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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))
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
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Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*
ADHD and-or ADD
Alcoholism (Alcohol Dependence)
Amphetamine and Other Psychostimulant Dependence
Drug and Alcohol Dependence
Drug-Induced Mental Disorders
Major Depressive Disorder
Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
Psychosis Due to Mental Illness
Sleep Disturbance-Related Fibromyalgia
Evaluation and Treatment of Sleep Disorders
Independent Forensic Evaluation
Multiple Sleep Latency Test (MSLT)
Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation (TMS)
0 Malpractice Claims
No malpractice history found for Florida.
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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