Choosing a Vision Plan:
Six Questions to Ask


When you purchase a vision plan, the goal is to receive quality eye care while keeping your out-of-pocket expenses low. Here are six questions you should ask yourself before buying. 

Choosing a Vision Plan: Six Questions to Ask

When you purchase a vision plan, the goal is to receive quality eye care while keeping your
out-of-pocket expenses low. Click the six questions below to see what you should know before buying.

Choosing a Vision Plan: Six Questions to Ask

When you purchase a vision plan, the goal is to receive quality eye care while keeping your
out-of-pocket expenses low. Here are six questions you should ask yourself before buying.

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Why does
copay matter?

Why does
copay matter?

Why does
copay matter?

Why does
copay matter?

Why does copay matter?


When you visit an eye doctor, the copay is the portion you pay for services. Make sure to pay close attention to your copay amounts, so you're not surprised with how much you'll spend at the doctor’s office.

Why does copay matter?


When you visit an eye doctor, the copay is the portion you pay for services. Make sure to pay close attention to your copay amounts, so you're not surprised with how much you'll spend at the doctor’s office.

Why does copay matter?


When you visit an eye doctor, the copay is the portion you pay for services. Make sure to pay close attention to your copay amounts, so you're not surprised with how much you'll spend at the doctor’s office.

Why does copay matter?


When you visit an eye doctor, the copay is the portion you pay for services. Make sure to pay close attention to your copay amounts, so you're not surprised with how much you'll spend at the doctor’s office.

What's the doctor network?

What's the doctor network?

What's the doctor network?

What's the doctor network?

What’s the doctor network?


When researching vision insurance, a large doctor network can mean quality and convenience. VSP has the largest national network of independent doctors, so finding one near your work or home shouldn’t be a problem.

What’s the doctor network?


When researching vision insurance, a large doctor network can mean quality and convenience. VSP has the largest national network of independent doctors, so finding one near your work or home shouldn’t be a problem.

What’s the doctor network?


When researching vision insurance, a large doctor network can mean quality and convenience. VSP has the largest national network of independent doctors, so finding one near your work or home shouldn’t be a problem.

What’s the doctor network?


When researching vision insurance, a large doctor network can mean quality and convenience. VSP has the largest national network of independent doctors, so finding one near your work or home shouldn’t be a problem.

Is the frame
allowance adequate?

Is the frame
allowance adequate?

Is the frame
allowance adequate?

Is the frame
allowance adequate?

Is the frame allowance adequate?


Whether you’re interested in getting classic or trendy frames, you’ll want to ensure the frame allowance will cover most of the cost. Also know that VSP members get an Extra $20 to spend on top of their frame allowance when they choose a featured frame brand.

Is the frame allowance adequate?


Whether you’re interested in getting classic or trendy frames, you’ll want to ensure the frame allowance will cover most of the cost. Also know that VSP members get an Extra $20 to spend on top of their frame allowance when they choose a featured frame brand.

Is the frame allowance adequate?


Whether you’re interested in getting classic or trendy frames, you’ll want to ensure the frame allowance will cover most of the cost. Also know that VSP members get an Extra $20 to spend on top of their frame allowance when they choose a featured frame brand.

Is the frame allowance adequate?


Whether you’re interested in getting classic or trendy frames, you’ll want to ensure the frame allowance will cover most of the cost. Also know that VSP members get an Extra $20 to spend on top of their frame allowance when they choose a featured frame brand.

How often can I
see a doctor?

How often can I
see a doctor?

How often can I
see a doctor?

How often can I
see a doctor?

How often can I see a doctor?


Look for plans with coverage every 12 months. With a VSP Individual Vision Plan, you’re covered every 12 months for an exam and glasses.

How often can I see a doctor?


Look for plans with coverage every 12 months. With a VSP Individual Vision Plan, you’re covered every 12 months for an exam and glasses.

How often can I
see a doctor?


Look for plans with coverage every 12 months. With a VSP Individual Vision Plan, you’re covered every 12 months for an exam and glasses.

How often can I
see a doctor?


Look for plans with coverage every 12 months. With a VSP Individual Vision Plan, you’re covered every 12 months for an exam and glasses.

Do I get a comprehensive
eye exam?

Do I get a comprehensive eye exam?

Do I get a comprehensive
eye exam?

Do I get a comprehensive
eye exam?

Do I get a comprehensive
eye exam?


You’ll want to make sure your plan covers a full eye exam. All VSP eye doctors perform a WellVision Exam®, which not only evaluates your vision, but also checks for general health conditions that can be detected through the retina.

Do I get a comprehensive eye exam?


You’ll want to make sure your plan covers a full eye exam. All VSP eye doctors perform a WellVision Exam®, which not only evaluates your vision, but also checks for general health conditions that can be detected through the retina.

Do I get a comprehensive eye exam?


You’ll want to make sure your plan covers a full eye exam. All VSP eye doctors perform a WellVision Exam®, which not only evaluates your vision, but also checks for general health conditions that can be detected through the retina.

Do I get a comprehensive
eye exam?


You’ll want to make sure your plan covers a full eye exam. All VSP eye doctors perform a WellVision Exam®, which not only evaluates your vision, but also checks for general health conditions that can be detected through the retina.

What lens enhancements
are covered?

What lens enhancements are covered?

What lens enhancements
are covered?

What lens enhancements
are covered?

What lens enhancements
are covered?


Most people want or need some type of lens enhancements (i.e. scratch resistance). Know which enhancements are covered with a copay or have an out-of-pocket maximum cost.

What lens enhancements
are covered?


Most people want or need some type of lens enhancements (i.e. scratch resistance). Know which enhancements are covered with a copay or have an out-of-pocket maximum cost.

What lens enhancements
are covered?


Most people want or need some type of lens enhancements (i.e. scratch resistance). Know which enhancements are covered with a copay or have an out-of-pocket maximum cost.

What lens enhancements
are covered?


Most people want or need some type of lens enhancements (i.e. scratch resistance). Know which enhancements are covered with a copay or have an out-of-pocket maximum cost.