Is TMS right for me?

If you have taken more than one anti-depressant medication, have had medications failed to provide adequate benefit for your depression or have side effects from medication outweigh the benefits then TMS treatment is an option to consider.

TMS might be a good treatment option for you if:

  • Depression symptoms have interfered with my daily life.
  • You are am not satisfied with the results you get from depression medication
  • If you worry about side effects from depression medications
  • You have switched medications for depression due to side effects
  • You are interested in a proven, non-drug therapy for depression.


For people with depression who have not benefited from antidepressant medication, NorthStar TMS therapy can offer hope.

TMS therapy may not be right for everyone, so talk to a NorthStar physician to learn more about how this proven alternative depression treatment has helped other people with their depression, and whether it may help you or your loved one.