Zimmer Holdings Announces Live Audio Webcast and Conference Call of Fourth Quarter and Year End 2012 Results

  Zimmer Holdings Announces Live Audio Webcast and Conference Call of Fourth
                      Quarter and Year End 2012 Results

PR Newswire

WARSAW, Ind., Jan. 15, 2013

WARSAW, Ind., Jan. 15, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Zimmer Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: ZMH;
SIX: ZMH) announced today its fourth quarter 2012 sales and earnings
conference call will be broadcast live over the Internet on Thursday, January
31, 2013, at 8:00 a.m. Eastern Time. A news release detailing the quarterly
results will be made available at 7:00 a.m. Eastern Time the morning of the
conference call.

The live audio webcast can be accessed via Zimmer's Investor Relations website
at http://investor.zimmer.com. It will be archived for replay following the

Individuals who wish to dial into the conference call may do so at (888)
878-3901. International callers should dial (706) 634-9520. A digital
recording will be available two hours after the completion of the conference
call from January 31, 2013, to February 14, 2013. To access the recording,
US/Canada callers should dial (855) 859-2056 or (800) 585-8367, or for
International callers, dial (404) 537-3406, and enter the conference ID

About the Company
Founded in 1927 and headquartered in Warsaw, Indiana, Zimmer designs,
develops, manufactures and markets orthopaedic reconstructive, spinal and
trauma devices, dental implants, and related surgical products. Zimmer has
operations in more than 25 countries around the world and sells products in
more than 100 countries. Zimmer's 2012 sales were approximately $4.5
billion. The Company is supported by the efforts of more than 8,500 employees

Zimmer Safe Harbor Statement

This press release contains forward-looking statements within the safe harbor
provisions of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995 based on
current expectations, estimates, forecasts and projections about the
orthopaedics industry, management's beliefs and assumptions made by
management. Forward-looking statements may be identified by the use of
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"anticipates," "plans," "estimates," "projects," "assumes," "guides,"
"targets," "forecasts," and "seeks" or the negative of such terms or other
variations on such terms or comparable terminology. These statements are not
guarantees of future performance and involve risks, uncertainties and
assumptions that could cause actual outcomes and results to differ
materially. For a list and description of such risks and uncertainties, see
our periodic reports filed with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission.
We disclaim any intention or obligation to update or revise any
forward-looking statements, whether as a result of new information, future
events or otherwise, except as may be set forth in our periodic reports.
Readers of this document are cautioned not to place undue reliance on these
forward-looking statements, since, while we believe the assumptions on which
the forward-looking statements are based are reasonable, there can be no
assurance that these forward-looking statements will prove to be accurate.
This cautionary statement is applicable to all forward-looking statements
contained in this document.

SOURCE Zimmer Holdings, Inc.

Website: http://investor.zimmer.com
Contact: Media, Garry R. Clark, +1-574-372-4493, garry.clark@zimmer.com;
Investors, Robert J. Marshall Jr., +1-574-371-8042, robert.marshall@zimmer.com
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