Patti Sparling, FNP

Family Practice





Patti Sparling, DNP, FNP, earned her family nurse practitioner degree from WCU and has provided excellent care to residents of MaconCounty throughout her nine year tenure with Center for Family Medicine, where she practiced alongside Todd Davis, MD, Anthony Esterwood, MD, and Ewa Susfal, MD.

  • Doctor of Nursing Practice, Western Carolina University 2017
  • WCU school of nursing - outstanding doctorate student award
  • Master of Science - Nursing,, Western Carolina University 2004
  • WCU school of nursing - outstanding research project award
  • ​Member Sigma Theta Tau Nursing Honor Society
  • Member American Academy of Nurse Practitioners
  • Member North Carolina Nurses Association
  • Adjunct faculty Western Carolina University


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