Laura (Burgess) Lyons, CNM, MSN

Obstetrics & Gynecology

Thompson Health Canandaigua Medical Group


  • FLCC Nursing Degree 
  • Bachelor’s Degree at Nazareth College
  • MSN in Midwifery and Women’s Health from the University of Rochester
  • Clinical Training, Strong Memorial Hospital, Highland Hospital and Good Samaritan Hospital in Watertown

Work Experience:

  • Midwife, Canandaigua Medical Group (2016-present)
  • Midwife, Lockport Hospital (Eastern Niagara Health System), Lockport, NY (2001-2016)
  • Midwife, Unity Labor & Delivery, Rochester, NY (2013-present)

Professional Memberships:

  • Member of the American College of Nurse Midwives


  • Board Certified Nurse Midwife


Laura was born and raised in Canandaigua. She currently lives in Canandaigua and enjoys cooking, walking and spending time with her three children, Emily, Molly and Joe.

Laura Burgess, CNM, OB-GYN, Thompson Health Canandaigua Medical Group

Canandaigua Medical Group

~Part of F.F. Thompson Hospital

335 Parrish Street
Canandaigua, NY 14424 and

Phone: (585) 393-2800 (Canandaigua)
Fax: (585) 919-2547 (Canandaigua)