Dr. Lacey Harris grew up on the Mississippi Gulf Coast. She attended the University of Southern Mississippi, and graduated summa cum laude with a degree in Polymer Science, Molecular Biology, and Biochemistry. She then attended the University of Mississippi, receiving her Doctorate of Dental Medicine and graduating valedictorian of her class. She and her husband, a native Houstonian, then moved to Texas for their residencies at the University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston. Dr. Harris remained at UT Health after graduation, and is currently a Clinical Assistant Professor in the Department of Orthodontics. For the last few years, she has practiced in Sealy, Texas.
She is a Diplomate of the American Board of Orthodontics, a member of the American Association of Orthodontists, Southwestern Society of Orthodontists, Texas Association of Orthodontists, the University of Texas Orthodontic Alumni Association, Omicron Kappa Upsilon, and sits on the board for The Orthodontic Foundation.
She is married to Dr. Chris Harris, a pediatric dentist, and they have two children. In her free time, she enjoys exploring Houston with her family and their two dogs, cooking, traveling, and exercising.