Natalie Johnson, APRN, CRNA, PMHNP-BC
Natalie Johnson was born and raised in Duluth, MN and graduated in 2003 from the College of Saint Scholastica with a Bachelors in Nursing. She worked as an ICU nurse at Mayo Clinic from 2003-2007, first in the pediatric intensive care, and then in the post-cardiac surgery intensive care, and started her CRNA education at Mayo in the fall of 2007, and graduated in Spring of 2009. Worked on staff as a CRNA at mayo for two years before moving back home to Duluth in Spring 2011 and worked over the next several years as a CRNA with Essentia Health, St. Mary's, Pavilion Outpatient Surgery Center, and today still currently does independent office-based plastic surgery anesthesia with her business partner.
She and her partner, Patrick Bailey, started Ketamine North in May 2019, and opened a second location in Hibbing, MN in August of 2022. Third location TBA soon. While running a business, she went back to her alma mater St. Scholastica, and received a second masters as a psychiatric nurse practitioner, graduating in the Spring of 2022, and is now board certified. Plans to become psychedelic assisted therapy trained within in the year. When not working, which is far and few between, she enjoys spending time with her husband and two kids (13 and 8), spending time at the lake, working out, going to her kids' sporting events, especially hockey, and sleeping.