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In the Media: Treating Depression

Dr. Oscar Morales demonstrates how non-medical treatments like transcranial magnetic stimulation (TMS) can help with depression. TMS uses magnetic impulses to non-invasively stimulate the brain.

Fighting Depression: TMS and ECT are Sought-After Treatments

Elizabeth See struggled with depression for more than a decade when, in November 2014, she was diagnosed with Goodpasture syndrome, a rare autoimmune disease that attacks the kidneys and lungs. A tennis professional, she suddenly found her livelihood and passion restricted by physical constraints...

Depression Treatment Is ‘A Miracle’ For One Patient

Martha Keith leans back in what looks like a dentist chair as Heather Gallagher, RN, takes scalp measurements to pinpoint exactly where electric pulses will be aimed. Gallagher then brings a nearby machine’s electromagnetic coil next to Keith’s head and turns on the device. Keith closes her eyes and...

Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation (TMS) Service

The Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation (TMS) Service is dedicated to improving the quality of life for individuals with depression, particularly treatment-resistant depression. Our program uses TMS to treat severe depression and is particularly helpful for people with depression who have not...

Oscar G. Morales, MD

Oscar G. Morales, MD, is a staff psychiatrist at the McLean Hospital TMS Service, the first in the Harvard Medical School/Mass General Brigham system dedicated to psychiatric treatments and investigation. Dr. Morales is on the faculty for the MGH/McLean Adult Psychiatry Residency Training Program...