General Information

Advanced Vein & Laser Center is York's foremost provider of customized, state-of-the-art care for treating vein disorders and minimal aesthetic skin conditions. Our expertly trained and caring team of health professionals and skin therapists understand your condition, your concerns and your hopes for restored health and wellness. And we offer you the most comprehensive treatments available today. AVLC recognizes that you have options when seeking care. Our difference is reflected in our commitment to our patients, to the best facility and standards of care, and the most modern technologies and treatments. Dr. Steven B. Heird, who has been providing vein care for over 20 years, is a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons and regularly attends scientific conferences to follow the most recent research in the field of vein disease and skin conditions. That knowledge is shared with our team to ensure that we provide to you unequaled personalized care.  Our new state-of-the-art facility also has the most advanced technology available in our area.

Physician Profile

Steven B. Heird, M.D., F.A.C.S., received his undergraduate education at Washington and Lee University. He subsequently graduated from the University of Maryland School of Medicine in 1982. After his general surgery training at York Hospital, he completed a vascular surgery fellowship at The Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania. Dr. Heird holds certifications in both general surgery and in the specialty of vascular surgery. He is a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons and has practiced vascular surgery for 18 years with an emphasis on the diagnosis and treatment of venous diseases, as well as chronic wound care.

Since Dr. Heird opened the Advanced Vein and Laser Center, Inc., he has devoted his skills and expertise to the entire spectrum of venous diseases while utilizing the most modern modalities of therapy available.

Services Provided

Highlights of The Closure® Procedure

  • Relief of symptoms
  • Resume normal activity within a day 
  • Outpatient procedure 
  • Local or general anesthesia 
  • Good cosmetic outcome with minimal to no scarring, bruising or swelling


Advanced Vein & Laser Center provides only the best and most technologically-advanced treatments for your venous conditions. Depending on your ailment, Advanced Vein & Laser Center has many minimally-invasive options to treat you in the comfort of our newly renovated facility under local anesthesia.

  • Endo Laser Vein System
  • Compression Therapy
  • Ambulatory Phlebectomy
  • Traditional Sclerotherapy
  • Vein Light Treatment
  • Viewer Guided Sclerotherapy
  • Variable Pulsed Light System


Advanced Vein & Laser Center is committed to always have the most advanced and modern technologies for our patients. We understand the importance of being on the cutting edge of new science and providing the best possible care for everyone who seeks care from us. This commitment underscores our mission to provide compassionate and the most modern care.

  • Veinwave (Spider Vein Treatment)
  • UltraPlus VPL
  • Ultrasound Guided Scelerotherapy (Variable Pulse Light)
  • Endo Laser Vein Ablation
  • Vein Viewer by Luminetx

Advanced Vein and Laser Center offers a wide variety of vein treatments for spider veins and varicose veins in York, Pennsylvania. 

Board Certifications

American Board of Surgery and American College of Surgeons

Hospital Affiliations

American College of Surgeons

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Specials & Offers
Free Consultation

Hours of Operation

  • Sunday
  • Monday
    8:00 a.m.- 5:00 p.m.
  • Tuesday
    8:00 a.m.- 5:00 p.m.
  • Wednesday
    8:00 a.m.- 5:00 p.m.
  • Thursday
    8:00 a.m.- 5:00 p.m.
  • Friday
    8:00 a.m.- 5:00 p.m.
  • Saturday



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