Dr. Frank Romascavage, who was a WWE physician from 1993 – 2006, appeared on a latest episode of The Wrestling Inc. Day by day.
Throughout it, he talked about serving to Mick Foley after his Hell in a Cell match with The Undertaker on the 1998 King of the Ring.
“I used to be there that night time. That was an unbelievable occasion,” Dr. Romascavage admitted. “Right here’s Undertaker, he’s 7’0”, and he places his massive proper hand up there, and there’s Foley up high of his arm and guess what occurs? He goes down 10 toes after which one other 10 toes, so he goes down 17 – 20 toes straight down. The man was severely damage. I sewed his entire mouth up. He’s bleeding, a pair enamel by way of his nostril.
“What occurred after that, I used to be within the ring. You’ll see me in that match. I’m within the ring there, and Mick, he bought beat up. He was hurting massive time. I stated, ‘Mick, come on. We’re gonna get you thru this.’ I took him within the again within the locker room again there. Tooth by way of, the entire bit there. We bought the enamel on ice, sewed up his mouth for him, and he laid there. I stated, ‘I’m going to stitch you up actual fast.’ I used to be an ER physician so stitching up mouths and all that, I’ve achieved it many, many occasions all through my medical profession.
“So what occurred is is I sewed him up. The enamel, we put them on ice. The most effective irony of the entire scenario is when you ever get caught, and I inform this to about all my sufferers right here at my apply, the place if in case you have an acute dental drawback and also you’re close to Pittsburgh, you couldn’t be in a greater place. College of Pittsburgh has a 24/7 on-call orthodontic dental kind program.
“I referred to as up the dentists or the dental orthodontic man, whoever was on name, and I stated, ‘Do you want wrestling?’ He says, ‘I like wrestling.’ I stated, ‘Properly, tonight I’m gonna make your night time. I’ve Mick Foley over right here. He’s bought his enamel. I would like you to place these enamel again the place they belong,’ and he did, so I despatched him over the dental faculty. I sewed up his entire mouth, and he went proper over to the dental faculty. He fastened him up.”