where is the carotid artery located
It is located in front of the neck. blood from the heart goes through the carotid artery to your brain. There are two types of carotid arteries (the right) and (the left) carotid artery. Both left and right artery supply blood to the head and neck.
The carotid artery is located in the front of your neck. This is where the blood travels from your heart, up into your brain.
There are actually two carotid arteries in the body. They are located in the sides of your neck. You can palpate them with your fingers by feeling under your jaw.