Dr Nisha Iyer

General Practitioner

  • Special interests: Shared Maternity Care, HIV/PrEP, Women's Health, Travel Medicine, Chronic Disease Management, Iron Infusions, Child Health and Men's Health
"I like Next Practice's fresh and modern take on general practice, incorporating the use of technology, environment and patient advocacy to create a better patient experience. I look forward to joining them in this journey."

Dr Nisha Iyer graduated from Monash University in 2014. She then worked at Eastern Health (Box Hill Hospital, Maroondah Hospital and Angliss Hospital), gaining experience in a broad range of specialties. She completed her General Practice training in 2019, after gaining experience in various clinics in south eastern Melbourne. She holds a Certificate of Women's Health from the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists. Her special interests include paediatrics, women's health, mental health, preventative health, early pregnancy management, travel medicine and LGBTIG+ health. She is trained to insert and remove Implanon contraceptive devices. Dr Nisha Iyer is now accredited to provide shared maternity care for public patients with the Royal Women's Hospital and Sandringham Hospital.

Outside of medicine, Nisha enjoys reading fiction and true crime, playing classical music, and spending time with her cats.



Shared Maternity Care

Are you in need of Shared Maternity Care? Dr Nisha Iyer is now accredited to provide shared maternity care for... read more

Women's Health - "stop putting up with painful symptoms"

Dr Nisha discusses Women's health. "It's time to stop putting up with symptoms, assuming that these are normal, or that... read more

Menopause Symptom Chart

Menopause is a natural process with treatments that focus on symptomatic relief. Below is a self administered questionnaire. A score... read more