Are you considering or currently wearing contact lenses? For a limited time, upgrade your comprehensive eye exam with a contact lens fitting for only $29! When it comes to contacts, your clear vision and comfort are always top of mind.
Offer valid at every location. Fitting includes a medical assessment with a doctor, trial lenses, and up to 3 follow-up visits. Offer must be combined with the purchase of a comprehensive eye exam and does not include any lens supply. No additional contact lens purchase is required. Fitting applies to soft contacts only – no RGPs. See location for details.
Free Single Vision or Lined Bifocal Lenses included with any frame purchase.
All eyeglasses are now priced to include single vision or lined bifocal lenses. Upgrade to progressive lenses for just $100 more. The price on the frame price tag is what you will pay for a complete pair of glasses. We call it our “clear choice” pricing model. No more hidden costs!
Offer valid at every location. Not combinable with insurance. See location for details. Includes light weight, impact resistant lenses with non-glare (poly/ar).
Looking for a second pair of eyewear? Take 20% off any second pair when you purchase an additional pair of glasses on the same day for the same patient.
Includes single-vision or lined bifocal lenses. Progressive and no-line bifocal lenses are just $100 more. The price on the frame price tag is what you will pay. No more hidden costs!
Offer valid at every location. Not combinable with insurance. See location for details. Includes lightweight, impact-resistant lenses with non-glare (poly/ar).
Located on N National Rd., Dr. Tavel is your local family eye doctor in Columbus, IN. Dr. Tavel provides high-quality vision services to Columbus, IN, and the surrounding communities and carries a wide selection of designer eyewear. With convenient evening and weekend hours, the doctor is in and always ready to see you.
At Dr. Tavel in Columbus, IN we accept all vision insurance plans including, VSP Vision Care, EyeMed, Medicaid, and HIP. Our insurance experts will help you maximize your benefits and take care of all your insurance needs. At your appointment, our team will review your insurance and focus on getting the most out of your plan so you can focus on seeing and looking your best. We want you to get the best possible eyewear to best meet your vision needs.
Good news, you can use them with your insurance! Some vision insurance benefits expire before the end of the year. Not sure what’s covered this year? Give us a call or ask during your appointment.
We have you covered. We know healthcare costs can add up quickly, especially with glasses or contact lenses. To make your eye care costs easier and worry-free, we have different options to help you save.
We offer Sunbit at Dr. Tavel in Columbus, IN! Sunbit is a new way to pay for your eye care with simple and flexible monthly payments. This flexible payment solution gives you more choices when selecting an eyewear style that won’t affect your vision.
Most Medicaid plans cover eye exams, glasses, frames, and lenses. Indiana Medicaid plans that can have vision coverage include Hoosier Care Connect (HCC), Hoosier Healthwise (HHW), Healthy Indiana Plan (HIP), and Traditional Indiana Medicaid. Unlike other family eye doctors in Columbus, at Dr. Tavel, you have more options for eyewear.
We have over 100 stylish frames that are covered by Medicaid, plus glasses from your favorite brands. Get a second pair of select designer frames for only $99. Take advantage of your Indiana vision benefits and invest in a new look for the whole family today.
Dr. Tavel in Columbus, IN has the largest selection of frames in a wide variety of trendy styles waiting to be tried on. We carry today’s top brands and designers including COACH, Longchamp, Kate Spade, Michael Kors, Ray-Ban, Oakley, and more.
Whether you’re shopping for bold colors or looking for a more classic frame shape, we’re confident you’ll find the perfect pair from our large selection of prescription eyeglasses. Come in to browse our different collections of stylish glasses and get our SPEC-tacular fit experience that’s customized to you!
We know you have many choices when it comes to buying contact lenses, that’s why Dr. Tavel in Columbus, IN offers a wide variety of contact lens brands to suit many vision conditions.
Let us streamline your contact lens experience. You don’t need to rely on an online vision test or worry about gathering and uploading an existing RX for an online retailer; visit Dr. Tavel to get your annual comprehensive eye exam and get the best prices on contact lenses all in one simple step. A licensed optometrist will perform your eye exam, so it will be not only more accurate than an at-home vision test, but can also detect a variety of health conditions including diabetes, glaucoma, and hypertension. Our experts can find the best contact lens brands for you that are comfortable, effective, and affordable. Curious about trying contact lenses?
For a limited time, upgrade your comprehensive eye exam with a contact lens fitting for only $29! When it comes to contacts, our optometrists can find the best option for you that is comfortable, effective, and affordable – guaranteed.
Contact lens fittings involve detailed measurements of your eyes for an optometrist to properly fit you with the right size lens and the right prescription. Eye doctors will also assess the health of your eye to determine which lenses will work best for you. Offer must be combined with the purchase of a comprehensive eye exam and includes a medical assessment with a doctor, trial lenses, and up to 3 follow-up visits. Check out our offers page for more information.
Save on contacts with Sight Savings Club. Our Sight Savings Club is designed to help you see your best at the most affordable price. When you buy an annual supply of daily contact lenses, you’re eligible for yearlong benefits including free prescription sunglasses, 20% off all eyewear, discounted $10 contact lens fitting when you make an appointment within 13 months, and more.
We know healthcare costs can add up quickly, especially with glasses. Take advantage of our amazing offers to keep costs low. Don’t sacrifice your vision this year. Check out our Offers page for more everyday savings to keep costs low.
In 1940, after serving his country as a captain in the Air Force during WWII, Dr. David Tavel began his optical career and opened the first Dr. Tavel office in the Claypool Hotel in Downtown Indianapolis. After more than 80 years of business, Dr. David Tavel’s original vision to help Indiana residents maintain quality vision and find their perfect pair of eyewear remains true today.
Dr. Tavel is a family-owned business operating 24 office locations across Indiana. For many years, Dr. Tavel has been a staple in the community of Columbus, IN providing quality eye care and a wide selection of designer eyewear.
Our highly knowledgeable optometrists offer a range of eye health services that help patients correct and protect their vision. All Dr. Tavel locations carry a wide selection of affordable and designer eyewear for women, men, and kids, as well as an expansive variety of contact lens options to fit your lifestyle.
Our Mission: Dr. Tavel provides Hoosier families with top quality, affordable, eye health services and eye care products while delivering an outstanding patient experience…And that’s a promise from the Doctor.