Varian Medical Systems Schedules Second Quarter FY2006 News Release and Conference Call | Varian

Varian Medical Systems Schedules Second Quarter FY2006 News Release and Conference Call

PALO ALTO, Calif., April 3 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Varian Medical Systems (NYSE: VAR) announced today that it will report financial results for the second quarter of fiscal year 2006 following the close of regular trading on Tuesday, April 25, 2006. The news release will be followed by a teleconference available to all interested parties at 2:00 p.m. PT.

The Varian Medical Systems quarterly results can be accessed on April 25,
   2006 via:

   News Release:            Contact Anne Rambo via phone at 650-424-5834 or
                            via e-mail at anne.rambo@varian.com to have a
                            copy of the news release faxed, or visit the
                            Varian website at http://www.varian.com/news .

   Internet Simulcast: http://www.varian.com/investor

   Teleconference:          Telephone from within the U.S.:
                            -    Dial 1-866-383-8003 and enter access code
                                 40198688 prior to the call at
                                 2:00 p.m. PT/5:00 p.m. ET.
                            Telephone from outside the U.S.:
                            -    Dial 1-617-597-5330 and enter access code
                                 401-98688 prior to the call at
                                 2:00 p.m. PT/5:00 p.m. ET.
                            *Note: If the number of lines allocated to the
                            call is exhausted, the webcast or replay should
                            be utilized.

   Replay:                  The teleconference will be rebroadcast until
                            8:00pm, ET, Friday, April 28, 2006 and can be
                            accessed by phone or Web link as follows:
                            -    Telephone from within the U.S.: Dial
                                 1-888-286-8010 and enter access code
                                 35257172.
                            -    Telephone from outside the U.S.: Dial
                                 1-617-801-6888 and enter access code
                                 3527172.
                            -    Internet: click on the "Quarterly
                                 Conference Call" icon on the company's
                                 investor relations website at
                                 http://www.varian.com/investor.

Additional information about Varian Medical Systems can be obtained on the company's website. Investors can subscribe to receive automatic "e-mail alerts" regarding Varian news and events via the company website at http://www.varian.com/investor.

Varian Medical Systems, Inc. of Palo Alto, California is the world's leading supplier of equipment and software for treating cancer. The company is also a premier supplier of components including X-ray tubes and flat-panel detectors for medical, scientific, and industrial imaging. Varian Medical Systems employs approximately 3,500 people who are located at manufacturing sites in North America and Europe and in its 55 sales and support offices around the world. For more information, visit http://www.varian.com/.

FOR INFORMATION CONTACT:
   Spencer Sias, 650-424-5782
   Vice President, Corporate Communications
   and Investor Relations
   spencer.sias@varian.com

SOURCE: Varian Medical Systems, Inc.

CONTACT: Spencer Sias, Vice President, Corporate Communications and
Investor Relations of Varian Medical Systems, Inc., +1-650-424-5782, or
spencer.sias@varian.com

Web site: http://www.varian.com/