Biography

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 then remained at Albany Medical Center, where she worked as an assistant professor, faculty member, 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. 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 writes 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. She is also 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.