Human Anatomy is the Physics of Medical Sciences. The word “anatom” means to cut or to cut repeatedly. In the laboratory, anatomy is studied by dissection (SECT = cut, DIS = apart). Anatomy also means knowledge of vital organs of animal and man and their positions in the body. In india purposeful dissection for study of medical science was first initiated by Sponsors of Dhanvantari system of Ayurvedic medicine.

Kinds of Anatomical Studies.

1. Microscopic Anatomy
2. Gross Anatomy by systems
3. Gross Anatomy by regions.
4. Neuroanatomy.
5. Functional Anatomy
6. Systemic Anatomy
7. Regional Anatomy