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 1978-1982
Associate in Science -Nursing (1986) Alpena Community College.
Bachelor in Science - Nursing (1996) Excelsior College.
Master of Science - Nursing (2004) Western Carolina University
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