Posts Tagged ‘ Common eye problems ’

Tower Clock Eye Center fireworks safety

Fourth of July eye safety

The time for fireworks is here, and so is the time to be diligent with eye safety during your 4th of July celebrations. Tower Clock Eye Center and other eye care centers see an uptick in eye injuries this time of year and it’s important to celebrate the holiday safely. A recent Consumer Product Safety […]


Tower Clock Eye Center optometrist Michael Servi describes a comprehensive eye exam

What is a comprehensive eye exam?

Watch Tower Clock Eye Center optometrist Dr. Michael Servi, OD, describe what he and other optometrists look for during a comprehensive eye exam. Besides your prescription, there are generally four areas of the eye he examines, the cornea, the lens, the retina and the pressure within the eye. To schedule an appointment with us, call […]


Tower Clock Eye Center cataract surgery

5 reasons not to worry about cataract surgery

Cataracts happen. And nearly all of us will face cataract surgery at some point in our lives. Cataracts reduce vison, and if not removed can even cause blindness. If you’ve noticed your vision isn’t as crisp as it once was, if you have noticed colors not being as vivid as they once were, or if […]


Tower Clock Eye Center surgeons meet with patients before cataract surgery

Meet your surgeon before cataract surgery

Cataract surgery is one of the safest and most effective surgeries performed today, but if you’re planning to have cataract surgery the thought of someone working on your eye can still be a bit unnerving. You may have questions about the procedure, what it will feel like, what you can expect, and also want to […]


Tower Clock Eye Center optometrist Jacob Woldt, OD, describes the importance of wearing sunglasses for eye protection.

The importance of sunglasses

The sun is out, are your eyes protected? Check out this brief video from Dr. Jacob Woldt, OD, regarding the importance of wearing sunglasses and how they’ll not only make you cool, but also help save your eyes! It’s a great time to stop in our Optical Department. Until the end of July we’re featuring […]


Dr. Matthew Thompson, MD of Tower Clock Eye Center in Green Bay and Appleton explains DMEK

DMEK for partial corneal transplants: explained

Watch as DMEK (Descemet Membrane Endothelial Keratoplasty) is briefly explained by Dr. Matthew Thompson, MD, Tower Clock Eye Center’s fellowship-trained cornea specialist. Dr. Thompson explains the basics behind this method of partial cornea transplant and the positive outcomes it provides. To schedule an appointment to learn more, please call 920 499-3102.


Tower Clock Eye Center - Corneal care

Corneal ulcer symptoms, causes and treatments

A corneal ulcer is often the result of an eye infection, though severe dry eye and other eye conditions can cause them as well. These ulcers, also known as keratitis, are sores on the surface of the cornea – the outermost part of the eye. What are common symptoms? When diagnosing a corneal ulcer, Tower […]


Slit lamp test at Tower Clock Eye Center

Slit lamp exam: What is it?

One of the many common tests performed at Tower Clock Eye Center is the slit lamp exam. This exam is done with a microscope and bright light that gives your eye doctor the ability to examine the many structures around and inside the eye. The slit lamp exam is a vital exam to determine the […]


Tower Clock Eye Center's Dr. Kurt Schwiesow, MD, discusses IOL implant options

Cataract surgery IOL implant options

Dr. Kurt Schwiesow, MD, recently took to Facebook Live to discuss intraocular lens (IOL)  implant options at the time of cataract surgery. Tower Clock Eye Center surgeons offer a wide variety of IOL options; learn about them here. Dr. Schwiesow addresses toric, multifocal and monofocal lenses. If you are feel you are developing a cataract […]


Tower Clock Eye Center suggests wearing sunglasses during winter blog

Winter sun eye care

Many people believe that once summer is gone it’s time to put away the sunglasses, but wearing your shades is crucial for winter sun eye care. True, winter’s rays aren’t as direct as they are during the summer, yet the effects of the winter sun can be just as dangerous. Ultraviolet (UV) rays are dangerous […]


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06.23.22

Fourth of July eye safety

The time for fireworks is here, and so is the time to be diligent with eye safety during your 4th of July celebrations. Tower Clock Eye Center and other eye care centers see an uptick in eye injuries this time of year and it’s important to celebrate the holiday safely. A recent Consumer Product Safety... read more

06.13.22

What is a comprehensive eye exam?

Watch Tower Clock Eye Center optometrist Dr. Michael Servi, OD, describe what he and other optometrists look for during a comprehensive eye exam. Besides your prescription, there are generally four areas of the eye he examines, the cornea, the lens, the retina and the pressure within the eye. To schedule an appointment with us, call... read more

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