Since 2004 Michiel Segers is a consultant orthopaedic trauma surgeon at Sint Antonius Hospital Utrecht the Netherlands. After finishing his surgical training programme at University Medical Centre Utrecht with Prof Dr C. van der Werken, he received a travelling AO fellowship at Kreis Klinikum Dachau supervized by Prof Dr B. Claudi. He worked as a staff member at the Level 1 Trauma Centre of the Vrije Universiteit Medical Centre Amsterdam for 6 years, specializing in upper extremity trauma and thoracolumbar spine fractures. During this period he also functioned as surgical consultant for AFC Ajax.
He was a board member and treasurer of the Dutch Trauma Association and also a board member for the committee of the Dutch National Surgical Residents Programme.
He has been a faculty speaker on numerous national and international AO courses.