Dr. José M.H. Smolders is an orthopaedic surgeon at the St Maartenskliniek in Nijmegen. Het specialty is knee surgery, with the main focus on deformity correction, osteoarthritis and revision arthroplasty surgery. She defended her PhD about bone mineral density and metal ion measurements in hip resurfacing in 2013. She was a travelling fellow of the European Knee Society in 2017 and now a junior member of EKS. She is participating in several research projects; PSI osteotomy, gait and osteoarthritis, and outcome after (revision) arthroplasty.