Dr. Jayam Krishna-Iyer, MD

Dr. Jayam Krishna-Iyer, MD

Pain Medicine  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 66
Dr. Jayam Krishna-Iyer, MD is a pain medicine specialist in Clearwater, FL and has been practicing for 34 years. She graduated from Calicut Medical College, University Of Calicut in 1975 and specializes in pain medicine and anesthesiology.

1012 Druid Rd E

Clearwater, FL 33756

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • WellCare
  • WellPoint

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Top Care Areas

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Chronic Pelvic Pain
more than 89% of peers
Degenerative Disc Disease
more than 85% of peers
Intervertebral Disc Disease
more than 85% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Krishna-Iyer "To care for your condition entirely by integrating complimentary healing practices with modern medicine. In addition to managing your present ailment, we focus on healing that comes from within the patient."

2  Specialties

  • Pain Medicine
  • Anesthesiology

1  Board Certifications

  • Anesthesiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Anesthesiology*

44  Conditions Treated


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47  Procedures

  • Acupuncture
  • Botox® Injection
  • Captique™ Injection
  • Cervical Epidural Steroid Injection
  • Cervical Facet Joint Injection
  • Cervical Injection
  • Cervical Medial Branch Block
  • Cervical Medial Branch Neurotomy
  • Chronic Pain Management
  • Collagen Injection
  • Dermabrasion
  • Diet Counseling
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Epidural Cortisone Injection
  • Epidural Steroid Injections
  • Exercise Counseling
  • Facet Joint Injection
  • Facial Rejuvenation, Advanced, Laser
  • Fluoroscopy
  • Ganglion Impar Block
  • Hair Removal
  • Hylaform Injection
  • Laser Hair Removal
  • Laser Skin Resurfacing
  • Lumbar Epidural Steroid Injection
  • Lumbar Facet Joint Injection
  • Lumbar Medial Branch Block
  • Lumbar Medial Branch Radiofrequency Neurotomy
  • Lumbar Selective Nerve Root Block
  • Medical Branch Block
  • Mesotherapy
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Nerve Blocks
  • Nerve Destruction by Neurolytic Agent
  • Non-Ablative Laser Skin Rejuvenation
  • Non-Cosmetic Botox® Injection
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
  • Pain Management
  • Restylane® Injections
  • Sacroiliac Joint Injection
  • Skin Resurfacing
  • Spinal Injections
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Stellate Ganglion Block
  • Steroid Injection
  • Thoracic Facet Joint Injection
  • Trigger Point Injection


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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.


  • Calicut Medical College, University Of Calicut
    Medical School | Graduated 1975
  • Universite Rene Descartes
    Medical School | Graduated 1981
  • Calicut Med Coll
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1976
  • Allegheny General Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1984

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Krishna-Iyer has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Bisaya
  • French
  • Hindi
  • Malayalam
  • Spanish
  • Tamil

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Krishna-Iyer's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Krishna-Iyer to family and friends
25 total reviews (6 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (25)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Krishna-Iyer's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

A brilliant MD / Anesthesiologist who takes time to thoroughly Assess & Educate her Patients. All Primary Care Physicans, & other Specialists fail to have adequate knowledge required to treat Chronic Pain. Nor, do they desire or have the time & patience required to care for special needs Patients,...more
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I have been seeing Dr. Iyer for many years and she has absolutely saved my life and given me a quality of life that I did not have with other pain management doctors that wanted to make me their guinea pig or over medicate me she has found a combination of medications and that works great now I'm...more
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I have been a long time patient of Dr Iyer and she is a wonderful Dr! We discussed my pain management and it has always been a great experience, I recommend her to friends and family.
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One of the nicest sweetest most caring doctors I have ever had the pleasure of being a patient of.
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The BEST pain management doc I've been to see. I've been to many over the years. She knows exactly what she's doing. She finds the point of the pain & will do an ESI, or MMB, whichever she deems necessary, according to medical guidelines. At times I have a RF done. Something like a machine is...more
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