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Ken Goolsby, MD

Dr. Goolsby received his medical degree from the Medical College of Georgia. He completed his residency in psychiatry at the William S. Hall Psychiatric Institute and Emory University, and his fellowship in child psychiatry at the William S. Hall Psychiatric Institute.  

 Dr. Goolsby then established his private psychiatric practice in Gainesville, GA and for the first twenty-seven years provided inpatient and outpatient psychiatric services. In 2014, he changed the focus of his practice to include treatment with Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation. In 2016, he incorporated Theta Burst Stimulation into the services provided by his outpatient practice. Currently, Dr. Goolsby has become a leading provider of Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation in Georgia having provided more than 15,000 TMS and TBS treatments.

In addition to his use of the traditional figure 8 coil, he also has extensive experience with the use of several angulated coils including the B-70 & DB-80, allowing common sites of stimulation to include (R) and (L)DMPFC, and (R) and (L)OFC, in addition to the (R) and (L) DLPFC.  In his attempts to optimize patient response to TMS and/or TBS, utilizing different sites of stimulation, and accelerated TMS/TBS treatments, he also has extensive experience in utilizing extended TMS/TBS treatments.   To date, he has treated 46 patients with more than 100 of TMS/TBS treatments, including multiple courses of TMS/TBS, or in the same course.  

Dr. Goolsby has extended experience utilizing the following FDA approved TMS devices; Neurostar, Magstim, and MagVenture.