Welcome to The Burdenko Water and Sports Therapy Institute

Home of the Burdenko Method, and Dr. Igor Burdenko

Dr. Igor Burdenko is the proud recipient of the


John K. Williams Jr.

International Adapted Aquatics Award

Inductee into the

International Swimming Hall of Fame


Aquatic Exercise Association (AEA)
Global Award Lifetime Achievement

The Burdenko Water and Sports Therapy Institute focuses on restoring maximum functional capacity. It offers a variety of programs for the general public such as: rehabilitation, conditioning, and training. The institute provides certification in the Burdenko method, seminars and workshops, personal training, diet therapy, acupuncture, massage, podiatry, and swimming lessons.

The Burdenko Method Education

Our goal is to share our knowledge. The Burdenko Method provides education through online courses, Master certification programs, exercise library, and customized subject-specific programs.

Amazon.com Library

To purchase The Burdenko Method please click on the image below.

To purchase Overcoming Injuries please call (617) 467-4530

To purchase The Ultimate Power of Resistance please call (617) 467-4530

Are you interested in any of the following?

  • Programs

    Innovative scientifically designed programs for rehabilitation, conditioning, and training in water and on land.

  • Certification

    Certification in the Burdenko method.

  • Knowledge

    Knowledge concerning the building, selection, shape, size, movable floors, and overall design and usage of pools.

  • Equipment

    The latest equipment for water and land exercises (Burdenko exercise belt, board with Velcro straps, exercise stick, and gym underwater, above water, and near the water).

  • Books

    Burdenko’s publications (books, articles, etc.), seminars, workshops, and presentations.

  • Universities

    Clinical affiliation with universities and colleges such as: Boston University, Simmons College, and International College

  • Locations

    The locations across the United States and abroad of MASTER certified instructors of theBurdenko method.

  • Peak Performance

    Peak preformance and mental enhancement training.

(If you have answered yes to any of the above statements, then you’re in the right place!)

Board of Advisors

Nancy Kerrigan
Nancy KerriganOlympic Silver Medalist
Figure Skater
Merrill Ashley
Merrill AshleyFormer Principal Dancer
NY City Ballet
Molly Hahn
Molly HahnProfessor at Tufts University
Lyle Micheli, M.D.
Lyle Micheli, M.D.Director of Sports Medicine
Children’s Hospital
Alison Osinski, Ph. D.
Alison Osinski, Ph. D.CEO of Aquatic Consulting Services
Marc Redlich, ESQ
Marc Redlich, ESQLaw Offices of Marc Redlich
Wayne Westcott, Ph. D., C.S.C.S.
Wayne Westcott, Ph. D., C.S.C.S.Fitness Research Director, YMCA
Larry Young
Larry YoungProfessor
Director of Apollo Program, MIT