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MCW Students learn from Tower Clock Eye Center physicians

Several Medical College of Wisconsin students visited Tower Clock Eye Center to learn about eye anatomy and administer basic eye exams. Our doctors gave students special insight into entering the field of optometry and ophthalmology. Tower Clock Eye Center doctors have volunteered time to give instruction to MCW students for several years. We’re proud to […]


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 […]


Latest News

05.13.24

Welcome Dr. Annette Giangiacomo, MD!

Tower Clock Eye Center is excited to announce the addition of fellowship-trained glaucoma specialist Dr. Annette Giangiacomo, MD. Dr. Giangiacomo will see patients on a part-time basis in both our Appleton and Green Bay locations (primarily Appleton) starting in June. With an extensive background in comprehensive ophthalmology and glaucoma, she has a passion for providing... read more

05.10.24

New phone system 5/10/24

We are going live with a new phone system today! We ask your patience as we learn our new phones, but please know we may experience some hiccups along the way. Thank you for your understanding!  

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