Affinity Eye Care
6615 N Oracle Road Tucson AZ 85704 Mon-Fri 8:30-5:30, Sat 8:30-2:00 (520) 797-8000

Vision Insurance is a health and wellness plan designed to lower the cost of routine preventative eye care and help pay for prescription eyewear or contact lenses. Some vision insurance plans even asset with corrective surgery. Vision insurances is often obtained through your company, association, school district, or a government program like Medicare. For more information about using insurance at Affinity Eye Care, please see our FAQ section below or call our office at 520-797-8000.

Frequently Asked Questions about Vision Insurance

What vision insurances does your office accept?

Vision Plans Accepted:

  • Avesis
  • Eyemed
  • Humana
  • Railroad Safety
  • Superior
  • Spectera
  • VSP

Medicare Advantage Plans:

  • AARP (not UHC West-back of card bottom center)
  • Blue Cross/Blue Shield Medicare Advantage
  • Cigna Healthspring Advantage Plan

Medical Plans Accepted:

  • Aetna
  • Ameriben
  • Blue Cross/Blue Shield-PPO only
  • Blue Cross/Blue Shield Federal-discount
  • Cigna
  • Health Net-PPO only
  • Medicare
  • Meritain
  • Railroad Medicare
  • Southwest Teamsters
  • Tricare
  • Triwest PC3
  • United Health Care
  • UMR-discount

We may accept other plans as well, so if you do not see your plan listed here, please give us a call and we would be happy to assist you. Please contact your insurance provider for specific details regarding your benefits.

What must I bring with me to my appointment?

We require you to bring your insurance cards, and a valid ID card to each appointment.

What is covered by my vision insurance plan?

Most plans will cover a yearly routine eye exam, some will cover every 2 years. Some plans will give a yearly allowance to cover materials such as frame and lenses, or contact lenses. The amount depends on individual plan you have signed up for. We will pull your benefits and inform you of your coverage amounts at the time of your appointment.

What is covered by my medical plan?

Your medical insurance covers any office visit that is not considered routine vision, whether it be for testing or any medical issues that you are seen for. Please note you will be responsible for any part of your balance towards your deductibles or coinsurance.

What payment will I be responsible for on the day of my appointment?

You will be required to pay any outstanding balances, copays, and if you purchase glasses or contact lenses any balance that is not covered by your insurance.

What happens if I forget about my appointment?

If you do not notify us that you are unable to keep your appointment with a 24 hour notice, you may be charged a $25.00 no show fee.

What type of payment options does Affinity Eye Care offer?

We accept cash, checks, Visa, Mastercard, American Express, Discover & Care Credit.

What is Care Credit?

Care Credit is a line of credit you can apply for to pay for services and materials. This line of credit has a deferred interest rate if paid in full during the promotional period.