Advanced Vein Care Center

Physician Info

Physician Name: 
Melinda Lee
(413) 732-4040


K. Francis Lee, M.D., F.A.C.S. An established leader of the surgical community in the area, Dr. K. Francis Lee is an accomplished Board-Certified General and Laparoscopic surgeon who has dedicated his practice to the treatment of vein disease. He is the Founder and Medical Director of Advanced Vein Care Center, Springfield’s preeminent medical establishment committed to the surgical and non-surgical eradication of venous disorders. A long-time resident of Western Massachusetts, he has been practicing in the Greater Springfield Area for nearly fifteen years.

A graduate of Stanford University, Palo Alto, California, he received his medical training from Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts. He continued on to Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina and Virginia Commonwealth University Medical Center, Richmond, Virginia for his postgraduate surgical training. . Dr. Lee is the former Chief of Trauma Services at Baystate Medical Center, Springfield, Massachusetts, which received its verification as a Level I Trauma Center during his tenure in 1996. He has received numerous awards and grants, including the W.K. Kellogg Foundation National Fellowship, recognizing him for his mid-career professional achievements and leadership.

Treatments & Services

  • Compression Stockings
  • Duplex Ultrasound Examination
  • ELVeS (Endo Laser Vein System)
  • Endovenous Laser Ablation (EVLA)
  • Foam Sclerotherapy
  • Intense Pulse Light Therapy
  • Laser & Light Therapy
  • Microphlebectomy
  • Pelvic Congestion Syndrome
  • Radiofrequency Occlusion
  • Sclerotherapy
  • Spider Veins
  • Transilluminated Powered Phlebectomy
  • Ultrasound Guided Sclerofoam
  • Ultrasound Guided Sclerotherapy
  • Varicose Vein Surgery
  • Varicose Veins
  • Vein Ligation and Stripping
  • Venous Reflux Exams
  • VNUS