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.
|What is Astigmatism?||24 Apr 2015||17 Jul 2019|
|Silicone Hydrogel||24 Apr 2015||17 Jul 2019|
|Extended Wear||24 Apr 2015||17 Jul 2019|
|Contact Lenses vs Laser Eye Surgery||13 Jul 2016||17 Jul 2019|
|Seasonal Allergic Conjunctivitis (Hayfever)||24 Apr 2015||17 Jul 2019|
|What is Nearsight/Myopia?||24 Apr 2015||17 Jul 2019|
|Can you Lose a Contact Lens behind your Eye?||24 Apr 2015||17 Jul 2019|
|Contact lens fitting: getting the right lenses||24 Apr 2015||17 Jul 2019|
|Can you Wear Contact lenses in the pool?||19 Oct 2017||17 Jul 2019|
|Dry Eyes and Contact Lenses||24 Apr 2015||17 Jul 2019|
|Contact Lens Types||24 Apr 2015||17 Jul 2019|
|What are contact lenses made of?||24 Apr 2015||17 Jul 2019|
|Are Daily Lenses more Expensive than other Lenses?||2 Nov 2017||17 Jul 2019|
|Kids & Contact Lenses||24 Apr 2015||17 Jul 2019|
|Recycling contact lenses||3 Nov 2018||17 Jul 2019|
|24 Interesting Eye Facts||30 Aug 2016||17 Jul 2019|
|Falling asleep with contacts in||28 Apr 2015||17 Jul 2019|
|Are my contact lenses inside out?||24 Apr 2015||17 Jul 2019|
|Eye Related Apps for Mobiles||18 Dec 2016||17 Jul 2019|
|Astigmatism||24 Apr 2015||17 Jul 2019|