Flex Plans Help Houston Eyeglass & Contact Lens Wearers with LASIK Surgery Cost
Flex Plans can really help make the cost of LASIK surgery affordable for many patients in and around the greater Houston metro according to LASIK surgeons from The Eye Clinic of Texas.
PR9.NET September 30, 2013 - "Many Houston employers have made Flexible Spending Accounts (FSA) or Flex Plans available for LASIK again for 2014," stated Dr. Da-Thuy Van, Ophthalmologist & LASIK surgeon at The Eye Clinic of Texas. "If you still have Flex Plan funds available for 2013, now is the time to use them so as not to lose them," noted Bernard Milstein, M.D. "The extra dollars of pre tax savings they offer for LASIK Surgery make the cost easily affordable", remarked Dr. Milstein of The Eye Clinic of Texas. Since a significant number of patients seeking LASIK in Houston take advantage of FSAs, year end 2013 is when individuals wishing to have LASIK Surgery absolutely need to use any remaining Flex Plan funds so they are not lost at the year end. In the event that you have already used all of your allocated 2013 Flex Plan funds, then it is time to specify that you would like your employer to set aside $2,500 for you for LASIK in January 2014. Keep in mind that if both spouses have Flexible Spending Accounts (FSA) through work, it is possible for each to withhold $2,500 in order to make the cost of LASIK easily affordable at The Eye Clinic of Texas. "Our patients really find that having their employer take a small amount of money out of each paycheck-especially since it is before taxes-is a great way to have LASIK with extra savings and easy payments," stated Amy Trittel, Refractive Surgery Coordinator.
The Eye Clinic of Texas is an affiliate of Houston Eye Associates, the largest ophthalmology clinic in the nation. We are a leading eye care practice serving the greater Houston, Galveston, League City and Texas City area that provides all aspects of general, medical, surgical, laser and optical eye care. Our Board Certified Ophthalmologists perform Laser Eye Surgery such as LASIK, Cataract Surgery & Lens Implants using advanced technology IOLs to correct complex problems such as astigmatism and near vision focusing problems including presbyopia, diagnosis and management of glaucoma, diagnosis and management of diabetic retinopathy, diagnosis and management of Age Related Macular Degeneration (AMD) and Pediatric Ophthalmology. Texas EyeWear at The Eye Clinic of Texas provides personalized consultation and fitting of eyeglasses and eyeglass lenses for greater Houston, Galveston, League City and Texas City area patients.
To learn more about The Eye Clinic of Texas you may visit www.ecot.com or facebook.com/ecot.lasik or follow our eye care blog.
For additional information, contact:
Amy Trittel, The Eye Clinic of Texas, 2302 Avenue P, Galveston, Texas 77550, firstname.lastname@example.org, 1-800-423-3937
SOURCE: Medical Management Services Group, L.L.C.
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The Eye Clinic of Texas was established in 1972 to offer greater Houston & Galveston eye care patients convenient and comprehensive medical, laser, surgical and optical eye care services. Patients in need of eye health and vision care, or eyeglasses and eyewear will find The Eye Clinic of Texas an advanced eye center with friendly professional staff.
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In 2000 the Medical Management Services Group, L.L.C., a physician practice management company, introduced www.seewithlasik.com in order to provide eye care consumers with access to commercially unbiased patient education information in the area of vision surgery, including but not limited to laser eye surgery for the correction of nearsightedness, farsightedness and astigmatism. The site is intended to offer eye care consumers information to be used in conjunction with examination and consultation provided by an eye care specialist, in order to help patients have a greater understanding of their condition and treatment options so that they can make informed choices. To that end, the site is intended to help patients identify practioners offering various services and treatments and an opportunity to learn about their experience, interests and credentials.
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