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What is a vaulted palate?

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Dr. Joseph Kim answered

Specializes in Dentistry

Roof of mouth: Vaulted palate is an anatomical description for a high arch in the roof of the mouth. Severe cases diagnosed in children have been associated with a multitude of future problems ranging from crowded teeth to problems with speech, chewing and even sleep apnea. If you suspect an issue, consult with your dentist and find out!

Answered 2/10/2017

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