Category Archives: New Announcements

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 […]



Dr. Matt Thompson visits Jamaica for mission work

Dr. Matt Thompson, MD, as well as ASC staff members Katie and Lisa visited Jamaica to perform surgery on residents in need of eye surgery. Dr. Matt is visiting the country on behalf of See International, an organization that helps people receive eye care in under-developed countries. Thompson has visited Haiti several times, but due […]


Best of Bay Winner for LASIK staff reward!

This year for winning Best of the Bay for LASIK Dr. Matt promised us something special. After a picnic dinner, this happened! ASC and clinic staff threw first, followed by family members! It’s worth watching all the way to the end.  Thank you to everyone who voted!


Dr. Kurt Schwiesow, MD, leads continuing education seminar

Dr. Kurt Schwiesow, MD, recently lead a continuing education event for area optometrists at Tower Clock Surgery Center. The seminar was entitled Microincisional Glaucoma Surgery Update – Fall 2019 and allowed those in attendance one credit hour in glaucoma education. Dr. Schwiesow, a fellowship-trained glaucoma specialist, often presents to optometrists to further education them in […]


PanOptix trifocal lens now at Tower Clock Eye Center

Dr. Kurt Schwiesow, MD, was the first surgeon in Wisconsin to use the new Alcon Acrysof IQ PanOptix trifocal lens. This new lens is the latest multi focal option and builds on previous technology to give the most depth of focus of any multi focal lens. All three of our surgeons will offer the new lens, […]


Dr. Matthew Thompson, MD, explains astigmatism

Astigmatism explained with Dr. Matthew Thompson, MD

We’ve all heard the term “astigmatism.” But what is it? Watch Tower Clock Eye Center’s cornea specialist Dr. Matthew Thompson, MD, explain in simple terms what astigmatism is, and how it’s treated with glasses or contacts, LASIK or PRK, or with special lenses at the time of cataract surgery.



Mile of Music sponsor – Tower Clock Eye Center

We’re proud to be an official sponsor for this year’s Mile of Music festival in downtown Appleton! Stop by the Gibson Music Hall starting at 4:30pm today for some great original music from Horace Greene, Natural Born Leaders,Muddy Ruckus, little bird, C2 & The Brothers Reed, Goodnight, Texas andThe Vegabonds! We’ve sponsored the Gibson Music Hall, so be sure to stop in all weekend to […]


Latest News

04.09.24

Is eye rubbing safe?

We all do it, sometimes because our eyes are dry or irritated, or because it's been a long day, or maybe you have something in your eye and rubbing it feel good. For whatever reason, check out this brief video from Dr. Kunal Patel, MD, as he tells you about the safety of rubbing your... read more

04.05.24

“Prof” Schwiesow presents to LLI

Today, "Professor" Kurt Schwiesow presented a class on cataract surgery for the UWGB Lifelong Learning Institute. He touched on all aspects of surgery including the surgical process, IOL options, technology, and addressed many common patient questions. All the nearly 70 students received passing grades... but are reminded that this material will be on the mid-term.... read more

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