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.
|What is a Stye?||12 Sep 2016||8 Dec 2019|
|What is a Chalazion?||12 Sep 2016||8 Dec 2019|
|What is a Black Eye?||12 Sep 2016||8 Dec 2019|
|Virtual Reality headsets and Vision||1 Jul 2016||8 Aug 2019|
|Sports & Contact Lenses||1 Jun 2016||8 Aug 2019|
|Are Eyelash Extensions Safe?||24 May 2017||8 Aug 2019|
|Are Contact Lenses more Expensive than Glasses?||2 Nov 2017||8 Aug 2019|
|Eye Blog||25 Oct 2018||19 Jul 2019|
|Hay Fever Infographic||11 May 2016||17 Jul 2019|
|Eyesight Problems||24 Apr 2015||17 Jul 2019|
|Can contact lenses fall out of your eye?||24 Apr 2015||17 Jul 2019|
|Conjunctivitis||24 Apr 2015||17 Jul 2019|
|Types of Contact Lenses||26 Jun 2016||17 Jul 2019|
|Is it OK to swim while wearing contact lenses?||24 Apr 2015||17 Jul 2019|
|Contact Lenses Basics||3 Jun 2016||17 Jul 2019|
|Why contact lenses are better than glasses||3 Nov 2018||17 Jul 2019|
|40 Somethings and Contact Lenses||1 Jun 2016||17 Jul 2019|
|First Time Contact Lens Wearers Questions Answered||3 Nov 2018||17 Jul 2019|
|Monthly Contact Lenses||24 Apr 2015||17 Jul 2019|
|Removing Soft lenses||24 Apr 2015||17 Jul 2019|