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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. He has been featured by several leading publications including The Express and ITProPortal


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High Power Prescriptions6 Sep 201614 Jan 2021
What are the Best Contact Lenses for Dry Eyes?6 Sep 201614 Jan 2021
Best Contact Lenses for Computer Use and Eye Strain4 Sep 201614 Jan 2021
24 Interesting Eye Facts30 Aug 201614 Jan 2021
Travelling with & Wearing Contact Lenses On Holiday30 Aug 201614 Jan 2021
Contact Lenses vs Laser Eye Surgery13 Jul 201614 Jan 2021
What Causes Blurred Vision?3 Jul 201614 Jan 2021
Virtual Reality headsets and Vision1 Jul 201614 Jan 2021
Contact Lenses Myths & Facts26 Jun 201614 Jan 2021
8 Tips for Healthy eyes26 Jun 201614 Jan 2021
What Is Dry Eye Syndrome? Causes And Symptoms25 Jun 201614 Jan 2021
Most Comfortable Coloured Contact lenses3 Jun 201614 Jan 2021
History of Contact Lenses: When, Who, Where And Why Explained3 Jun 201614 Jan 2021
Contact Lenses Basics3 Jun 201614 Jan 2021
Contact Lenses for the over 40's1 Jun 201614 Jan 2021
Sports & Contact Lenses1 Jun 201614 Jan 2021
Fungal Keratitis5 May 201614 Jan 2021
Can Contact Lenses correct a squint?28 Apr 201514 Jan 2021
The Difference between a Contact lens and a Glasses Prescription (spectacle prescription)28 Apr 201514 Jan 2021
What are toric contact lenses? | Astigmatism28 Apr 201514 Jan 2021