As a health professional, integrating TMS into your patient’s treatment can offer a therapeutic option for patients suffering from treatment-resistant depression, anxiety disorders, certain chronic pain syndromes, plus a number of other conditions. With its proven efficacy and an excellent safety profile, TMS has garnered increasing attention as an alternative or adjunct to traditional therapies. The following table summarises the efficacy of TMS for a variety of conditions. You can read the full article that this information is extracted from here.
Evidence for TMS (Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation)
Clinical Neurophysiology | Volume 131, Issue 2, February 2020, Pages 474-528
How to refer a patient for TMS
We accept referrals from GPs, psychiatrists or other health professionals.
Please submit the form relevant to your patient’s condition.
Alternatively, patients can contact us directly to arrange a referral.
For treatment resistant depression
To be eligible for Medicare covered treatment, patients must have tried antidepressants from two different classes with no success (either due to inadequate responses or intolerable side-effects).
Referral Form - TMS for Depression (Treatment Resistant)
For all other conditions
Including chronic pain, PTSD and depression for those not eligible for Medicare rebate.