Joel Lawrence Pelavin , MD


(586) 774-4080

Lakeshore Eye Surgery Center
21711 Greater Mack Ave
Saint Clair Shore, MI 48080


Dr. Joel Pelavin is an ophthalmologist whose goal is to offer high-quality, professional, personalized eye care to his patients. His practice offers comprehensive ophthalmic services including refractive surgery, cataract surgery with conventional and toric lens implants for the correction of astigmatism, glaucoma diagnosis and treatment, and diagnosis of retinal conditions including diabetic retinopathy and macular degeneration. Additionally, he offers Latisse for darkening and lengthening eyelashes, combination antioxidant vitamins for prevention of macular degeneration under the name of Retinavites, and Tranquileyes therapeutic goggles for applying moist heat and cold to the eyes in patients with eyelid margin disease, dry eyes and ocular allergies. Dr. Pelavin has an on-site optical studio with a large selection of quality eye wear, including premium, progressive multifocal eyeglass lenses, digital progressive lenses, and other progressive lenses not typically available at chain optical retailers. Services include: Premium anti-glare products that will not scratch or flake off. Replacement lenses for a patient's own frames. Reasonably priced tints. Transition and extra active transition photosensitive lenses. Polarized sunglasses. Thin and light-weight lenses. Certified and customer-oriented opticians. Fitting and prescribing of soft and gas permeable contact lenses for the correction of farsightedness, nearsightedness and astigmatism, using the monovision technique of contact lens fitting for the correction of presbyopia (reliance on reading glasses or multifocal lenses). Dr. Pelavin offers flexible to accommodate working individuals and those with transportation needs. Physician consultations, referrals and ocular emergencies are seen promptly with timely issuance of reports as indicated.

Gender: Male

Years in Practice: 42 Years

Languages Spoken: English

Education & Training

Medical School: Wayne State University School Of Medicine

Graduation Date: in 1979

Specialties & Hospital Affiliations

Hospital Affiliations:

  • St John Hospital & Medical Center

Specialties: Ophthalmology

Health Insurance and Affiliations

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
  • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • Aexcel PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS MI Blue Care Network HMO Group Enrollees
  • BCBS MI PPO Plans Group Enrollees
  • Blue Care Network HMO - Group Enrollees
  • Blue Care Network PCP Focus Network HMO
  • Blue Cross Metro Detroit HMO
  • Blue Cross Premier PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access Plus
  • First Health PPO
  • HAP HMO Full Network
  • HAP Preferred PPO
  • Humana Choice POS
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • PPO Plans - Group Enrollees
  • Priority Health HMO
  • PriorityHealth HMO
  • PriorityHealth Priority PPO
  • UHC Choice Plus POS
  • UHC Compass HMO
  • UHC Navigate HMO
  • UHC Navigate POS
  • UHC Options PPO

Pelavin's Office Information

Fax: (586) 654-1339
Accepting New Patients: No
Medicare Accepted: No
Medicaid Accepted: No

Office Hours:

Mon8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Tue8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Wed8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Thu8:00 AM-5:00 PM
Fri8:00 AM-5:00 PM

Doctor Pelavin's Other Office Information

Pelavin Joel L Office
29750 Harper Ave
Saint Clair Shore, MI 48082
(586) 296-7770

Fax:(586) 629-6961
Website:Not available
Accepting New Patients: Yes
Medicare Accepted:No
Medicaid Accepted:No

Office Hours:

Mon9:00 AM-5:00 PM
Tue9:00 AM-1:00 PM
Wed9:00 AM-5:00 PM
Thu9:00 AM-5:00 PM
Fri9:00 AM-5:00 PM

Eastside Eye Physicians Pc
25511 Little Mack Ave Ste A
Saint Clair Shore, MI 48081
(586) 774-2020

Fax:(586) 624-7550
Accepting New Patients: Yes
Medicare Accepted:Yes
Medicaid Accepted:No

Office Hours:

Mon8:30 AM-5:00 PM
Tue8:30 AM-5:00 PM
Wed8:30 AM-5:00 PM
Thu8:30 AM-5:00 PM
Fri8:30 AM-5:00 PM

Eastside Eye Physicians
47100 Schoenherr Rd Ste F
Shelby Township, MI 48315
(586) 247-2020

Fax:(586) 624-7550
Accepting New Patients: Yes
Medicare Accepted:Yes
Medicaid Accepted:No

Office Hours:

Mon8:30 AM-5:00 PM
Tue8:30 AM-5:00 PM
Wed8:30 AM-5:00 PM
Thu10:00 AM-6:00 PM
Fri8:30 AM-12:30 PM