Managing an impacted tooth provides a great challenge in pediatric dentistry. Several methods have been reported in literature, most of which are time consuming and causes discomfort to the patient. A new technique of uprighting an impacted tooth have been tried using a titanium mini screw. This technique is a simple chairside procedure, not requiring any surgical intervention causing no pain or discomfort for the patient with minimal treatment time required causing no damage to the adjacent tooth.
Key words: impacted, premolar, uprighting, miniscrew.