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rTMS Treatment at ANSR

Empower Your Patients with Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation

At ANSR, we're a team of psychiatrists, nurses, respiratory therapists, physicians and anesthesiologists committed to providing innovative, evidence-based treatments to improve mental health care for your patients.
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Evidence-based coordinated care and follow-up

ANSR’s approach surrounds your patient with a team of mental health professionals experienced in providing repetitive Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation (rTMS), a non-invasive, well-tolerated treatment with a large body of literature supporting its use treating various mental health conditions.

First line treatment for people with MDD who did not respond to 1 antidepressant

CANMAT, Canada’s leading mood disorder guidelines identify repetitive Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation as a first line treatment in people with major depressive disorder who failed to respond to one antidepressant medication.

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Conditions We Treat

Mood and Anxiety Disorders

Major Depressive Disorder
Bipolar Disorder

Neurologic Conditions*

Chronic Pain Syndromes
*Neurologic conditions would require consultation with Neurology which ANSR will help facilitate on case-by-case basis – get in touch with us

Funding and Accessibility

We understand that financial concerns may arise. ANSR works with Veterans Affairs, Workers Compensation Board, and some private healthcare accounts to provide funding options for eligible patients.

Referral Process

Referring a patient is simple. All you need to do is send a referral, and our clinic will conduct a suitability assessment. There's no cost or commitment for the patient after the assessment.

Treatment Oversight

Rest assured, all treatments at ANSR are overseen by experienced psychiatrists.


TMS can be done alongside almost all medications and psychotherapy. Our team screens for any contraindications to ensure a safe and effective treatment experience.

You Patient’s Journey

Step #1
ANSR receives a referral from a healthcare provider.
Step #2
We contact the patient and schedule an assessment with a psychiatrist to determine suitability.
Step #3
If the patient decides to proceed, they attend a measurement session to determine the optimal treatment location and stimulus intensity.
Step #4
Patients receive regular psychiatric monitoring throughout the course of treatment.
Step #5
At the end of the treatment, patients are either discharged or continue with maintenance treatments to maintain their gains.
Step #6
Our team maintains regular communication and provides reports to the referring healthcare provider.

Research Links

Addiction / Substance Use Disorder
World Psychiatry
Anxiety / Panic Attacks
Attention-deficit Disorder (ADD) / Attention-deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
NeuroImage: Clinical
Major Depressive Disorder
Major Depressive Disorder
Biological Psychiatry Journal
Mild Cognitive Impairment / Cognitive Decline
Frontiers in Aging Neuroscience
Multiple Sclerosis
Brain Stimulation
Parkinson’s Disease
Post-traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) / Trauma
Journal of Psychiatric Research
Schizophrenia / Hallucinations
Schizophrenia Research

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