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Depression is a treatable condition, but for some people standard treatments like medications and therapy are not effective. Transcranial magnetic stimulation, or TMS, is a noninvasive procedure that uses magnetic fields to stimulate nerve cells in the brain to improve symptoms of depression.

HOST: Dr. Justin Clark

GUESTS:

  • Dr. Shashita Inamdar, Medical Director, Greenbrook NeuroHealth Centers California
  • Howard Chaitoff, Physician Assistant, Greenbrook TMS Center of Alaska

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