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Will social security help seniors pay for cataract surgery,

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Will social security help seniors pay for cataract surgery

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Need cataract

Accountant's Assistant: Is there anything else the Retirement Accountant should be aware of?

Am afraid I cannot pay

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Social Security Expert: lev-tax, Tax Advisor replied 11 months ago
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Not social security - but Medicare...

Medicare generally does not pay for vision care, but it will cover certain medically necessary services, such as cataract surgery.

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Social Security Expert: lev-tax, Tax Advisor replied 11 months ago

See here

https://www.medicare.gov/coverage/cataract-surgery.html

Who's eligible?

Medicare covers many medically necessary surgical procedures, like cataract surgery.

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