Aligned for Life. Alignment Designed by Nature

Upcoming Optimal Core Alignment Classes

Are you ready to feel better than you ever imagined you could again? Reducing body stress, improving circulation, energizing musculature, and lessening or avoiding chronic strains and sprains is at your fingertips with this natural approach to pain management. Join a Doctor of Physical Therapy and a 50-year Professor of martial arts and bodywork master in this 4-session workshop. You will learn practical self-help practices to assess and improve your posture and body alignment. You will learn to improve function and reduce pain while standing, walking, sitting, and working. Become more aware of your own and others alignment strengths and weaknesses…and what to do about it.

Stay tuned, more classes coming this fall…


Tools for Better Alignment

This video show you the importance of having the proper support for your feet.  Your entire body rests on your feet.  If your feet are out of alignment, it will cause cascading problems in your ankle, knee, hip and back.

Dr. Melanie Carlone is a 30-year veteran physical therapist with a broad international orthopedic background in various medical settings and hospitals, and as a yoga teacher in the U.S., Asia and Africa. She is passionate about the dynamics of human movement and inspiring alignment in the learner. Applying her years of knowledge in physical medicine, sports science and orthotics, she has created a system that powerfully awakens and anchors healthy and natural alignment.

Melanie is trained in Maitland Orthopedic manual therapy, craniosacral therapies, myofascial release techniques and numerous other modalities. Her training allows her to apply a wide spectrum of tools for rehab and patient care as she applies education and orthotics intervention for optimal alignment.

Melanie received her Doctorate of Physical Therapy, from Rocky Mountain University of Health Professions, Provo, Utah, 2010, and a Master of Science; Physical Therapy, US Army-Navy Baylor University, Academy of Health Sciences, San Antonio, TX, 1989, as well as her Bachelor of Science; Psychology, Colorado State University, 1982. She was trained in 2 different yoga styles at the 200 hour level and is a registered yoga teacher with Yoga Alliance.

Custom Orthotic Solutions delivers trained evaluation, professionally crafted shoe inserts and client education that promotes life-changing Optimal Core Alignment and Relief in Every Step.

Melanie Carlone, DPT, RYT

Doctor of Physical Therapy