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David J. Seiden, MD, FAASM

David J. Seiden, MD, FAASM

David J. Seiden, MD, FAASM

David J. Seiden, MDDavid J. Seiden, MD is a recognized expert in the field of Sleep Medicine and serves as Medical Director for Baptist Health Sleep Centers of South Florida. He has been a Principal Investigator and pharmaceutical consultant for over 100 sleep disorder clinical trials and has published numerous manuscripts in peer-reviewed medical journals.

Dr. David Seiden has a particular interest in the neuropharmacology of medicines used to treat sleep disorders including sedative-hypnotics, wake-promoting agents, and circadian rhythm modifiers.

After graduating from Georgetown University School of Medicine, Dr. Seiden trained in Neurology at Columbia University-Neurological Institute of New York and Sleep Medicine at Mt. Sinai Medical Center in Miami Beach.

David J. Seiden, MD has over 20 years of experience in Neurology and Sleep Medicine as a clinician, lecturer, and contributor to pharmaceutical research and practices in Hollywood, Florida.


Sleep Disorders, Alzheimer’s Disease, Headaches/Migraines, Neurology

Board Certifications
Sleep Medicine, American Board of Neurology and Psychiatry 11/2009
Sleep Medicine, American Board of Sleep Medicine 05/1997
Neurology, American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology 05/1996
Neurology, American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology Recertified 08/2006
National Board of Medical Examiners 07/1992

Medical Interests
Dr. Seiden’s practice is focused on evaluating and managing sleep disorders including Sleep Apnea, Insomnia, Restless Legs, Parasomnias and sleep disorders as they relate to medical and neurological conditions. Dr. Seiden is a national lecturer on sleep disorder related topics, as well as a pharmaceutical and medico-legal consultant.

Georgetown University School of Medicine, Washington, D.C. Doctor of Medicine, May 1991
Georgetown University Graduate School, Washington, D.C. Master of Science, Physiology and Biophysics, May 1987
Syracuse University, Syracuse, New York Bachelor of Arts, Biology with a concentration in Gerontology, May 1985

Neurology, The Neurological Institute of New York
Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center Columbia University
College of Physicians and Surgeons New York New York, June 1992- June 1995

Sleep Disorders Medicine
Mount Sinai Medical Center
Miami Beach, Florida
July 1995 -June 1996

Fellow American Academy of Sleep Medicine
Sleep Research Society
American Academy of Neurology
National Sleep Foundation
Restless Legs Syndrome Foundation
Florida Medical Association

Awards & Accolades

Research & Clinical Trials
In addition to Dr. Seiden’s patient care responsibilities, he is a Principal Investigator at Research Centers of America, a clinical drug development organization. In this capacity he has served as a Principal Investigator and pharmaceutical consultant for numerous clinical research trials, evaluating new therapies for insomnia, sleep apnea, restless legs, Alzheimer’s disease, Parkinson’s disease, peripheral neuropathy, fibromyalgia, migraine headache as well as vaccine trials for neurologic infections including rabies, West Nile virus, Varicella Zoster and Meningococcal disease.

Accepts New Patients


7261 Sheridan Street, Suite 210
Hollywood, FL 33024
Phone: (954) 436-2424
Fax: (954) 436-3424

9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Hospital Affiliations
Memorial Hospital
Pembroke Memorial Hospital
West Baptist Health of South Florida, Outpatient Services

Insurance Accepted
Auto Insurance, AvMed, Beechstreet, Care Plus (NON-Capitated PCP), Cigna, Devoted Healthcare Plan, Doctors Healthcare Plan, Gallagher Bassett, Golden Rule, Humana Gold, Humana PPO/EPO, Humana Premiere, MMM of Florida, Medicare, Multiplan, Neighborhood Health Plan, Occunet, Private HealthCare Systems, Simply Healthcare plan (No Medicaid), TriCare for Life, United Health Care, and Workers Comp.



David J. Seiden, MD is a neurologist located in Hollywood, Florida. You can contact his office at (954) 436-2424.

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