Rex Sparks, Nurse Practitioner, is new to the St Thomas healthcare system but has been practicing in Nashville for over 20 years. He is a 1996 graduate of Vanderbilt University School of Nursing where he graduated with a Master’s degree in Nursing as a Certified Family Nurse Practitioner. Rex has varied practice experience from Family Practice to Internal Medicine to Psychiatry to Emergency Medicine. Mr. Sparks also has a Master’s Degree in Counseling Psychology from Tennessee Tech University.

Medical School

1994-1996 - Master's of Science in Nursing-Family Nurse Practitioner, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN
1991-1993 - Master's of Arts in Psychology, Tennessee Technological University, Cookeville, TN


American Nurses Credentialing Center (National Board Certification)
Tennessee Board of Nursing License
PALS certified
ACLS certified