Narrow Upper Jaw

Procedure

  1. Narrow upper jaw.

  2. Orthodontist places a palatal expander.

  3. Cut the upper jaw

  4. Use the expander key

  5. Orthodontist monitors how much

  6. There will be a gap between the front teeth.

  7. The orthodontist will close this gap.

Risks and Complications

  • Dental roots

  • Bleeding and need for blood transfusion