Dr. Joel Pelavin MD

  • Ophthalmology Saint Clair Shores, MI

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Dr. Joel Pelavin, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Saint Clair Shores, MI, with another office in Detroit, MI. He has 38 years of experience. His specialties include Ophthalmology. Dr. Pelavin is affiliated with Beaumont Hospital - Troy, St John Hospital & Medical Center and Hutzel Women's Hospital. He speaks English.


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Specialties & Expertise

Dr. Joel Pelavin has the following 10 areas of expertise, 1 specialty and 1 board certification.


An ophthalmologist has the training to do much more than just prescribe glasses. They are physicians specially trained to diagnose and treat disorders of the eyes and vision. These doctors are experts on the complicated anatomy of the eye and are trained to treat eye diseases through both medical and surgical methods.
Some common conditions that ophthalmologists treat are cataracts, glaucoma, strabismus, diabetic retinopathy, macular degeneration and amblyopia. In addition, ophthalmologists can provide prescriptions for eye glasses and contact lenses and perform LASIK surgery and other corrective surgeries for refractive errors like myopia (near-sightedness), hyperopia (far-sightedness), astigmatism and presbyopia.


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Locations & Directions

Joel Pelavin MD PC

29750 Harper Ave
Saint Clair Shores, MI 48082

St John Hospital

22101 Moross Rd
Detroit, MI 48236

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