Phillip Phillips Has Undergone a Kidney Operation

Phillip Phillips has undergone a kidney operation and he is now recovering from the surgery.

Phillips was plagued by serious kidney problems during the singing contest.

The American winner from Georgia will be ready for the July 6 start of the ‘Idol’ national concert tour.

Phillips defeated the 16-year-old Jessica Sanchez to become the Fox talent competition’s 11th season victor last month.