Nebraska Ketamine therapy

SOMA is a Spravato certified REMS center!

What is Spravato® Therapy?

SPRAVATO®  (esketamine) is an effective method in treating adults with Major Depressive Disorder (MDD). It is an intranasal prescription medicine, used along with an antidepressant taken by mouth, for Treatment Resistant Depression (TRD) in adults. TRD is defined as the failure of two or more oral antidepressants of adequate dose and duration. 

If you are struggling with depression and have tried two or more antidepressants without relief, it’s time to talk to your doctor or schedule an evaluation to see if Spravato®  is the answer.

Each treatment lasts about two hours where patients are monitored in a comfortable setting in our clinics.  (Due to the side effects of the Spravato®  treatment, you are not allowed to drive afterward – you must have a friend, family member, or a ride share service pick you up.) We have a number of available room choices depending on what you like to do during your treatments.

Any specific questions please call us at: 531-267-0711

SPRAVATO® is the first prescription nasal spray, taken with an oral antidepressant, for:

  • Adults with treatment-resistant depression (TRD). In the SPRAVATO® clinical trials, TRD was diagnosed in adults who were struggling with major depressive disorder and had not responded adequately to at least two different antidepressants of adequate dose and duration in the current episode.
  • Depressive symptoms in adults with major depressive disorder with suicidal thoughts or actions

Helpful Links: each of the articles below highlight the benefits of Spravato® treatments. All of the information used in this post is from Spravato®  (esketamine) and can be found below;

Please contact us if you have any questions or check out our Spravato® information page.

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Ashley Wallen PA-C !!New Provider Welcome!!

We are excited to welcome Ashley Wallen PA-C to our staff at South Omaha Medical Associates!

Ashley grew up in a small Nebraska town. She graduated from the University of Nebraska Lincoln with a Bachelor’s of Science. She then went on to earn her Masters of Physician Assistant Studies at University of Nebraska Medical Center. She has been practicing family medicine since.

Ashley is passionate about wellness and preventative medicine and is excited to bring her experience to SOMA! She has experience in treating both acute and chronic conditions in patients of all ages. In addition, she believes strongly in providing patients with comprehensive healthcare, including mental health.

We are available for walk in availability and same day appointments!

Ashley Wallen is available M-F 9-4pm. Please reach out of you have any questions. She is available for a number of services including telehealth availability! We are currently accepting patients and are happy to schedule as soon as possible.

If you are an existing patient of our clinic and connected to our Patient Fusion profile you are now able to schedule online! Login into your Patient profile and follow the times below to schedule with Ashley!

Call us today to learn more: 402-731-9100

August Ketamine promotion for Omaha and surrounding areas


For the month of August we would like to offer the following promotions on our mental health services (please call to receive promo pricing!):

  • Current Ketamine IV patients: book your next booster appointment and receive $50 off (must be paid at time of booking)
  • New IV patients requiring physicals: book your consult & ketamine infusions and receive $100 off your last infusion (must be paid at time of booking)
  • All Referrals: All patients that send referrals to our practice who book an appointment or consult will get $50 off of their next ketamine infusion (valid 1 per person & can be combined). For both you and your referral!

Our bilingual Family Practice medical clinic is ready to help you with an August ketamine promotion on our IV infusions. We have been constantly improving on our methods and work flows to optimize the patient experience. For being patient during our growth we would like to extend a promotion for all current and new patients.

Different Care Options

Although a big focus at our clinic is Ketamine IV therapy. We also encourage patients to look into Esketamine, an oral inhalant alternative. We have partnered with Spravato to become an available treatment center here in Omaha! Please reach out to us to schedule and see about starting the process. Those patients who are already eligible or in the program can now choose us as a supported center. Additionally, many insurance carriers reimburse the treatment and we have become experts at navigating the insurance process.

What is SPRAVATO® (esketamine) CIII nasal spray? SPRAVATO® is a prescription medicine, used along with an antidepressant taken by mouth to treat: Adults with treatment-resistant depression (TRD)Depressive symptoms in adults with major depressive disorder (MDD) with suicidal thoughts or actions. This is a federally backed program that is covered by most insurance options. Please contact us for specific information regarding reimbursement and becoming eligible.

Helpful Links: each of the articles below highlight the benefits of Spravato Treatments.

If you know someone who is having suicidal thoughts or ideations please reach out to the national support center by dialing (or texting) #988

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