A member asked:

Could anybody have a convex hard palate?

5 doctors weighed in across 2 answers
Dr. Gary Sandler answered

Specializes in Dentistry

Convex palate?: I have never seen or heard of a convex palate. One can have a bony protuberance known as a torus palatinus.

Answered 5/31/2018


Dr. Paul Grin answered

Specializes in Pain Management

No: It sounds like you have a palatal torus, which is a bony lump in the middle of the palate.

Answered 4/8/2018



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