Wellness Staff

Meet the Staff of Our Acupuncture and Wellness Center

Dr. S. Erin Baldt


S. Erin Baldt, DAc, received her training from Southwest Acupuncture College in Santa Fe, NM and is board certified by the National Certification Committee for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine. Dr. Baldt is a past President and Vice President of the Rhode Island Society of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine. Dr. Baldt’s internships have included: oncology, women’s health, and spinal pain. In 2002, after working for 2 years in a pain management clinic in Pawtucket, she opened Acupuncture & Wellness Ctr. of RI, Inc. (AWCRI).

She has a professional affiliation with the New England Anesthesiology Pain Management Center and is a member of the American Society of Acupuncturists. Dr. Baldt is also a member of the American Academy of Pain Management. She also has staff privileges at Roger Williams Medical Center as well as Fatima Hospital.

In February 2012, she joined the staff at the Miriam Hospital in the Oncology/Hematology Department’s infusion center. Patients received acupuncture to relieve pain, anxiety, nausea, depression or any other symptom that he/she needed help overcoming. Now Dr. Baldt enjoys helping oncology patients at her own practice.

When Erin is not at AWCRI, she enjoys walks with the dogs on the beach near her home. Originally from Delaware, Erin has a B.A. in English from the University of Delaware and received her Acupuncture training in sunny Santa Fe, NM, and enjoyed living there very much before returning east. Her pastimes include: photography, horticulture, hiking, reading, collecting textiles, shooting sporting clays and learning new things. Erin is an an avid aquarist, and a member of the Irish Ceilidhe Club of Rhode Island and on the Board of Trustees for the Yankee Weimeraner Club.