Flavia Cecilia Lega Hoyte, MD

Flavia Cecilia Lega Hoyte
Flavia Cecilia Lega Hoyte, MD, is an allergist and immunologist at National Jewish Health. Dr. Hoyte is in the Division of Allergy and Clinical Immunology.
Associate Professor
Director, Allergy & Clinical Immunology Fellowship
Department of Medicine
Division of Allergy & Clinical Immunology
5280 Top Doctors 2019 (2nd year)

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.


New York University School of Medicine, MD
Princeton University, BA
The University of Chicago Hospitals, Internal Medicine and Pediatrics
National Jewish Health and University of Colorado Denver, Allergy and Immunology

Awards & Recognition

2012 National Jewish Health, Department of Medicine Clinician of the Year
F1000 Associate Member

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      


Phillips A, Hoyte FCL, Leung DYM. Dystonia as an unusual presentation of systemic mastocytosis: possible link between histamine release and movement disorders. J Allergy Clin Immunol Pract. 2017 Jul 27. pii: S2213-2198(17)30430-0.

Lehrer PM, Irvin CG, Lu SE, Scardella A, Roehmheld-Hamm B, Aviles-Velez M, Graves J, Vaschillo EG, Vaschillo B, Hoyte F, Nelson H, Wamboldt FS. Heart Rate Variability Biofeedback Does Not Substitute for Asthma Steroid Controller Medication. Appl Psychophysiol Biofeedback. 2017 Nov 9. 2018 Mar;43(1):57-73.

Weinstein SF, Katial RK, Bardin P, Korn S, McDonald M, Garin M, Bateman ED, Hoyte FCL, Germinaro M. Effects of Reslizumab on Asthma Outcomes in a Subgroup of Eosinophilic Asthma Patients with Self-Reported Chronic Rhinosinusitis with Nasal Polyps. J Allergy Clin Immunol Pract. 2018 Sep 5. pii: S2213-2198(18)30557-9.

Hospital Affiliations

  • St. Joseph Hospital - Denver

Academic Affiliations

Faculty Affiliate, University of Colorado Denver

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Contact Information

  • Office: 877.225.5654



  • National Jewish Health Main Campus
    1400 Jackson St.
    Denver, CO 80206

  • Saint Joseph Hospital
    1835 Franklin Street Denver, CO 80218

Patient Ratings

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National Jewish Health PatientMarch, 2019
First time to meet and she is a very professional, caring and easy to understand doc.

National Jewish Health PatientMarch, 2019
National Jewish's staff has provided excellent care. I moved from [another state] last year, and it is the only health care provider/facility I can say this about in Denver and am so grateful to be able to receive care at National Jewish.

National Jewish Health PatientMarch, 2019
I would have preferred a scale that had an Outstanding or at least an Excellent rating level since I feel very strongly that Dr. Hoyte's behavior and professional care were outstanding.

National Jewish Health PatientDecember, 2018
Excellent, prompt and caring visit.

National Jewish Health PatientAugust, 2018
I felt I received excellent care.

National Jewish Health PatientJuly, 2018
dr Hoyte has been my doctor for [time] she is the best in the worldI truly believe she has saved my life

National Jewish Health PatientJune, 2018
I always seem to spend a lot of time with Dr. Hoyt and [provider] and they are always very helpful and never make me feel rushed.

National Jewish Health PatientJune, 2018
*Dr. Hoyte is very thoughtful and caring - spent a great deal of time answering all my questions. She is a rock star!

National Jewish Health PatientJune, 2018
*Dr. Hoyte listened to what my [condition] problem was and we are trying new medicine with a follow-up in a month. So thankful for a caring doctor.

National Jewish Health PatientMay, 2018
very professional and courteous.

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