Dr. Joseph Militello is a participating provider with most major health insurance plans, including MEDICARE, HMO's, PPO's, and Workman's Compensation. We have provided a listing of our current insurance plans below. If you don't see your plan listed, please call our office at 352-683-4500 to see if we participate with your insurance.

It is the policy of The Eye Center to collect co-payments and deductibles at the time of service per the specifics of your insurance plan. Payments may be made by cash, check, or credit card. For procedures not covered by insurance, our Billing Specialist will work with you to create a payment plan.

The Eye Center will file your primary and secondary insurances for you. We ask that you always keep our office updated with any name, address, or insurance changes so we can assist you with your claims.

All required referrals and/or authorizations for office visits are the responsibility of the patient. Please verify any requirements by your insurance company.

The Eye Center accepts MEDICARE and all secondary insurances that cover your portion of the Medicare costs. We will file your primary MEDICARE claim and submit to your secondary insurance as well.

We also accept the following insurance plans:

Medicare Advantage (Replacement) Plans:

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Freedom
  • Humana Gold Choice (no Gold Plus)
  • Optimum

Remember to make sure that Dr. Militello is a provider for your Medicare Advantage Plan during your open enrollment period.

Commercial Insurances:

  • Aetna (HMO, PPO, EPO)
  • Avmed
  • Beech Street PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield (HMO, PPO, Network Blue, Advantage 65, no Blue Select)
  • Cigna (HMO, PPO, POS)
  • First Health (PPO)
  • Evolutions (PPO)
  • GHI (HMO, PPO)
  • Great West (PPO)
  • Humana (PPO, EPO, Open Access)
  • Interplan Health (PPO)
  • Multiplan (PPO)
  • Railroad Medicare
  • Southcare / Coventry Health plans (PPO)
  • Tricare Prime / Champus (Humana Military PPO)

Workers Compensation:

  • Choice Medical Management
  • Evolutions
  • Focus Medical Management
  • Heritage Summit
  • Rockport HealthCare Group