About Dr. Patti
~ Dr. Sparling is a native of northern Michigan. She graduated from Alpena High School in Alpena, MI.
Alpena is located in northeast lower Michigan on the beautiful shores of Lake Huron.
~Attended Michigan Technological University
~Associate in Science -Nursing (1986) Alpena Community College.
~Bachelor in Science - Nursing (1996) Excelsior College.
~Master of Science - Nursing (2004) and Doctor of Nursing Practice (2017) Western Carolina University
~Dr. Sparling is a member of the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners, the North Carolina Nurses Association and Sigma Theta Tau, nurse's honor society.
~ Dr. Sparling has been practicing in Western North Carolina since 2005.
Way up north!
Beautiful Smoky Mountains