Meticulous oral hygiene self-care is essential in maintaining dental implants. Plaque and calculus accumulate more rapidly, in larger amounts and adhere more easily to the implant abutment than to natural teeth. Effective plaque removal is a critical factor in preventing implant failure. A variety of devices that can be utilized to clean around implants including an interproximal brush, foam tips, floss, Superfloss, floss threader, etc.