Pros and Cons of TMS Therapy

Weighing the Pros and Cons of TMS Therapy

As with any health treatment, it’s best to consider all of the pros and cons so that you’re aware of what to expect and can be a better judge as to whether or not a treatment is right for you and your lifestyle.

Pros of TMS Therapy

  • sessions are on a completely outpatient basis
  • no medications or sedatives are required
  • completely non-invasive
  • low risk of side effects
  • high rates of success

Cons of TMS Therapy

  • they may not be right for everyone (for example, people who suffer from seizures)
  • they require a commitment to complete a number of sessions (the number of sessions may differ from person to person)
  • some people experience headaches or head discomfort after sessions