Treatment Offered At
Community Hospital Long Beach, in collaboration with Southern California TMS Center, offers Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation (rTMS) – a new noninvasive treatment for depression.
- TMS is used for the treatment of depression, where antidepressants have not been effective.
- TMS delivers focused magnetic pulses to stimulate areas of the brain that control mood.
- This treatment can be an alternative to medication, or can work in conjunction with medication.
A member of the care team will evaluate and determine if rTMS therapy is right for you.