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Why choose PAKC for TMS?

This treatment for depression involves delivering repetitive magnetic pulses, so it's called repetitive TMS or rTMS. rTMS has been found to be an effective treatment for depression, with benefits that can be seen as early as the first week of treatment. How It Works Although the biology...

Life-Saving and Life-Changing Treatments at PAKC

At Psychiatry Associates of Kansas City, we are committed to bringing life-saving and life-changing treatments to our patients. We provide both inpatient and outpatient psychiatric care, and our privately-owned, single-specialty practice is one of the largest in the area. Inpatient Psychiatric Care Our inpatient psychiatric unit is...

Is TMS Better Than Anti-Depressants?

Just like any other medication, the psychiatric medication is also capable of producing both beneficial and frustrating results, depending on the patient’s condition.   The STAR*D study is a multi-center large study of depression treatment and the above-stated statement is consistent with it. The STAR*D is a...

ADHD – What You Need to Know

    Have you ever complained about having a short attention span? Do you find yourself cutting talks or interrupting others? Have you ever found yourself pacing back and forth in a room with no reason at all? These signs and other similar to them are of...