Dr. Anita R. Iyer
Dr. Iyer joined Montgomery Dermatology, a division of Anne Arundel Dermatology, in 2016. Previously, Dr. Iyer practiced at Dermatology and Advanced Skin Care in Ellicott City, Maryland. Her practice focuses on general dermatology and dermatologic surgery. She also offers cosmetic services such as Botox, chemical peels, fillers, sclerotherapy, and laser treatments. She also previously practiced at Dermatology and Cosmetic Surgery Associates in Greenbelt, Maryland.
Dr. Iyer is a patient-centered care provider, and is “old school” when it comes to managing her relationships with patients. She prides herself in, and is known for, the time, attention, and quality care she provides to her patients.
Dr. Iyer earned her medical doctorate with honors from the Medical College of Ohio in Toledo. She interned in Internal Medicine at the Lahey Clinic in Burlington, Massachusetts, and completed a residency in Dermatology at the Henry Ford Hospital in Detroit, Michigan, under the guidance of Drs. Edward Krull and Henry Lim, former and current President of the American Academy of Dermatology (AAD).
She is Board Certified by the American Academy of Dermatology and is also a member of MedChi, the Maryland Society of Physicians. She is also an honorary member of Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society. Prior to medical school, Dr. Iyer was a Mechanical Engineer. She obtained her B.Sc. in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Cincinnati, and worked with Mead Paper and the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA).
She enjoys outdoor activities, international cooking, and traveling, and lives with her family in Potomac, Maryland.