Botkiss for TMS Therapy San Diego focuses on the use of rTMS for treating depression notably on patients who have been diagnosed with major depressive disorder and treatment resistant depression. At Botkiss Center for TMS Therapy San Diego, they strive to apply TMS Therapy and other methods of therapy that involve physical or electrical therapeutic treatment to help people improve the quality of their lives. The primary doctor of the Botkiss for TMS Therapy is Philip Botkiss, MD. He specializes in mood disorders and depression. He also recently opened a private practice in the Del Mar Heights area offering TMS treatment for depression.
Dr. Philip Botkiss, M.D. completed his undergraduate work in biology (1981) at Rice University in Houston, Texas and earned his medical degree (1985) at University of Texas Medical School of Houston. Following an internship in Psychiatry and Neurology at the University of Texas Health Science Center in Dallas, he completed a residency in Psychiatry at the University of California, San Diego. In addition to his practice, he is a Clinical Director at Sharp Mesa Vista Hospital and a Clinical Instructor at the University of California, San Diego. Dr. Botkiss is a board certified Clinical Psychiatrist who has been in private practice in San Diego for over 20 years. Dr. Philip Botkiss has received mixed reviews on internet. He received 3.5 star rating on wellness.com, 2.2 star rating on healthgrades.com and 1 star rating on yelp.com and a 2 star rating on vitals.com.
Here is a review from wellness.com “I was treated by Dr. Botkiss as part of my attending the Cognitive Intensive Outpatient Program at SHARP Mesa Vista Hospital. He was always prepared. Very professional. Coordinated VERY well with the other staff in the program and my outside psychiatrist. He was profession and also friendly. Seems very well informed about treatment for depression.”