Sparks Welcomes Nurse Practitioner

(July 30, 2012) - Sparks Health System is pleased to welcome Susan L. McDaniel, RN, MSN, FNP, to the Van Buren Family Medical Clinic.

A Family Nurse Practitioner, Susan began her nursing career at Sparks and is excited to continue seeing patients in an area she knows and loves.

Susan studied to become a Registered Nurse at Westark Community College, where she received a class award for Clinical Excellence. She graduated summa cum laude with her Bachelor of Science in Nursing from Arkansas Tech University, and obtained her Master of Science in Nursing from the University of Central Arkansas.

Before joining the team at Van Buren Family Medical Clinic, Susan worked for more than 13 years as a nurse in a number of different departments at Sparks Regional Medical Center. Susan and her husband have three children and one grandson.

“I have a great family, and they have always been very supportive,” Susan said. “As a nurse, my priority is to help people take the best possible care of themselves.”

Susan will help Dr. Lisa McGraw care for patients at the Van Buren Family Medical Clinic on 209 Pointer Trail West in Van Buren.

For appointments, call (479) 474-3399 or toll free (888)788-7018. For more information about the Van Buren Family Medical Clinic visit

Susan McDaniel, RN, MSN, FNP