Palatogram assessment of maxillary complete dentures

David W. Farley, John D. Jones, Robert J. Cronin

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Phonetics, esthetics, function, and comfort form the foundation of a successful dental prosthesis. A review of the mechanics of speech as well as common speech problems encountered with a removable maxillary prosthesis are presented. The use of a palatogram to aid the clinician in the assessment and resolution of speech problems associated with a maxillary denture is demonstrated.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)84-90
Number of pages7
JournalJournal of Prosthodontics
Issue number2
StatePublished - Jun 1998


  • Palate
  • Phonetics
  • Speech

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Dentistry(all)


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