Cervical Spine Anatomy




A graphic shows different segments of the spine and neck. Jose Mena, Interventional Spine Specialist at Miami Orthopedics & Sports Medicine Institute, says most of the time patients complain about having trapezius pain or over the neck pain.

The specialist explains what the most common source of pain are using a graphic. Neck pain and headaches are caused by problems in the areas marked in the imaging.

MRI or CT scan are very useful for making a diagnosis and addressing therapy afterwards.

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