Flavia Cecilia Lega Hoyte, MD

Flavia Cecilia Lega Hoyte
Assistant Professor
Director, Allergy and Clinical Immunology Fellowship
Department of Medicine
Division of Allergy and Clinical Immunology
  • 5280 Top Doctors 2016
  • Recognized as a 5280 Top Doctor
  • America’s Top Doctors 2015 — Castle Connolly, Medical, Ltd.
  • Recognized in America’s Top Doctors — Castle Connolly, Inc.
  • Best Doctors in America® 2015 — Best Doctors, Inc.
  • Recognized in Best Doctors in America® — Best Doctors, Inc.
  • America’s Top Doctors 2016 — Castle Connolly Medical, Ltd.
  • 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      


    Dunn NM, Katial RK, Hoyte FCL. Vocal Cord Dysfunction: A Review. Asthma Research and Practice. 2015 Sept; 1-9.

    Hoyte, Flavia C. L.; Meltzer, Eli O.; Ostrom, Nancy K.; Nelson, Harold S.; Bensch, Greg W.; Spangler, Dennis L.; Storms, William W.; Weinstein, Steven F.; Katial, Rohit K. Recommendations for the pharmacologic management of allergic rhinitis. Allergy and Asthma Proceedings, Volume 35, Supplement 1, May/June 2014, pp. S20-S27(8).

    Hoyte FC. Vocal cord dysfunction. Immunol Allergy Clin North Am. 2013 Feb; 33(1): 1-22.

    Hoyte FCL, Weber RK, and Katial RK.  Letter to the Editor: Pancreatitis as a novel complication of aspirin therapy in patients with aspirin exacerbated respiratory disease. Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology. 2012 Jun; 129(6): 1684-6.

    Hoyte FC and Katial RK. Antihistamine therapy in allergic rhinitis. Immunology and Allergy Clinics of North America 2011; 31(3):509-43.

    Hospital Affiliations

    • St. Joseph Hospital - Denver

    Academic Affiliations

    Faculty Affiliate, University of Colorado Denver

    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

    The Patient Rating score is an average of all responses to care provider related questions on our independent rating system, the Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey.

    Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5, with 5 being the best score. Learn more about our patient satisfaction survey.


    Recommended to others

    Explanation of problem/condition

    Shows concerns for your questions

    Includes you in decisions

    Spoke using clear language

    Amount of time spent with you

    Confidence in your doctor


    Comments are collected in our Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Surveys. Patients are de-identified to protect confidentiality and patient privacy. Learn more about our patient satisfaction survey.

    National Jewish Health PatientJune, 2016
    *Dr. Hoyte went above and beyond to make sure I received the necessary consults and additional testing during my stay.

    National Jewish Health PatientMay, 2016
    I felt rushed with provider. I still feel confused about my meds.

    National Jewish Health PatientMay, 2016
    Everyone at National Jewish is amazing. I will recommend and return as needed.

    National Jewish Health PatientJanuary, 2016
    You need a higher category than Very Good. How about OUtstanding? Or Tops?

    National Jewish Health PatientJanuary, 2016
    Only good, positive experience.