Colorectal Surgery

Colorectal surgery services are offered at each acute Epworth hospital specialising in the treatment of colorectal problems


Clinical Institute


The General Surgery/Gastroenterology Clinical Institute is overseen by a director and includes General Surgery, Gastroenterology across Epworth facilities. The clinical institute creates synergy among clinicians with similar clinical research and teaching interests.



Colorectal Specialty Areas


Epworth specialises in bowel cancer surgery and treatment of other colorectal problems such as haemorrhoids, ischaemic colitis, and Crohn’s Disease. We have stomal therapy nurses on staff for patient education and support before and after complex stomal surgery.