Dr. William Nathan Upshaw is the Medical Director of NeuroSpa TMS. Since working with the inventor of TMS Therapy nearly a decade ago, Dr. Upshaw has been a pioneer, champion and outspoken advocate of TMS Therapy. Dr. Upshaw’s holistic experience in the field has transformed him into Florida’s leading advocate for widespread accessibility to TMS Therapy.
Dr. Upshaw is a highly-awarded faculty member at the University of South Florida, giving him the tools, experience and expertise to better educate the public on the groundbreaking science behind TMS Therapy. Awards received during his tenure thus far at the University of South Florida include the Resident Teaching Award, Faculty Teacher of the Year, and PGY-4 Faculty Teacher of the Year by the USF Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Neurosciences.
Ever since his first encounter with a TMS chair back in 2010, Dr. Upshaw was not only inspired by its remarkable potential but insatiably determined to provide this breakthrough therapy to as many people as possible. Between 2007 and 2010, Dr. Upshaw received advanced training in psychodynamic psychotherapy at the Tampa Bay Institute for Psychodynamic Studies, and received official certification in TMS and ECT Therapy at the MUSC Health Institute of Psychiatry.
With compelling scientific evidence and thousands of success stories on his side, Dr. Upshaw has made it his life’s mission to provide access to TMS Therapy to those who need it most.
Today, NeuroSpa TMS has a remission rate of 55%, with a response rate of 75%. This means that 75% of patients who received treatment from NeuroSpa TMS noted at least a 50% reduction in their symptoms. NeuroSpa TMS will be hosting a monthly talk, open to the public, to further Dr. Upshaw’s mission of spreading awareness and education of TMS Therapy.
TMS (Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation) Therapy is used to treat depression and anxiety in a spa-like environment using modern technology that targets neurological problems. Our skilled doctors are Florida’s premiere TMS Therapy experts and have demonstrated their expertise on the largest local and national media outlets.