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||10 Feb 2020|
|Rugby||11 Sep 2016||10 Feb 2020|
|Computer Users||4 Sep 2016||10 Feb 2020|
|24 Interesting Eye Facts||30 Aug 2016||10 Feb 2020|
|Travelling with & Wearing Contact Lenses On Holiday||30 Aug 2016||10 Feb 2020|
|How do Multifocal and Bifocal Contact Lenses Work?||29 Aug 2016||10 Feb 2020|
|Contact Lenses vs Laser Eye Surgery||13 Jul 2016||10 Feb 2020|
|What Causes Blurred Vision?||3 Jul 2016||10 Feb 2020|
|Virtual Reality headsets and Vision||1 Jul 2016||10 Feb 2020|
|Contact Lenses Myths & Facts||26 Jun 2016||10 Feb 2020|
|Sports & Contact Lenses||1 Jun 2016||10 Feb 2020|
|Hay Fever Infographic||11 May 2016||10 Feb 2020|
|Fungal Keratitis||5 May 2016||10 Feb 2020|
|Can Contact Lenses correct a squint?||28 Apr 2015||10 Feb 2020|
|Falling asleep with contacts in||28 Apr 2015||10 Feb 2020|
|My Optometrist said I have astigmatism and can't wear contact lenses - True or False?||28 Apr 2015||10 Feb 2020|
|The Difference between a Contact lens and Spectacle Prescription||28 Apr 2015||10 Feb 2020|
|Monthly Contact Lenses||24 Apr 2015||10 Feb 2020|
|Silicone Hydrogel||24 Apr 2015||10 Feb 2020|
|What is Astigmatism?||24 Apr 2015||10 Feb 2020|