Pelvic Floor Disorders Center

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Liliana G. Bordeianou, MD

Chief, Colorectal Surgery Program

Co-Director, Pelvic Floor Disorders Center

Liliana G. Bordeianou, M.D.,M.P.H. is an as Associate Professor at Harvard Medical School and a board certified colorectal surgeon at the Massachusetts General Hospital.

  • Phone: 617-643-0541
General and Gastrointestinal Surgery
Department of Surgery


  • Cancer Center
  • Gastrointestinal Cancers
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Digestive Healthcare Center
  • Crohn's & Colitis Center
  • Colorectal Center
Clinical Interests
Laparoscopy for Crohn's disease
Laparoscopy for colon and rectal cancer
Transanal endoscopic microsurgery (TEM)
Sphincter preservation techniques
Treatment of fecal incontinence and rectal prolapse
Laparoscopy for ulcerative colitis and diverticulitis
Robotic Colorectal Resections and Pelvic Floor Reconstructions
Boston: Massachusetts General Hospital
Danvers: The Mass General/North Shore Center for Outpatient Care
Medical Education
MD, Harvard Medical School
Residency, Massachusetts General Hospital
Fellowship, University of Minnesota
Board Certifications
Surgery, American Board of Surgery
Colon & Rectal Surgery, American Board of Colon and Rectal Surgery
Foreign Languages
Patient Age Group
Accepting New Patients
Accepting New Patients


Liliana Bordeianou, MD, MPH, is a board-certified colorectal surgeon and the Chief of the Colorectal Surgery Program at Massachusetts General Hospital . She is also the co-founder and the co-director  of the Pelvic Floor Disorders Center . She is an Associate Professor of Surgery at Harvard Medical School.

Dr. Bordeianou specializes in treating patients with  colorectal cancer, Crohn's disease, ulcerative colitis, diverticulitis, and pelvic floor disorders. She performs  minimally invasive procedures such as robotic and laparoscopic  colorectal resections, pelvic floor recostructions, transanal endoscopic microsurgery (TEM) and transanal minimally invasive surgery (TAMIS).  She has a special interest in sphincter preservation techniques for low lying rectal cancer and for patients with Inflammatory Bowel Disease. Dr. Bordeianou is also a  national expert in the surgical management of pelvic floor disorders such as fecal incontinence, rectal prolapse and constipation.

Dr. Bordeianou has published extensively in academic research journals on colorectal surgery. She lectures both locally and internationally on invited topics including ulcerative and Crohn's colitis, rectal cancer, diverticulitis and pelvic floor disorders.

In addition, she is a fellow of the American College of Surgeons (FACS), a fellow of the American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons (FASCRS) and a member of numerous other surgical societies including the International Society University Colon and Rectal Surgeons (ISUCRS), Society for Surgery of the Alimentary Tract (SSAT), Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons (SAGES) and the New England Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons (NESCS).

ResearchDr. Bordeianou's research interests include colon and rectal cancers, diverticular, inflammatory bowel and anorectal diseases, and pelvic floor physiology and disorders.

Liliana G. Bordeianou, MD, describes what causes incontinence in maturing women and treatment options

Liliana G. Bordeianou, MD, a colorectal surgeon at the Massachusetts General Hospital Digestive Healthcare Center says incontinence is not just a normal part of getting older and explains the treatments that can dramatically improve your quality of life.

Coordinated care offers freedom from pelvic floor disorders

With the help of coordinated, multidisciplinary care provided by physicians in the MGH Pelvic Floor Disorder Service, 39-year-old patient Nicole Ortuno is once again living a normal, healthy life.

Innovations in Inflammatory Bowel Disease

Research at the Massachusetts General Hospital Digestive Healthcare Center, including clinical trials of new biologic medications, as well new minimally invasive surgical techniques, is helping expand treatment and management of patients with inflammatory bowel disease.

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