MagVenture TMS Therapy®

TMS Therapy Louisville proudly brings the best in Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation (TMS) therapy to our valued patients every day. We value the trust our patients place in us to safely administer this mental health therapy when other treatment options have proven unsuccessful. Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation therapy painlessly revitalizes areas of the brain responsible for mood […]

Learn the similarities and differences between TMS therapy vs ECT treatment

TMS vs. ECT

Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation (TMS) Vs. Electroconvulsive Therapy (ECT) Depression is on the rise among Americans. (WHO,2020) According to the National Institute of Mental Health Disorders, part of the National Institutes of Health (NIH), “An estimated 26% of Americans ages 18 and older — about one-in-four adults — suffer from a diagnosable mental disorder in a […]

Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation (TMS) Use to Treat Migraine

Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation (TMS) Use to Treat Migraine – A Local Case Series Study

By Mark Xuereb, MD, Michela Mifsud, and Simone Buhagiar Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation (TMS) Case Study Background: 12% of the population suffer from migraine- a debilitating condition which has significant impact on one’s life. There are different remedies and medicines to relieve symptoms. They include lifestyle changes, triptan drugs, ergotamine drugs, and analgesics. Treatment resistant migraine […]

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Researcher Awarded $3.4M to Develop Personalized Treatment for Mild Cognitive Impairment

Take a quick glance at this article! It tells about a new study where doctors are working to prevent memory loss and enhance brain function, and TMS will play a role in developing personalized treatments! The research will focus on treating patients with mild cognitive impairment, or MCI, who experience declining brain function. TMS will […]

TMS therapy can help to treat Someone With Borderline Personality Disorder

How to Help Someone With Borderline Personality Disorder

Check out this article! It outlines a few facets of borderline personality disorder (BPD), including how best to interact with someone experiencing the disorder. In addition, while therapy is effective in managing BPD, TMS has also been shown to improve the symptoms of BPD. Share this with someone who might need steps to support someone […]

Magnetic Brain Stimulation Relieves Symptoms of Severe Depression

Magnetic Brain Stimulation Relieves Symptoms of Severe Depression

Take a minute to read this recently published exciting new data! A recent study conducted by Standford University School of Medicine found that TMS rapidly relieved symptoms of severe depression in 90% of treatment-resistant participants (in a small study that included 21 participants). All participants were extremely depressed and reported suicidal thoughts prior to treatment. […]

Hard to Treat Depression, Depression without Medication, TMS Therapy

A Review of 3,000 Pulses Later – A Memoir of Surviving Depression Without Medication

For Martha Rhodes, author of 3,000 Pulses Later: A Memoir of Surviving Depression Without Medication, depression first came in the form of a pervasive melancholy feeling that affected her since early childhood. In her memoir, Martha shares her journey to health and healing through transcranial magnetic stimulation (TMS). The book 3,000 Pulses Later is aptly […]

TMS Therapy, Treatment for Depression

Do I Qualify for TMS Therapy?

Depression is a medical condition that affects over 18 million adults in the United States. However, when you’re living with depression, you tend to feel very alone. For some people, knowing they are not alone may help to alleviate some of the sadness they are feeling. However, most people who suffer from depression need more […]

Types of Depression, Hard To Treat Depression, Chronic Depression

An Overview of Different Types of Depression

Depression is a very common condition that affects upwards of 300 million people worldwide according to the World Health Organization (WHO). An estimated 800,000 people take their own lives every year because of severe depression. Many factors contribute to the high rates of depression. Acknowledging the prevalence of the condition is the first step in […]

Treatment for Depression, TMS Treatment

4 Types of Treatment for Depression

Depression: An Overview Sadness is a completely normal and healthy aspect of human emotion and most of the time there are natural reasons for it. But there is a big difference between temporary sadness and long-lasting clinical depression. While everyone experiences sadness from time to time, an estimated 17 million U.S. adults has had at […]