CancerCare of Southern New Jersey Welcomes New Breast Surgeon

November 23, 2015

CHERRY HILL, N.J. – November 23, 2015 CancerCare of Southern New Jersey is proud to announce that Board Certified General Surgeon and breast cancer specialist, Malini Iyer, M.D., M.B.B.S., M.S., F.R.C.S., F.A.C.S. is joining the physician team.

Dr. Iyer has been in practice for close to three decades. She is a graduate of the All India Institute of Medical Sciences, where she also completed her surgical residency.

Dr. Iyer continued her training in England and was awarded the Fellowship of the Royal College of Surgeons. Upon moving to the United States, Dr. Iyer completed another surgical residency at the University of Connecticut and spent two years completing surgical oncology research at the University of Pennsylvania. She is also fellowship-trained in breast and oncology surgery from the Fox Chase Cancer Center in Philadelphia.

“We are thrilled to have Dr. Iyer join the Cancer Program team at Lourdes Health System. Her dedication, compassion and leadership allows us to deliver high-quality, patient-centered care to our community. I am honored to call her a colleague in the fight against cancer,” says Kathleen V. Greatrex, M.D., the Chair of Radiology and Nuclear Medicine and President of Lourdes Health System.

Dr. Iyer specializes in breast oncology and surgery. She has dedicated her career to the management of diseases of the breast with significant focus in the treatment of breast cancer. Her compassion and knowledge have earned her top honors in the medical field and the respect of her peers and patients. She has been voted “Top Doc” for the past three years and “Best Doctor for Women” by South Jersey Magazine. Dr. Iyer has significant experience providing breast cancer patients a timely diagnosis, along with a multidisciplinary treatment plan.

For more information about her and our services, visit or call (856) 334-5550.

About 21st Century Oncology:

21st Century Oncology is the largest global, physician led provider of Integrated Cancer Care services. The company offers a comprehensive range of cancer treatment services, focused on delivering academic quality, cost-effective patient care in personal and convenient settings. As of June 30, 2015, the company operated 182 treatment centers, including 146 centers located in 17 states and 36 centers located in seven countries in Latin America.


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