Blue Cross Blue Shield of WNY

Vision

 

BlueCross BlueShield of Western New York offers a network of vision providers, and vision benefits, to make sure you are seeing and looking your best.

 

Looking for an eye doctor?

 

Find a eye doctor

 

Use this interactive tool to find a vision provider located near you. Please note you must choose your “Select” network in order to locate an eye doctor within your plan.

 

Find an eye doctor

Looking for new glasses?

 

Find glasses

 

Shop for your next pair in the comfort of your own home. Download the glasses.com app to virtually try on your new glasses.
 

 

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Vision Benefits

Please note, these benefits are not an all-inclusive list of vision services. The benefits listed below are available for adults only and vary by plan. Pediatric vision benefits are separate. Please call Customer Service (800) 544-BLUE (2583) for a complete list of services and costs.

 

 

Discount Vision Member Cost

Enhanced Vision Member Cost*

Basic Vision Member Cost*

Comprehensive Vision Member Cost*

Exam

$5 off routine
$10 off contact lens exam

Copay applies

Copay applies

Copay applies

Frames

40% off retail price

40% off retail price

40% off retail price

$100 allowance towards first purchases, additional purchases 40% off retail price

Single Vision Plastic Frames

$50

$50

First purchase covered in full, additional purchases 40% off total cost

First purchase covered in full, additional purchases 40% off total cost

Comprehensive Vision Member Cost

0% discount

0% discount

$40 allowance towards first purchase, additional purchases 0% discount

$100 allowance in lieu of frames and lenses towards first purchase, additional purchases 0% discount

Laser Vision Correction

15% off retail price or
5% off promotional price

15% off retail price or
5% off promotional price

15% off retail price of
5% off promotional price

15% off retail price of
5% off promotional price

Out-of-Network

Not Covered

Not Covered

Not Covered

Call customer service for additional out-of-network price

Standard Plan Availability

Platinum Standard

Gold Standard

Silver Standard

Bronze Standard

Healthy New York (Small group only)

Excluded upon renewal in 2017

Not Available

Not Available

*Note: Avaliable to large groups. Large group plans include coverage for pediatric and adult members.

Frequently Used Tools

>Find a Doctor or Facility

>Find a Pharmacy or Prescription Drug

>Find a Lab

>Find a Vision Provider

>Find a Dental Provider

>View the Medicare Provider and Pharmacy Directory*
 

*If you would like a copy of the provider directory mailed to you please call customer service at 1-800-329-2792, TTY 711. We are available Oct. 1 - Feb. 14, 8 a.m. to 8 p.m., 7 days a week, Feb. 15 - Sept. 30, 8 a.m. - 8 p.m., Mon. - Fri.


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