Treatments

Ketamist® Therapy

At the Mental Health Management Group, we are revolutionizing mental healthcare and providing alternatives to traditional methods of depression, PTSD, and anxiety treatment.

Under the expert guidance of our medical professionals and Dr. Troy Noonan, ketamine therapy offers rapid and profound results, helping to alleviate symptoms when traditional treatments have fallen short. Our innovative approach utilizes a non-IV method, providing effective relief from depression, anxiety, PTSD, and more. 

We can help get you on the path to feeling better.

Treatment & Results

A series of Ketamist treatments can relieve depression for at least 3 to 6 months, allowing the tapering of anti-depressants and anti-anxiety medications. Other benefits include an accelerated “on-ramp” for people suffering from addiction, PTSD, and compulsive behaviors. 

Science

Evidence-based scientific research has established the benefits of using Ketamine for mental health/psychiatric disorders. Unlike other delivery methods like IV or injection, Ketamist Therapy (KetaMist®) is innovative in treating a broad spectrum of psychiatric conditions. Ketamist gives you more control, better results, faster, and less time.

Safety

FAQ's

Ketamine is a dissociative anesthetic used in medicine since the 1960s and was used by medical doctors and dentists to treat pain. In 2017, the FDA-approved Ketamine treatment for depression.  Off-label it is also used to treat and improve symptoms of anxiety and PTSD.

Ketamine works by affecting the brain's ability to process pain signals. It blocks NMDA receptors, which are responsible for memory formation and learning. The effects of Ketamine can last from 45 minutes up to 3 hours, depending on the dosage and method of administration. When used as a treatment for depression, it works quickly—in less than an hour.  Ketamist® therapy is a series of Ketamine sessions, resulting in depression remission with minimal side effects.

The premeasured dose is provided under the supervision of our physician. In a relaxing environment, you control the pace of treatment.

Within the mental health management group, we have a relaxation room that provides a safe, private room for your treatments. The room and the experience are designed to set you at ease and help you feel comfortable. A treatment specialist will check with you, take your blood pressure, and monitor your progress. 

You cannot drive or return to work following treatment. Many patients attend along with a comforting friend or family member or we can work with you to arrange a car service via electronic vehicle transportation (EVT app), Uber or Lyft.

A single treatment is $400, with multiple treatments recommended based on mood outcome and feedback you provide before and after to our treatment physician.