KUSA entertainment reporter and anchor Kirk Montgomery recently took a cue from Katie Couric.

Montgomery submitted himself to a colonoscopy and brought the Denver NBC affiliate’s cameras along to document the procedure.

Montgomery told TVSpy, “I’m just grateful that I might have been able to save someones life, let alone my own by being so public about a very private and uncomfortable topic for so many people.”

The story took viewers through the procedure and, using footage from the endoscope, showed doctors snaring and removing a polyp. “For those of you watching in high definition I apologize,” Montgomery said. The polyp was later discovered to be cancerous. Read more