Repetitive Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation (rTMS) is an effective treatment for major depressive disorders. It involves the focal application of a localised, pulsed magnetic field to the cerebral cortex, inducing small electrical currents which stimulate nerve cells.There is a good evidence base for the therapeutic efficacy of rTMS in major depressive disorder. Click here for RANZCP position statement. Dr.Antony has had training in assessing suitability for TMS treatment and works closely with TMS Australia. For more info click on