About the Owner

Born & raised in Madison, owner Jenny Klestinski is honored to offer area women and athletes a unique resource for specialty physical therapy and wellness through strength & conditioning, injury prevention, and conservative injury management.  

photo by C Bannink

Jennifer Uselman Klestinski PT, MPT, OCS, WCS, CSCS, BCB-PMD

President/Owner/Founder, Physical Therapist, Strength & Conditioning Specialist


Advanced Board Certifications & Designations

American Physical Therapy Association

Orthopedic Clinical Specialist (OCS)-2017; 2008

Women's Health Clinical Specialist (WCS)-2009


Biofeedback Certification International Alliance

Biofeedback: Board Certified in Biofeedback - Pelvic Muscle Dysfunction (BCB-PMD) - 2007 to present


National Strength & Conditioning Association:

Certified Strength & Conditioning Specialist (CSCS) - 2002 to present


Jennifer has been providing comprehensive orthopedic and pelvic health Physical Therapy in Madison since 2001. Prior to launching CoreActive Therapy, she developed and promoted women's health programs, including mentorship of providers, at two area outpatient physical therapy clinics. Jennifer holds a Certificate in Achievement in Pelvic Physical Therapy (CAPP-Pelvic) and is the longest continuously BCIA board certified EMG Biofeedback provider for pelvic muscle dysfunction in the Madison area. 


Jennifer studied physical therapy in Rochester, MN receiving her Master of Physical Therapy degree from the Mayo Clinic in 2001. While in graduate school she was the recipient of the Erik J. Aasen Humanitarian award.  Jennifer received her Bachelor of Science degree in Kinesiology-Exercise Physiology from the University of Wisconsin-Madison in 1999. She has served on the Board of Directors for the Section on Women's Health of the American Physical Therapy Association.  She is a dedicated volunteer: as a youth soccer coach, at local grade school events - such as 'field day', a favorite - and in 2017 she founded a 501c3 non-profit organization to oversee the Myrtle & MJ Scholarship honoring her grandmothers' dedication to healthcare & community betterment values. As president of Future Leaders WI Scholarship Foundation, Jennifer is committed to future generations of resilient, action-oriented, and positive students 16years and over pursuing careers in healthcare, education and community betterment.


Jennifer is passionate about women's health & lifelong physical activity, bridging the gap between traditional healthcare/rehab and wellness/fitness, and inspiring others achieve their goals. Jennifer grew up playing team sports and studying ballet from ages 3-18. After having children she began triathlon and endurance training in earnest. She is an avid runner having completed six marathons, including the 120th Boston Marathon in 2016, and is currently working towards completing her fourth of six World Marathon Majors. Jennifer completed Ironman WI 2015 as an Ironman Foundation athlete raising money for Coaches vs Cancer WI - she was thrilled to receive messages from inspired female athletes of all ages. During down time she enjoys reading, hiking, concerts, traveling, and especially spending time outdoors with family & friends.



Special Interests

Complex back/pelvic/hip pain, EMG Biofeedback for muscle re-education and coordination training, and manual therapy (including visceral manipulation for pain relief and fertility support).


Overuse injuries & nutrition in endurance athletes, rehab applications of Functional Movement Screening (FMS), run analysis, rehab bike fit, soccer and dance injuries.


Pre-/post-partum pain prevention, Cesarean recovery & return to fitness, incontinence treatment & prevention, and osteoporosis management.