Stanley Pletcher MD

pletcher-rsDr. Stanley Pletcher grew up in Elkhart, IN where he attended Elkhart Central High School. He entered Goshen College and received his B.A. in biology in 1986. He then attended Indiana University Medical Center where he received his M.D. degree.

Dr. Pletcher did an internship in Indianapolis at St. Vincent's Hospital in 1990-91. He then completed his residency in ophthalmology at Indiana University in 1994. Since residency, Dr. Pletcher has worked in Alaska as the Summer Emergency Ophthalmologist, and he practiced for three years in Harlan, Kentucky at the Harlan Appalachian Regional Healthcare Hospital. He joined Great Lakes Eye Care in the fall of 1997. Since he has joined Great Lakes, he has pursued performing the majority of the oculoplastics for the practice. Dr. Pletcher is board certified in ophthalmology, completing his 2nd certification in 2005. He is a member of the Christian Medical Dental Society, Christian Community Health Fellowship, as well as the county and state medical societies in Michigan. He has attended the American Society of Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery meetings regularly.

Dr. Pletcher's wife, Shelley, is a graduate of the University of Kentucky with a master's in community nursing. They have four children (Matthew, Erin, Jocelyn and Victoria) and attend Summit Church in Niles.


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Our Value: To emulate Christ's example of compassion, humility, and integrity in all relationships.

Our Mission: To preserve and restore eyesight, both in our community and around the world.

Our Operating Philosophy: To provide the highest quality of care to every patient, using the best available technology, research and continuing education for our doctors and staff, both now and in the future.

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