Michael Dienst works at the OCM Orthopedic Surgery in Munich, Germany. He is a Board-Certified Orthopaedic Surgeon whose specialty is in arthroscopic and open joint-preserving and reconstructive surgery of the hip joint. He undertook Fellowships in the USA in both Sports Medicine and Adult Reconstruction. He is an instructor for the German and North American Arthroscopy Associations, and on the Editorial/Advisory Board of the Journal of Arthroscopy, Orthopaede, and Archives of Orthopaedic and Trauma Surgery. He also forms part of the Review Board of the Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery (British volume). He is a Founding Member of the International Society for Hip Arthroscopy.