"High Definition endoscopy is a vital tool for diagnosis of colon cancer and other disorders," said Dr. Mula "It allows us, as doctors, the ability to visualize details with the clarity that you are familiar with on your HD television."

 Northlake Endoscopy is among the first surgery centers in Louisiana to introduce the technology as part of a new endoscope platform to help doctors diagnose diseases in the upper and lower gastrointestinal tract. High-definition television (HDTV) has made its way from your living rooom to the hospital.