Dr. Yi-Ming Harrison is a native of Houston, Texas. She graduated from Cornell University in 1990 with a B.A. degree in psychology.
Dr. Harrison received her Doctorate in Optometry from the University of Houston College of Optometry in 1994 and was inducted into the international optometric honor society, Beta Sigma Kappa. She has been practicing in Austin since graduating. Dr. Harrison is a member of the Central Texas Optometric Society, the Texas Optometric Association and the American Optometric Association. She is married to Patrick Harrison, O.D. and they have two sons.