Dr. Tyler Sexton is a remarkable young man with a passion for life, a dedication to helping others, and a profound faith in God that has enabled him to triumph in the face of tragedy. His inspiring story will help encourage others to face adversity with hope and determination, and an expectation of victory and joy.
Tyler earned his medical degree from the University of Sint Eustatius School of Medicine specializing in pediatrics and hyperbaric medicine. He completed his pediatric residency at the University of South Alabama.
Since 2003, Dr. Sexton has been an international motivational speaker. Tyler has spoken hundreds of times raising awareness about overcoming adversity for the disabled. He has been featured in numerous books, articles and radio/television broadcasts around the country. Some of these programs include ABC’s 20/20, 700 Club, The God Squad, Hour of Power, The Helpline and Focus on the Family. His goal is to impact people by instilling in them an attitude of achievement regardless of the disability or situation. He strives to be a doctor who gives hope to patients instead of worst case scenarios.
Tyler has spoken at youth rallies, church groups, high schools and universities and is ready to speak with you today. Tyler and his mother, Lisa Sexton, have written a book through the use of journals throughout the past 20+ years entitled "God Bless These Little Legs."