The thought of a needle anywhere near our eyes will likely cause a cringeworthy reaction for most of us. But in the world of ophthalmology it’s a common occurrence; eye injections are the best way to deliver certain medications into the eye. Eye injections are known as intravitreal injections and most often used to administer […]
Tower Clock Eye Center is expanding its lineup in Appleton to include fellowship trained cataract surgeon Dr. Tyson Schwiesow, MD. Dr. Tyson joins Dr. Kurt Schwiesow, MD, and Dr. Matt Thompson, MD, in Appleton at 1301 E. Northland Ave. To schedule an appointment with us in Appleton, please call 920 499-3102 or speak to your […]
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 […]
Watch fellowship trained glaucoma specialist Dr. Kurt Schwiesow, MD, discuss glaucoma treatment, including eye drops, simple laser procedures and surgery. Dr. Schwiesow explains that once vision is lost from the disease, it cannot be restored. January is Glaucoma Awareness Month.
Last weekend Dr. Matthew Thompson instructed residents and fellows on MSICS (Manual Small Incision Cataract Surgery) at the University of Illinois – Chicago. The surgical technique is often used in developing countries where expensive surgical tools are not available. Dr. Thompson utilizes these skills during his frequent mission trips to Haiti. This experience helps Dr. […]
Learn about the collaborative efforts by the surgeons of Tower Clock Eye Center, and how this communication benefits patients, from Dr. Kurt Schwiesow, MD.
Watch Dr. Matt Thompson explain how he and his partners work hard to reach a higher level of care.
Insurance can be a struggle. Watch Dr. Matt Thompson, MD, explain how Tower Clock Eye Center strives to make it easier.
What keeps Dr. Tyson Schwiesow, MD, motivated as a surgeon? Watch this short video to find out.
Watch Dr. Kurt Schwiesow, MD, describe the many advantages we offer by having our own surgery center – and how patients benefit – in this short video.