NeuroStar TMS Therapy®

CPC is proud to be the first private practice in CT to offer NeuroStar TMS® treatment for patients with resistant Major Depression.
If you would like more information please contact our TMS Department at 860.886.1508 Ext. 56.

What is Neurostar TMS Therapy®?

NeuroStar TMS Therapy® is a non-systemic (does not circulate in the bloodstream throughout the body) and non-invasive (does not involve surgery) form of neuromodulation. It is used to treat patients who failed to benefit from prior antidepressant treatment.

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How Does Neurostar TMS® Work?

NeuroStar TMS® stimulates nerve cells in an area of the brain that is linked to depression by delivering highly focused MRI-strength magnetic pulses. Patients being treated by NeuroStar TMS Therapy® do not require anesthesia or sedation and remain awake and alert. It is approximately a 40-minute outpatient procedure that is prescribed by a psychiatrist and performed in a psychiatrist’s office. The treatment is typically administered daily for 4-6 weeks.

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Am I a Good Candidate for TMS?

If you agree with two or more of these statements, ask your doctor about NeuroStar TMS Therapy®:
• Depression  have interfered with my daily life.
• I am not satisfied with the results I get from depression medication.
• I have had, or have worried about, side effects from depression medications.
• I have switched medications  due to side effects.
• I am interested in a proven, non-drug therapy.

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Insurances Accepted

(Medicaid Not Accepted)

Aetna
Beacon
BlueCross BlueShield
BlueCross BlueShield Federal Employee Program
Cigna
Optum and UnitedHealthCare
Humana
Tricare