Watch Tower Clock Eye Center optometrist Dr. Michael Servi, OD, discuss the causes of dry eye, a common eye condition exacerbated during the cold, dry months of winter. He describes the causes and common treatments for dry eye disease. If you suffer from dry eyes, contact us at 920 499-3102 to schedule an appointment.
Keratoconus is an eye disease that affects the cornea, or front part of the eye, and distorts vision as it progresses. Tower Clock Eye Center offers several treatments for keratoconus, including corneal crosslinking, a novel treatment that strengthens the cornea in a safe, non-surgical way. Keratoconus usually develops in people as they age through their […]
Glaucoma is the second leading cause of blindness worldwide, yet nearly half of people affected by the disease are unaware they have it. Glaucoma also has no warning signs in its most common forms, especially in its earliest stages, so it can be difficult to detect without frequent eye exams. “Glaucoma affects the optic nerve […]
Fellowship-trained glaucoma specialist Dr. Kurt Schwiesow, MD, explains how medical marijuana, specifically THC, is not a preferred treatment for glaucoma.
Tower Clock Eye Center in proud to introduce the Optomap® Ultra-widefield Retinal Imaging system at our Green Bay location. This technology allows our doctors to scan the retina in detail to detect potential vision problems earlier than other technologies. Detecting issues earlier allows for better and more effective treatments – and for you to better […]
Tower Clock Eye Center’s Dr. Matthew Thompson, MD, is now seeing patients in Oconto at 820 Arbutus Avenue. The move expands the clinic’s presence in the area as he joins Dr. Kurt Schwiesow, MD, who also see patients there. The addition of Dr. Thompson allows Tower Clock Eye Center to better serve the people of […]
Tower Clock Eye Center’s Dr. Kurt A. Schwiesow, MD, was chosen to be among the first ophthalmologists in the country, and the first in Wisconsin, to utilize a second-generation iStent device called iStent inject ®. Dr. Kurt is part of an early experience program that leads into the device’s official release August 27. iStent is […]
Tower Clock Eye Center’s Dr. Tyson Schwiesow, MD, is now seeing patients in Manitowoc at Holy Family Memorial Hospital. The move expands the clinic’s footprint around Northeast Wisconsin and Michigan’s Upper Peninsula to better serve area communities. Those looking to make an appointment to see Dr. Schwiesow in Manitowoc can call 920 499-3102. Dr. Schwiesow […]
Dr. Kurt Schwiesow, MD, recently visited WBAY TV-2’s Ask the Expert to discuss how compound eye drops benefit glaucoma patients. Oftentimes, glaucoma is treated with several eye drops that help control eye pressure; Dr. Kurt explains how combining these drops in one bottle makes treatment easier and less confusing for patients.
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 […]