Neck Bones

Human neck bones anatomy. The bones of the head and neck play the vital role of supporting the brain, sensory organs, nerves, and blood vessels of the head. The seven bones of the cervical spine that make up the human neck are depicted on the diagram. Neck anatomy is a sophisticated structure of bones, muscles, nerves, tendons and ligaments. The cervical spine (neck) is delicate—housing the spinal cord. Neck bones anatomy