Catherine C. Lavigne, DVM is an Emergency Medicine Veterinarian at MedVet Cleveland West where she has been part of the medical team since 2017. Dr. Lavigne attended the University of Findlay in Findlay, Ohio, where she earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Pre-Veterinary Medicine and International Business. Dr. Lavigne then went on to complete her Doctor of Veterinary Medicine degree at the University of Tennessee College of Veterinary Medicine. In addition to her clinical endeavors, Dr. Lavigne maintains an active membership in several professional organizations, including the American Veterinary Medical Association and Veterinary Emergency and Critical Care Society.
Although interested in all aspects of veterinary medicine, Dr. Lavigne is particularly passionate about emergency and critical care cases, trauma and ultrasound. Her favorite part of practicing emergency medicine is the fast pace and diverse caseload presented on a daily basis. When not caring for patients, Dr. Lavigne enjoys horseback riding, hiking, kayaking and traveling.