Oscar G. Morales, MD
Senior Medical Advisor
Founder (2009) and Director McLean Hospital TMS
Faculty Psychiatry Residency Program
McLean Hospital – Massachusetts General Hospital MGH
Harvard Medical School
Dr. Morales is a psychiatrist and Senior Medical Advisor at Achieve TMS East. For almost two decades, he has served and continues to be the Director of TMS at McLean Hospital, the Psychiatric Affiliate Hospital at Harvard Medical School. He has personally treated over 1000 patients with TMS over the last 15 years. He was the first in the Harvard/Partners Healthcare system dedicated to psychiatric treatments and investigation. He is responsible and clinically oversees all TMS activities at Achieve TMS East, including clinical, training, and current investigation of TMS in treating psychiatric disorders.
Dr. Morales is on the faculty for the MGH/McLean Adult Psychiatry Residency Training Program and is involved in the training of Harvard students, residents, fellows, and staff psychiatrists. As a fellow, Dr. Morales participated in the clinical trial that convinced the FDA to approve the first TMS device for the treatment of depression in 2008 and was the primary investigator for a worldwide trial that resulted in FDA approval of deep TMS for the treatment of depression in 2013. He is part of the national network of depression centers (NNDC) TMS task group, which develops guidelines, recommendations and collaborative research at a national level.
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Education & Training:
1977 MD, San Carlos University Medical School, Guatemala City, Guatemala
1977-1979 Internal Medicine, Roosevelt Hospital, Guatemala City, Guatemala
1981-1983 Internal Medicine, General Hospital IGSS, Guatemala City, Guatemala
1993-1997 Psychiatry, Tufts University Medical Center
1985-1986 US Department of State, HH Humphrey Fellow, Fulbright Program, University of Minnesota
2002-2005 TMS and Brain Stimulation, New York State Psychiatric Institute College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, New York.
Phone: 413-341-5954. Mobile: 212-203-3434
Office Address: 47 Pleasant Street #1-NW, Northampton, Massachusetts 01060. USA