Aetna Vision℠ Discount Program
Aetna Vision discount benefits are available to students enrolled in the Gold or Platinum levels of the Columbia Student Health Insurance Plans.
The Aetna Vision Discount Program offers a discount on optics (prescription and non-prescription), including designer frames and name-brand contact lenses at many nationwide locations. Coverage provides access to discounted prices for many eye care products, including sunglasses, contact lenses, non-prescription sunglasses, contact lens solutions and other eye care accessories. In addition, you can receive up to a 15% discount on LASIK surgery (the laser vision correction procedure). A listing of participating providers is available through the "DocFind©"feature at www.aetnastudenthealth.com/columbiadirect.html
The Aetna Vision providers closest to Teachers College, Columbia University are:
Columbia Opticians, Inc.
1246 Amsterdam Avenue (at 121st Street)
The Spec Shop
2868 Broadway (between 111th and 112th Streets)
2770 Broadway (between 106th and 107th Streets)
For information on other locations, call:
Monday through Friday 9:00 am to 9:00 pm
Saturday 9:00 am to 9:00 pm