Dr. Sanjay S. Iyer, MD
Dr. Iyer practiced for more than a decade at Carolinas Healthcare System/Atrium Health, where he was chair of the Department of Neurology and director of the Movement Disorders Center. He was drawn to the Memory & Movement Center’s focus on working closely with patients’ families, and stressing the importance of exercise, social interaction and positive thinking. He graduated from Emory University, then completed his training at Medical College of Georgia in Augusta, including a residency in neurology. He and his wife, Jennifer (a neurologist currently working as a stay-at-home mom), have two children, daughter Jaya and son Shiv. Dr. Iyer enjoys cooking, playing soccer and basketball and coaching Shiv’s youth sports teams.