Posts Tagged ‘ eye surgeon ’

Tower Clock Eye Center fellowship trained ophthalmologist Dr. Kurt Schwiesow, MD, talks about glaucoma treatments

Glaucoma – What to know

Watch fellowship trained glaucoma specialist Dr. Kurt Schwiesow, MD, explain what glaucoma is and who is most at risk for the vision-robbing disease. January is Glaucoma Awareness Month. There are many advantages to working with, and being referred to, and fellowship trained glaucoma specialist. For more information, give us a call at 920 499-3102 or […]


Cornea transplant

Cornea transplants: What to know

We’ve all heard of organ transplants, but many people don’t know that parts of the eye can be transplanted too, namely the cornea. The cornea The cornea is the clear, outer layer of the eye and is composed of three components: the outermost layer or epithelial layer, the middle or stromal layer, and the inner […]


Couching

Couching: ancient eye surgery

It’s Halloween season and that means scary, frightening ghosts and goblins are on the way. Thankfully there’s nothing spooky when it’s time for cataract surgery, not to mention anything to be afraid of. But centuries ago, that wasn’t always the case. Before modern cataract surgery came to be, even before slightly less modern cataract surgery […]


Glaucoma care at Tower Clock Eye Center

Ophthalmologists and optometrists generally recommend eye exams every one or two years, depending on age. For people younger than 50, every two years is suggested, while those over 50 should make an appointment every year. Although you may not have any obvious vision problems, these examinations are important because some of the more problematic eye […]


Clear Lens Exchange explained by Dr. Matt Thompson

You may have heard of Clear Lens Exchange (CLE) or Refractive Lens Exchange (RLE) as an alternative to LASIK for people in their 60s and older. Watch Dr. Matthew Thompson, MD, explain what this procedure is and how it could be the key to help you see clearer.


Julie a cataract surgery patient at Tower Clock Eye Center

Julie – Avid golfer and cataract surgery patient

How’s your golf game? Julie, an avid golfer, noticed her game on the decline. Watch her describe her story about how having cataract surgery with Dr. Tyson Schwiesow, MD, at Tower Clock Eye Center helped her feel younger, see clearer, and got her back to playing her best. We’ll see you out on the links, […]


Tower Clock Eye Center's Dr. Matt Thompson explains the advantage of correcting for astigmatism at the time of cataract surgery

Correcting Astigmatism during Cataract Surgery

Watch Tower Clock Eye Center’s fellowship trained cornea specialist Dr. Matthew Thompson, MD, explain the advantages of correcting astigmatism at the time of cataract surgery, and why he feels it is the best choice for patients to see their best. “Correcting your astigmatism and having the Toric lens placed in the eye, that’s something that […]


Tower Clock Eye Center cataract surgery evaluation testing

Cataract surgery evaluation process

Cataract surgery testing at Tower Clock Eye Center is extensive and required to assure the clearest vision possible following the procedure. Whether you are referred by your normal optometrist or are a patient of one of our eye doctors, the first step in your cataract surgery evaluation is to make an appointment for your comprehensive […]



Dr. Tyson Schwiesow, MD, explains Selective Laser Trabeculoplasty

Selective Laser Trabeculoplasty for Glaucoma

Watch Tower Clock Eye Center’s Dr. Tyson Schwiesow, MD, explain Selective Laser Trabeculoplasty (SLT) as a treatment for glaucoma. The procedure takes minutes and is a safe, effective treatment to lower eye pressure. January is National Glaucoma Awareness Month. If you have questions about SLT or any of our other treatments for glaucoma, please call […]


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02.17.21

Tower Clock Eye Center welcomes medical students

Tower Clock Eye Center welcomed medical students from the Medical College of Wisconsin today for an afternoon of instruction on how to perform a battery of basic eye exams. The goal is to provide these students hands-on experience in fundamental eye exam techniques. We’re proud to play a part in helping the next generation of... read more

02.11.21

Best of the Bay Voting 2021!

It's that time of year again - Best of the Bay voting! This year there are two rounds and the first is the nomination round. The top 5 from here will be eligible for the final voting round starting in April. First things first, please nominate Tower Clock Eye Center for Best LASIK and Best... read more

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