John M. Pelachyk, MD
Board-Certified Dermatologist
Board-Certified Dermatopathologist
4.8 /5
98 reviews
When a person comes to my office, I want him or her to know that we care about them not only as a patient with a medical problem, but also as a person.
- John M. Pelachyk, MD
Survey
5.0/5
Survey Forefront Dermatology
Always so clear as what is wrong and helpful to make sure I understand what I need to do.
Google
5.0/5
Google Forefront Dermatology
Always so clear as what is wrong and helpful to make sure I understand what I need to do.
Survey
5.0/5
Forefront Dermatology
I appreciate the fact that Dr Pelachyk takes care of your skin issues right on the spot and doesn’t make you come back with multiple visits.
Survey
5.0/5
Forefront Dermatology
A very pleasant Dr.
Survey
5.0/5
Forefront Dermatology
The wait can be long at times, however i know when it is my turn the Dr. will take care of whatever needs done. So that being said i don't mind the wait. Keep up the good work..I hope the Doctor's hip surgery goes well...
Google
5.0/5
Google Forefront Dermatology
One of my favorite doctors! Professional, personable, and always treats skin issues with great results.
Survey
5.0/5
Forefront Dermatology
Very friendly and attentive
Survey
5.0/5
Forefront Dermatology
Very friendly office
Survey
5.0/5
Forefront Dermatology
Doctor is easy to talk to and takes time to explain my problem
Survey
4.0/5
Forefront Dermatology
Dr. Pelachyk diagnosed my nail issue quickly. I’ve started treatment and he gave me a realistic timeframe to
Education

Undergraduate Degree:
University of Michigan – Ann Arbor, MI

Medical Degree:
University of Michigan – Ann Arbor, MI

Dermatology Residency:
Henry Ford Hospital – Detroit, MI

Dermatopathology Residency:
Cleveland Clinic Foundation – Cleveland, OH

Hospital Affiliations
Lake Huron Medical Center
McLaren Port Huron Hospital
Certificates
American Board of Dermatology
American Board of Dermatology and Pathology
Professional Memberships
St. Clair County Medical Society, President Elect
Dermatology Foundation
American Academy of Dermatology
American Society of Dermatopathology
Michigan Dermatological Society
Michigan State Medical Society
Lake Huron Physician Hospital Organization
Achievements
Valedictorian, Graduating Class of St. Basil's Preparatory School
William J. Branstrom Freshman Award for Academic Excellence, University of Michigan
Class Honors, University of Michigan
James B. Angel Scholar, University of Michigan
Graduated with "High Distinction," University of Michigan
Elected Phi Beta Kappa, University of Michigan
Elected Alpha Omega Alpha, University of Michigan Medical School
Recipient of the Annual Resident Scientific Research Award of the Michigan Dermatologic Society
Publications

“Diseases of the Peripheral Vessels and Their Contents”; Krull EA, Beninson J, Pelachyk JM, Taliercio FC: In Dermatology; Editors, Orkin M, Maiback H, Dahl M, 1991; Lange Medical Publishers, Old Tappan, NJ.

Pelachyk JM, Mikhail GR. “Neoplasms in Mohs Micrographic Surgery Practice: Clinical Pathologic Correlations: (Chapter 4) in Mohs Micrographic Surgery, GR Mikhail, Editor, 1991; WB Saunders Company, Philadelphia, PA.

Douglass MC, Cruz C, Pelachyk JM: “Kaposi’s Sarcoma and Immunosuppression.” Current Concepts in Skin Disorder. 1980; 1 (3):7-16.

Pelachyk JM, Heinzerling RH, Burnham TK: “Serologic Profiles as Immunologic Markers for Different Clinical Presentations of Lupus Erythematous.: Seminars in Arthritis and Rheumatism. 1983; 12 (4): 382-389.

Pelachyk JM, Bergfeld WF, Tomecki KJ, McMahon JT, Tubbs R: ” Histiocytosis X: Presentation in a 27-year-old Female.” Cleveland Clinic Quarterly. 1983; 50 (2) 197-200.

Pelachyk JM, Bergfeld WF, McMahon JT: “Chyrsiasis Following Gold Therapy for Rheumatoid Arthritis: Ultrastructural Analysis With X-Ray Energy Spectroscopy.” Journ. Cut. Pathol., 1984; 11:491-494.

Manz, Lisa, Pelachyk JM: “Bleomycin-lidocaine mixture reduces pain of intralesional injection in the treatment of recalcitrant verrucae.” Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology.