Practice Contact Information
Penn State Univerity College of Medicine and Penn State Health
500 University Drive
Deprtment of surgery- MC H091
Areas of Interest in Head and Neck Surgery
Endocrine Surgery, Head and Neck Surgeon
David Goldenberg, MD, FACS is a Head and Neck Surgical Oncologist. He was educated at the Ben Gurion University in Israel. He completed a residency in Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery at Rambam Medical Center in Haifa, Israel and then went on to do a three year fellowship in Head and Neck Surgery and Oncology at the Johns Hopkins Hospital in Baltimore. Currently the Steven and Sharon Baron Professor of Surgery at the Penn State University College of Medicine, he also serves as the Chief of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery at the Penn State Health Hershey Medical Center.
Dr Goldenberg has been nationally recognized by Best doctors for cancer in the U.S. in Newsweek, Best Doctors in America, America’s Top Doctors for Cancer as well a Top Doctors Top 1% in the nation by U.S. News and World Report.
David combines a busy surgical practice with teaching and research. His clinical practice includes head and neck cancers, thyroid cancers and disease, and transoral robotic surgery for head and neck cancer. Dr Goldenberg is one of the first surgeons in the USA utilizing the new Flex robotic system for the treatment of head and neck cancer.
His clinical research focus is on outcomes and etiology of the rise in incidence of thyroid cancer and his basic research lab and translational research focuses on thyroid cancer genomics in familial non medullary thyroid cancer as well as radiation induced thyroid cancer.
Dr Goldenberg is an accomplished and prolific author of over 200 journal articles, 30 book chapters and 7 books in the field of head and neck and thyroid oncology and surgery.