COVID-19 Update

Due to the ongoing development of the COVID-19 pandemic, all Gailey Eye Clinic locations, including Bloomington Eye Institute and Gailey Eye Surgery-Decatur will remain closed through April 30th. Patients who have an appointment scheduled during our closure dates will be called to re-schedule for a future appointment date. For eye-related emergencies, please call your local Gailey Eye Clinic and you will be instructed on how to proceed. If you have any other questions or concerns, the best way to contact us during this time is via email at We will be monitoring email inquiries daily.

We understand that assessing the affordability of your surgery can be daunting; that’s why we thoroughly discuss your options with you at the time of your cataract consultation. Please use the information below as a point of reference but we encourage you to call us at 800-325-7706 or email if you have questions or to schedule your appointment.

Medicare and Insurance Coverage

Gailey Eye Clinic accepts Medicare and most insurance plans to help cover the cost of cataract surgery. Medicare typically covers the cost of traditional cataract surgery with a standard intraocular lens (IOL).

Premium Vision Cataract Surgery Options

For patients who want to experience increased freedom from glasses, we offer Premium Vision cataract surgery and Laser Cataract Surgery . If you choose to have a Premium Vision Cataract procedure, you will typically be responsible for the additional cost of these options. Many patients find that the benefits attributed with Premium Vision Cataract Surgery make the additional cost well worth it.

Financing Your Cataract Surgery

Gailey Eye Clinic is proud to offer financing through America’s top patient-payment program, CareCredit. CareCredit allows you to start experiencing the joy of clear vision now and pay for it at your convenience with low monthly payments that are easy to fit into your monthly budget.


  • $0 up-front costs
  • $0 pre-payment penalties
  • $0 fees
  • Apply online and receive a decision in seconds


  • 3,6,12,18 & 24 month interest free financing
  • No interest if balance paid in full within the specified period
  • Low minimum monthly payments


  • 36, 48 & 60 month plan options
  • Low fixed interest rate
  • Low monthly payments

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PHONE 800.325.7706

Bloomington/Normal: (309) 829-5311
Bloomington/Retina: (309) 829-5311
Champaign: (217) 398-1700
Danville: (217) 446-3937
Decatur: (217) 875-0300
Forsyth: (217) 872-7404
Galesburg: (309) 343-6000

Gibson City: (800) 325-7706
Ottawa: (815) 434-4200
Pekin: (309) 347-5115
Peoria: (309) 692-8460
Peru / Lasalle: (815) 224-1100
Springfield: (217) 529-3937