Many of Kaiser Permanente’s Doctors of Optometry specialize in contact lenses. They are
dedicated to helping you find a contact lens system that matches your eyes’ unique
features to maximize your comfort, vision and lifestyle.
Contact lens exams should be scheduled every one to two years depending on the recommendation
of your eye doctor. Learn about our exam process and
schedule an appointment.
- Your copay (if you have one) covers your general eye health exam and eyeglass prescription.
- The contact lens evaluation is not covered by
unless your plan has a vision benefit that can be applied toward the evaluation
fee and/or contact lens purchase.
- Fees vary depending on the complexity of your case and whether you’ve had prior
experience with contact lenses. A new contact lens wearer might expect an evaluation
fee of $100-140; an experienced contact lens wearer might expect a fee of $50-75.*
- Please expect to pay all fees and/or copays at the time of your visit.
Find out what eye care services are covered by your
Kaiser Permanente insurance plan.
*Fees are an approximation and vary based on complexity.