Frequently Asked Questions
Does Visionworks ship to all 50 states?

We apologize for the inconvenience, but at this time we cannot ship to Alaska or Hawaii. We are currently unable to ship contact lenses to the following states: Arkansas, New Mexico, Maine, North Dakota, New Hampshire, Oklahoma and Kansas.

Do you accept my vision insurance?

Visionworks accepts hundreds of insurance plans, including many state and local plans. Call your local Visionworks store so we can confirm your benefits.

Do you accept Medicaid/Medicare?

Most of our Visionworks locations are contracted with Medicare. Please call the Visionworks location you wish to visit to see if the plan is accepted at that specific store. Medicaid benefits will be on an out-of-network basis. Please contact your state’s Medicaid agency for assistance with estimating anticipated out-of-pocket costs.

Do you offer walk-in service?

Yes, our doctors provide walk-in service, though each location’s hours do vary. It is best to call the location you wish to use to be certain that the office is open when you plan to come.

Can I schedule an appointment online?

Yes, our website allows you to conveniently schedule your eye exam appointment online. Simply enter your zip code in the locator on the homepage, marked “Click To Schedule Eye Exam,” to find the location nearest you. You can then click on a location to be taken to the details page for that store. There you will find a button that will allow you to schedule your exam.

What is the processing time for in-store orders?

Many of our locations include in-store laboratories and will be able to make some prescriptions the same day. Most orders will be processed at one of our U.S.based Central Manufacturing Centers, which can take up to 10 days. For exact times, we recommend contacting your local Visionworks store to get the most accurate delivery estimate based on your prescription.

Does Visionworks carry major contact lens brands?

Visionworks carries most major contact lens brands as well as the complete AquaTech line, which features high-quality products at affordable prices.

Can I finance my purchase?

Visionworks stores accept CareCredit, which offers Promotional Financing for 6 Months* on qualifying purchases of $200. For more information on CareCredit you can visit their website at

*Subject to credit approval. Minimum monthly payments required. Ask your provider for details.

I am not happy with the service I received in a Visionworks store. How can I give feedback about my experience?

Please contact the General Manager of the store you visited. It is their goal to ensure you are completely satisfied with your purchase. If you prefer to speak with our Customer Service Center, you may contact them at 1-800-669-1183 or by email at

I placed an order on Where can I research information about order status or how to return or exchange an item?

We recommend contacting customer service to inquire about order information or the return or exchange of an item. They can be contacted toll free at 1-800-784-7427.

Is there a convenient way I can rate my experience with Visionworks?

We highly value your feedback as it allows us to make every customer’s buying experience as positive as possible. We highly encourage every customer to participate in our in-store survey. The survey is available at . You will need information from your receipt to participate in the survey.

What is the safest way to clean my eyeglasses?

The best way to clean your lenses while avoiding possible scratching is to use a lens cleaner solution and a microfiber lens cleaning cloth. Another great solution is a pre-moistenedlens cleaning towelette. Lens cleaner solution, microfiber cleaning clothes, and pre-moistened towelettes are all available at most Visionworks locations. Contact your optometrist or ophthalmologist for information on cleaning your contact lenses.

May I use my FSA card at Visionworks?

Yes. Most FSA plans allow for the purchase of an eye exam or eyeglasses. Please contact your plan administrator for complete details about your FSA plan.

Do you carry safety lenses or glasses?

Yes, we do. Industrial safety eyewear is available in selected Visionworks stores only. All safety eyewear uses our certified safety products.

What promotions or coupons are you currently offering?

To find the promotional offers available at a location near you, simply enter your zip code in the store locator found at At the bottom of each store’s contact information is a link titled “Store Details & Coupons” that will give you the offers available at each store.

Do you sell non-prescription glasses?

Yes, we do. You may purchase "plano" (nonprescription) clear plastic lenses for your glasses or tinted lenses for sunglasses at any Visionworks location. These lenses are available with the same great options as prescription lenses.

Can I use my account to order on the Visionworks site?

We regret that you will not be able to use your account on the site. To access orders and other information on the, you will need to create a new account. This can be done by clicking the "Log In" link at the upper right corner of the homepage and selecting Register Now. Though your saved prescription information from will be unavailable, you will be able to save your prescription on the site for future purchases once you have entered it in your account.

Can I apply promotions to an insurance order?

Insurance orders do not qualify for retail promotions. However, if you use your insurance to purchase glasses or contact lenses, Visionworks will discount any additional pairs of glasses.

What if I need to make changes to my online order?

Please call customer service for help adjusting your online order.

Can I get a receipt for my Flexible Spending Account or an Out-of-Network Claim?

Yes, we are glad to provide detailed receipts for your purchase. Please call Customer Service for assistance.