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Flavia Cecilia Lega Hoyte, MD

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Flavia Cecilia Lega Hoyte

Dr. Flavia Hoyte is a fellowship-trained allergist & immunologist. She treats common and rare allergies, asthma & immune disorders.

Special Interests

Research Interests

My research interests include asthma, allergic rhinitis, and immunology with several projects that relate to questions raised by my clinical practice.



2001 - 2005
New York University School of Medicine, MD
1996 - 2000
Princeton University, BA


2005 - 2009
The University of Chicago Hospitals, Internal Medicine and Pediatrics


2009 - 2011
National Jewish Health and University of Colorado Denver, Allergy and Immunology

Awards & Recognition

12/12 National Jewish Health, Department of Medicine Clinician of the Year Award
2/12  National Jewish Health, Enrique Fernandez Memorial Fund Award
2/16  National Jewish Health, Enrique Fernandez Memorial Fund Award
 6/16  National Jewish Health, Allergy/Immunology Pediatric Fellow Appreciation Teaching Award
4/17  National Jewish Health, Teacher of the Year Award
7/17  University of Colorado School of Medicine, Eleventh Annual School of Medicine Faculty Professionalism  Award Nominee
7/18   5280 Magazine “Top Doctors”
7/19   5280 Magazine “Top Doctors”
9/19   National Jewish Health, Reuben M. Cherniack Distinguished Service Award Nominee
7/22   5280 Magazine “Top Doctors”
7/23   5280 Magazine “Top Doctors”
7/24   5280 Magazine “Top Doctors”



Board Certification

2011: American Board of Allergy and Immunology
2009: American Board of Internal Medicine
2009: American Board of Pediatrics

Professional Memberships

2012-Present: Western Society of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology
2009-Present: American Academy of Allergy Asthma and Immunology
2009-Present: American College of Allergy Asthma and Immunology      


Hoyte FCL, Mosnaim GS, Rogers L, Safioti G, Brown R, Li T, DePietro M, Reich M, Hill TD, Wechsler ME.  Effectiveness of a Digital Inhaler System for Patients With Asthma: A 12-Week, Open-Label, Randomized Study (CONNECT1). J Allergy Clin Immunol Pract. 2022 Oct;10(10):2579-2587.

Chen W, Tran TN, Sadatsafavi M, Murray RB, Boon Wong NC, Ali N, Ariti C, Bulathsinhala L, Garcia Gil E, FitzGerald JM, Alacqua M, Al-Ahmad M, Altraja A, Al-Lehebi R, Bhutani M, Bjermer L, Bjerrum AS, Bourdin A, von Bülow A, Busby J, Canonica GW, Carter V, Christoff GC, Cosio BG, Costello RW, Fonseca JA, Gibson PG, Yoo KH, Heaney LG, Heffler E, Hew M, Hilberg O, Hoyte F, Iwanaga T, Jackson DJ, Jones RC, Koh MS, Kuna P, Larenas-Linnemann D, Lehmann S, Lehtimäki L, Lyu J, Mahboub B, Maspero J, Menzies-Gow AN, Newell A, Sirena C, Papadopoulos NG, Papaioannou AI, Perez-de-Llano L, Perng DW, Peters MJ, Pfeffer PE, Porsbjerg CM, Popov TA, Rhee CK, Salvi S, Taillé C, Taube C, Torres-Duque CA, Ulrik C, Ra SW, Wang E, Wechsler ME, Price DB. Reply to “Exploring the long-term effects of biologic initiation in severe asthma: Insights from the International Severe Asthma Registry.” The Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology: In Practice. 2024 Feb; 12(2):536-539.

