Dr. John Pelachyk, MD

Dr. John Pelachyk, MD

Dermatopathology  |  
Male  |  
66 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. John Pelachyk, MD is a dermatopathology doctor who practices in Port Huron, MI. He is 66 years old and has been practicing for 35 years.Read his story

Forefront Dermatology - Port Huron

1602 Military St

Port Huron, MI 48060
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  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.

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Dr. Pelachyk's Experience

Dr. Pelachyk's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Dermatopathology
  • Board certified in Dermatology and Dermatopathology
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Dr. Pelachyk's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Pelachyk "Dr. Pelachyk is a lifelong Michigan resident, and he has maintained a practice in Port Huron since 1991. He is Board-Certified in both Dermatology and Dermatopathology. Dr. Pelachyk earned his medical degree from the University of Michigan. He completed a residency in dermatology at Henry Ford Hospital, and a fellowship in dermatopathology at the Cleveland Clinic. His professional areas of interest include general dermatology, collagen vascular diseases, psoriasis, skin cancer detection and treatment, acne and dermatopathology. 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"

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Pelachyk "Forefront Dermatology is committed to providing the most innovative, leading-edge and appropriate medical dermatology solutions for healthy and beautiful skin. Whether you're suffering from an unexplained chronic skin condition, are embarrassed by acne or want a thorough skin cancer screening, we help detect problems before they become critical, physically or emotionally, and treat all diseases involving the skin, hair and nails. Our patients come to us with medical problems they can see and feel. We respect their unique reactions to these conditions, and we understand the effect they have on their lives. We address each patient with empathy, and we design personalized treatment recommendations that respect the whole person, inside and out."


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  • Dermatopathology
  • Dermatology

Board Certifications

  • Dermatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*
  • Dermatopathology
    Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*

Conditions Treated

  • Acne
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Dermatitis
  • Dermatomyositis
  • Folliculitis
  • Fungal Nail Infection
  • Itchy Skin
  • Leg and Foot Ulcers
  • Melanoma
  • Merkel Cell Carcinoma
  • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
  • Molluscum Contagiosum Infection
  • Psoriasis
  • Ringworm
  • Rosacea
  • Seborrheic Dermatitis
  • Seborrheic Keratosis
  • Shingles
  • Skin Cancer
  • Skin Discoloration
  • Skin Infections
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Warts


  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Shaving of Skin Lesion

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Michigan.

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.


  • University Of Michigan
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1979
  • University Of Mi Med Sch
    Medical School | Graduated 1978
  • University Of Michigan
    Medical School | Graduated 1978
  • Henry Ford Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1979
  • Henry Ford Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1982
  • Cleveland Clinic
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1983

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Pelachyk has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Ukrainian

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

  • American Academy of Dermatology, Member
  • American Society of Dermatopathology, Member
  • Dermatology Foundation, Member
  • Mercy Community Physician Hospital Organization, Member
  • Michigan Dermatological Society, Member
  • Michigan State Medical Society, Member

Dr. Pelachyk's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Pelachyk to family and friends
based on 26 total reviews (15 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (26)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Pelachyk's Performance

Explains condition(s) well
Answers Questions
Time well spent

Office & Staff Performance

Office environment
Staff friendliness
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (15)

in Port Sanilac, MI |
Always friendly and helpful. Thorough exam and very competent.
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in Lexington, MI |
I was very pleased with my recent experience at Dr. Pelachyk's office. Everyone, from the front desk, to the intake nurse, to the doctor himself, were very personable. All of them made me feel very welcome. They truly seemed to value me as a patient. I would highly recommend this medical...more
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in Emmett, mi |
This was my first visit with Dr. Pelachyk and I was pleasantly surprised. I was in and out in about an hour. The Doctor was kind, caring and open about his actions. He removed a small, but worrisome growth from the top of my head and sent me on my way. No follow-up visit. No consultation. He...more
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in Melvin, MI |
Everyone was wonderful and efficient.
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Ft Gratiot, MI |
Excellent service and treatment by Dr. Pelachyk and staff.
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