Meet Our Team
Chiropractor Brent Hirschi D.C.
Dr. Hirschi is the owner of Muscle Works and is excited to bring his unique approach of chiropractic care to North Idaho. Dr. Brent has been in practice since 2009 as a licensed Chiropractic Physician. Prior to coming to the Coeur d'Alene area, Dr. Brent owned a clinic in sunny Gilbert AZ. Dr. Brent Specializes in Kinesiology and fascial therapy, in addition to traditional chiropractic care. His unique approach allows him to help his patients see better results in a shorter amount of time.
His vision for all patients is optimal balance, stability and mobility, and pain free living. Whether you are a weekend warrior, corporate executive, stay at home mom, or high school/college/professional athlete, Dr. Brent will be able to help you achieve your goals. Symmetrical balance, sound stability, and functional movement are the most important elements in achieving ultimate performance in your daily living activities at home, the office or in the arena.
As a wellness and performance consultant and practitioner, his passion is to get people back to their pre-injury state, to remain healthy, and perform at their optimal best. His goal is to delve into the true cause of the injury, eliminate the symptoms, and correct the faulty movement patterns. He works to restore the range of motion, strength, balance, stability, and performance that has been lacking due to a physical setback. Whether it's caused by trauma, poor posture, improper body mechanics and/or lack of activity, he will get to the root of the problem and get you moving so you can perform your best, no matter what you are doing!
Dr. Brent enjoys staying active with Crossfit and projects around the house, including finishing his basement. He is an active member of his church and the community, spending many hours serving each week. He and his wife have been married for 17 years and have 5 very active children. Their weekends are spent at soccer fields, cross country meets, or out on trails finding rock walls to climb.
Michael Goemmel - Therapist
Michael Goemmel is a local member of Eastern Washington and Northern Idaho his whole life. Only leaving to spend time in the U.S. Army. Once back he learned to rehab himself after multiple surgeries using proper movements and mobilization techniques.
Certified in CrossFit level 1 as a coach, movement and mobility, also USA Weightlifting level 1 coach. Currently coaching at CrossFit Post Falls and North Idaho Strength. When not coaching he is a Red Cross instructor and instructor trainer.
Currently Michael is attending Eastern Washington University and majoring in their bachelors of kinesiology program.
Michael Goemmel enjoys competing and coaching in local and regional CrossFit and weightlifting events. Still trying to get out and play in a baseball and football rec. league and enjoy the outdoors and the beautiful north Idaho weather.
Angela Snyder - Office Manager
Born and raised in Northern California, Angela spent the beginning of her career as a Certified Phlebotomist then managing a busy Allergy & Pulmonary practice in Sacramento. In 2002 Angela was transplanted to Utah and took a position with the City of Sandy where she spent the next twelve years in Finance and the Community Development Departments. Her experience includes a heavy emphasis on public relations, planning admin support, building & safety, business licensing, notary public, permit processing and code enforcement.
In addition to being the Chairman of the Special Event Committee, a liaison between all City Departments and event coordinators, Angela also coordinated 200-300+ volunteers into city-wide beautification programs during the annual Sandy Pride event. She was elected as the President of the Sandy City Employee Association in 2007-2008 after serving several years prior on the committee.
The summer of 2014. Angela's husband Layne was offered a position in Coeur d'Alene. They fell in love with the athletic, resort community vibe and felt compelled to make CdA their new "home". They have never looked back. Angela travelled with her husband for a year before accepting the position with Muscle Works as the Office/Marketing Manager. She enjoys the outdoors, hiking, kayaking and discovering new places.