Retired Military Dental Plans, Eye Care and Work & Family Benefits

What exactly is a Discount Plan?

Members pay a small monthly fee for access to participating providers who have agreed to give dental products and services at discounted fees to retired military personnel. After the member joins the plan, they receive a welcome kit with 2 ID Membership cards.

  • No processing fee.
  • Fulfillment packages and ID cards sent to every Veteran that joins the Discount Program.
  • Careington's Member Services department is available Monday-Friday 7am-7pm CST

* Plan is available in all states except MT, VT, UT, WA & FL.

Our Discount Eye Care and Dental Plans are easy to use

  • All retired military personnel are accepted
  • No limits on use
  • No waiting or administrative forms
  • Unlimited numbers of visits
  • Includes member's family
  • PLUS surviving family members of military veterans can also access this plan
  • Can be used anywhere in the United States
  • Helps reduce your out of pocket expenses--stretches your dollars even further. 

How to use the eye care and dental plans

  • Locate a participating provider in your area.
  • Call to make an appointment and mention that you are a member of the Careington discount plan.
  • Show membership ID card at the time of visit to receive the discount.
  • Pay the discounted rate at the time of service.

Dental Plan Discounts

  • Access to over 6,700 dental access points throughout the state of New York.
  • 5% to 60% savings on most dental procedures, including routine oral exams, unlimited cleanings, and major work such as dentures, root canals and crowns.
  • 5% to 20% savings on normal fees - where available - for specialties such as orthodontics, endodontics, oral surgery, pediatric dentistry, periodontics and prosthodontics
  • Access to over 95,000 dental access points nationwide.

Eye Care Discounts

  • Access to 1,236 vision centers and private offices in NYS.
  • Save an average of 15% to 35% off exceptional eye care with the VSP Choice Access Plan.
  • Members are eligible for discounts on eye exams, eye glasses and contact lenses.
  • Over 41,000 participating points of eye care in retail and medical locations.

Work & Family Benefits

Dependent care counseling services are available at no additional cost with purchase of the Dental & Vision Discount Plan.