SCRANTON — Venkat J. Iyer, M.D., recently joined Geisinger Community Medical Center (GCMC) as an anesthesiologist. He joins GCMC’s anesthesiology team in providing anesthesia services for patients undergoing surgeries and procedures. Iyer earned his medical degree from the College of Medicine at Drexel University. He completed a residency in internal medicine at the Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Akron, Ohio, and a residency in anesthesiology at Penn State Milton S. Hershey Medical Center. Iyer is a member of the Pennsylvania Society of Anesthesiologists and American Society of Anesthesiologists.