Dr Pia Bernardi is a colorectal surgeon with experience in colorectal cancer, inflammatory bowel disease, pelvic floor disorders and anorectal pathology. Her special interests include laparoscopic and robotic surgery, transanal minimally invasive techniques, assessment and management of pelvic floor dysfunction including sacral nerve stimulation, and colonoscopy. Pia encompasses a holistic approach to patient management and works as part of a multidisciplinary team. She feels that a compassionate and caring approach to care ensures patients feel heard. Pia has an appointment at University Hospital Geelong and is the current Chair of the Colorectal Cancer Multidisciplinary Meeting. She is also involved in teaching and has a strong interest in Sustainability in Healthcare.