My Site - Neck Pain Treatment The neck i.e. cervical spine is made up of vertebrae that extend from the skull to the upper torso. The cervical disks absorb shock between the bones. The bones, ligaments and muscles of the neck help in supporting the head and allow in motion. Any abnormalities, inflammation or injury can cause neck pain or stiffness. Tue, 23 Apr 2019 07:56:33 UTC en