TMS Health Solutions has offices throughout northern California and have plans to further expand their outpatient psychiatric services in the near future. TMS therapy Oakland is but one service area offered by TMS Health Solutions. TMS therapy Oakland – is a service modality provided by TMS Health Solutions at this location. The acronym, TMS, stands for transcranial magnetic stimulation and is used primarily in cases where resistant-depression has been diagnosed. Practices including TMS Health Solutions use the standard PRQ-9 Depression Screen to derive their patient diagnosis.
The website contains a detailed information packet, which one may download, that provides an overview of the services and treatment approaches utilized by this psychiatric practice. TMS therapy Oakland, along with the other TMS Health Solutions locations including Roseville, San Francisco and Sacramento, assume a team approach dedicated to education, research and combining knowledge from both to treat mental health conditions, but especially major depression. The out-patient psychiatric practice was founded by its Chief Medical Officer, Dr. Richard Bermudes. The logo of the butterfly is used as a representation of this practice’s philosophy. It is believed that with the right form of treatment that is built on respect as its foundation, patients can change and be ready to accomplish what is before them in their next life chapter and successive life chapters.
The website, defines TMS, transcranial magnetic stimulation as follows: “A non-invasive medical technique that consists of a magnetic field emanating from a wire coil held outside the head. The wire coil induces electric current to nearby regions of the brain.”
TMS therapy Oakland has numerous testimonies at the website that espouse this to be a positive modality in treatment of major depression. Proponents of TMS therapy see it as useful for treating a variety of neuropsychiatric conditions.
The Oakland and San Francisco locations of TMS Health Solutions are accessible by their respective metro transit systems. The Oakland location is noted to offer metered street parking. Persons interested may visit the website. (See www.tmshealthsolutions.com). Contact information including email address and phone numbers are provided at the website.
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