DICOM file converter How to convert DICOM file?

What is DICOM file?


DICOM stands for Digital Imaging and Communications in Medicine. It is a file extension that contains images from Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI), computed tomography, positron emission tomography, and single-photon emission computed tomography scans. DICOM files are used by medical imaging professionals to store images in a format that is easy to share with others. They can be opened using the Open DICOM File application or a compatible web browser.

DICOM Format details


Full Name DICOM Image Format
Developer NEMA
Category Raster Image Files

Software, that convert DICOM files


The easiest way to convert a DICOM file is to save it in a different file format using dedicated software. Below you will find a list of software programs that can handle DICOM files. Open your DICOM file with one of them and save in another file format.


DICOM Converters

  • Adobe Photoshop
  • GIMP
  • ImageMagick
  • 6 DICOM converters

DICOM conversions