Dr. Darryl Appleton, MD

Dr. Darryl Appleton, MD

Sleep Medicine  |  
Male  |  
Age 46
Dr. Appleton is an internationally recognized expert for his research, evaluation and treatment of sleep disorders. He completed his medical internship and residency in Psychiatry at the University of Miami, and soon after received a fellowship to study sleep disorders at the University of Toronto. Much of his research was focused on the correlation between chronic pain and sleep disorders as well as the affects of anti-depressants on sleep quality. In 2003, Dr. Appleton, who is based in South Florida, founded the Appleton Clinic in Toronto where he currently serves as the medical director. In 2006, Dr. Appleton founded the Sleep and Fatigue Treatment Center, currently in Pompano Beach, Florida. Dr. Appleton is triple-board certified, including that by the American Board of Independent Medical examiners resulting from his extensive experience with medical legal evaluations and insurance examinations in neuropsychiatry and sleep medicine. A frequent contributor to leading medical journals, Dr. Appleton is often called upon as an expert for radio and TV, consumer publications and Internet forums. Board Certifications Board Certified by the American Board of Sleep Medicine (ABSM) Board Certified by the American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology (ABPN) Board Certified by the American Board of Independent Medical Examiners (CIME) Fellow, American Academy of Sleep Medicine (FAASM) Fellow, Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada (FRCPS(C))

2701 E Atlantic Blvd Fl 2

Pompano Beach, FL 33062

Contact Information

(561) 450-8328

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Dr. Appleton's Experience

Dr. Appleton's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Sleep Medicine
  • Board certified in Psychiatry
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Care Philosophy

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  • Sleep Medicine
  • Neuropsychiatry (Psychiatry)
  • Psychiatry

Board Certifications

  • Psychiatry
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*

Conditions Treated

  • ADHD and-or ADD
  • Addiction
  • Adjustment Disorder
  • Alcoholism (Alcohol Dependence)
  • Amphetamine and Other Psychostimulant Dependence
  • Anxiety
  • Apnea
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Depression
  • Drug and Alcohol Dependence
  • Drug-Induced Mental Disorders
  • Fatigue
  • Insomnia
  • Major Depressive Disorder
  • Narcolepsy
  • Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Psychiatric Diseases
  • Psychosis Due to Mental Illness
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Sleep Disturbance-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Sleep Sex
  • Sleep-Walking
  • Snoring


  • Evaluation and Treatment of Sleep Disorders
  • Independent Forensic Evaluation
  • Multiple Sleep Latency Test (MSLT)
  • Psychiatric Evaluation
  • Psychopharmacologic Treatment
  • Sleep Study
  • Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation (TMS)

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.


  • University Of Toronto
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1995
  • Ross University, School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1999
  • University Of Miami / School Of Medicine
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2000
  • Jackson Memorial Hospital-University Miami School Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2003
  • University Of Toronto (Univ. Health Network)
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2004
  • University Of Toronto
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2004
  • American Board Of Sleep Medicine
    Other Education | Completed 2005
  • Certified Independent Medical Examiner
    Other Education | Completed 2006

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Patients Choice Award, 2010
  • Patients' Choice Award, 2011
  • Compassionate Doctor Recognition, 2010
  • Patients Choice Award, 2009
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Appleton's Reviews

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Dr. Appleton's Performance
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  • Explains condition(s) well
  • Answers Questions
  • Time well spent
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  • Scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
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