Patient Information

Thank you for your interest in Great Neck Endodontics, a specialty practice dedicated exclusively to root canal therapy. Great Neck Endodontics proudly serves Manhasset, Roslyn, Bayside, Little Neck, Douglaston and surrounding areas.


Dr. Peter Rybak is an active member of the American Association of Endodontists. We look forward to being of service to you. We provide the highest standard of professional care in a friendly, comfortable environment. We hope that the information provided here answers many of your questions about endodontic treatment. If you would like additional information, please don't hesitate to contact us at 516-441-5060


This section offers information from the administrative side of the practice, as well as dental symptoms, questions, and myths including:

Consultation
Your initial consulation visit will consist of a clinical examination with the necessary low radiation, digital x-rays that will explain your diagnosis and treatment options.  Generally, root canal treatment can be performed on the same day...
Forms
  Patient Registration and Medical History Form   Informed Consent Form for Root Canal Therapy   Instructions Following Root Canal Therapy   ADA Dental Insurance Claim Form   HIPAA Privacy...
Dental Symptoms
When to call for a referral or an appointment Sometimes, damage to your teeth can be so subtle they can only be detected by an exam and x-ray. Usually, though, problems significant enough to require endodontic treatment will have...
Your First Visit
Your initial appointment will consist of a consultation explaining your diagnosis and treatment options. Often, treatment can be done the same day as the consultation. Please assist us by providing the following information at the time of your...
Scheduling
Great Neck Endodontics will schedule your appointment as promptly as possible. If you have pain or an emergency situation, every attempt will be made to see you that day. We try our best to stay on schedule to minimize your waiting....
Financial Policy
Patient Billing For your convenience we accept Visa, MasterCard, American Express, and Discover. We deliver the finest care at the most reasonable cost to our patients, therefore payment is due at the time service is rendered unless other...
Insurance Information
At Great Neck Endodontics we make every effort to provide you with the finest care and the most convenient financial options. To accomplish this we work hand-in-hand with you to maximize your insurance reimbursement for covered...
Patient Registration
You may print and fill out your forms from our website prior to your visit.  You may also print and review your informed consent forms prior to your visit.
Frequently Asked Questions
What is Endodontics? Endodontics is a branch of dentistry recognized by the American Dental Association involving treatment of the pulp (root canal) and surrounding tissues of the tooth. When you look at your tooth in the mirror,...
Root Canal Myths
Here are some common misperceptions about root canal treatment.  If you’ve never had a root canal, chances are you’ve heard stories. That they’re painful. That they can lead to further complications. That it’s easier to just have a...
Endodontic Facts
More than 15 million root canals are performed every year in the United States   More than 41,000 root canals are performed each day   Endodontists perform 25 root canal treatments each week; general dentists perform...