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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
What happens if you cry with contact lenses in?29 Jul 201718 Feb 2020
What are contact lenses made of?24 Apr 201517 Feb 2020
Varifocal Contact Lenses24 Apr 201517 Feb 2020
Recycling contact lenses3 Nov 201816 Feb 2020
Contact lens fitting: getting the right lenses24 Apr 201516 Feb 2020
Contact Lenses Basics3 Jun 201616 Feb 2020
High Power Prescriptions6 Sep 201616 Feb 2020
The Eye Examination25 Mar 201716 Feb 2020
Extended Wear24 Apr 201515 Feb 2020
Coloured Contact Lenses3 Jun 201615 Feb 2020
What are the Best Contact Lenses for Dry Eyes?6 Sep 201615 Feb 2020
Night Driving with Contact Lenses8 Sep 201615 Feb 2020
Is Botox Safe for Eyes?26 Jun 201715 Feb 2020
Eyesight Problems24 Apr 201511 Feb 2020
Are Eyelash Extensions Safe?24 May 201711 Feb 2020
Dry Eye Syndrome25 Jun 201611 Feb 2020
History of Coloured Contact Lenses24 Apr 201511 Feb 2020
40 Somethings and Contact Lenses1 Jun 201611 Feb 2020
History of Contact Lenses3 Jun 201611 Feb 2020
What is Longsight/Hypermetropia?24 Apr 201510 Feb 2020