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home remedies for high palate

A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. John DeWolf
40 years experience Dentistry
Arch in mouth roof: Imagine the roof of your mouth as an arch, higher in the middle than at the edges. A high palate arches up more than a lower palate allowing for more ... Read More
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Dr. Robert Trager
55 years experience Dentistry
Arch: The bone structure is more of a triangle shaped than curved -is normal for some not to worry.

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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. SHERYL POMERANCE
41 years experience Cosmetic Dentistry
High palate: A high palate refers to the shape of the roof of the mouth. It indicates that the roof is very deep. This is usually associated with a narrow palate a ... Read More
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Dr. Donald Cohen
42 years experience Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Normal or syndrome: A high arched palate may be a normal anatomic variant or possibly related to one of 242 syndromes that have this associated with them. These include ... Read More
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Sidman
40 years experience Pediatric ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Probably nothing.: It generally has no impact on speech or swallowing. It is a non-issue that some people make a big deal about for no good reason.
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Dr. Ryan Tamburrino
Specializes in Orthodontics
What do you want: Is there a reason to do something? If not then there is no reason or need to change it. Need a little more information.
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Guy Hanson
37 years experience Dentistry
Many reasons: Missing teeth, mouth breathing and sinus problems may be contributors to high palate and midline issues.
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Sidman
40 years experience Pediatric ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Probably nothing.: It generally has no impact on speech or swallowing. It is a non-issue that some people make a big deal about for no good reason.
A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Louis Gallia
45 years experience Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Definition: A palate that is higher than normal.
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Charles Coleman
25 years experience Dentistry
Nothng: Nothing to do .We can expand the arch but that will do little or nothing to correct the high palate.Bone/connective tissue grating maybe possible, but ... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Peter Karsant
39 years experience Dentistry
NO: No. Everyone is different.
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Teitelbaum
32 years experience Dentistry
Not really: Unless it's pointy, and food gets stuck up there, or if you need a denture, you're better off, it can fit better.
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Sidman
40 years experience Pediatric ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
No: Don't worry. High arched palate is a normal finding and is not a speech or eating problems.

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