Vision West Membership Benefits

Woman at Glass DisplayFor nearly 30 years, Vision West has been the preferred optical buying group for the Independent Eye Care Provider, with over 3,000 members across the country. We are officially endorsed as the preferred buying group of the California Optometric Association, New York State Optometric Association as well as many other state optometric associations and groups around the USA. We offer the largest vendor selection, unmatched "live" customer service and competitive discounts to our members, providing significant savings on almost every item required for their practice. Plus throughout the year, our exclusive i-Rewards program offers many extra money saving options and the opportunity to participate in various specialized programs.

Largest Vendor Selection and Programs

Members receive discounts from the largest selection of vendors in the buying group industry. Vision West passes on the full discount and accepts deferred billing from all of our vendors. Additional savings programs, special events, and exciting promotions are constantly being negotiated and offered to Vision West members. Check back regularly for updates on new promotions!

Simple, No Fee Early Credit Service

Vision West will process credit for your return during the month the vendor submits their credit memo. If you do not want to wait for credit to be applied to your account, you can take advantage of our "No Fee" Early Credit Service. Simply send the credit memo from the vendor to the Vision West Customer Service Department by the 17th of each month for an Early Credit to be processed.

Please contact Vision West prior to the due date of your statement to inform us of your intention to take the early credit. Fax your credit memo to the Vision West Customer Service Department at 800-861-4685.

Premium Customer Service and Problem Resolution

When you contact Vision West, a real person will be immediately available and ready to answer any questions and concerns or resolve any billing problems you may have. When you need us, we are there for you.

Online Continuing Education

Vision West offers discounted online continuing education and traditional continuing education seminars to our members! These exceptional classes are offered year-round and provide ABO and COPE credits.

Online Practice Management Tools

With available tools such as online vendor invoices, Top-10 best sellers list, Opti-list classified listings, Vision West is constantly developing and offering new solutions to help our members manage their practices more efficiently.

vision west recyclesEco-Friendly Programs and Promotions

Vision West has been the leader in the buying group industry with our paperless statements option, digital forms and invoices and many other Eco-Conscious programs and promotions. Visit the Green Spectrum eco-friendly solutions to learn more about this redundency, waste and energy reducing company wide initiative.