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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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The Wonder of Eye Colour24 May 20174 Apr 2020
Are Eyelash Extensions Safe?24 May 20174 Apr 2020
Is Botox Safe for Eyes?26 Jun 20174 Apr 2020
Blue Light and its affect on the eyes 26 Jun 20174 Apr 2020
Night Driving with Contact Lenses8 Sep 201628 Mar 2020
Rugby11 Sep 201628 Mar 2020
Computer Users4 Sep 201628 Mar 2020
First Time Users11 Sep 201628 Mar 2020
High Power Prescriptions6 Sep 201628 Mar 2020
Best Contact Lenses for Brown Eyes26 Jun 201728 Mar 2020
History of Contact Lenses3 Jun 201626 Mar 2020
Coloured Contact Lenses3 Jun 201626 Mar 2020
Travelling with & Wearing Contact Lenses On Holiday30 Aug 201626 Mar 2020
Dry Eyes and Contact Lenses24 Apr 201526 Mar 2020
The Difference between a Contact lens and Spectacle Prescription28 Apr 20156 Mar 2020
Extended Wear24 Apr 20154 Mar 2020
Guide Dogs for the Blind, 4 amazing ways they help8 Jun 20194 Mar 2020
Recycling contact lenses3 Nov 20184 Mar 2020
Can I nap with my contact lenses in?19 Oct 20174 Mar 2020
Why contact lenses are better than glasses3 Nov 20184 Mar 2020