The anatomy of your neck includes -:
Any one of the above or combination can cause problems for your neck.
The main physical structures in the neck are the seven interlocking vertebrae. They are called the cervical vertebrae, numbered C1 through to C7.
The causes of neck pain can be complex. For example a damaged vertebrae from a fall or accident may require surgical intervention.
Sitting for long periods at your desk can exacerbate any existing injury.