Nicol Ranger Nicol

Specialist Pelvic, Post-op and Endometriosis-Pain Physiotherapist


Nicol works from several clinics across Auckland and 

Nicol qualified as a Physiotherapist in 1995 from the University of Northumbria in Newcastle, UK. She has worked as a Women's Health Physiotherapist since 1997.Moving to New Zealand in 2000 Nicol initially worked in Rotorua, both in private and public practice. Nicol was employed at National Women's Hospital for 15 years as a Senior Pelvic Health Physiotherapist.

Nicol studied Western Acupuncture at AUT qualifying in 2003.

Attending regular courses and conferences, Nicol maintains up to date evidenced based practice. Nicol is a member of the New Zealand Physiotherapy Society as well as their specialist group for Pelvic, Women's and Men's Health.

Nicol has a role teaching 'Physiotherapy for Incontinence' at Auckland Medical School.

Nicol has been invited to present at two conferences, speaking about Physiotherapy for Perineal Trauma and Physiotherapy for Chronic Pelvic Pain.Nicol is hugely passionate about this area of physiotherapy, her goal is to empower Women and Men to effectively self-manage their pelvic health.

Outside Physiotherapy Nicol is married and has 2 children. She enjoys mountain biking, yoga and exploring New Zealand's beautiful outdoors.

  • Very happy with the level of care and service from Dr Anil Sharma and his Practice Manager Anne. Anil is very understanding and knowledgeable and puts you at ease the moment you walk in. His personal level of care for you pre, during and post Surgery is exceptional. Would not hesitate to recommend Anil as a Gynaecologist and Surgeon.


  • Dr Anil Sharma is a very professional, warm and charming person. He gives clear concise information about procedures which is empowering. I would highly recommend him as a gynaecologist. Anne, his practice nurse/ manager is also a very professional and delightful person. Thank you for your care., Allison


  • Dr Sharma is an outstanding practitioner. He is clearly well-versed in the area of Gynaecology and can discuss with you the pros and cons around even the newest advances in the field to help you make an informed choice. He also takes the time to ensure that you fully understand what lies ahead. Rest assured, you are in safe hands.


  • Anil is such a caring, kind and support person. I loved his sense of humour and his easy to talk to personality. I would highly recommend Anil to anyone needing to seek specialist help. Thank you for your excellent pre and post op care Anil.


  • Anil is a very kind-hearted person, who is attentive, listens, and genuinely cares about you as a patient. He works hard to acknowledge and understand your perspective around other aspects of your life, in order to determine an appropriate plan forward for medical care and recovery. I'm really grateful to have had Anil on my team. Thanks so much!


  • I couldn't recommend Dr Anil and his receptionist more highly 😊 I was very worried about what I needed done and I was reassured and relaxed with a very smart, caring and funny doctor. Thank you so much you really put me at ease.


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