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Therapeutic Brain
Stimulation Melbourne

Therapeutic Brain Stimulation-Melbourne is a clinical and educational group that provides outpatient rTMS treatments , provides second opinion regarding suitability of TMS and ECT treatments , and also provides training & education in brain stimulation therapies. Brain Stimulation Therapies are an important component of the evidence-based treatment modalities for various mental health disorders.

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Transform Your Mental Health with TBS Melbourne's TMS Therapy

Welcome to TBS Melbourne, your destination for advanced Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation (TMS) therapy in Melbourne and Victoria. At TBS Melbourne, we specialize in providing cutting-edge TMS treatments to help individuals overcome various mental health challenges, including depression, anxiety, and other mood disorders.

What is TMS Therapy?

Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation (TMS) is a non-invasive, FDA-approved treatment that uses magnetic fields to stimulate nerve cells in the brain. This revolutionary therapy has shown remarkable success in treating patients who don’t respond well to traditional treatments such as medication and psychotherapy.

Why Choose TBS Melbourne?

At TBS Melbourne, we are dedicated to offering personalized care and effective TMS treatments. Our state-of-the-art TMS clinic is equipped with the latest technology to ensure you receive the highest quality care. Our team of experienced professionals is committed to helping you achieve optimal mental health.

Benefits of TMS Treatment for Depression

Non-Invasive: TMS therapy does not require surgery or medication, making it a safe option for many patients.

Effective: Studies have shown that TMS treatment can significantly improve symptoms of depression and other mood disorders.

Minimal Side Effects: Unlike medications, TMS therapy has minimal side effects, allowing you to continue with your daily activities without disruption.

Long-Lasting Results: Many patients experience long-term relief from their symptoms after completing their TMS therapy sessions.

Our TMS Clinic in Melbourne Offers Outcome-Driven Therapy

Located in the heart of Melbourne, our TMS clinic is designed to provide a comfortable and supportive environment for your treatment. We understand that every patient is unique, and our personalized approach ensures that your TMS therapy is tailored to meet your specific needs.

Effective TMS Therapy at TBS Melbourne

Our TMS therapy sessions typically last about 20-25 minutes and are conducted five times a week for 4-6 weeks. During the session, you can relax and unwind while the TMS device delivers gentle magnetic pulses to stimulate targeted areas of your brain.

Overcome Depression with TBS Melbourne

If you or a loved one is struggling with depression or other mental health issues, TMS therapy at TBS Melbourne could be the solution you've been looking for. Contact us today to schedule a consultation and learn more about how TMS treatment can transform your life.

TBS Melbourne - Your trusted partner in mental health, offering the best TMS therapy in Melbourne and Victoria. Visit us today and take the first step towards a brighter, healthier future.


TMS Treatments

TMS treatments has been researched and applied for many conditions including psychiatric conditions, addictions, pain disorders etc. Therapeutic Brain Stimulation Melbourne focuses on treating those disorders which have established indications internationally and in Australia and have well established treatment protocols. This implies that these protocols would have been studied and endorsed by a professional body.

TMS treatments normally do not require a hospital admission. They can be provided in an Outpatient setting . However, depending upon your clinical picture and other factors your Psychiatrist might suggest an inpatient admission for rTMS treatments. Your General Practitioner or primary Treating Psychiatrist can Fax the referral to Therapeutic Brain Stimulation Melbourne on 03 7049 4045.

No, TMS treatment is offered as an outpatient treatment. TMS treatment does not require sedation or anesthesia and usually there is no recovery time after a session of treatment.

We can also offer Medicare funded TMS treatment based on Medicare criteria. There is a small out of pocket fee for each treatment.

On some occasions, based on clinical presentations, severity of symptoms, and specific relevant circumstances, the recommendation for inpatient TMS may be made. If this is the case, the Psychiatrist will discuss this with you.

You would need your treating Psychiatrist or GP to provide a referral including summary of the clinical condition and treatments received, and a request for TMS. Your treating doctor can make a referral directly through the referral form on the website or email or fax it to the clinic.

Once the referral has been triaged and accepted, the clinic staff will get in touch with you to organise an initial assessment consultation with a TMS Psychiatrist. The initial assessment consultation will involve a mental health assessment, suitability for TMS treatment and safety screening to rule out any specific contraindications or precautions for the TMS treatment. If found suitable for TMS treatment, a mapping appointment will be booked, subsequent to which the treatment sessions will be organised.

Medicare funded TMS ( if criteria is met), carries a small out-of-pocket fee , which would be discussed by the clinic staff before the mapping session . Therapeutic Brain Stimulation Melbourne, can provide treatment for Workcover and DVA patients if the claim is approved, which carries no out-of-pocket fee.

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