Head of Department

Иманбаев Мерей Нуриденович

Merei Nuridenovich Imanbayev

Imanbayev Merey Nuridenovich graduated from the Semipalatinsk State Medical Academy in 2008, began his career in 2008 as a surgeon in BSMP. Ust-Kamenogorsk;

since 2010 BSMP g Semey; in 2012-2015 he worked as a surgeon at the RNCMP Nur-Sultan;

in 2015 he entered the magistracy at Semipalatinsk Medical University for the specialty “Medicine”;

in 2017 he entered the doctoral program at Semipalatinsk Medical University for the specialty “Medicine”;

in 2020, he began working as an assistant at the Department of Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery named after B.S.Bulanov, from 08.12.2021 and currently works as acting head of the department.



Brief Information about Department

According to the order of the Ministry of Health of the Kazakh SSR No. 561 dated 29.08.1972, the department of vascular surgery was opened. Then there was a transitional period of development. Active specialists who worked during this period were cardiac surgeon, Ph.D., associate Professor of the Department of Hospital Surgery Bessonov A.M., associate Professor, Ph.D., surgeon Yagudin A.M. Since 1975, after completing an internship in surgery, he worked as a resident, and then since 1984 as head of the Department of Vascular Surgery Masalimov Esen Omarkhanovich. During this period, the final formation of vascular surgery took place – operations on the aorta, extracranial vessels, repeated reconstructive operations and operations on the visceral branches of the aorta, complex phlebological operations were introduced, and the last heart operation at that time, mitral commissurotomy was performed in 1996 by Masalimov E.O. together with Bessonov A.M. Operations for congenital malformations of the main vessels, an open arterial duct and aortic coarctation were performed before the opening of coronary surgery.
On behalf of the Rector of Semey State Medical University, Tolebay Kosiyabekovich Rakhypbekov (rector from 2007 to 2017), a project for the development of cardiac surgery at Semey State Medical University MC began in 2009, Altai Akhmetkalievich Dyusupov was appointed project manager, at that time Vice-rector for Development and Organizational Issues, MD, Professor, angiosurgeon of the highest category, working in the Department of Vascular Surgery since 2005. For the development of cardiac surgery from the National Scientific Cardiac Surgery Center of Astana, Bulanov Bekzhan Serikbosynovich, a graduate of Semey State Medical University, who began his work as a resident of the vascular surgery Department of Semey State Medical University. On April 4, 2013, the project for the development of cardiac surgery in the MC of Semey State Medical University was successfully implemented, for the first time in the history of Semey city and the University, a department of cardiovascular surgery, an endovascular laboratory were opened, open heart surgery was performed independently – aorto–coronary bypass surgery in conditions of artificial circulation, coronary angiography, stenting of coronary and peripheral arteries, the beginning of The “Acute Coronary Syndrome” service will function around the clock.

Training of highly qualified, competitive specialists, training in the basics of angiosurgery, who will be able to work independently, contributing to improving the health of the population of the Republic of Kazakhstan through continuous education using international standards of diagnosis and treatment.

The purpose of the training is to train a specialist in the profile “Adult, pediatric Angiosurgery”, as well as “Adult, pediatric cardiac surgery”, who are able to independently fully supervise and treat patients with common angiosurgical and cardiac surgical diseases in hospital and outpatient settings, as well as diagnose rare angiosurgical disorders.

Faculty of the Department


Gulia Assylbekovna Kadirova


Head teacher of the discipline “Phthisiology and thoracic surgery”

Kadirova Gulya Asylbekovna graduated from Semipalatinsk State Medical Institute, Faculty of Medicine in 1995. From 1995 to 1997, she studied at the clinical residency at the Semipalatinsk State Medical Institute at the Department of Phthisiology. After completing her clinical residency, she worked at the military department as a teacher. Since 2002, she has worked as an assistant in the course of phthisiology at the Semipalatinsk State Medical Institute. Conducts practical classes in all sections of the curriculum in three languages (Kazakh, Russian) and gave lectures to 5th and 6th year students of the Faculty of Medicine in two languages. Specialization in phthisiology took place in 2003 on the basis of Asfendiyarov KAZNMU. During the period of work at the Academy, she proved herself as a highly qualified teacher, performs an annual academic load. Lectures and practical classes conducted by her meet the requirements of higher education and the achievements of medical science. During the years of work at the department, she took an active part in optimizing the methodological work of the department. According to the methodological work, Gulya Asylbekovna compiled guidelines for students and recommendations, prepared lectures, guidelines for students and recommendations for teachers, thematic tables, slides, compiled exam tests with answer standards.

The experience of a clinical phthisiologist, pedagogical and organizational skills allow Gulya Asylbekovna to successfully combine practical phthisiological activities with scientific work, skillfully transfer her knowledge and skills to students.

Awarded the Order of “Excellent Health Worker”.


Сағат Бұлбұл Қанатқызы

Bulbul Kanatkyzy Sagat


Responsible for the scientific work of the department. Conducts classes in Kazakh

Sagat Bulbul Kanatkyzy graduated from the Semipalatinsk Medical Academy in 2006, started her career in 2006 to 2010 at the Almaty district Hospital, from 2011 to 2016 at the RPTD. Semey, from 2016 to the present, NAO “MUS” assistant of the Department of Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery named after B.S. Bulanov.

She made a significant contribution to the development of the city’s healthcare system.

For her many years of conscientious work, high business and human qualities, she earned respect among colleagues.



Yulia Vladimirovna Omarova


Head teacher of the discipline “Cardiovascular surgery”

Yulia Vladimirovna Omarova graduated from the State Medical University in 2018. In 2021, she graduated from the residency specialty “Cardiology, including children’s”. In 2021, she began working as an assistant at the Department of Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery to the present.



Aliya Askarovna Rakhymbayeva

Laboratory assistant

Responsible for all documentation of the department. Monitors the safety of offices and furniture. Keeps the study rooms clean and tidy

Graduated from KazFEI in 2005 with a degree in Finance with knowledge of Law. She joined the department in 2009. Responsible, executive, competent.



Department's Contact Information


071400, Abai Region, Semey city, 1 Sechenova St., rooms №1, №2, №3





Business hours

Mon. – Fri. 08:00 – 15:12