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Are there ways to correct high palate and narrow jaw without surgery?
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Dr. Romanth Waghmarae
Pain Management
4 doctors agree
In brief: NO
This is simple - no.

In brief: NO
This is simple - no.
Dr. Romanth Waghmarae
Dr. Romanth Waghmarae
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Dr. Ryan Tamburrino
Dentistry - Orthodontics
2 doctors agree
In brief: Depends on age
If this is a concern for one of your children, then yes.
Routine palatal expansion (if needed) can be done quite easily. If you are an adult, it depends on the amount of expansion that you may need, as there are limitations to what can be done non-surgically and still not cause harm to other structures in the mouth. Speak to an orthodontist in order to have the proper evaluation.

In brief: Depends on age
If this is a concern for one of your children, then yes.
Routine palatal expansion (if needed) can be done quite easily. If you are an adult, it depends on the amount of expansion that you may need, as there are limitations to what can be done non-surgically and still not cause harm to other structures in the mouth. Speak to an orthodontist in order to have the proper evaluation.
Dr. Ryan Tamburrino
Dr. Ryan Tamburrino
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Dr. Louis Gallia
Surgery - Oral & Maxillofacial
1 doctor agrees
In brief: No
Not at your age. Kids perhaps. See an orthodontist.

In brief: No
Not at your age. Kids perhaps. See an orthodontist.
Dr. Louis Gallia
Dr. Louis Gallia
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Dr. Gary Lederman
Dentistry
In brief: Can't agree
There may be ways to widen and expand the arches non-surgically.
Find someone trained in neuromuscular orthodontics and functional orthodontics.

In brief: Can't agree
There may be ways to widen and expand the arches non-surgically.
Find someone trained in neuromuscular orthodontics and functional orthodontics.
Dr. Gary Lederman
Dr. Gary Lederman
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