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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
The Wonder of Eye Colour24 May 201717 Jul 2019
Can welding melt contact lenses?26 Jun 201717 Jul 2019
How do Multifocal and Bifocal Contact Lenses Work?29 Aug 201617 Jul 2019
My Optometrist said I have astigmatism and can't wear contact lenses - True or False?28 Apr 201517 Jul 2019
Can Contact Lenses Fall Out?19 Oct 201717 Jul 2019
Is Botox Safe for Eyes?26 Jun 201717 Jul 2019
Can I lose a Contact Lens in my Eye?29 Jul 201717 Jul 2019
History of Contact Lenses3 Jun 201617 Jul 2019
Can barbecues melt contact lenses?29 Jul 201717 Jul 2019
History of Coloured Contact Lenses24 Apr 201517 Jul 2019
What are the Best Contact Lenses for Dry Eyes?6 Sep 201617 Jul 2019
The Optician said I had blood vessels growing in my eye!24 Apr 201517 Jul 2019
Night Driving8 Sep 201617 Jul 2019
The Difference between a Contact lens and Spectacle Prescription28 Apr 201517 Jul 2019
Can I nap with my contact lenses in?19 Oct 201717 Jul 2019
The Eye Examination25 Mar 201716 Jul 2019
Dry Eye Syndrome25 Jun 201615 Jul 2019
Contactlenses Multimedia24 Apr 201515 Jul 2019
FAQ24 Apr 201515 Jul 2019