Who We Are


First and foremost, at the Medical District Veterinary Clinic at Illinois we’re pet lovers, with a special affection for the dogs and cats that lift our spirits, make us laugh, and add joy to our years. Our veterinarians understand that exceptional pet care takes more than passion for animals; it requires the latest advances in animal medicine, which is why we’re proud that our veterinary clinic is a division of the Chicago Center for Veterinary Medicine and affiliated with the University of Illinois College of Veterinary Medicine and Veterinary Behavior at Illinois. This unique collaboration allows us to give expert care to your pets.


Our mission is to be the clinic you trust for friendly, compassionate, state-of-the-art veterinary care, providing the highest quality treatment and education, and caring for your pets as if they were our own.


At the Medical District Veterinary Clinic at Illinois, our vision is to raise the bar for veterinary medicine in Chicago, linking an advanced university veterinary medicine program with an exceptional clinic for small animal care that’s second to none.


The Medical District Veterinary Clinic at Illinois philosophy is to minimize stress and maximize safety for our patients. Our staff is trained to watch for and respond to signs of anxiety in patients and to handle patients with gentleness, because giving pets a sense of security can make a world of difference in how they respond to veterinary care.


Thanks to our University of Illinois affiliation, we’re able to bring the latest treatment and technology to small animal care at our veterinary clinic. At Medical District Veterinary Clinic at Illinois, our clients and staff participate in medical education, clinical trials and advanced research programs that improve animal care while broadening our understanding of science.

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