Arthritis can be different for everyone. For some people it goes creak in the night; for other, it’s only in the cold, or when one least expects it. This presentation includes an overview of the different types of arthritis, how symptoms may vary, tips for self-care, and how arthritis may impact mobility and balance.

Michael Bergeron, MD, MBA is the senior medical director at Optum New Mexico. He has more than 25 years of experience in the practice of family medicine. He earned his bachelor’s degree in biology from St. Michael’s College in Burlington, Vermont and his medical degree from Dartmouth Medical School in Hanover, New Hampshire.