Department of Neurosurgery


For the first time in the Almaty region, a specialized department of neurosurgery was organized in the Almaty Regional Clinical Hospital on June 14, 1994. In different years, the department was headed by Mukhanov Temirkhan Kaliyevich, Kryuchkov Viktor Vasilyevich. A huge organizational and medical-diagnostic work was carried out. The methods of surgical treatment of patients with neurosurgical pathology were improved, as well as the training of medical personnel was carried out.

Since 2010, the doctors of the department began to master the provision of high-tech and specialized assistance in the field of neurosurgery. Since then, about 50 patients have been admitted to the high-tech medical services every year.


In the department of neurosurgery, all emergency patients from the region are hospitalized, as well as planned patients with various neurosurgical pathologies of the brain and spine.

The department employs qualified doctors who know the methods of surgical interventions on the brain and spinal cord for traumatic brain injuries, conservative treatment of both severe and mild brain injuries. In addition to emergency operations, the department conducts planned reconstructive operations after damage to the skull bones – plastic skull defects of various sizes and localization. The doctors of the department provide round-the-clock emergency assistance to the Southern region of the Almaty region.

Our neurosurgeons use the latest achievements of medicine, diagnose and treat all forms of neurosurgical pathology with the help of the latest technologies and equipment.

Endovascular and open operations are performed for:

  • aneurysms
  • arteriovenous malformations of cerebral vessels
  • occlusive processes in the intracranial arteries
  • osteochondrosis
  • spinal and peripheral nerve injuries
  • brain and spinal cord tumors
  • revascularization operations after ischemic stroke (bypass surgery)
  • and other diseases of the nervous system.

The department is equipped with a Carl Zeiss OPMI VARIO 700 operating neurosurgical microscope, a General Electric 128-slice spiral computed tomograph, a Philips Allura FD 20 computer angiograph and other necessary modern medical devices.

20 patients can receive inpatient treatment at the same time in the department.


Neurosurgeons of the AMKB under the guidance of an employee of the Department of Neurosurgery, prof. V. V. Kryuchkov and Associate Professor T. K. Mukhanov, head of the Department of Neurosurgery S. I. Mamardzhanov, senior resident B. O. Beisenov use surgical interventions – for epidural, subdural and intracerebral hematomas, for brain tumors, anterior interbody fusion with screw porous implants for dislocations of the cervical, thoracic, lumbar vertebrae and others.

The doctors of the department have repeatedly passed advanced training in the republic and abroad at various bases (Novokuznetsk, Moscow at the Burdenko Research Institute, KazGIUV).They take an active part in congresses and scientific conferences of neurosurgeons both in the country and abroad.

The head of the department is Zhanidarov Zhanibek Srymovich. A neurosurgeon of the highest category. Doctor of Medical Sciences. Work experience – 30 years.


  • Arman Zhalbagaev Eltorevich is a neurosurgeon of the highest category.
  • Kulmukhametov Abay Sovetbekovich is a neurosurgeon of the highest category.
  • Ordabaev Rustem Orynbekovich is a neurosurgeon of the highest category.
  • Zakirova B. K.-Senior nurse. Work experience – 30 years.

There are 10 nurses working in the neurosurgery department.