Dr. Neena Iyer earned her medical degree from the prestigious University of Michigan Medical School in 2019. Motivated to help her patients recover from chronic illness, she pursued specialty training and became board-certified in Internal Medicine. Dr. Iyer worked at University of California, San Diego, a busy, tertiary referral medical center, and Veterans Health Administration in San Diego. Her training focused on primary care and integrative medicine.
Given her keen interest in digestive health, she has conducted research in this area and published peer-reviewed articles on gastroesophageal reflux disease.
Prior to commencing medical school, Dr. Iyer sought out a rigorous medical education, graduating summa cum laude from Oakland University in 2014 with a bachelor’s degree in Biomedical Diagnostic and Therapeutic Sciences. She then completed an intensive post-baccalaureate medical laboratory internship at Beaumont Hospital in Royal Oak, Michigan.
Inspired by her own mother’s recovery from cancer using natural therapies, Dr. Iyer has eagerly pursued training in functional medicine and has been mentored by Dr. Minkoff to offer the most cutting-edge alternative medicine therapies. Her passion is to help her patients improve their health using a comprehensive, personalized approach. She is excited to welcome you to LifeWorks Wellness Center and help you achieve optimal health and wellness.