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A Journey in Optometry Around the World

A Journey in Optometry Around the World

Uncorrected refractive error and cataracts are the leading causes of avoidable blindness throughout the world, but not everyone in every country has equal access to eye care

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 things if the humble...

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 to a safer way of living and working. Many...

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 you visit us. Here’s what you...