Sion

6A/3, Sindhi Colony, 1st Floor, Opposite Gurukripa Hotel, Sion (West), Mumbai - 400022

Bandra

49/2351 Shree Sai Krupa CHS, opp. MIG Club, Gandhi Nagar, Bandra East, Mumbai - 400051

98203 96471

9082096990 / 9920813340

The hard and soft palates make up the roof of the mouth. The soft palate sits at the back of the mouth, behind the hard palate, which holds the teeth and gums.

The soft palate does not contain any bone but is a fleshy area that ends in the uvula. The uvula is the fleshy projection that hangs down from the soft palate and is visible when a person opens their mouth. The function of the uvula is to block the nasal cavity when a person is eating or drinking.

The soft palate comprises muscle and tissue, which make it mobile and flexible. When a person is swallowing or sucking, the soft palate completely separates the mouth from the throat, which helps keep food out of the respiratory tract. The soft palate is also known as the muscular palate or the velum.


Warning: count(): Parameter must be an array or an object that implements Countable in /home/og3bkgwrbh17/public_html/dentalartclinic.in/wp-content/themes/denticare/views/portfolio/single/standard.php on line 31

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *