Rhiannon M. Pavlinac, DVM

Servicing Locations

MedVet Chicago

Rhiannon M. Pavlinac, DVM, is a veterinary intern at MedVet Chicago where she has been a part of the team since 2021.

Dr. Pavlinac attended Lyman Briggs College at Michigan State University in East Lansing, MI where she earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Biology, graduating summa cum laude. She then earned a Doctor of Veterinary Medicine degree from the Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine in Ithaca, NY. Additionally, Dr. Pavlinac is certified in RECOVER CPR for Basic and Advanced Life Support.

Dr. Pavlinac has a special interest in emergency medicine, critical care, and feline medicine. Her favorite part of veterinary medicine is the special bond between families and their pets and she feels honored to play a role in supporting that bond.

When away from the hospital, Dr. Pavlinac enjoys live music, craft beer, and spending time with her cat, Cleocatra.



  • Bachelor of Science: Lyman Briggs College at Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI

  • Doctor of Veterinary Medicine: Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine, Ithaca, NY
  • American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA)
  • American Association of Feline Practitioners (AAFP)