Soterix Medical is the world leader in non-invasive neuromodulation and integrated brain monitoring technology.

Research Systems

Soterix Medical was founded to support the science of non-invasive electrical stimulation. From exclusive High-Definition systems, Neurotargeting planning software, to the incredibly adaptable 1x1 platform, researchers choose Soterix Medical when stimulation quality cannot be compromised.

Clinical Systems

Soterix Medical is committed to providing patients and physicians with the most advanced, user-friendly, and effective neuromodulation treatments. Our clinical tDCS platforms are the only systems incorporating the latest, most robust technology. Unique electrode and head-gear snap-in technology make consistent and comfortable stimulation “a snap” for patients and caregivers.


Soterix Medical is the leader in transcranial technology. Professionals trust Soterix Medical technology to provide the highest standard of research and clinical grade systems.


Our award-winning customer support team is expert in providing guidance through every administrative process and challenge - from research design support to clinical deployment.


Soterix Medical is driven by the desire to reduce the burden of disease with systems optimized for every individual. In advanced neuromodulation, one size does not fit all.

Recent News


Soterix Medical announces Phase-2 trial to test at-home tDCS paired with cognitive training as a therapeutic option for long COVID

Soterix Medical Inc. announces the launch of a Phase-2 clinical trial that will evaluate the combination of REMOTE-tDCS and a brain training program for the treatment of long COVID. The trial will be administered through NYU Langone Health's home-based remotely supervised (RS) tDCS program, which includes a clinical service that is available to patients across the United States.

Soterix Medical study to address post-COVID neurological and psychiatric symptoms using at-home neuromodulation and monitoring

Soterix Medical Inc. the global leader in non-invasive stimulation and synergistic brain imaging technologies, announces a new clinical trial of home-based auricular Vagus Nerve Stimulation (taVNS) for individuals who experience post-COVID neuropsychiatric symptoms, like fatigue, headache, or anxiety.

Soterix Medical Announces Expanded Clinical Trials for Alzheimer's disease and Mild Cognitive Impairment

Soterix Medical Inc. the global leader in non-invasive stimulation and synergistic brain imaging technologies, is pleased to report expanded clinical trials of its proprietary neuromodulation technologies for Alzheimer's disease and Mild Cognitive Impairment.

FDA Grants Soterix Medical IDE Approval for Home-based tDCS-LTE Trial for Depression

Soterix Medical Inc. announces it has received FDA Investigational Device Exception (IDE) to launch a trial of transcranial Direct Current Stimulation-Limited Total Energy (tDCS-LTE) neuromodulation at-home for patients with Major Depressive Disorder (MDD).

Soterix Medical Announces FDA 510(k) Clearance for the Neural Navigator System

Soterix Medical Inc. he global leader in non-invasive stimulation and synergistic technologies, announced today it has received a 510(k) clearance from U.S. Food & Drug Administration (FDA) for the Neural Navigator system manufactured by Brain Science Tools, Netherlands.

Treatment for Opioid and Opiate Withdrawal

Soterix Medical Inc. announced the launch of its U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) 510k cleared electro-detox™ treatment to reduce opiate and opioid withdrawal symptoms. The electro-detox™ is a battery-powered wearable device placed behind the patient’s ear that emits gentle current pulses to stimulate branches of specific cranial nerves

tDCS to Reduce Craving in Cocaine Addiction

Soterix Medical Inc. has been awarded a Phase I NIH-SBIR contract from the National Institute of Drug Abuse (NIDA) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH) for the development of its portable remote-tDCS platform for the treatment of cocaine addiction.

The focus of the project is to develop and validate the first self-administered electrostimulation system to reduce cocaine craving. The stimulation device and protocols developed in this project are further applicable to other addictive substances like nicotine, alcohol, and marijuana and to opioid misuse.

