Patient Profile: Patient is a 62-year old White Caucasian male who is retired and lives with his wife.
Chief Complaint: "I want my teeth to be better."
Dental History: The patient has received two scaling and root planning sessions using 2% xylocaine with 1:100,000 epinephrine in the UR and UL posterior sextants at separate appointments. He additionally received occlusal adjustments due to heavy contacts on teeth #8 and #32. At the completion of the SCRP appointments, he was recommended for a 6 week re-evaluation appointment to further assess his periodontal condition and subsequently a 3 month recall/recare appointment was scheduled.
Medical History: He reports to be in good health, takes no prescription medications, is allergic to bee stings and Penicillin. He smoked 1-2 packs of cigarettes daily for 20 years and quit eight years ago.
Bleeding Index: 25%
Plaque Free Score: 60%