Patient information sheets

These patient information sheets have been produced by the Colorectal Surgical Society of Australia and New Zealand (CSSANZ). Anal abscess and fistula Anal fissure Bowel Cancer: Answers to questions Bowel Cancer: After the operation Colonoscopy Constipation Crohn’s Disease Diverticular Disease Faecal Incontinence Haemorrhoids Irritable Bowel Syndrome Polyps Proctitis Pruritis Ani (Itchy Bottom) Rectal Prolapse Ulcerative…

Appointment Information

Before your appointment: Please obtain and fill out a Patient Registration Form. If you are able to send it back to us prior to your appointment, then this will streamline the process. You may return it via fax (9034-4811) or e-mail (contact@colorectal-surgeon.org) What to Bring: Referral from your GP: All patients require a current referral…

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This website contains general information about medical conditions and treatments. The information is not advice, and should not be treated as such. Limitation of warranties The medical information on this website is provided “as is” without any representations or warranties, express or implied. Mr Eugene Ong makes no representations or warranties in relation to the…

Stoma

A stoma, or “bowel bag”, is where the bowel has been joined to the skin to allow the bowel content to empty into a bag. There are a number of reasons why a stoma might need to be created and these should be discussed with your colorectal surgeon. In some cases the stoma may be…

Endometriosis

Endometriosis of the bowel is a complex condition. It can be difficult to diagnose and present in different ways. Management can range from hormonal or medical therapy to surgery. Surgery can usually be performed laparoscopically (keyhole) and may involve a shave excision, a disc excision of the bowel, or a segmental resection and anastomosis of…