Articles by Robert Harizi

Can Music Help Improve Your Workout?

By Dr. Robert Harizi Division Chief, Reliant Medical Group Cardiology Ever notice that some people at the gym seem to spend more time finding the right songs for their …

Feb 19, 2021 / Cardiology

5 Healthy Habits to Shape Your Heart Health

By Robert Harizi, MD Chief of Cardiology, Reliant Medical Group It’s always a good time to understand the importance of heart health and adopt healthier behaviors that can decrease …

Feb 2, 2020 / Cardiology

Is Your Child at Risk for Heart Problems?

By Robert Harizi, MD Chief of Cardiology Reliant Medical Group Many of us probably think that heart problems are something that only happens to those who are middle-aged or …

Medical Minute: Nuclear Stress Test Explained

In addition to an exercise stress test, your doctor may order a nuclear stress test. This is done by using an imaging machine to create pictures showing the blood …

Medical Minute: Stress Test and What to Expect

If you’ve been scheduled for an exercise stress test, watch this video to find out what to expect! Dr. Robert Harizi, Chief of Cardiology; Joan Arakelian, Nurse Practitioner, Cardiology; …

Aug 10, 2017 / Cardiology

I Just Fainted, Should I See a Doctor?

By Dr. Robert Harizi Reliant Medical Group Cardiology It can happen to anyone. All of a sudden you feel a little dizzy and light-headed, and then, (thump!) you wake …

Feb 10, 2017 / Cardiology

Can You Really Die of a Broken Heart?

By Robert Harizi, MD Reliant Medical Group Cardiology Most of us have probably experienced a broken heart at some point in our lives, but can you really die from …

Jan 3, 2017 / Cardiology / Seniors

Can Owning a Dog Help Protect You From Heart Disease?

By Robert Harizi, MD Chief of Cardiology Reliant Medical Group Our canine companions may be more important than we think when it comes to our heart health. In fact, …


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