The History of Glasses

The History of Glasses

The History of Glasses From “reading stones” to cutting edge technology – how history has shaped your spectacles.   It’s hard to imagine a world without certain things. The internet, cellphones, cars … but imagine how differently we would experience all of these...
Adapting to the new normal – with glasses

Adapting to the new normal – with glasses

Adapting to the new normal – with glasses How to keep your glasses and eyes safe in a post-Covid world While we’re lucky in New Zealand to be relatively safe from the spectre of Covid-19, we still need to keep up the new health and hygiene practices as we transition...
Keeping you safe at Level 2

Keeping you safe at Level 2

Keeping you safe at Level 2 What to expect when we open again As Greenlane Penrose Optometrist, along with hundreds of other businesses, prepares to reopen in Level 2, we’ve put together a roster of health & safety practices to ensure we’re keeping you safe when...
Vaccines and your vision

Vaccines and your vision

Vaccines and your vision While we seem to have dodged the worst of Covid-19 in New Zealand, we’re now relying on finding a vaccine before we can expect to travel, work, and play as freely as before the pandemic. Although hotly debated, common vaccines are to thank for...