Real Patient Stories – Experiences with NeuroStar TMS Therapy

We sat down with four patients as they shared their history with depression and how NeuroStar TMS Therapy affected their lives. Each person’s story is unique but they all have one thing in common—the desire to live a life of happiness they thought depression had taken away.

If I could go back and talk to my depressed self, I would say ‘Do not hesitate. Get the NeuroStar TMS Therapy and make that change. - Robert

History:

  • Suffered from depression from early teens
  • Tried numerous antidepressant medications with only minimal relief
  • Unable to work or maintain relationships

Experience with NeuroStar TMS:

  • Easy treatment with no side effect issues
  • Significant improvement in symptoms
  • First noticed positive change at 3 weeks

Impact on Life:

  • Able to work again
  • Feels normal, happy, healthy, and clearheaded

After NeuroStar TMS Therapy, I am motivated and looking forward to the future. - Kim

History:

  • Severe depression with lack of motivation
  • Tried 4 antidepressants with no relief and major side effects
  • No joy, no interests, negative impact on everyday functioning

Experience with NeuroStar TMS:

  • Pain-free treatment
  • Significant improvement in symptoms
  • Noticed positive change at 5 weeks

Impact on Life:

  • Return of normal everyday functioning
  • Feels joy and motivation
  • No longer cuts herself off from friends or family

Now, I feel better than I have in years. I have my life back. - Craig

History:

  • Depression for 19 years
  • Severe symptoms – unable to complete college or work
  • Breakthrough depression, bad side effects on dozens of medications

Experience with NeuroStar TMS:

  • Very simple treatment
  • Comfortable, relaxing
  • Each treatment lasts only 37 minutes

Impact on Life:

  • “Phenomenal” progress
  • Reduction from 6 antidepressants to 1
  • Has returned to work, is enjoying his children again

Today I feel clear, light and happy. NeuroStar TMS changed my life. - Martha

History:

  • Suffered from depression for thirty years
  • Intolerable side effects from antidepressant medication

Experience with NeuroStar TMS:

  • Simple, noninvasive treatment
  • No side effects
  • TMS Coordinator set realistic expectations

Impact on Life:

  • Reaching out to friends again
  • Better able to manage her life
The information shared on this website represents some patients' experiences. Individual results may vary.