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TMS Can Help Reset Depressed Brain Activity Mar 29th, 2016

Depression affects over 14 million American adults on any given year and advances in brain imaging techniques have demonstrated that depression is largely caused by nerve cell under-activity in the frontal region of the brain. TMS Therapy is an FDA-approved, non-invasive breakthrough for patients who have failed conventional treatments, psychotherapy,...

About Dr. Bradley A. Jabour, CEO and Chief of Radiology Nov 16th, 2015

For more than 25 years, Medical Imaging Center of Southern California has been home to a talented group of board-certified, fellowship-trained radiologists, innovative imaging techniques, and state-of-the-art technology. Bradley A. Jabour, M.D. is the sole owner, CEO, and Chief of Radiology of the following businesses located in Santa Monica, CA:...

Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation Therapy Testimonial by Patient Treated by Bradley A. Jabour, M.D. Oct 29th, 2015

Smart Brain and Health has successfully treated hundreds of patients struggling with depression, anxiety and other psychiatric issues at Medical Imaging Center of Southern California in Santa Monica, CA. Dr. Bradley A. Jabour has pioneered targeted Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation (TMS) treatment using patented Neuronavigation™. Below is a testimonial written by...

Q + A with Bradley A. Jabour – CEO/Chief of Radiology, Medical Imaging Center of Southern California Oct 9th, 2015

Q + A with Dr. Bradley Jabour – CEO/Chief of Radiology, Medical Imaging Center of Southern California Bradley A. Jabour, M.D. is an internationally recognized Neuroradiologist with more than 25 years of experience in academic and clinical practice. He completed his Fellowship in Neuroradiology at the UCLA Medical Center, where he...

TMS Treatment vs. ECT: Comparing the benefits and effects Sep 29th, 2015

Transcranial magnetic stimulation is a non-invasive, non-pharmacological alternative to other depression treatments, including electroconvulsive therapy. TMS treatment is the use of a large electromagnetic coil applied to the forehead to stimulate nerve cell activity and treat symptoms such as depression, Tourette’s Syndrome, OCD, and many other psychiatric disorders while electroconvulsive...

The ZeroRad™ Full Body MRI Scan – the no radiation preventive imaging screening tool Aug 19th, 2015

Imagine if one image could save your life… With the ZeroRad™ Full Body MRI Scan one diagnostic image (with no radiation exposure) can detect the earliest stages of life threatening diseases, such as cancer, stroke, coronary artery disease and Alzheimer’s, before symptoms appear.   Developed by Dr. Bradley Jabour and...

Pure “O” Oct 31st, 2013

OCD and Compulsions: Are they related?  For many years, people studying Obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD) pondered the question of whether an individual can suffer from Obsessions alone, without experiencing any Compulsions.  This would be referred to as “Pure O.”  Though this is possible, it is a rarity.  Compulsions include ritualistic and...

Depression Treatment: Can you eat your way to happiness? Oct 1st, 2013

The general consensus in the medical industry is that depression is caused by an imbalance of a neurotransmitter in the brain called serotonin. This would make it seem like you would be rid of depression if there were to be an influx of serotonin, but there is no scientific evidence that drug therapy...

The Signs of Bipolar Disorder Sep 1st, 2013

There are a lot of signs interrelated with Bipolar Disorder.  Often, it is difficult to tell if one is Bipolar because the symptoms may seem isolated.  Two of the main things that a Bipolar individual experiences are episodes of Mania and Depression.  This is why the disorder is often referred to...