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Providers of Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation meet in Nashville TN to launch Regional TMS Society

12 providers of Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation (TMS) from Tennessee, Alabama and Mississippi met Saturday, May 9, 2015, at the offices of ThriveLogic (Nashville TMS) located at 30 Burton Hills Blvd, in the Green Hills / Burton Hills area of West Nashville to discuss the state and growth of TMS treatment of Clinical Depression in patients… Read More

Green Hills doctor’s efforts get Medicare nod for new therapy

Move could open door to private insurers A Green Hills doctor’s impassioned but unlikely lobbying effort has paid off with the nation’s largest public health insurer: Medicare. As a result, Middle Tennessee psychiatrists, as of Dec. 1, are among the first in the nation to receive Medicare reimbursement for an expensive new treatment for depression,… Read More

Nashville Psychiatrist Sees Success with NeuroStar

W. Scott West, MD, was a pioneer in April 2010. That’s when the Nashville psychiatrist was the first in Tennessee to offer NeuroStar Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation Therapy® for the treatment of depression. More than a year later, his decision has been proven sound. West has provided more than 300 NeuroStar sessions. While all of his… Read More

Pioneering Treatment of Depression Through Magnetic Therapy

There’s a new option for patients whose depression is not alleviated by antidepressant medication and Dr. Scott West is proud to offer the FDA-cleared treatment to Nashville and Tennessee. Called NeuroStar TMS (Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation) Therapy® , the non-invasive therapy has been demonstrated to be effective and safe according to clinical studies. Depression impacts more than… Read More