Are acupuncture needles safe?

Acupuncturists use sterile, disposable needles that are made of hair-thin surgical steel. They are used only once, and then disposed of properly in biohazard containers that are then sent to a medical waste management company for proper disposal according to federal laws and regulations.

Acupuncturists use sterile, disposable needles that are made of hair-thin surgical steel. They are used only once, and then disposed of properly in biohazard containers that are then sent to a medical waste management company for proper disposal according to federal laws and regulations.