Iowa Specialty Hospital

Rachelle McCabe, DNP, ARNP, FNP-C

Rachelle McCabe, DNP, ARNP, FNP-C
Specialties & Services
Primary Clinic
Iowa Weight Loss Specialists - Ames
Mary Greeley Medical Center
1111 Duff Avenue, Suite 2607
Ames , IA 50010

Practice Information

Joined Iowa Specialty Hospital

May 2020

Medical Interests

Medically supervised weight loss 

Education & Professional Certification


American Academy of Nurse Practitioners


University of Iowa - Doctor of Nursing Practice

Professional Societies

American Nurses Association and  American Association of Nurse Practitioners

Professional & Personal Interests

Hobbies and Personal Interests

Enjoys reading, going to the movies, car shows, and being with family and friends.

Patient Comments

October 31, 2022

Rachelle is amazing! I can't express enough how comfortable she made me feel. She's warm, personable, she listened, was very understanding & empathetic. Rachelle explained things so well. I look forward to future sessions with her.

October 28, 2022

I wasn't sure what to expect with my first appointment but was very pleased with both Rachelle and Kayla. They had a lot of great information and answered any concerns or questions I had.

October 20, 2022

*Rachelle always listens and truly cares.

October 12, 2022

Very collaborative and listened to my needs, concerns, etc. Was given many options in how to move forward.

October 4, 2022

She listened to my concerns. Validated weight loss and weight gain is very personal and didn't just send me off without some resolution or hope for the weight loss journey. Weight gain Is very depressing she acknowledged that and gave me hope!!!

September 28, 2022

I have had nothing but a positive experience.

September 27, 2022

Always kind, professional, and very helpful.

September 24, 2022

I am so glad that I am a patient of Iowa Weight Loss Specialist. I have made such wonderful progress. And rachelle is making sure that I keep up the wonderful progress.

September 20, 2022

I feel comfortable visiting with *Rachelle about my issues, she is very caring and understanding of which makes me feel good and more motivated in staying on task.

September 15, 2022

This was a very positive & informative visit.

September 15, 2022

Many of my coworkers see Rachelle now

September 9, 2022

I have already recommended this clinic

August 18, 2022

Everyone is quick to judge about me, but I felt comfortable where I was listened to and the willingness of going slow my pace

August 6, 2022

Was told some things that I was concerned about that made sense. No one else took the time to explain .

July 29, 2022

I have never had a negative experience here

July 16, 2022

She always listens to my questions and has always provided me with resources.

July 1, 2022

Rachelle McCabe is great. Very compassionate and caring. 5 stars

June 28, 2022

I have referred several friends already.

June 25, 2022

I feel very comfortable and everyone is so wonderful and positive.

June 22, 2022

I have recommended several of my friends to this clinic I think they are great in Ames.

June 16, 2022

Rachelle is awesome! Sorry if I spelled her name wrong

June 16, 2022

Already recommended the clinic to several people.

June 16, 2022

Rachelle is very good and has helped me a lot in my weight loss process.

June 16, 2022

Rachelle was incredibly knowledgeable, efficient, answered my questions without judgment, and I felt seen and heard.

June 15, 2022

Everything is okay. No problems or concerns. We were both pleased with results!

June 15, 2022

Rachelle is also amazing. She remembers life events we've talked about and gives easy to understand medical advice.

June 14, 2022

Good experience

June 11, 2022

I've already recommended IWLS to a number of acquaintances.

June 11, 2022

They listened and started a plan with me immediately

June 11, 2022

Rachelle and her team are the best. Kind. Empathetic. Engaged.

June 9, 2022

I have recommended this program to several friends and co workers that have commented on my success.

June 9, 2022

Again, I am quite pleased. Everyone is friendly and understanding. They take the time to explain things, answer my concerns and make me feel extremely comfortable

June 7, 2022

I have ALREADY recommended to others.

June 7, 2022

She was very good at guiding both of us through the program and getting her "Intake" information on both of us. Her associate, dietitian also listened very well through this process!!

May 30, 2022

I felt like what was happening with me was front and center the whole time. Great staff! Thank you!

May 27, 2022

Very nonjudgmental and helpful. Very personable.

May 27, 2022

Rachelle is terrific. She is excellent and knowledgeable and caring! Could not get any better!

May 27, 2022

Rachelle is the best!!!
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