Patient Profile: Patient is a 65-year old White Caucasian male retired bus driver.
Chief Complaint: "I have trouble tasting my food, so I only like to eat spicy foods."
Dental History: The patient had periodontal therapy consisting of periodic scaling and root planning. It has been three years since his last dental visit.
Medical History: The patient reports having a stroke eight years ago and now suffers with slurred speech and a reduction in salivary flow. He currently takes (Enalapril) Vasotec® and his blood pressure was recorded at 130/80.
Bleeding Index: 43%
Plaque Free Score: 35%
Social History: Likes to fish and drinks alcohol occasionally.