Dr. Iyer graduated from Sir. Grant Medical College in Mumbai, India, and obtained a degree in Bachelor of Medicine and Surgery. She did a 2 year residency in General Surgery in Mumbai, India, before coming to the US in 1999. Dr. Iyer started her pediatric training at UMDNJ, Newark, New Jersey, and completed it with the Austin Pediatric Education Program. Dr. Iyer also served as Chief Resident at Children's Hospital before joining PCRS in July, 2006.