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Why It’s Difficult to Find Help for Depression

Over the last few years, it has been harder and harder to find resources for my patients to get the help they need. Being a believer in a multimodal approach to the treatment of psychiatric struggles, I will see people for psychotherapy, medications, Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation (TMS) and until recently I would admit patients to… 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