Category Archives: New Announcements

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 […]


Tower Clock Eye Center Thanksgiving hours change

Tower Clock Eye Center will close Thursday, November 23 and Friday, November 24 in observance of the Thanksgiving holiday. We will open with our normal working hours on Monday, November 27. Have a wonderful Thanksgiving!


Tyson Schwiesow, MD, presents on laser cataract surgery

Last night Dr. Tyson Schwiesow, MD, held a seminar to discuss the benefits of laser cataract surgery. The public event also touched on topics including dropless cataract surgery, IOL options, as well as technology exclusive to Tower Clock Surgery Center. The surgeons of Tower Clock Eye Center hold such seminars quarterly. If interested in the […]


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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