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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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Eye Blog25 Oct 201820 Sep 2020
Infections/Disorders24 Apr 201520 Sep 2020
Halloween safety tips3 Nov 201811 Sep 2020
Movember2 Nov 201811 Sep 2020
Crazy lenses - How to wear them safely17 Oct 201811 Sep 2020
Lazy Eye or Amblyopia27 Jun 201711 Sep 2020
Stargardt Disease26 Jun 201711 Sep 2020
Children and Digital Eye Strain26 Jun 201711 Sep 2020
Retinal vein occlusion24 May 201711 Sep 2020
Macular Degeneration25 Mar 201711 Sep 2020
Infants Vision20 Mar 201711 Sep 2020
Multiple Sclerosis19 Mar 201711 Sep 2020
Hypertension19 Mar 201711 Sep 2020
Glaucoma5 Nov 201611 Sep 2020
What is a Congenital Cataract?2 Nov 201611 Sep 2020
Learning Related Vision Problems2 Nov 201611 Sep 2020
Vision Development in Infants29 Oct 201611 Sep 2020
Blue Eyes6 Sep 201611 Sep 2020
Diabetic Retinopathy29 Aug 201611 Sep 2020
What is Blepharospasm25 Aug 201611 Sep 2020