Published: Aug 09, 2010 11:26 PM EDT
Updated: Aug 09, 2010 6:07 PM EDT

CAPE CORAL, Fla. - The Cape Coral solider who was wounded in Afghanistan had a successful surgery on Friday. The doctor removed one of his chest tubes.

Corey Kent had lost both of his legs and all of his fingers on one hand after he stepped on an explosive device.

On Saturday, he was able to go outside. Visitors from the Cape Coral police came with cards and gifts.