Brain Stimulation - tDCS

A4 Clinics is Central India's first non-invasive brain stimulation center.

 

We provide tDCS (Transcranial Direct Current Stimulation). 

See below some F.A.Qs about tDCS: 

What is tDCS?


tDCS or Transcranial Direct Current Stimulation is a non-invasive (superficial) brain stimulation. It is peformed in an outpatient setting. NO MEDICATIONS, PAINLESS, NO SIDE EFFECTS.




How is it done?


We do 20 minute sessions per day. THREE STEPS:
Step 1: Relax in a chair.
Step 2: Our therapist will put saline-soaked sponges on the head and start the session. The placement of sponges is determined according to international standards (10-20 standards). See picture below. Step 3: 20 minutes later, sponges are removed. Again - no pain, no side effects. You will remain totally relaxed.




How many sessions are needed?


Most patients need 25 sessions spread over one month. Each session is 20 minutes long. You need <30 min per day commitment.




How many sessions are needed?


Most patients need 25 sessions spread over one month. Each session is 20 minutes long. You need <30 min per day commitment.




What are the side effects of tDCS?


As repeated, it is very safe. Most patients experience nothing during the session. Some people will feel slight tingling in the scalp and a transient headache.




How does tDCS work?


tDCS works by promoting NEUROPLASTICITY. In many conditions, the neurons (brain cells) and their connections in the brain get damaged or are underactive. Neuroplasticity is the process of repair and regeneration of brain cells and connections. tDCS facilitates NEUROPLASTICITY by promoting gentle stimulation of brain cells.




For which diseases is tDCS useful?


tDCS is used for many conditions mainly: - Depression - Anxiety - OCD - Schizophrenia - Stroke (paralysis) - Parkinson's - Learning difficulties - Memory problems - Dementia / Alzheimer's - Fibromyagia - Migraine - Chronic headache - Chronic neuropathic pain




Is tDCS safe?


tDCS is extremely safe. Besides some of the minor side effects such as scalp tingling or itching or transient headache, it is safe and pain-free. Numerous scientific article cite the safety of tDCS. See this article below.





tDCS has been featured in major international publications (click images for more info):

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