Sandhya Iyer, M.D.

Assistant Professor

Department: Ophthalmology


Medical School University of Pune - India (1991)
Fellowship University of Florida (2003), Glaucoma Research
Internship University of Florida (2004), General Surgery
Residency University of Florida (2007), Ophthalmology
Fellowship Doheny Eye Institute, University of Southern California (2008), Cornea & Refractive Surgery

Specialty Areas

Clinical Interests

  • Acanthamoeba Keratatis
  • Cataract Surgery
  • Comprehensive Ophthalmology
  • DALK (Deep Anterior Lamellar Keratoplasty)
  • Dry Eye (Punctal Plug)
  • DSAEK (Descement's Stripping Automated Endothelial Keratoplasty)
  • Epilation Forceps
  • External Corneal Disease
  • Femtosecond Cataract Surgery
  • Fuchs' Dystrophy
  • Herpes Simplex Ocular Disease
  • IntraOcular Lens (IOL)
  • Kerataconus
  • Limbal Stem Cell Transplants

Research Interests

  • Cataract surgery; cataracts; corneal and external diseases; keratorefractive surgery; LASIK; DSAEK; external eye disease, treatment and surgery


  • D Magazine
    Best Doctors in Dallas (2013)

Professional Associations/Affiliations

  • American Academy of Ophthalmology