Posts Tagged ‘ cataract surgery ’

IV-free cataract surgery

Tower Clock Eye Center, in keeping with the modern standard of care, is the first ophthalmology practice in Northeast Wisconsin to offer IV-free cataract surgery. The practice of IV-free cataract surgery is common in many ophthalmology centers across the U.S., and has widespread use in both Europe and Canada. IVs often cause increased levels of […]




4 things to know about dropless cataract surgery

Tower Clock Eye Center prides itself on being on the cutting edge of ophthalmologic technology and techniques. Our practice model allows us to readily adopt new procedures and equipment; one of the most innovative areas of our care comes in the way of dropless cataract surgery. In standard cataract surgery, patients are prescribed several eyedrops, […]



What is laser cataract surgery?

Over the last several years laser cataract surgery has become an increasingly popular choice for patients in need of cataract surgery. Its increased levels of safety and accuracy over standard cataract surgery have been well documented, and the advantages of the procedure are readily seen. The laser, known as a femtosecond laser, takes the place […]


Dr. Matt Thompson instructs local ophthalmologic techs

Tower Clock Eye Center ophthalmologist Matthew Thompson, MD, recently held a continuing education event at the clinic for technicians seeking CE credits. The focus of the discussion was dry eye syndrome. Through his research, Dr. Thompson explained the symptoms, causes and treatments for the common eye disease. Ophthalmologic techs from several area clinics and providers […]


Join us for a FREE laser cataract surgery seminar

Join us for a FREE seminar to discuss the advantages of laser cataract surgery at Tower Clock Eye Center on Thursday, November 10 at 6:00 p.m. The event will be held at Tower Clock Surgery Center, 1077 West Mason Street, in Green Bay. Light refreshments will be served. Kurt Schwiesow, MD, will present on why […]



Cataracts: What to know

Cataracts affect nearly 25 million people in the United States, but surprisingly, few people know the facts about the condition. Everyone is at risk for cataracts, but those over age 55 are especially susceptible to the vision-robbing disease. Read on to learn how a cataract develops, their symptoms and how cataract surgery is safe and […]


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

Locate Our Office

Green Bay Office

1087 West Mason St
Green Bay, WI 54303

» Get Directions

Shawano Office

229 East Green Bay Street
Shawano, WI 54166

» Get Directions

Tower Clock Surgery Center

1077 West Mason Street
Green Bay, WI 54303

» Get Directions

Appleton Office

3142 N. Richmond St.
Appleton, WI 54911

» Get Directions