A native of San Francisco, Ara Chackerian has built a successful career in the business world. Chackerian is both an entrepreneur and a philanthropist who has worked for several decades. During his career he has founded a number of successful businesses. Specifically his companies specialize in diagnostic imaging services.
Ara Chackerian is the co-founder and board member of TMS Health Solutions, one of the worlds top providers of of transcranial magnetic stimulation. This treatment is often used to help people who are battling depression. Chackerian has more than two decades of experience working in the health-tech world. He has lots of experience working to build healthcare companies. Specifically Ara Chackerian has played a major role in BMC Diagnostics, PipelineRx, Embion/Provider Links and of course TMS Solutions. Chackerian is also a dedicated board member for several companies which include Mint Medical Education and TMS Health Solutions.
For years Chackerian has been focused on community and environmental causes. One specific company he is tied to is a sustainable teak farm in Nicaragua known as Limonapa Teak. Limonapa is known for using environmentally-friendly practices to help the environment. On top of helping the environment Limonapa provides hundreds of great jobs for local members of the community.
Ara Chackerian recently sat down with interview.net to share some insight into his success. When asked what gave him the idea for his latest venture Chackerian gave an interesting response. Chackerian and his business partner wanted to continue their experience in building out-patient diagnostic centers. They had great success with these centers in Northern California and wanted continue this work across the nation. Chackerian is convinced that TMS therapy can be the third pillar of of psychiatric care, along with medication and talk therapy. His believe that TMS could possibly help thousands of people suffering from medication-resistant depression lead him to his current work. He continues to use his passion to make life better for those suffering from these kinds of mental health issues.