Dr. Yolande Leigh Iyer

Having completed her MSc at the University of Cape Town – South Africa, Dr. Yolande moved continents and went on to pursue her Doctor of Medicine ( 2011- 2014 ) at the University of Melbourne in Australia.

This was followed by her Specialist training in Family Medicine (General Practice Fellowship (RACGP) from 2016 to 2019.

During this journey, she gained experience in varied fields of family medicine which included General Medicine, Rehabilitation, Colorectal Surgery, Obstetrics and Gynecology, Pediatric Emergency, and Emergency.

Her passion was to be involved with the community and she fuelled it by working for the last 5 years in Melbourne, Gold Coast, and other regional towns in Australia, in both hospitals and General practice.

Her last stint was as a full-time General Practitioner at My New Life Centre in Queensland before moving to the sunny shores of the UAE at Apex Medical Clinics, Dubai.

What you didn’t know about her: An avid adventure freak, she recently trekked up Mount Kenya for an expedition medicine course.

Languages spoken: English and Afrikaans

Location:  Motor City