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 […]
Watch as Tower Clock Eye Center’s Matthew Thompson, MD, explains one of the most enjoyable things he experiences in his practice.
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, […]
Watch as Kurt Schwiesow, MD, discusses the importance of insurance and the continuity of care at Tower Clock Eye Center.
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 […]
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 […]
Watch as Tower Clock Eye Center’s Matthew Thompson, MD, discusses new technologies and developments for cataract surgery on WBAY’s Ask the Expert.
Patients in need of cataract surgery in the Oconto and Marinette areas now have the option of dropless cataract surgery, a procedure that largely reduces or eliminates the need for several daily drops following surgery. Dropless cataract surgery has been offered by Tower Clock Eye Center in Green Bay for some time, and the clinic […]
Tower Clock Eye Center’s Kurt Schwiesow, MD, was a guest on yesterday’s Living with Amy program. Dr. Schwiesow discusses glaucoma, how it is treated, and stresses the need for frequent eye exams. Schwiesow is a fellowship-trained glaucoma specialist. Here is the segment:
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 […]