Frequently Asked Questions about TMS

1. Why choose Brighter Day TMS clinic? • We have been serving patients in Fort Collins for over four years and performed over 4000 treatments. • Dr. George is dedicated to the clinic and provides personal attention to each patient. • Our TMS technician works one on one giving TMS treatments and Dr George monitors […]

What the Latest Research Shows: The Success of TMS in Treating Depression

Transcranial magnetic stimulation (TMS) has gained a lot of attention recently for its success at treating depression, with recent studies backing up its efficacy as a depression treatment. We review recent TMS studies, their findings, and their implications for those struggling with depression. Read on to learn more about the latest successful TMS results and […]

Deep TMS vs. rTMS – Does it Matter?

Since being approved by the FDA for depression treatment in 2008, transcranial magnetic stimulation (TMS) has proven to be highly effective as an alternative to traditional treatments such as antidepressants or even electroconvulsive therapy, offering a revolutionary option for individuals seeking relief from the stubborn grip of depression. In this article: What is Deep TMS? […]

Is TMS Dangerous?

Transcranial magnetic stimulation (TMS) has gained significant support as a groundbreaking solution for managing depression. TMS is a relative newcomer in mental health care, having received FDA clearance for depression treatment in 2008. In this article: Understanding TMS Addressing Concerns TMS Safety vs Other Depression Treatments With any new treatment, concerns regarding its safety can […]

Does TMS Work for Depression?

The battle against depression is a challenging one, with millions of individuals seeking the best solution to alleviating depression for themselves or a loved one. Traditional treatments such as therapy and antidepressant medication have provided relief for some, but many people do not see satisfactory results from therapy or medication. In this article: Understanding Depression […]

How to Help a Partner with Depression

If you have a partner who is struggling with a form of depression, every day can feel like a struggle. We review ways to help your partner who is struggling with depression while maintaining your own mental health. In this article: Depression Warning Signs Ways to Support a Loved One With Depression Depression Treatment Options […]

Best Depression Treatment Options in 2023

Finding the best depression treatment option that works for you can seem overwhelming. Each depression treatment method has its own risks, side effects, and insurance coverage – not to mention personal preference on the treatment method itself. Not only are there multiple treatment options to choose from, but there are also multiple treatment delivery options, […]

TMS for Treatment Resistant Depression – Achieving Remission is Possible

     Treatment Resistant depression is depression that has not responded to 2-4 antidepressant medications and an adequate trial of evidence-based therapy (includes CBT, psychodynamic, and interpersonal therapy IPT).  The mainstay of treatment for severe treatment resistant depression has been ECT for the past 50 plus years.  TMS was developed in 1985 and approved by […]

TMS for Treatment Resistant MDD: Deep Dive

  This is part of a series of articles on the variety of disorders treatable by TMS. Follow us on Facebook or check back at our blog to get the latest updates. This article was authored by Dr. Rose George and Liana George. Transcranial magnetic stimulation (TMS) was first cleared by the FDA for treatment […]

Treating Bipolar Disorder with Deep TMS

What is Bipolar Disorder Bipolar disorder, also known as manic-depressive illness, is a brain disorder that causes unusual shifts in a person’s mood, energy, and ability to function. Different from the normal ups and downs that everyone goes through, the symptoms of bipolar disorder are severe. They can result in damaged relationships, poor job or […]