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David Woo, MD

David Woo, MD
David Woo, MD is certified in Psychiatry and Geriatric Psychiatry by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology. He has been seeing patients in private practice since 2002, always with the goals of combining evidence-based medicine with psychodynamic psychotherapy and collaborating with other mental health professionals to ensure the best possible outcomes for his patients. He is one of the few providers offering TMS in NYC’s Midtown Manhattan area. TMS is a noninvasive, drug-free treatment option for treatment-resistant depression. He performs this treatment at his practice in Midtown Manhattan, New York City. He is one of a number of providers who offer this treatment in Midtown. He has been in private practice since 2002, and has been performing TMS in New York since 2017. His greatest clinical interests include helping patients suffering from depression, anxiety, and obsessive-compulsive disorder.

What You Need to Know About TMS for Treatment-Resistant Depression 

Roughly 1/3 of patients diagnosed with Major Depressive are said to have treatment-resistant depression. TMS may be a good alternative for them.
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Pros & Cons of Common Depression Treatments

Common treatments for depression range from medications to newer therapies such as TMS to natural supplements. Here are their pros and cons.