Other Names

  • Shoulder (Upper)
  • Neck (Rear)

Heads

  • Levator Scapulae

Movement

Scapula

Spine (Cervical)

  • Lateral Flexion
    • Lateral flexion right [Right Levator Scapulae]
    • Lateral flexion left [Left Levator Scapulae]
  • Rotation
    • Rotation right [Right Levator Scapulae]
    • Rotation left [Left Levator Scapulae]

Attachments

Origin

  • Cervical Vertebrae (Upper 3 or 4)
    • Transverse Processes

Insertion

  • Scapula
    • Medial Border (Superior part)

Related Muscles