Wechsler ME, Scelo G, Larenas-Linnemann DES, Torres-Duque CA, Maspero J, Tran TN, Murray RB, Martin N, Menzies-Gow AN, Hew M, Peters MJ, Gibson PG, Christoff GC, Popov TA, Côté A, Bergeron C, Dorscheid D, FitzGerald JM, Chapman KR, Boulet LP, Bhutani M, Sadatsafavi M, Jiménez-Maldonado L, Duran-Silva M, Rodriguez B, Celis-Preciado CA, Cano-Rosales DJ, Solarte I, Fernandez-Sanchez MJ, Parada-Tovar P, von Bülow A, Bjerrum AS, Ulrik CS, Assing KD, Rasmussen LM, Hansen S, Altraja A, Bourdin A, Taille C, Charriot J, Roche N, Papaioannou AI, Kostikas K, Papadopoulos NG, Salvi S, Long D, Mitchell PD, Costello R, Sirena C, Cardini C, Heffler E, Puggioni F, Canonica GW, Guida G, Iwanaga T, Al-Ahmad M, García U, Kuna P, Fonseca JA, Al-Lehebi R, Koh MS, Rhee CK, Cosio BG, Perez de Llano L, Perng DS, Huang EW, Wang HC, Tsai MJ, Mahboub B, Salameh LIJ, Jackson DJ, Busby J, Heaney LG, Pfeffer PE, Goddard AG, Wang E, Hoyte FCL, Chapman NM, Katial R, Carter V, Bulathsinhala L, Eleangovan N, Ariti C, Lyu J, Porsbjerg C, Price DB. Association Between T2-related Comorbidities and Effectiveness of Biologics in Severe Asthma. Am J Respir Crit Care Med. 2024 Feb 1;209(3):262-272. PMID: 38016003.

Mosnaim GS, Hoyte FCL, Safioti G, Brown R, Hill TD, Li T, Sagalovich K, DePietro M, Wechsler ME.  Effectiveness of a Maintenance and Reliever Digihaler System in Asthma: 24-Week Randomized Study (CONNECT2). J Allergy Clin Immunol Pract. 2024 Feb;12(2):385-395.e4.

Porsbjerg CM, Townend J, Bergeron C, Christoff GC, Katsoulotos GP, Larenas-Linnemann D, Tran TN, Al-Lehebi R, Bosnic-Anticevich SZ, Busby J, Hew M, Kostikas K, Papadopoulos NG, Pfeffer PE, Popov TA, Rhee CK, Sadatsafavi M, Tsai MJ, Ulrik CS, Al-Ahmad M, Altraja A, Beastall A, Bulathsinhala L, Carter V, Cosio BG, Fletton K, Hansen S, Heaney LG, Hubbard RB, Kuna P, Murray RB, Nagano T, Pini L, Cano Rosales DJ, Schleich F, Wechsler ME, Amaral R, Bourdin A, Brusselle GG, Chen W, Chung LP, Denton E, Fonseca JA, Hoyte F, Jackson DJ, Katial R, Kirenga BJ, Koh MS, Ławkiedraj A, Lehtimäki L, Liew MF, Mahboub B, Martin N, Menzies-Gow AN, Pang PH, Papaioannou AI, Patel PH, Perez-De-Llano L, Peters MJ, Ricciardi L, Rodríguez-Cáceres B, Solarte I, Tay TR, Torres-Duque CA, Wang E, Zappa M, Abisheganaden J, Assing KD, Costello RW, Gibson PG, Heffler E, Máspero J, Nicola S, Perng Steve DW, Puggioni F, Salvi S, Sheu CC, Sirena C, Taillé C, Tan TL, Bjermer L, Canonica GW, Iwanaga T, Jiménez-Maldonado L, Taube C, Brussino L, Price DB. Association between pre-biologic T2-biomarker combinations and response to biologics in patients with severe asthma. Front Immunol. 2024 Apr 19;15:1361891. PMCID: PMC11070939.

Katial RK, Hoyte FCL. Comment on geographic variation in disease burden among patients with severe persistent asthma in the United States. Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol. 2024 May;132(5):551-552. PMID: 38702101.

Katial JM, Hoyte FCL, Khatiwada A, Katial RK. Allergen skin test responses in broad U.S. asthma population in those with and without rhinitis. Allergy Asthma Proc. 2024 May 1;45(3):158-165. PMID: 38755783.

Hospital Affiliations

  • St. Joseph Hospital - Denver

Academic Affiliations

Faculty Affiliate, University of Colorado School of Medicine

Conflicts of Interest

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