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Independence Family Eye Care

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Primary Location
16637 E 23rd St S
Independence, MO 64055
Phone: 816-461-6880
Fax: 816-836-5644

Office Hours

DayMorningAfternoon
Monday9:00am5:00pm
Tuesday10:00am6:30pm
Wednesday10:00am5:00pm
Thursday9:00am5:00pm
Friday9:00am5:00pm
SaturdayClosedClosed
SundayClosedClosed
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At Independence Family Eye Care, our goal is to promote good eye health and enable you to have the clearest vision possible. We accept several types of vision plans, medical insurance, cash, checks, and all major credit cards. We inform our Independence patients about exam and treatment costs at the beginning of your appointment. If you require a breakdown of costs, please let us know.

Vision Care Plan

The knowledgeable staff at Independence Family Eye Care is experienced in working with vision plan 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 plan coverage and will answer any questions you may have regarding your benefits. Many current vision plans are designed to contribute towards 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 patient.

Contact our office at 816-461-6880 to find out if your vision plan is accepted in our office or for more information about your vision coverage. We are providers with VSP, EYEMED and other vision plans.

Medical Insurance

Many eye exams will be covered by medical insurance.   Medical conditions such as diabetes,cataracts, macular degeneration, and ocular allergies will be filed with medical insurance first.  We are providers with most commercial medical plans as well as Medicare.In this case, your vision plan will be filed secondary to your medical plan if you have both.We are providers with BCBS,Aetna, United Health Care, Medicare and other medical plans.

Flexible Spending Accounts

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.

Other Payment Options

Our Independence 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.  Call 816-461-6880 today to schedule your eye exam today.

Holiday Contest

Stop in our optical department and enter to win a pair of polarized sun glasses!No purchase necessary!Contest runs through December 11, 2017.Still have flex money to use? Prescription sunglasses, contact lenses and second pairs of glasses can be used towards your flex spending account.

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Services We strive to provide complete care for our patients. Learn more about all the services we provide.
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Online Forms Our patient forms are available online so they can be completed in the convenience of your own home or office.

Office Hours

DayMorningAfternoon
Monday9:00am5:00pm
Tuesday10:00am6:30pm
Wednesday10:00am5:00pm
Thursday9:00am5:00pm
Friday9:00am5:00pm
SaturdayClosedClosed
SundayClosedClosed
Day Morning Afternoon
Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
9:00am 10:00am 10:00am 9:00am 9:00am Closed Closed
5:00pm 6:30pm 5:00pm 5:00pm 5:00pm Closed Closed

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  • 816-461-6880
  • 16637 E 23rd St S Independence, MO 64055
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