FAQ

Do I need a referral for my appointment?

Yes, a referral is needed to schedule your comprehensive exam. This is a more detail assessment of your vision and it involves various types of testing. Referrals from your primary care doctor, or insurance company is needed prior to your appointment.

What insurance do you accept, and is it required?

We accept most major insurance: Blue Cross, Aetna, United Healthcare, Tricare, Healthnet, Medicare, if your insurance company is not listed please contact your carrier we might be on their list.

Can I drive after my eye exam?

A comprehensive eye exam requires the patient’s eyes to be dilated and this will cause light sensitivity that may last for a few hours. Depending on the individual and the distance of travel, some may feel fine and others may need someone else to drive.

How long will my appointment be?

Depending on the nature of the eye exam, some tests may take a little longer. An average appointment may take up 2-3 hours long.

Where is the surgery center located?

The surgery center for Hodges Eye Care is right here at 1502 N. Tucson Blvd.