Sonosite to Announce Fourth Quarter and 2002 Year-end Results

January 13, 2003

Conference Call Accessible Via Live Webcast
BOTHELL, WA, January 13, 2003 - Sonosite, Inc. (Nasdaq: SONO), today announced that the Company will report its fourth quarter and 2002 year-end earnings results on Thursday, February 13, 2003, after market close. Sonosite's management team will host a conference call on Thursday, February 13 at 1:30 p.m. (PST) to discuss the Company's fourth quarter and year-end results. The call will be broadcast live via the "Investors" section of Sonosite's corporate website:
A replay of the call will be available by calling (719) 457-0820 or toll-free (888) 203-1112. Replay access will be available starting February 13, 2003, 4:30 p.m. (PST) until February 14, 2003, 8:45 p.m. (PST). The confirmation code 641851 is required for replay access. The call will be archived on Sonosite's website until March 13, 2003, at

About Sonosite
Sonosite, Inc. ( is the innovator and world leader in hand-carried ultrasound, with an installed base of more than 20,000 systems. The Company, headquartered near Seattle, Washington is represented by eight subsidiaries and a global distribution netwok in over 75 countries. Sonosite's small, lightweight systems are expanding the use of ultrasound across the clinical spectrum by cost-effectively bringing high performance ultrasound to the point of patient care. The Company employs approximately 450 people worldwide.