Meet The Doctor

Dr. Caratozzolo Woodbridge VADr. Carmelo F. Caratozzolo, DC, CCSP®, CCEP

Carmelino Franco Giuseppe Caratozzolo, Doctor of Chiropractic, is the owner and founder of his practice since 1998, ACT Wellness Center, in Woodbridge, Virginia. He is commonly referred to as Dr. C. Relocated and expanded, in 2017, the new name and facility describes what is offered, that is wellness.

Dr. C’s patients refer to him as “a quality of life specialist.” He believes in enhancing lives though natural self-care and a healthy lifestyle. He strives to eliminate the excessive use of medication and surgery by promoting the natural healing benefits of spinal health through Chiropractic care.

Dr. C graduated in 1994 from Life Chiropractic College in Marietta, Georgia. He is Chiropractic Sports Physician who is trained in the use of Insight Subluxation Station technology. This cutting edge computerized spine and nerve system evaluator is certified by the “National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA)” as a “space technology.” He coaches and mentors local business on lifestyle topics. He has spoken around the country at conferences, meetings and seminars, empowering people to live a life “without limits!" Dr. C currently speaks locally for the benefit of our community.

Some of His Accomplishments and Awards Include:

  • Certified Chiropractic Sports Physician.
  • Certified Chiropractic Extremity Practitioner.
  • Prince William County Best Chiropractor 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018 and 2019.
  • Health Rhythms Certified Facilitator 2013. 
  • Featured in Chiropractic Economics in March, 2005.
  • Chiropractor of the Year 2005; The Family Practice Leadership award in 2002, 2003 and 2007.
  • Contributed to the Chiropractic portion of the “100 Year Lifestyle” by Dr. Eric Plasker.
  • Commendation from the Prince William County Board of Supervisors in 2001 for Kid’s Day America event; and The Family Practice Excellence award in 2001.
  • Served as the official chiropractor for the Prince William County based semi-pro football team, the Virginia Monarchs, from 1998 to 2002.
  • Created the “100 Year Lifestyle” speaking series for General Dynamics Land Systems in Woodbridge, VA.
  • Won a national contest for Athletes Against Drugs…This Chicago based organization who’s’ C.E.O., Stedman Graham, presented Dr. “C” with an award April 2007.
  • Healthy Community Healthy Youth Council member, a Nationally based and locally run organization for the Prince William County school system.

Other Noteworthy Facts About Dr. C:

Dr. C. was a professional musician, amateur bodybuilder, power lifter and athletic trainer before becoming a Chiropractor. He also has a background in martial arts, wrestling and soccer. He loves to communicate the message of health and healing through music.  

Find Dr. C in Woodbridge, VA where his practice services Dale City, Manassas, Montclair, Fairfax, Mt. Vernon and the surrounding Northern Virginia areas.

Health Rhythms Facilitator

certified chiropractic extremity practitioner

chiropractic sports physician

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Our Location

14111 Minnieville Road | Woodbridge, VA 22193

Office Hours

Our General Schedule


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3:00 pm-6:30 pm


9:00 am-12:00 pm

3:00 pm-6:00 pm


3:00 pm-6:00 pm


9:00 am-12:00 pm

3:00 pm-6:30 pm