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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 is Astigmatism?24 Apr 201517 Jul 2019
Silicone Hydrogel24 Apr 201517 Jul 2019
Extended Wear24 Apr 201517 Jul 2019
Contact Lenses vs Laser Eye Surgery13 Jul 201617 Jul 2019
Seasonal Allergic Conjunctivitis (Hayfever)24 Apr 201517 Jul 2019
What is Nearsight/Myopia?24 Apr 201517 Jul 2019
Can you Lose a Contact Lens behind your Eye?24 Apr 201517 Jul 2019
Contact lens fitting: getting the right lenses24 Apr 201517 Jul 2019
Can you Wear Contact lenses in the pool?19 Oct 201717 Jul 2019
Dry Eyes and Contact Lenses24 Apr 201517 Jul 2019
Contact Lens Types24 Apr 201517 Jul 2019
What are contact lenses made of?24 Apr 201517 Jul 2019
Are Daily Lenses more Expensive than other Lenses?2 Nov 201717 Jul 2019
Kids & Contact Lenses24 Apr 201517 Jul 2019
Recycling contact lenses3 Nov 201817 Jul 2019
24 Interesting Eye Facts30 Aug 201617 Jul 2019
Falling asleep with contacts in28 Apr 201517 Jul 2019
Are my contact lenses inside out?24 Apr 201517 Jul 2019
Eye Related Apps for Mobiles18 Dec 201617 Jul 2019
Astigmatism24 Apr 201517 Jul 2019