|Who is e-dr. Network?
e-dr. Network pioneered internet selling to eye care professionals starting in 1998. Since then, no contact lens distributor website has processed more lens orders. Every day since going "live" we have looked to expand our technology and service efficiencies to save our members time and money. Today, e-dr.com is relied upon by thousands of eye care professional members seeking low prices, outstanding service and an online order experience unrivaled in the industry.
Is e-dr. Network an Authorized Distributor?
Yes, thru our association with New Era Optical, an authorized distributor with 100 years of service to the optical community.
How is e-dr. Network associated with New Era Optical?
What advantages does e-dr. Network offer its Eye Care Professional members?
e-dr. Network and New Era Optical have been partnering since 1998. New Era Optical's brick & mortar facility and e-dr. Network's internet savvy pairs the perfect blend of distribution expertise and ordering efficiencies.
- Free shipping on contact lens orders.
Members on our FreeQuent Shipping Program (FSP) enjoy free shipping on every order, even a single trial lens. Every e-dr. Network member earns free 2nd Day delivery on orders over $195.
- Competitive prices.
Because of the efficiencies of the internet, we cut margins to the bone to help members stay profitable.
- Authorized Distributor programs.
Contact lens banks and inventories: you'll find a hundred or more such savings opportunities. e-dr. Network supports all contact lens manufacturer policies and warranties and credits sales reps for e‑dr. Network purchases.
- Contact lens annual supplies ship free to patient.
Direct Patient Delivery provides annual supplies, special pricing and/or rebate in a practice-labeled package. Upload your practice logo to appear on the patient's packing list!
- Speedy Ordering.
e-dr. Network order screens are built for speed. Intuitive drop-downs and grid ordering eliminate clicks so you can get off the computer and back to patients.
- Increased order accuracy.
Up-to-the-minute contact lens parameters are built into order screens, greatly reducing the chance for human error.
- View your statement or order history.
Access a 3-year order history by date, patient name or manufacturer.
- PRO (Patient Retention Online).
Create an online presence with our free website-building tool. In just 6 easy steps you'll boost practice awareness and even be able to accept patient contact lens reorders.
Brings inventory management into the 21st Century. Scan contact lens UPCs, and then connect your scanner to the computer to upload orders directly to your e-dr. Network shopping cart.
- Live Chat.
Connect and text in real time with a knowledgeable e-dr. Network service representative. Get the assistance you need at the moment you need it.
- Multiple shopping carts meet demands of "real" work day.
Create a new cart for patient orders without disrupting the stock order. Just one of the many benefits of e-dr. Network's multiple shopping carts feature.
Your privacy and security are as important to us as they are to you. For more information on e-dr. Network's policies visit the Privacy page.
We must verify that our members are dispensing eyecare professionals. Fill out the online application on our secure server and submit it to e-dr. Network. At that time, you will set up your direct billing, user name and password. To get started now, fill out the registration form.
How to contact e-dr. Network:
5575 N. Lynch Ave.
Chicago, IL 60630
Call us toll-free: 1(800) 540-0337 from 8:30am – 6:00pm (CST) Monday – Friday.
E-mail us at: firstname.lastname@example.org.
E-mail us at: email@example.com for user name/password questions.