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John Dreyer Optometrist Bsc(Hons), MCOPTOM, DipCLP

John Dreyer studied Ophthalmic Optics at the University of Aston in Birmingham, UK from 1977 - 1980 where he achieved a Bachelor of Science Honours degree.

After leaving University he worked at Colchester Eye Hospital and then completed the British College of Optometrists Professional Qualifying Examination, and received his MCOptom certification. He then worked extensively in the Contact Lens field both in hospital and in practice over the next few years and subsequently completed the prestigious Diploma in Contact Lens Practice (DipCLP) in 1983.

He then spent the next few years working in Contact Lens practices in Manchester before joining Specsavers as a Contact Lens Specialist in Bristol. He ran various contact lens training courses for staff for Specsavers throughout the country and wrote the first company contact lens staff training manuals.

John has authored for Contactlenses.co.uk over the last 20 years, bringing his expertise to visitors to the site and providing valuable optical advice to customer questions throughout the years.


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ArticleCreatedLast Modified
Can I lose a Contact Lens in my Eye?29 Jul 201727 Jan 2020
Monthly Contact Lenses24 Apr 201526 Jan 2020
Can you Wear Contact lenses in the pool?19 Oct 201725 Jan 2020
Contact Lenses vs Laser Eye Surgery13 Jul 201625 Jan 2020
Can barbecues melt contact lenses?29 Jul 201725 Jan 2020
Falling asleep with contacts in28 Apr 201525 Jan 2020
Best Contact Lenses for Brown Eyes26 Jun 201725 Jan 2020
Are Daily Lenses more Expensive than other Lenses?2 Nov 201724 Jan 2020
Guide Dogs for the Blind, 4 amazing ways they help8 Jun 201924 Jan 2020
Contact Lens Types24 Apr 201524 Jan 2020
Removing Soft lenses24 Apr 201524 Jan 2020
Scuba Diving with Contact Lenses24 Apr 201524 Jan 2020
What is Astigmatism?24 Apr 201524 Jan 2020
The Optician said I had blood vessels growing in my eye!24 Apr 201524 Jan 2020
Contact Lenses Myths & Facts26 Jun 201623 Jan 2020
Kids & Contact Lenses24 Apr 201522 Jan 2020
Astigmatism24 Apr 201519 Jan 2020
Contact Lenses Basics3 Jun 201619 Jan 2020
Inserting Soft Lenses24 Apr 201519 Jan 2020
Are my contact lenses inside out?24 Apr 201519 Jan 2020