John M. Pelachyk, MD, FAAD
Board-Certified Dermatologist
Board-Certified Dermatopathologist
4.9 /5
271 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
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Forefront Dermatology
Excellent Dr. Very personable and staff goes above and beyond.
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4.0/5
Forefront Dermatology
Always enjoy talking with Dr. Pelechyk. Always appreciate his "up front" prognosis & treatment. My wife, Nancy & I wish John & his wife a long & enjoyable retirement!!!
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Professional, friendly and throurough.
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Professional, friendly and throurough.
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5.0/5
Forefront Dermatology
I was very satisfied with the doctor. He took care of the possible basil cell cancer right away.
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Satisfied
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5.0/5
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I was cared for very professionally, even though the halls were in quiet chaos as everyone was learning a new-to-them data system. I did find that my online patient profile did not reflect all the treatment I was given. I expect that this will be updated as the new system falls into place.
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5.0/5
Forefront Dermatology
Dr. Pelachyk and his staff are the best !!
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Survey Forefront Dermatology
They are always great people and friendly.
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5.0/5
Google Forefront Dermatology
They are always great people and friendly.
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.