• Southern California TMS Center was established in 2009 for the treatment of depression using the revolutionary FDA approved treatment, Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation.

    Today, Southern California TMS Center is one of the nation’s leading providers of TMS therapy. Our vast experience is focused on TMS Therapy which ensures that you will receive the latest in this specialized treatment. Under the guidance and direction of Medical Director Todd Hutton MD, our trained staff is there to answer any of your questions and help in your recovery from depression. SoCal TMS has locations throughout Southern California, including Pasadena, West Los Angeles, City of Orange, Sherman Oaks, Rancho Cucamonga, Laguna Niguel, and Long Beach.

    We look forward to helping you in your freedom from major depression.

    Chief Medical Director, Todd M. Hutton MD

    Dr. Todd Hutton is a board certified Psychiatrist and a Fellow of the American Psychiatric Association. He is an Associate Clinical Professor of Psychiatry at the USC Keck School of Medicine where he teaches residents in Psychiatry, and is on staff at Huntington Memorial Hospital in Pasadena, CA. Dr. Hutton completed his advanced TMS Therapy Fellowship at Duke University Medical Center.

    Dr. Hutton received his Bachelors Degree in Biology in 1985, and his Doctor of Medicine in 1989 both from the University of California, Irvine. He completed his residency training in Psychiatry at Los Angeles County/USC Medical Center, where he spent his last year as Chief Resident.

    “ Depression is a serious medical illness affecting more than 14 million American adults every year.”

    In private practice since 1993, Dr. Hutton is experienced in the evaluation and treatment of many areas of adult psychiatric problems, including but not limited to Major Depression, Bipolar Disorder, Anxiety Disorders, Schizophrenia, and Chemical Dependency, as well as Worker’s Compensation psychiatry.

    If a psychiatric illness is diagnosed, one of our doctors will discuss the various treatment options available, and assist the patient in deciding on a well thought out approach to their care.

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  • Who We Are

    Southern California TMS Center was established for the treatment of depression using the FDA approved Neurostar TMS machine.

  • Treatment

    TMS treatment process is done in a consultation with your psychiatrist, who will review your symptoms, treatment history, and possible treatment options.

  • Testimonials

    55 year old female patient, Los Angeles, CA“Just a few weeks ago, I was spending my days too tired or
 depressed to do much and would often sleep for several hours in the afternoon; something that had been far too common since my teens. The TMS treatments and care that
  • TMS in the News

    KSFY – Avera Medical Minute AMcK: TMS Therapy for Depression