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Dr. Joseph A. Rizzo

Cardiologist

Dr. Joseph Rizzo is a cardiologist practicing in LUBBOCK, TX. Dr. Rizzo specializes in diagnosing, monitoring, and treating diseases or conditions of the heart and blood vessels and the cardiovascular system. These conditions include heart attacks, heart murmurs, coronary heart disease, and hypertension. Dr. Rizzo also practices preventative medicine, helping patients maintain a heart-healthy life.
36 years Experience
Dr. Joseph A. Rizzo
  • LUBBOCK, TX
  • State University of New York Upstate Medical University
  • Accepting new patients

My dad is feeling breathless after his bypass. Could there be something serious?

He should see his cardiologist as soon as possible as there are many things that can cause this including fluid buildup around the heart or lungs or an arrhythmia. He will need READ MORE
He should see his cardiologist as soon as possible as there are many things that can cause this including fluid buildup around the heart or lungs or an arrhythmia. He will need to examine him and probably run a few tests, I certainly would check with him soon and not neglect this.