Anatomy of the Human Head - Bones, Brain, Sensory Organs



Human Skull Bones

The figure below shows bones and features of the human skull including the frontal bone, coronal suture, parietal bone, squamous suture, lamboid suture, occipital bone, temporal bone, external acoustic meatus, mastoid process, styloid process, mandible, mental protuberance, maxilla, zygomatic bone, ethmoid bone, lacrimal bone, nasal bone and sphenoid bone.


Walkthrough of each bone in the human skull.
A diagram of the parts of the human skull

and a frontal figure with additional detail:


Bones of the human skull

And another side view with additional detail:

Side view of the human skull

The Human Brain

The figure below shows parts of the human brain with labels including the frontal lobe, parietal lobe, occipital lobe, cerebellum, spinal cord, and temporal lobe.

A diagram of the parts of the human brain

And a figure showing some additional features of the human brain:

Parts of the human brain

The locations of the pineal gland, hypothalamus, thalamus and pituitary gland are shown below:

A diagram showing the location of the pineal gland, thalamus, hypothalamus and pituitary gland