Joan Tufts, originally from Maple Shade, New Jersey graduated from the Medical college of Pennsylvania with a BSN in nursing. She has practiced as an RN for more than 10 years and three different states, bringing an array of experience with her. Joan has practiced in pediatrics, oncology, infectious disease, medical surgical, and as a school nurse. She then went on to receive her MSN this past April from The University of Alabama â€“ Birmingham, and certified as a PNP.
Joan and her husband, Adam, are returning to the Charleston as he retires after 21 years of Air Force service. They bring their three children, and enjoy the strong sense of community and family that this area provides. Joan enjoys spending time with family, friends, cooking and art.