Symptoms in Individuals Addicted to Methamphetamine

TMS Promising for Methamphetamine Withdrawal Batya Swift Yasgur, MA, LSW September 14, 2018 Repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation (rTMS) may reduce drug cravings and withdrawal symptoms in individuals addicted to methamphetamine, new research suggests. Investigators compared the use of real rTMS to sham rTMS in 48...

Another FDA clearance for MagVenture: 3 minute depression treatment

August 2018: MagVenture's Theta Burst solution is now FDA cleared. For people suffering from severe depression, the road to remission just became a lot shorter: The treatment is known as Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation (TMS), and MagVenture has now, as the...

Express TMS (3 minute treatment): We are proud to be the only TMS Center to offer this advanced TMS protocol in the Ventura and Santa Barbara area which is finally FDA-Approved.



The TMS Center of Ventura is extremely proud and happy to welcome TRICARE to our inclusive list of insurance partners. TRICARE is of course the health care program for uniformed service members, retirees, and their families around the world. We take this...

Three-minute magnetic brain stimulation treatments can reduce depression symptoms: study

Sessions of magnetic brain stimulation therapy lasting just over three minutes significantly reduced depression symptoms in patients with treatment-resistant depression. That’s according to the largest study of its kind comparing a standard form of brain stimulation with a newer, shorter version that could...

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