About Ars Nova Internal Medicine in Tucson

At Ars Nova Internal Medicine in Tucson,  we are committed to evidence-based medicine and that health is optimized by involving the whole being while attending to biological, psychological, social and spiritual/existential domains of human existence.

In so far as much of our suffering are diseases of modern civilization and the trauma and conditioning experienced by each individual, at Ars Nova Internal Medicine we encourage the individual to substitute bad habits for good habits and to modify the conditioned patterns of one’s responses to the surrounding world through increases awareness.

We also make use of available appropriate allopathic tools including medications according to the needs of the individual patient.

Meet Our Providers

Dr. Christopher Puca

Dr. Christopher Puca

Medical Doctor

Primary Specialty: Internal Medicine
Board Certification: American Board of Internal Medicine; American Board of Hospice and Preventive Medicine
Medical Education: New York Medical College, Medical School, Valhalla
Residency: SUNY at StonyBrook, Nassau County Medical Center
Internship: SUNY at StonyBrook, Nassau County Medical Center
Hobbies / Interests: Art, Literature, Music, Gardening, Carpentry

Dorothy Tucker FNP

Dorothy Tucker, NP

Nurse Practitioner
Board Certification: American Academy of Nurse Practitioners
Medical Education: University of Arizona College of Nursing
Hobbies / Interests: Softball, Baseball, Gardening, Singing, Sewing

Celia Scott FNP

Celia Scott, FNP

Family Nurse Practitioner
Primary Specialty: Family Nurse Practitioner
Board Certification: American Academy of Nurse Practitioners
Medical Education: University of Texas – Arlington; University of South Alabama
Hobbies / Interests: In her spare time, she likes to play soccer, swim, yoga and baking.

Staff and Facility

Our Staff and Facility