Cervical Spine Models
Did you know the C1 vertebrae, or atlas, was named for the Greek mythological figure who held the weight of the world on his shoulders? An appropriate and poetic name for one of the most pivotal bones of the body! The cervical spine is comprised of seven vertebrae and assists with many movements of the head. You may even be engaging the cervical spine as you read this. This vital structure is incredibly important for students and medical professional to understand, and with that in mind, Anatomy Warehouse has collected this excellent variety of products, ranging from budget to high end, basic study to advanced.
The Cervical Spine – A Real Pain in the Neck
Consider your neck. Made up of seven vertebrae, a variety of soft tissue, and several muscles, the neck is one of the most vital areas of the body. Anyone can tell you, an injury to the neck can really ruin the day. These delicate bony structures support the entire weight of the head – About 15 pounds in an average adult! It’s understandable that this structure can be subject to a number of injuries in a person’s lifetime.
Whether you’re a student looking to study this incredible portion of the vertebral column or a chiropractor trying to find the perfect model to explain its movements, we’ve got a model for you. Our collection includes budget models, suitable for the most basic study, all the way to deluxe models that display many of the muscles that attach in this area. One of our most popular cervical vertebrae models is the Axis Scientific Cervical Vertebrae Spine, which features the entire cervical spine, and is backed by a 3 year warranty. It is displayed on a sturdy white base, making it both educational and visually appealing.
When studying the cervical spine, it can be beneficial to have additional visual aids. We love The Human Spine Laminated Anatomy Chart for its beautiful presentation of the vertebral column. It makes a wonderful addition to any classroom, medical facility, or chiropractor’s office, even massage therapy studios.
Anatomy Warehouse is pleased to offer you a variety of cervical spine vertebral models. Our expert staff are available to assist with your choice if you need guidance, and we offer free Ground shipping on many of our customers’ orders.