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Tower Clock Eye Center's Dr. Kurt Schwiesow, MD, discusses glaucoma for Glaucoma Awareness Month

Dr. Kurt Schwiesow discusses the dangers of glaucoma

Watch fellowship trained glaucoma specialist Dr. Kurt Schwiesow, MD, discuss the specifics of glaucoma. This disease is considered sight’s silent thief, and is the second leading cause of blindness worldwide. Dr. Schwiesow explains the need for early testing and treatment because once sight is lost, it can’t be returned.


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 […]


January is Glaucoma Awareness Month

How do I know if I’m at risk for glaucoma?

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 […]


Dr. Kurt Schwiesow, MD, leads continuing education seminar

Dr. Kurt Schwiesow, MD, recently lead a continuing education event for area optometrists at Tower Clock Surgery Center. The seminar was entitled Microincisional Glaucoma Surgery Update – Fall 2019 and allowed those in attendance one credit hour in glaucoma education. Dr. Schwiesow, a fellowship-trained glaucoma specialist, often presents to optometrists to further education them in […]



Glaucoma and CBD

CBD has gained in popularity for helping a myriad of issues such as anxiety, depression and sleep problems. But how does it affect glaucoma? Watch fellowship-trained glaucoma specialist Dr. Kurt Schwiesow, MD, explain what he tells patients who have glaucoma about CBD.


Dr. Kurt Schwiesow, MD, among the first to use new iStent inject® device.

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 […]



Dr. Kurt leads discussion for area ophthalmic techs.

Last night Dr. Kurt led a continuing education discussion on developmental glaucoma for area ophthalmic techs. Tower Clock Eye Center doctors frequently lead such talks to keep area eye care professionals educated in a wide array of eye diseases, conditions and treatments.



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06.29.20

2020 Best of the Bay Winners!

Thank you! Tower Clock Eye Center has been selected as Best of the Bay for both Eye Care and LASIK again for 2020! We greatly appreciate all our patients, family and friends who voted on our behalf. Our doctors and staff greatly appreciate the acknowledgment of their dedication and service during these unprecedented times.

06.03.20

Top 10 reasons to wear sunglasses

Top 10 reasons why you should wear sunglasses (besides looking cool). Sunglasses are something we should all wear, no matter our age, and no matter how often we lose them. There are so many benefits to wearing sunglasses that Tower Clock Eye Center optometrists, Drs. Jolly and Servi, recommend they be worn year-round, as often... read more

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