Amy R Sparks, MD

Amy R Sparks, MD

IFM Certified Practitioner IFM Certified Practitioner

Practice Information

  • Accepts Insurance
  • Accepts Medicare

Practice Contact Information

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Sparks Family Medicine, Ltd.
E2814A6E-0D1F-4DCC-B107-7AA9AD796716 702-722-2200
702-722-2201
7655B631-35D1-495D-AD70-12DA3A1056B8 contact@sparksfamilymedicine.com

Information for Patients

From the practitioner: About My Practice

Located adjacent to the Summerlin community in Las Vegas, Nevada, Sparks Family Medicine is proud to offer an integrative approach to functional medicine. Sparks Family Medicine accepts select insurance plans. Sparks Family Medicine utilizes numerous specialty lab tests, allowing patients to find the most affordable specialty lab testing. Blood draw services are available on site.

Dr. Sparks is board certified in Family Medicine, a Functional Medicine Certified Practitioner (2016), and a diplomat of the American Board of Holistic Medicine (2013). She has served as Chief of Staff of Summerlin Hospital (2005-2006) and appeared in the documentary "The Magic Pill" (2017).

From the practitioner: What Patients Can Expect

Patients should be ready to embrace an integrative approach to healthcare and to work with a physician dedicated to exploring the many facets of improved health. Patients should understand that the individualized approach of functional medicine requires an individualized approach to each patient. Patients should be ready to utilize supplements, integrative modalities and stress-reduction as resources to improve health.

Medical Specialties

  • Family Medicine
  • Functional Medicine
  • General Practice

Medical Conditions

  • Allergies
  • Arthritis
  • Asthma
  • Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder
  • Autism Spectrum Disorder
  • Autoimmune Disease
  • Cardiovascular disorders
  • Chronic Disease
  • Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
  • Depression, Anxiety or Bipolar Disorder
  • Diabetes
  • Digestive disorders
  • Fatigue
  • Female Disorders
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Gluten Sensitivity
  • Hypertension
  • Infections (acute and chronic low-grade such as Lyme, Candidiasis etc.)
  • Insomnia and Sleep Disorders
  • Mercury and Heavy Metal Toxicity
  • Metabolic Syndrome (pre-diabetes, insulin resistance)
  • Migraines and Headaches
  • Skin Disorders
  • Stress-related Conditions
  • Thyroid, adrenal and other hormonal disorders
  • Weight or Metabolism concerns

Languages Spoken

  • English

Graduate School Education

Family Medicine, University of Kansas, 2000

Professional Associations

IFMCP, ABIHM

IFM Coursework

  • Applying Functional Medicine in Clinical Practice
  • Bioenergetics (formerly Energy) Advanced Practice Module
  • Cardiometabolic Advanced Practice Module
  • Environmental Health (formerly Detox) Advanced Practice Module
  • GI Advanced Practice Module
  • Hormone Advanced Practice Module
  • Immune Advanced Practice Module