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Dr Howard Goldenberg

Dr Howard Goldenberg


Howard is very experienced in all aspects of general medicine with a special interest in mental health and rural & remote medicine.


During the current pandemic, Howard is available for both face to face and telehealth consultations. To arrange a face to face or telehealth appointment please phone 9650 4284.  Telehealth appointments can be booked online.

Commenced at Midtown Medical Clinic in July 2000.

Areas of special interest:

  • All aspects of General Medicine
  • Mental Health

Howard was born into a medical household in the small Riverina town of Leeton.  His father was one of those legendary country doctors who could do everything – and did.  His father honoured his work, and the town honoured him with trust.  Howard grew up inspired by the honour of being a doctor.

At Monash Medical School Howard was taught the discipline of Community and Preventative Medicine.  Monash Medical School pioneered the placement of its students for a term in General Practice.  Howard came to love the Medicine of Family, Obstetrics, Paediatrics and Mental Health. He trained in Obstetrics, then turned to his passion, General Practice.

Since entering General Practice in 1972, Howard has worked in country towns, from Diamond Creek (29 years) to Halls Creek, in remote Aboriginal communities, in villages all around Australia, in Christmas Island Detention Centre, in the gaol in Alice Springs and at nights from his study as District Medical Officer for Central Australia.  For the past 10 years Howard has worked 15 hours a week in the GP clinic at The Royal Children’s Hospital.

In 2000 Howard joined Midtown Medical Clinic.  Having worked in over sixty different practices around the country Howard says he is proud to find himself here, working in by far the finest clinic he has known.

He has seen how his colleagues here, from the GP’s to the ancillary clinicians, to the reception and management staff, have gained and maintained the loyalty of thousands who attend Midtown Medical Clinic.

Howard is available for consultation at Midtown Medical Clinic Monday to Thursday and is also able to consult in Hebrew if required.


  • Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery – Monash University 1972

Professional Memberships and Positions:

  • Royal Australian College of General Practitioners


Howard is available for face to face and telehealth consultations on Monday and Wednesday, and telehealth consultations on Sundays.

To arrange an appointment please phone 9650 4284 or book online

PLEASE NOTE: Face to face consultations cannot currently be booked online, please phone 9650 9372 to schedule these.