“Some of the burns to the face are a little deeper and a little more concerning. Right now they’re in that progression of somewhere between deep second and third-degree burns to the face,” he said. “We’re hoping we can keep them from progressing by using these alternate treatments, including good wound care and hyperbaric oxygen and aggressive surgical management.”

Even though he has extensive injuries, Grossman said his spirits are high.

“He’s Jay Leno, he’s walking around, he’s cracking jokes,” he said, and made sure to emphasize that Leno is “incredibly kind” to the staff.

Grossman concluded, “His injuries are serious, his condition is good. I do anticipate him making a full recovery.”

See Leno’s doctor’s update below.