The CDR DICOM is a digital radiography software. It optimizes images to assist with diagnosis and improves patient communication. It offers a common language for medical devices which enable users to trade images and patient information. All U.S. dental practices can download CDR DICOM 5 for free. The CDR DICOM 5 is customizable per user. Each time a different user logs on he or she can set his or her own preferences included toolbars and other settings. The CDR DICOM provides clear images that help patients to fully understand their diagnosis and what options are available.