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FREE Laser Cataract Surgery Seminar with Dr. Matthew Thompson

Join us for a FREE seminar to discuss the advantages of laser cataract surgery at Tower Clock Eye Center on Thursday, April 26 at 5:00 p.m. The event will be held at Tower Clock Surgery Center, 1077 West Mason Street, in Green Bay. Light refreshments will be served. Matthew Thompson, MD, will present on why […]


Cataract and Astigmatism: Fix both with a toric IOL

People who have cataracts also have the option to correct astigmatism at the time of cataract surgery. These lenses, known as toric lenses, reduce or eliminate the need for glasses after a cataract procedure and now meet the needs of more patients than ever before. Toric Lenses A toric lens replaces the natural lens similar […]


MCW students shadow Dr. Karl Schwiesow, MD

Dr. Karl Schwiesow, MD, instructed several Medical College of Wisconsin students on basic skills in ophthalmology today as part of a Bench-to-Beside course. The students received hands-on experience in many tests and exams under the direction of Dr. Karl. Students learned all aspects of an ocular examination, including how to take into consideration a patient’s […]


Dr. Matt Thompson, MD, returns to Haiti

Tower Clock Eye Center’s Dr. Matthew Thompson, MD, recently returned from Haiti where he performed over 30 surgeries on patients. Dr. Thompson visits the island nation for mission trips several times a year to help people in need of eye care. Most patients Thompson sees undergo cataract surgery, but he also performs cornea-related procedures, among […]



Holiday hours 2017

Tower Clock Eye Center will be closed Monday, December 25, 2017 and Monday, January 1, 2018, for the holidays. Happy holidays from Tower Clock Eye Center! If you have questions about our holiday hours, please call 920 499-3102.




Tower Clock Eye Center cataract surgery evaluation testing

What is posterior capsule opacification (PCO)?

Cataract surgery is one of the most common, safest and successful surgeries performed in the U.S. Few issues arise after any cataract procedure, and the vast majority of patients come to have the best vision they have experienced in years. However, about 30% of patients will develop something called posterior capsule opacification (PCO). Cataract surgery […]


Latest News

12.01.22

Leaders in glaucoma care – iStent infinite

Dr. Kurt Schwiesow, MD, is the first ophthalmologist in Wisconsin (and one of the first in the U.S.) to implant the new iStent infinite - a device recently approved by the FDA to reduce intraocular pressure (IOP) in glaucoma patients. iStent infinite is the first micro-invasive, stand-alone implantable MIGS device available. Learn more about iStent... read more

11.22.22

Thanksgiving hours 2022

All Tower Clock Eye Center locations will close this Thursday (11/24) and Friday (11/25) to celebrate the holiday. We will reopen on Monday with regular clinic hours. Have a happy and safe Thanksgiving holiday!

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