Posts Tagged ‘ Surgery ’

Dr. Matthew Thompson, MD, of Tower Clock Eye Center, explains fixing astigmatism at the time of cataract surgery.

Fixing astigmatism at the time of cataract surgery

Watch Dr. Matthew Thompson, MD, as he discusses one of his favorite topics: fixing astigmatism at the time of cataract surgery. At some point, we’re all going to have a cataract and Dr. Matt explains the many benefits of having astigmatism fixed while having surgery.


Dr. Kunal S. Patel, MD, ophthalmologist at Tower Clock Eye Center Green Bay, Shawano, Manitowoc

Introducing Dr. Kunal S. Patel, MD

Tower Clock Eye Center is expanding its team of surgeons by welcoming Dr. Kunal S. Patel, MD, a board certified comprehensive ophthalmologist. Dr. Patel specializes in cataract surgery and enjoys a wide range of ophthalmology practice including treatment of complications of diabetes and macular degeneration, using injectable medications. Dr. Patel also performs blepharoplasty and other eyelid surgeries to improve […]


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 […]


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 […]



The origin of Tower Clock Eye Center

In clinic we often get asked, “How did Tower Clock Eye Center get its name?” In 1989 Dr. Karl Schwiesow purchased the building at 1087 West Mason Street. The building’s northwest corner, which faces Mason Street, featured a rectangular, elevated parapet that was about 6 feet tall. This parapet displayed the name of the building’s […]


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11.23.21

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... read more

11.22.21

Thanksgiving holiday hours 2021

All Tower Clock Eye Center locations will be closed Thursday and Friday (November 25 and 26) as we celebrate the Thanksgiving holiday. We'll reopen with normal clinic hours on Monday. Happy Thanksgiving everyone!

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