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Health Sciences profile

Gail Hyland

PositionProfessional Practice Fellow
QualificationsPGCert PGDipHealSc MHealSc(Otago) DipPhty(Otago Poly) NZRP
Research summaryAuthor and contributor to academic papers on prolapse and pelvic pain
  • Pelvic health physiotherapy
  • Musculoskeletal physiotherapy
  • Pelvic health physiotherapy: bladder and bowel incontinence, pelvic organ prolapse, pain, post operative, ante and post natal, sexual dysfunction
  • Musculoskeletal physiotherapy


Aldabe, D., Lawrenson, P., Sullivan, S. J., Hyland, G., Bussey, M., Hammer, N., Bryant, K., & Woodley, S. (2021). Management of women with pregnancy-related pelvic girdle pain: an international Delphi study. Physiotherapy. Advance online publication. doi: 10.1016/

Hyland, G., Hay-Smith, J., & Treharne, G. (2014). Women's experiences of doing long-term pelvic floor muscle exercises for the treatment of pelvic organ prolapse symptoms. International Urogynecology Journal, 25(2), 265-271. doi: 10.1007/s00192-013-2202-z