Positive results from tDCS-LTE trials for Depression

Soterix Medical Inc. reported positive results from two double-blind, sham-controlled clinical trials of its proprietary transcranial Direct Current Stimulation-Limited Total Energy (tDCS-LTE) technology for the treatment of depression. The Depression tDCS-LTE system is unique in providing drug-free therapy with minimal side effects while maximizing energy delivery to the dorsolateral prefrontal cortex (DLPFC) region, which is implicated in depression control. The results of the first study “Bipolar Depression Electrical Treatment Trial [BETTER]” were published in JAMA Psychiatry and the results of the second study “ELECT-tDCS” trial were published in New England Journal of Medicine.

Clinical approval in Singapore for Depression and Fibromyalgia treatment

Soterix Medical Inc. announced that it has received Singapore’s Health Sciences Authority (HSA) approval for its non-invasive therapeutic medical device. This approval allows Soterix Medical to immediately market its products based on its proprietary transcranial Direct Current Stimulation (tDCS) technology in Singapore. The therapy works by delivering a mild electrical current through electrodes placed on the head relieving the symptom of Major Depression using the Depression tDCS-LTE™ treatment or Fibromyalgia using the PainX® treatment.

FDA 510(k) Clearance for IontoDC™ System

Soterix Medical Inc. announced it has received a 510(k) clearance from U.S. Food & Drug Administration (FDA) for its IontoDC™ device intended to use a direct current to introduce ions of soluble salts or other drugs into the body.

Plug in Your Brain

When the Smithsonian highlighted the most rigorous science around tDCS, they showed Soterix Medical’s exclusive High-Definition tDCS system. Targeted stimulation supporting hypothesis driven research.

"Brain Hack" Episode

Al Jazeera America features clinical grade tDCS using industry-standard Soterix Medical technology in adult and pediatric neurorehabilitation*. And an interview with our CTO, Dr. Abhishek Datta.

PainX® tDCS CE Mark

The Soterix Medical PainX® tDCS system receives CE Mark for the treatment of Pain including Migraine and Fibromyalgia. Soterix Medical tDCS systems continue to set the standard in research and treatment.

1x1 Depression CE Mark

The Soterix Medical 1x1 tDCS system receives CE Mark for the treatment of Depression. Medical and research quality tDCS from the trusted leader in transcranial electrical neuromodulation.

PBS Newshour

Soterix Medical tDCS features on PBS inducing the industry standard 1x1 (start of episode) and our 1x1-LTE, the only device designed for susceptible population (end of episode)

Motherboard news

Motherboard’s lighthearted take on Soterix Medical's exclusive HD-tDCS technology. Learn more about Soterix Medical HD-tDCS for state-of-the-art research and clinical grade neuromodulation.

Scientific American

Soterix Medical EASYstrap features in Scientific American Mind article on “Your Electric Pharmacy”, the future of tDCS

HD-tDCS in Nature News

Our exclusive "X configuration" overcomes limitations of conventional tDCS. Soterix HD-tDCS can "penetrate deeper into the brain in more focused areas", reports Nature News.

Soterix Medical Inc. partners with ElMindA Ltd. to develop a new paradigm for pain control. Visualizing individual pain networks to revolutionalize the targeted treatment of pain - one patient at a time.

tDCS with Imaging

For combining tDCS with monitoring technologies (such as EEG, PET, MEG, Eye-tracking, NIR, fMRI) - Soterix Medical is the only company with the technology and expertise to ensure successful integration.

Soterix in WIRED magazine

WIRED magazine features Soterix medical tDCS and HD-tDCS products in their feature on neuromodulation including our exclusive 4x1 montage for brain targeting”.

Nature Neuro. on HD-tDCS

Soterix High-Definition tDCS an "innovation" that "increases the functional resolution" of brain stimulation. Categorical increases in non-invasive targeting with simple to use technology.

Industry Standard

Physicians at Harvard Medical School demonstrate the application of tDCS for clinical trial on patients using a Soterix 1x1 device in this Journal of Visualized Experiments video.


Soterix EASY-Kits include everything you need for a complete tDCS session in a compact container. Compatible with all Soterix 1x1 Stimulators and Accessories and includes Soterix EASY-Pads.

tDCS for Clinical Trials

The CT-tDCS platform is the most sophisticated system for clinical trials with tDCS and the only system to provide true double-blind control and online subject monitoring.