Legal Question in Family Law in Virginia

Medical Expenses

I am required to pay 94% of all submitted uninsured medical and dental expenses for my dependents. It is my understanding that contact lenses are cosmetic. Therefore, should contact lenses qualify as a necessary reimbursable medical expense?

Asked on 4/23/03, 11:03 am

1 Answer from Attorneys

Michael E. Hendrickson Attorney & Counsellor at Law

Re: Medical Expenses

In at least some cases, contact lenses are considered medically necessary for the individual

involved and not merely cosmetic and would, therefore, under this circumstance qualify as a medically reimbursable expense.

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Answered on 4/23/03, 2:19 pm

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