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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 […]


Blepharitis: symptoms and treatments

Red, watery eyes, skin flakes around the eyes, greasy eyelids: they’re all symptoms of blepharitis, a common eye disease that affects the area of the eyelid where the eyelashes grow. The disease is a chronic condition that is easy to treat, but difficult to cure. Blepharitis presents when small oil glands on the eyelid become […]


What is a YAG capsulotomy?

Cataract surgery involves the removal of a cloudy natural lens inside the eye and the replacement of an artificial one. The natural lens has several layers, and all of these are removed during surgery except for the very back layer, known as the posterior capsule. The posterior capsule is important because it will hold the […]



Join us for a FREE laser cataract surgery seminar May 24.

Join us for a FREE seminar to discuss the advantages of laser cataract surgery at Tower Clock Eye Center on Wednesday, May 24 at 5:30 p.m. The event will be held at Tower Clock Surgery Center, 1077 West Mason Street, in Green Bay. Light refreshments will be served. Tyson Schwiesow, MD, will present on why […]



Tower Clock Eye Center is the first in the area to offer new lens technology

Tower Clock Eye Center surgeons are the first in Northeast Wisconsin, and among the very first in the state, to implant a new astigmatism-correcting multifocal lens in patients. This lens, the ReSTOR® Toric intraocular lens, is the first true multifocal IOL to be approved for use in the United States. The lens gives patients less […]


Tyson Schwiesow, MD, holds laser cataract surgery seminar

Tyson Schwiesow, MD, recently held a seminar to discuss the many advantages that laser cataract surgery at Tower Clock Eye Center has to offer. Dr. Schwiesow spoke for nearly and hour, and then answered a wide variety of questions from the audience about the procedure. For appointments, call 920 499-3102.



Same-day cataract surgery

We understand multiple appointments for patients traveling to our clinic from far distances for cataract surgery are inconvenient for both patients and their families. Because of this, we offer same-day cataract surgery to select patients traveling from more than two hours away. Patients are carefully screened to determine their eligibility  – only those undergoing laser […]


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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