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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
History of Contact Lenses3 Jun 201624 Apr 2020
Contact Lenses vs Laser Eye Surgery13 Jul 201623 Apr 2020
Virtual Reality headsets and Vision1 Jul 201623 Apr 2020
Eye Related Apps for Mobiles18 Dec 201623 Apr 2020
Sports & Contact Lenses1 Jun 201623 Apr 2020
Scuba Diving with Contact Lenses24 Apr 201522 Apr 2020
40 Somethings and Contact Lenses1 Jun 201622 Apr 2020
Varifocal Contact Lenses24 Apr 201522 Apr 2020
Kids & Contact Lenses24 Apr 201522 Apr 2020
Can Contact Lenses correct a squint?28 Apr 201522 Apr 2020
The Eye Examination25 Mar 201722 Apr 2020
Contact Lenses Myths & Facts26 Jun 201622 Apr 2020
Hay Fever Infographic11 May 201622 Apr 2020
What is a Black Eye?12 Sep 201616 Apr 2020
What is a Chalazion?12 Sep 201616 Apr 2020
What is a Stye?12 Sep 201616 Apr 2020
Blepharitis - Description & Treatment24 Apr 201516 Apr 2020
Conjunctivitis24 Apr 201516 Apr 2020
Meibomian Gland Disorder28 Jul 201716 Apr 2020
Seasonal Allergic Conjunctivitis (Hayfever)24 Apr 201516 Apr 2020