Comedian Ken Jeong uses medical training to help audience member in Phoenix

Actor Ken Jeong reportedly helped a woman in his live audience when she required medical attention

Ken was doing a comedy set at Stand Up Live Saturday night in Phoenix, where a lady began seizing in the third row toward the beginning of the show. "It was such flawless timing: Ken just jumped from the stage to help", Heather Holmberg said.

Holmberg told USAToday that it was at first tough for Jeong to tell what was happening, because the stage lights were in his eyes. He was assisted by a member of the audience who is an emergency medical technical, Holmberg tweeted.

Jeong's representative, Michelle Margolis, confirmed reports that the actor and an EMT helped the woman until paramedics arrived. The woman was taken to an area hospital and there was no immediate word on her identity or condition, reported Fox. "Holmberg added. "[Jeong] is gracious and grateful.AND flipping amusing!" After graduating Duke University in 1990, Jeong earned a medical degree from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Medicine five years later.




Audience member Heather Holmberg told USA Today that Jeong initially thought he was being heckled.

Comedian Ken Jeong is well-known for various parts, including an incompetent Spanish instructor on "Community", a gang boss in "The Hangover", and a doctor on the short-lived ABC series "Dr. Ken".

Although he no longer practices, he's a licensed physician in the state of California.

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