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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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First Time Users11 Sep 201610 Feb 2020
Rugby11 Sep 201610 Feb 2020
Computer Users4 Sep 201610 Feb 2020
24 Interesting Eye Facts30 Aug 201610 Feb 2020
Travelling with & Wearing Contact Lenses On Holiday30 Aug 201610 Feb 2020
How do Multifocal and Bifocal Contact Lenses Work?29 Aug 201610 Feb 2020
Contact Lenses vs Laser Eye Surgery13 Jul 201610 Feb 2020
What Causes Blurred Vision?3 Jul 201610 Feb 2020
Virtual Reality headsets and Vision1 Jul 201610 Feb 2020
Contact Lenses Myths & Facts26 Jun 201610 Feb 2020
Sports & Contact Lenses1 Jun 201610 Feb 2020
Hay Fever Infographic11 May 201610 Feb 2020
Fungal Keratitis5 May 201610 Feb 2020
Can Contact Lenses correct a squint?28 Apr 201510 Feb 2020
Falling asleep with contacts in28 Apr 201510 Feb 2020
My Optometrist said I have astigmatism and can't wear contact lenses - True or False?28 Apr 201510 Feb 2020
The Difference between a Contact lens and Spectacle Prescription28 Apr 201510 Feb 2020
Monthly Contact Lenses24 Apr 201510 Feb 2020
Silicone Hydrogel24 Apr 201510 Feb 2020
What is Astigmatism?24 Apr 201510 Feb 2020