Posts Tagged ‘ IOL ’

Tower Clock Eye Center fellowship trained glaucoma specialist Dr. Kurt Schwiesow, MD

Presentation on Intraocular lenses (IOLs)

Join us for a FREE Facebook Live presentation with fellowship trained ophthalmologist Dr. Kurt Schwiesow, MD, where he will discuss intraocular lenses at the time of cataract surgery. During cataract surgery, the body’s clouded natural lens is replaced with a clear artificial one. There are different types of these lenses and Dr. Schwiesow will discuss […]


State-of-the-art lens option: Alcon PanOptix IOL

Cataract surgery is an inevitability almost all of us will face as we age. Luckily, it’s one of the safest, most often performed surgeries around. The procedure to remove cataracts has been honed and perfected over the years to include technologies such as laser surgery, dropless surgery and lens customization. Now, Tower Clock Eye Center […]


FREE Cataract Surgery Seminar with New Alcon PanOptix lens

Join us for a FREE public seminar to discuss the new Alcon AcrySof IQ PanOptix trifocal intraocular lens and how it can improve your vision at the time of cataract surgery. Dr. Tyson Schwiesow, MD, a fellowship-trained ophthalmologist, will present on this new lens technology Thursday, November 21 at 6pm. The discussion will happen at […]


PanOptix trifocal lens now at Tower Clock Eye Center

Dr. Kurt Schwiesow, MD, was the first surgeon in Wisconsin to use the new Alcon Acrysof IQ PanOptix trifocal lens. This new lens is the latest multi focal option and builds on previous technology to give the most depth of focus of any multi focal lens. All three of our surgeons will offer the new lens, […]


Cataract and Astigmatism: Fix both with a toric IOL

People who have cataracts also have the option to correct astigmatism at the time of cataract surgery. These lenses, known as toric lenses, reduce or eliminate the need for glasses after a cataract procedure and now meet the needs of more patients than ever before. Toric Lenses A toric lens replaces the natural lens similar […]


Dr. Kurt Schwiesow, MD, holds CE event for area techs

Last night Dr. Kurt Schwiesow, MD, held a continuing education event for area ophthalmic techs that focused on the latest IOL technologies. Tower Clock Eye Center regularly holds these events for area techs to earn credits toward their certifications.


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 […]


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12.06.21

Flex Spending Accounts (FSAs): What to know

As 2021 is quickly coming to an end, there are only a few weeks remaining to use your Flex Spending Account (FSA) dollars on eligible heath care products and services at Tower Clock Eye Center. We get a lot of questions about which eye care-related expenses can be used with a FSA. Below is some... read more

12.01.21

Winter sun eye care

Many people believe that once summer is gone it’s time to put away the sunglasses, but wearing your shades is crucial for winter sun eye care. True, winter’s rays aren’t as direct as they are during the summer, yet the effects of the winter sun can be just as dangerous. Ultraviolet (UV) rays are dangerous... read more

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