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Tower Clock Eye Center's Dr. Matthew Thompson, MD, performs surgery on a Haitian patient during a mission trip there.

Dr. Matt returns to Haiti

Dr. Matthew Thompson, MD, has returned to Haiti to continue his mission work there. He’s performed surgery on several patients, including some children. It has been some time since his last trip to the beleaguered country, due to rioting and uncertainty there. Dr. Thompson is there on behalf of 1Focus.org, a group he is heavily […]


January is Glaucoma Awareness Month

How do I know if I’m at risk for glaucoma?

Glaucoma is the second leading cause of blindness worldwide, yet nearly half of people affected by the disease are unaware they have it. Glaucoma also has no warning signs in its most common forms, especially in its earliest stages, so it can be difficult to detect without frequent eye exams. “Glaucoma affects the optic nerve […]


Holiday Hours

Tower Clock Eye Center will have special holiday hours:   Christmas Eve: 8am – 12pm Christmas Day: closed New Year’s Eve: 8am – 5pm New Year’s Day: closed.   We wish you a happy holiday season!


Special holiday hours for Shawano optical

During the week of Christmas, Tower Clock Eye Center’s Shawano location will have special hours; it will be closed Tuesday through Thursday, December 24, 25 and 26. The optical will be open both Monday and Friday of that week. If you have any questions, please contact our office at 920 499-3102.


Thanksgiving Week Hours

Tower Clock Eye Center and Tower Clock Surgery Center will both be closed Thursday and Friday this week in celebration of Thanksgiving. We will reopen with normal business hours on Monday. Have a happy and safe Thanksgiving holiday!


Dr. Tyson Schwiesow, MD, presents to the public on cataract surgery

Dr. Tyson Schwiesow presents on cataract surgery

Last night Dr. Tyson Schwiesow, MD, held a public seminar on cataract surgery with an in-depth discussion on the new Alcon PanOptix trifocal lens. Tower Clock Eye Center surgeons were the first in Wisconsin to perform surgery with this revolutionary new lens. Dr. Schwiesow explained the history of cataract surgery, as well as the most recent developments […]


New date for Dr. Tyson’s Cataract talk

Due to a scheduling conflict, Dr. Tyson Schwiesow’s free cataract surgery seminar featuring the new Alcon PanOptix lens has been rescheduled to Thursday, November 21 at 6pm. Here is a link to the event details: FREE Cataract Surgery Seminar with New Alcon PanOptix lens


FREE Cataract Surgery Seminar with New Alcon PanOptix lens

Join us for a FREE public seminar to discuss the new Alcon AcrySof IQ PanOptix trifocal intraocular lens and how it can improve your vision at the time of cataract surgery. Dr. Tyson Schwiesow, MD, a fellowship-trained ophthalmologist, will present on this new lens technology Thursday, November 21 at 6pm. The discussion will happen at […]


Watch Dr. Tyson Schwiesow, MD, discuss the new PanOptix trifocal IOL

Watch fellowship trained ophthalmologist Dr. Tyson Schwiesow, MD, discuss cataract surgery, specifically the new Alcon PanOptix trifocal intraocular lens. For more information on this new lens technology, we’re offering a FREE seminar on Cataract Surgery with the new Alcon PanOptix trifocal lens. Search our Facebook Events for more information. Tower Clock Eye Center surgeons were among the first […]



Latest News

01.16.20

Dr. Kurt Schwiesow discusses the dangers of glaucoma

Watch fellowship trained glaucoma specialist Dr. Kurt Schwiesow, MD, discuss the specifics of glaucoma. This disease is considered sight's silent thief, and is the second leading cause of blindness worldwide. Dr. Schwiesow explains the need for early testing and treatment because once sight is lost, it can't be returned.

01.15.20

Dr. Matt returns to Haiti

Dr. Matthew Thompson, MD, has returned to Haiti to continue his mission work there. He's performed surgery on several patients, including some children. It has been some time since his last trip to the beleaguered country, due to rioting and uncertainty there. Dr. Thompson is there on behalf of 1Focus.org, a group he is heavily... read more

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