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At Pelham Parkway Vision Center, our goal is to promote good eye health and enable you to have the clearest vision possible. We accept Cash, Debit Card, American Express, Master Card, Visa, Discover, CareCredit, and any type of FlexSpending. We inform our Bronx patients about exam and treatment costs at the beginning of your appointment. If you require a breakdown of costs, please let us know.
We participate with VSP, Medicare, Medicaid, Most medical and union plans accepted. Check with our staff if you have other types of coverage.
The knowledgeable staff at Pelham Parkway Vision Center is experienced in working with vision insurance providers. We will work directly with you and your vision insurer to submit claims regarding your vision care. We strive to ensure that you understand your insurance coverage and will answer any questions you may have regarding your benefits. Many current vision plans are designed to cover most of the basic vision-related costs, but not all costs associated with eye care. Most plans often require a co-payment for an office appointment as well as additional costs that are covered by the insured patient.
Below is a list of insurance plans Pelham Parkway Vision Optical accepts.
Blue Cross/Blue Shield www.bcbs.com
Coast to Coast
Cole Vision Comprehensive
Health Net https://www.healthnet.com/portal/member/home.do
Health Plus https://www.healthnet.com/portal/member/home.do
and many more
Contact our office at 718-829-2160 to find out if your insurance provider is accepted in our office or for more information about your vision coverage.
Many employers are offering Flexible Spending Account (FSA) options to employees. Sometimes these are referred to as cafeteria plans and are elective, supplemental insurance savings plans. These plans are designed to let you save money in an account, pre-tax, to pay for additional medical expenses such as eye exams, glasses, contacts, and often laser vision surgery. Check with the benefits administrator at your work to see if you are eligible for this program. FSAs can typically be used in conjunction with any vision insurance plan to offset any out-of-pocket costs on your behalf.
Our Bronx optometry staff understands that cost is a concern when evaluating vision care providers. We do not want cost to be an obstacle to maintaining proper eye health and good vision. We accept various forms of payment and are able to discuss financing options with you prior to any examination. At Pelham Parkway Vision Center, we also accept cash, check, and major credit cards. Call 718-829-2160 today to schedule your eye exam today.