Transcranial magnetic stimulation (TMS) is a noninvasive procedure that uses magnetic fields to stimulate nerve cells in the brain to improve symptoms of depression. TMS is typically used when other depression treatments haven't been effective.
The Ghaly TMS Center provides the most comprehensive and advanced technology in the world. We offer several options that suit a variety of patients suffering from depression.
Dr. Ghaly has been practicing TMS therapy since 2004. He received his certification from Harvard Medical School and continued his studies at Columbia University. Over the years, he has performed thousands of TMS procedures with a wide range of patients suffering from different conditions. Dr. Ghaly is now one of the only physicians in the Upstate New York area to offer state of the art Deep TMS Technology. As well as practicing TMS therapy, Dr. Ghaly is a board certified psychiatrist with a vast and extensive knowledge in many other specialties. He is a licensed acupuncturist and also treats sleep related disorders at the Ghaly Sleep Center. Throughout his studies and broad experience, he has gained extensive knowledge of psychopharmacology and drug to drug interaction. Dr. Ghaly has become clearly recognized by his colleagues and the community as an expert in treating a multitude of psychiatric ailments. He not only has the wide-ranging experience to provide his patients with state of the art care, but has also become well known for his compassion towards his patients and treating them with the utmost dignity.
Read more about Dr. Ghaly's work with TMS therapy here: Dr. Ghaly Syracuse.com news article.
Brainsway has launched a new era in the treatment of major depressive disorder, with Brainsway Deep TMS. With this advanced treatment, patients can regain stability, calm and happiness in just a few weeks. For more information please visit their website here: Brainsway.com
NeuroStar TMS Therapy is an FDA-cleared safe and effective non-drug depression treatment for patients who are not satisfied with the results of standard drug therapy. This novel treatment option provides benefits without the side effects often associated with antidepressant medication. Please visit their website for more information here: NeuroStar.com
Magstim developed TMS in the 1990's. Their work and on-going research gives new hope to patients suffering from MDD, where the patient has demonstrated resistance to antidepressant medications. You can visit the Magstim website for more information here: Magstim.com
Neurosoft was founded in 1992 and developed the Neurosoft rTMS machine. It is an advanced solution for repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation, generating up to 10,000 pulses per session. You can visit the Neurosoft website here for more information: Neurosoft.com
Our newest addition is the Brainsway TMS system for OCD. Treatments can significantly improve patients suffering from OCD, as was demonstrated in the positive results of BrainsWay’s Deep-TMS study. The Ghaly Healing & Wellness Center is the only site in Upstate New York to offer this cutting edge technology. For more information please visit: BrainswayforOCD