Dr Pia Bernardi is a colorectal surgeon with comprehensive experience in colorectal cancer, inflammatory bowel disease, pelvic floor disorders and anorectal pathology. Her special interests include laparoscopic surgery, transanal minimally invasive techniques, assessment (including endoanal ultrasound and manometry) and management of pelvic floor dysfunction including sacral nerve stimulation, and colonoscopy.

Epworth hospital locations


Epworth Geelong

Consulting locations

Consulting Location

Aurora Surgical

Suite 2.2 1 Epworth Place
Waurn Ponds VIC 3216


  • BSc, University of Melbourne
  • MBBS
  • Postgrad. Dip. Surg. Anat
  • Post-Fellowship Advanced Colorectal Training

Professional Associations

  • Royal Australasian College of Surgeons (RACS)
  • Colorectal Surgical Society of Aust & NZ (CSSANZ)
  • Australian Medical Association (AMA)
The Institute focuses on surgical treatment of the abdominal organs, as well as the thyroid gland and hernias.