Cataract surgery and standard (single focus) Intraocular Lenses (IOLs) are covered partially by Medicare and most health insurance plans, as these are considered medical necessities.
Refractive Lens Exchange and upgrading to Advanced Technology IOLs to correct presbyopia and astigmatism is not covered by Medicare, as these IOLs are not considered a medical necessity.
The financing options for vision correction have never been better and can mean the difference between enjoying sharp, clear vision now versus waiting until you’ve saved up the money. Getting a quality procedure from a highly accredited and experienced surgeon is important.
Cataract surgery financing options are available and part of the Cataract Consultation process. You may also learn about insurance plan discounts and using your Flexible Spending or Medical Savings Account to help pay for your procedure.
Contact us today to learn more about affording cataract surgery.