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Eye Doctor That Accepts Louisiana Medicaid

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Looking for an eye doctor that takes medicaid near you? In Louisiana, over 1 million residents receive health care coverage through Medicaid.  That’s why Louisiana Eye & Laser is happy to have eye doctor offices across the state that accept Louisiana Medicaid.  At Louisiana Eye & Laser, we believe that everyone in our great state should be able to enjoy the benefits of healthy, clear vision.  While we also accept many other forms of payment, we are proud to help the many Medicaid recipients across our state – most of whom are children under the age of 19. If you have questions about Medicaid or insurance or need to schedule an appointment, contact us below or call us to speak to a member of our team today. 

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Who qualifies for Medicaid in Lousiana?

In Louisiana, many citizens qualify for and use Medicaid benefits.  According to the Department of Health, you qualify for Louisiana Medicaid if you receive Supplemental Security Income (SSI) from the Social Security Administration (SSA) or receive financial aid from the Office of Family Support (OFS) through the Family Independence Temporary Assistance Program (FITAP).  While Medicaid is traditionally reserved for lower-income citizens, you may also qualify for benefits in our state if you:

  • Are disabled according to the Social Security Administration’s definition
  • Have corrected vision no better than 20/200
  • Are a low-income parent of children under age 19
  • Are a child under age 19
  • Are pregnant
  • Receive Medicare coverage and are low-income, or
  • Are aged 19 to 64 years old, have a household income under 138% of the federal poverty level, doesn’t already qualify for Medicaid or Medicare and meet citizenship requirement

If you have questions about qualifying or applying for Louisiana Medicaid, call your local Medicaid office.  You can also visit the Louisiana Department of Health’s website for more information.

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What forms of payments are accepted at Louisiana Eye & Laser offices?

Paying for health care is a big concern for many Americans.  At Louisiana Eye & Laser, we aim to make paying your invoice easy and convenient by accepting many forms of payment and participating in various payment plans.  These include:

  • Credit/debit cards
  • Cash
  • Money order
  • Check
  • Care Credit
  • Davis Vision
  • EyeMed
  • Always Care
  • Always Vision
  • First Look
  • Humana’s My Comp Benefits
  • Louisiana Medicaid

If you have questions about a particular insurance provider or making payments, give us a call at (318)-370-9577.  Our experienced administrative staff is happy to work with you to determine the payment method that works best for you.

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What services do our eye doctors provide to Medicaid patients?

When you’re at Louisiana Eye & Laser, you’re in good hands.  We provide all of your vision needs in one place. With convenient locations across the state, we have the capabilities of a big-city optometry center right here in your backyard.  Whether it’s a routine eye exam or an advanced surgical procedure, our trained staff are happy to provide top-notch eye care service to all Louisianans. Our services include:

  • Routine eye exams
  • Blade-free LASIK
  • Dry Eye Treatment
  • Cataract Surgery
  • Glaucoma Treatment
  • Retina Surgery

We provide these services and more for all of our patients, regardless of payment method.  If you are looking for an eye doctor that takes medicaid, our eye care professionals will gladly provide you with world class service and courtesy.  

Eye doctor offices that take Medicaid

We are proud to have many locations across the state that accept Medicaid as a form of payment for our services. If you are looking for an eye doctor near you that accepts Medicaid, view our list of offices below.

Choose Louisiana Eye & Laser

If you’re looking for an eye care center that accepts Louisiana Medicaid, look no further than Louisiana Eye & Laser!  We offer all of the services of a large-scale eye care center, locally. Whether you need a routine eye exam or an advanced surgery, we have all of the latest tools and treatments to provide you with the quality care you deserve.