About Origin Optometry

providing professional eyecare to Nanaimo & Vancouver Island

Professional Eye Exams

Dr. Jesse Petreman, Optometrist in Nanaimo, BC Dr. Petreman was born in Nanaimo and raised in Nanaimo and Kamloops. Dr. Petreman completed his Doctorate in Optometry from Pacific University - Oregon in 2007. He has provided comprehensive eyecare and served the people of Nanaimo and Vancouver Island since January 2008. Dr. Petreman enjoys being outdoors, spending time with his wife Janelle on the farm with their horses.

Dr. Henderson, Eyewear at Petreman Optometry in Nanaimo, BC Dr. Henderson is a Calgary native who completed her Doctor of Optometry at Pacific University in Oregon. After falling in love with the west coast, she decided to move to Vancouver Island in 2015 where she began her career. She is passionate about eye care and enjoys the challenge of providing solutions to each patient’s unique visual needs. When she is not taking care of eyes, you will find her out running, hiking, and spending time with her family and beautiful malamute, Callie.

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Jodi, Optician in Nanaimo, BC Jodi brings 20 years of optical experience after becoming a licensed Optician in 2001. Jodi enjoys picking out the right pair of eyewear and is skilled in lens selection for all vision needs. Her attention to detail makes her great at trouble shooting and she always sees our patients leave satisfied. Jodi loves spending time with her husband and two boys on Vancouver Island whether it be camping, skiing or just relaxing.

Lauren, Team Member at Petreman Optometry in Nanaimo, BC Lauren has recently joined our team and is already an essential team member. She enjoys assisting patients with questions and working behind the scenes to make sure everything runs smoothly and patients are provided with the best experience. Lauren likes to spend her weekends travelling to different parts of the island in search of new adventures.

Brenda, Petreman Optometry in Nanaimo, BC Brenda joined our practice in the spring of 2017. Although new to our office, she brought with her over 30 years of experience in the optical industry. In her off time she enjoys gardening, hiking, reading and painting.

Chelsea, Petreman Optometry in Nanaimo, BC Chelsea has been a part of our team since 2016. From day one her compassionate personality has shined through. Whether she's scheduling appointments, greeting people at the reception desk or pretesting patients she wants each patient to feel relaxed and welcome. Chelsea enjoys spending her down time crafting, being creative and spending time with family and friends.

Jennifer, Eyewear at Petreman Optometry in Nanaimo, BC Jennifer brings with her 20 years of retail experience to our clinic. With her background in fashion, she has developed a keen eye for what looks great. Jennifer is constantly learning new skills in each department to provide patients with the best possible care. When she can’t be found at work or camping, she may be found chasing after her nephew!


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Mon-Fri 8:30 - 5 |
Sat 8:30 - 5 |
Sun Closed


5200 Dublin Way #100 Nanaimo, BC V9T 0H2

250-758-4175 250-758-4175