The Great Slim Down
Be fit. Be healthy. Lose weight as you go.
Created by Natalie Ikeman, PA-C, the Great Slim Down is a proven counseling program that is helping many people get healthier by achieving weight loss goals. Schedule an appointment with a Great Slim Down provider at 612-873-6963.
How does the program work?
You will receive one-on-one counseling to help you eat better and lose weight. Exercise is a large portion of the program. We will find the right exercise that works with your body and you can follow along with her YouTube workout videos. You will learn about different tools and tricks to help you succeed and keep off the weight. Start slowly with her guidance and low-intensity workouts on YouTube.
“No one has ever spent this much time with me teaching me how to eat healthy!”
- Great Slim Down participant
Great Slim Down Team
The Great Slim Down Mission Statement
The Great Slim Down weight management program helps to prevent and slow chronic disease associated with excess weight by providing one on one counseling and goal setting with support from an interdisciplinary team.
The Great Slim Down FAQ
How often do I go?
Weekly or bi-weekly at first, then monthly, for one year.
How much weight will I lose?
That is up to you. Natalie’s job is to supply you with the support and tools. You supply the effort!
Does my insurance cover this visit?
Most insurance companies should cover this visit. Before scheduling, call the customer service number on your insurance card to inquire about coverage concerning "weight loss counseling."
The Great Slim Down Videos - with Natalie Ikeman, PA-C
News from Natalie
Star Tribune 07.20.2017