Dr. Bryan Bruno, founder of Mid City TMS, is not only active in the TMS NYC community, but he is also a founding member of the international organization Clinical TMS
How Psychiatrists Use Depression Rating Scales
Psychiatrists sometimes use rating scales as one way to assess the nature and severity of a patients’ symptoms and monitor their clinical progress. Depression rating scales are standardized instruments that
Does Light Therapy for Depression Actually Work?
Is light therapy for depression an effective treatment? Light therapy has been proven to be a treatment option for seasonal affective disorder (SAD), one type of depression. But how does
How Are Vitamin D and Depression Connected?
If you or a loved one suffers from depression, you may have researched at some point what kinds of nutrients might be linked with this mental illness, including if there
Serotonin and Dopamine: Getting to Know Your Neurotransmitters
You’ve probably heard that depression is often linked to an imbalance of serotonin and dopamine in the brain. But what are these chemicals and what does this imbalance mean? And,
What’s New with Deep Brain Stimulation Depression Treatment?
In the hopes of finding relief from their depression, many people seek information about deep brain stimulation depression treatment. Deep brain stimulation (DBS), like transcranial magnetic stimulation (TMS), is a
How Social Media Depression Affects Your Daily Life
There are many great aspects to social media, such as the ease of long-distance communication and the ability to connect with people you otherwise might never have met. But there
How to Use Magnets for Depression: Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation
As medical science continues to evolve, so does our fundamental understanding of what depression is and how it works. As a result, we’ve discovered countless treatments for depression. However, everyone
Is TMS an Alternative Treatment for Depression?
If you’ve been thinking about trying transcranial magnetic stimulation, you’re probably wondering, “Is TMS an alternative treatment for depression?” While it may not be as popular as psychotherapy and regular
What Part of the Brain Does TMS Stimulate?
Transcranial magnetic stimulation works by sending magnetic pulses to specific areas of the brain. But you may wonder specifically what part of the brain does TMS stimulate. TMS used to