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This is a practice for Adolescent, Adult and Geriatric psychiatry serving the greater Sacramento area, and located in the heart of Folsom, California. We thrive on providing excellent personal care to wide variety of patients. Our commitment to excellent standards of care is unsurpassed. Our Management plans are usually through Psychopharmacology, Supportive Psychotherapy and Cognitive Psychotherapy.

We may be able to provide Psychodynamic Psychotherapy in some cases. We accept most insurances, and we bill your insurances directly in most cases.

Areas of expertise:

  • Alzheimer’s Disease
  • Anxiety Disorders
  • Autism with behavioral disturbances
  • Attention Deficit Disorder
  • Drug and Alcohol Abuse
  • Bipolar Disorders
  • Couples Problems
  • Depression
  • Complex Physical/ Psychosomatic Conditions
  • Eating Disorders
  • Court ordered or Insurance Review Evaluations
  • Panic Disorder
  • Behavioral Problems
  • Pain Problems
  • Psychosomatic Conditions
  • Schizophrenia
  • OCD

 

What is Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation (TMS)?

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Folsom Psychiatry Associates provides TMS for Major Depression in the greater Sacramento region, TMS is the first and only drug-free based therapy to be FDA cleared for the treatment of Major Depression. TMS is a safe, localized treatment for depression that is non-invasive and non-systemic with minimal side effects. Now patients who have not benefited from nor tolerated antidepressant medication have access to a treatment that can free them from depression.

NeuroStar TMS (transcranial magnetic stimulation) Therapy:

  • Is similar to magnetic resonance imaging (MRI)
  • Uses precisely targeted magnetic pulses
  • Stimulates key areas of the brain that are underactive in patients with depression
  • Is conducted right in the doctor’s office

Facts about NeuroStar TMS Depression Treatment

  • Patients are awake and alert during treatment
  • Patients can go back to their normal activities immediately after treatment
  • In-office treatment takes 37 minutes
  • Treatment is administered 5 days a week, for approximately 4 to 6 weeks