"Thoughtful and written with humor and flair, Ahn's memoir goes beyond what fans of Mortal Kombat may expect."
"A great story of a great life, lived by one great man. His book is a perfect blueprint on how to transcend circumstance."
"With an easy to read, authentic style, lots of humor, and an effective dose of wisdom, "Mortal Doctor" is a recommended read."
Phillip Ahn, MD, is an accomplished family physician and lifelong martial artist, who transformed from a shy and insecure boy to a confident yet reserved and appreciated leader. Throughout his life, Phillip has overcome obstacles to pursue his dreams and encounter unique experiences, like becoming Shang Tsung in Mortal Kombat 2.
Mortal Doctor was created so that his fans, friends, and family can better understand him and become inspired to make the most out of every God-given talent and opportunity.
Phillip Ahn, M.D.
Doctor Shares Life Lessons From Mortal Kombat to Medical Career An Autobiographical Story of Transformation, Discipline and Purpose
Chicago, IL Available on Audible.com, Amazon.com, and iTunes, Mortal Kombat fans can now read or listen to the engaging story of the man who played Shang Tsung in the video game, Mortal Kombat 2. Mortal Doctor is narrated by Gary Chambers. Phillip Ahn, M.D. is an accomplished family physician and lifelong martial artist who transformed from a shy and insecure boy to a confident, yet reserved and appreciated leader. Throughout his life, Phillip has overcome obstacles to pursue his dreams and encounter unique experiences like becoming Shang Tsung in Mortal Kombat 2. This book was written so that his fans, friends and family can better understand him and become inspired to make the most out of every God-given talent and opportunity.
The initials, “M.D.” stand for “Medical Doctor.” In his case, these letters can also stand for: Multi-Dimensional, Motivator and Disciplinarian, Mentor and Disciple, Missionary to Developing countries, Music and Dance, and possibly more. He could be considered a “jack of many trades and a master of a few.”
Spanning from his childhood as a new immigrant to his life after filming the iconic character Shang Tsung in Mortal Kombat 2, Phillip shares with readers intimate experiences of loss, adversity, and personal growth. He encourages fans of all ages to “thrive, not just survive” by sharing the life lessons he has discovered as a physician, athlete, and father.
Audiobook: Available on Amazon, Audible, and iTunes.
Print: Available on Amazon in Paperback and Kindle Ebook.
Phillip Ahn, M.D. is a board certified family physician who has served the needy in the south side of Chicago for his entire medical career. He has made over 25 medical mission trips to developing countries in Latin America, Africa, and the Caribbean. However, he is most famous for his portrayal of the character “Shang Tsung” in the very popular video game, “Mortal Kombat 2” (MK 2). This iconic game has garnered a diverse community of gamers and has maintained worldwide popularity for over 25 years, since filming the role in 1993.
About Phillip Ahn MD : Dr. Phillip Ahn is a family medicine doctor in Chicago, Illinois and is affiliated with University of Chicago Medical Center. He received his medical degree from University of Illinois College of Medicine at Chicago and has been in practice for more than 20 years. Dr. Ahn is trilingual in Spanish, Korean and English. Dr. Phillip Ahn is a compassionate and warm family physician who has dedicated his career to serving the community of Chicago, IL. He is board certified by the American Board of Family Medicine and is a member of the American College of Physicians. Dr. Ahn is committed to helping his patients enjoy a healthier lifestyle. He works with each one to discuss ways they can make better choices for their health. Dr. Phillip Ahn, MD is a Family Medicine Specialist in Chicago, IL and has over 29 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from University Of Illinois College Of Medicine Chicago medical school in 1992. He is affiliated with Mercy Hospital And Medical Center. He has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Ahn to book an appointment.