Your Source for Acupuncture & Dry Needling Supplies
At Austin Medical Equipment, we carry a complete line of acupuncture needles, products and supplies at exceptional pricing. We have a wide variety of acupuncture needles, from Seirin Disposable Sterile Needles to the Millennia metal spiral handle sterile needles. Get all the needles you need from the top brands and manufacturers you trust such as DBC, Kingli, ASP, Nano Tech, Tai-Chi, and Hwato. Our assortment includes press, bleeding, and Seven Star needles as well. We also offer a great selection of dry needles.
Austin Medical, Your Trusted Experts for Quality Acupuncture Needles
We make it easy to buy acupuncture needles online. We are a premier supplier of acupuncture needles, whether you are buying in bulk or just a box.
If you're looking for a needle size chart or needle gauge chart, please see the individual product pages to get accurate sizes for each brand. Since we have a licensed acupunturist on staff, we are able to help answer any product questions you might have. Let us help you choose the best needles to fit your office needs!
Frequently Asked Questions About Acupuncture Needles
Q: Are acupuncture needles safe?
A: Yes, acupuncture needles are safe when used by trained and licensed practitioners. At Austin Medical, we prioritize safety and quality, providing acupuncture needles that meet medical standards. Sterile, disposable options are also available for enhanced hygiene.
Q: Do acupuncture needles hurt?
A: Acupuncture needles are extremely thin, and many people experience minimal to no pain during insertion. The sensation is often described as a slight tingling or pressure, but the skill of the practitioner also plays a crucial role in a pain free experience.
Q: How are acupuncture needles sterilized?
A: Acupuncture needles undergo a strict sterilization process to meet industry standards. We offer sterile, single-use needles for practitioners who prioritize hygiene. These disposable options eliminate the risk of cross-contamination.
Q: What are the different types of acupuncture needles?
A: Acupuncture needles come in various types, including traditional stainless steel needles, innovative materials like silicone-coated needles, and Japanese-style needles. The choice depends on the practitioner's technique and the patient's preferences.
Q: How long do acupuncture needles stay inserted?
A: The duration needles remain inserted varies based on the treatment plan. Typically, needles are left in place for 15 to 30 minutes. Your acupuncturist will determine the appropriate duration for your specific treatment area.
Q: Are there any side effects of acupuncture needle treatment?
A: Acupuncture is generally safe with minimal side effects. Some people may experience slight bruising or soreness at needle insertion points. Serious side effects are rare when performed by qualified practitioners.
Q: How do I choose the right acupuncture needles?
A: Choosing the right needles depends on factors such as your acupuncture technique, patient needs, and personal preferences. Feel free to reach out to our licensed acupuncturist at Austin Medical for expert guidance.
Q: Can acupuncture needles be reused?
A: For optimal safety and hygiene, it is recommended to use sterile, disposable acupuncture needles for single-use. Reusing needles poses a risk of infection and is not standard practice in the acupuncture field.
Q: Are acupuncture needles only for pain relief?
A: While acupuncture is well-known for pain relief, it can also address various health concerns such as stress, insomnia, digestive issues, and more. Acupuncturists use needles strategically to stimulate specific points for holistic well-being.
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