Implementation of 2017 classification system

Case discussion
Example from clinical practice
Case #7

From the practice….

  • 32 years old male, two children
  • Gum bleeding & swollen gingiva associated with 33
  • Obesity & high blood pressure controlled with Amlodipine (Twynsta)
  • Non-smoker
  • Does not report allergies
  • Does not clean interdentally
  • No family history of periodontal diseases

Oral hygiene indices SBI/API

Initial patient assessment PSR (periodontal screening record)

Radiographs – OPG & PA

6- point chart

Questions to ponder

  • What is the full periodontal diagnosis according to the latest classification from 2017 ?
  • What may be the problem with gingiva on labial of 33?
  • Discuss treatment plan for the case.
  • What other treatment needs would be important to address in this case?

Poll questions

What is the most likely periodontal diagnosis for Case #7 according to the latest classification (2017)? (single choice)

What is/are the best treatment option/s for Case #7? (multiple choices)

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