Dr. Iyer is board-certified with the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology.
She completed her residency training in psychiatry in New York. She was selected as a Chief Resident during her final year of residency. She joined Albany Medical Center as faculty, where she worked as an assistant professor, clinical educator and member of the Student Psychological Services for students and residents in medical training.
She works in a private practice in Frisco, Texas where she is a therapist and psychiatrist to her outpatients. She works largely with women suffering from perinatal mental health difficulties. She is an assistant professor and clinical educator in the Department of Psychiatry at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center.
Dr. Iyer is passionate about education of the public and of other healthcare professionals. When she is not seeing patients, she frequently authors articles on various topics, particularly on women’s mental health issues. She is a speaker on the topics of women’s advocacy and postpartum mental health, including at the Postpartum Support International’s annual conference in 2017. She is writing her first book.
Professional Affiliations: Dr. Iyer is a member of the Frisco Chamber of Commerce and the American Medical Association, Women Physicians Section.