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.
|First Time Users||11 Sep 2016||17 Jul 2019|
|Travelling with & Wearing Contact Lenses On Holiday||30 Aug 2016||17 Jul 2019|
|A Stye?||12 Sep 2016||17 Jul 2019|
|Best Contact Lenses for Brown Eyes||26 Jun 2017||17 Jul 2019|
|A Black Eye?||12 Sep 2016||17 Jul 2019|
|Meibomian Gland Disorder||28 Jul 2017||17 Jul 2019|
|Varifocal Contact Lenses||24 Apr 2015||17 Jul 2019|
|What is Presbyopia?||24 Apr 2015||17 Jul 2019|
|Scuba Diving with Contact Lenses||24 Apr 2015||17 Jul 2019|
|Computer Users||4 Sep 2016||17 Jul 2019|
|Fungal Keratitis||5 May 2016||17 Jul 2019|
|Coloured Contact Lenses||3 Jun 2016||17 Jul 2019|
|Rugby||11 Sep 2016||17 Jul 2019|
|Blue Light and its affect on the eyes||26 Jun 2017||17 Jul 2019|
|What Causes Blurred Vision?||3 Jul 2016||17 Jul 2019|
|The Wonder of Eye Colour||24 May 2017||17 Jul 2019|
|Can welding melt contact lenses?||26 Jun 2017||17 Jul 2019|
|Blepharitis - Description & Treatment||24 Apr 2015||17 Jul 2019|
|What is Longsight/Hypermetropia?||24 Apr 2015||17 Jul 2019|
|How do Multifocal and Bifocal Contact Lenses Work?||29 Aug 2016||17 Jul 2019|