This is often one of the first questions we are asked when a patient contemplates treatment with Acupuncture. Acupuncture after all does use needles to generate a healing response.
If only people knew in advance that acupuncture needles are so tiny and cute!! They are as thin as a hair and nothing like the needles used by doctors for injections or blood draws. We even treat children, who once they experience their first acupuncture needle realize we are not going to