Symmetry Medical to Report Fourth Quarter 2011 Financial Results on February 23, 2012

| Source: Symmetry Medical Inc.

WARSAW, Ind., Feb. 2, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Symmetry Medical Inc. (NYSE:SMA), a leading global source of innovative medical device solutions, including orthopedic implants, surgical instruments, and sterilization cases and trays, announced today that it will release fourth quarter 2011 financial results for the period ending December 31, 2011 before the market opens on Thursday, February 23, 2012. Symmetry Medical will host an accompanying conference call at 8:00 a.m. ET on Thursday, February 23, 2012.

A live webcast of the conference call will be available online from the investor relations page of the Company's corporate website at The dial-in numbers are (866) 202-4367 for domestic callers and (617) 213-8845 for international. The reservation number for both is 57961033. After the live webcast, the call will remain available on Symmetry Medical's website through May 23, 2012. In addition, a telephonic replay of the call will be available until March 1, 2012. The replay numbers are (888) 286-8010 for domestic callers and (617) 801-6888 for international callers. Please use reservation code 57288061.

About Symmetry Medical Inc.

Symmetry Medical Inc. is a leading global source of innovative medical device solutions, including surgical instruments, orthopedic implants, and sterilization cases and trays. The Company's thousands of Teammates provide design, development and worldwide production capabilities for these products to customers in the orthopedic industry, other medical device markets, and specialized non-healthcare markets. Symmetry's trusted reputation and brands, broad Intellectual Property portfolio and commitment to innovation enable it to collaborate with hundreds of global medical device manufacturers as well as thousands of hospitals to provide solutions for today's needs and tomorrow's growth.

Symmetry Medical Inc.
Fred L. Hite
Senior Vice President
Chief Financial Officer
(574) 371-2218

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