Dr. Lawson has been practicing family medicine since 1998. She is a member of the Southern
Medical Association, American Association of Family Physicians, American Medical Association,
and Virginia Medical Association. She was voted first place for Best Bedside Manner Our Health Magazine 2009. She has been a preceptor for Physician Assistant students and Nurse Practitioner students, and was awarded the Preceptor of the Year in 2003. Dr. Lawson was also recognized in the Top Doctor edition of the Roanoker Magazine.