Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation (TMS)
Non-invasive treatment for severe depression
Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation (TMS) uses magnetic stimulation to treat the brain for severe depression in those who have not found success after trying multiple medications. TMS has an 83% response rate and a 62% remission rate in the largest Outcomes Registry in depression. Benefits of TMS include:
- No medications or anesthesia required
- Patients can resume normal activities immediately after treatment, including driving
- No long-term side effects
Treatment is every weekday, for 30 minutes for 5 to 6 weeks.
A referral is required for this service. If you need one, talk to your
primary care provider.
To establish care with a St. Luke’s primary care provider, call 218.249.4000 or find a clinic near you.