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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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Guide Dogs for the Blind, 4 amazing ways they help8 Jun 201910 Feb 2020
First Time Contact Lens Wearers Questions Answered3 Nov 201810 Feb 2020
Why contact lenses are better than glasses3 Nov 201810 Feb 2020
Eye Blog25 Oct 201810 Feb 2020
Are Daily Lenses more Expensive than other Lenses?2 Nov 201710 Feb 2020
Are Contact Lenses more Expensive than Glasses?2 Nov 201710 Feb 2020
Can I nap with my contact lenses in?19 Oct 201710 Feb 2020
Can you Wear Contact lenses in the pool?19 Oct 201710 Feb 2020
Can Contact Lenses Fall Out?19 Oct 201710 Feb 2020
Can I lose a Contact Lens in my Eye?29 Jul 201710 Feb 2020
Can barbecues melt contact lenses?29 Jul 201710 Feb 2020
Meibomian Gland Disorder28 Jul 201710 Feb 2020
Can welding melt contact lenses?26 Jun 201710 Feb 2020
Best Contact Lenses for Brown Eyes26 Jun 201710 Feb 2020
Blue Light and its affect on the eyes 26 Jun 201710 Feb 2020
The Wonder of Eye Colour24 May 201710 Feb 2020
Eye Related Apps for Mobiles18 Dec 201610 Feb 2020
What is a Stye?12 Sep 201610 Feb 2020
What is a Chalazion?12 Sep 201610 Feb 2020
What is a Black Eye?12 Sep 201610 Feb 2020