Located in one of St. Louis’s breathtaking historic neighborhoods, Laser Spine Institute’s St. Louis surgery center is surrounded by plenty of local attractions. Stay in Creve Coeur and explore the fabled heritage of the Indian princess for which the town in named, or travel just a few miles east and have your fill of the many cultural attractions that downtown St. Louis has to offer.

If you choose to remain in Creve Coeur, you’ll have access to more than half a dozen natural parks, including Conway Park with its charming wildflower gardens and Malcolm Terrace Park with its relaxing Serenity Grove. Peruse homemade goods at the weekly Creve Coeur Farmers Market, or enjoy the arts at the Playhouse at Westport Plaza.

If you prefer a big city atmosphere, downtown St. Louis is just a short drive (or train trip) away. There, you’ll enjoy iconic attractions, including:

The Gateway Arch
100 Washington Avenue
St. Louis, MO 63103
The Saint Louis Zoo
1 Government Drive
St. Louis, MO 63110
City Museum
750 N 16th Street
St. Louis, MO 63103

Other noteworthy activities include a trip to the Cathedral Basilica of Saint Louis, a tour of the Anheuser-Busch Brewery and a day of exploration at the Museum of Western Expansion.

Visitors can also take part in our local sports culture, with professional baseball, hockey, and football teams taking on opponents at Busch Stadium, the Scottrade Center and the Edward Jones Dome, respectively.

When it comes to dining, both Creve Coeur and St. Louis have plenty of restaurants to choose from. Whether you’re a comfort food connoisseur, an adventurous eater or one who adheres to special dietary requirements, the local food scene offers something for everyone. We recommend:

Tree House Vegetarian Restaurant
3177 S Grand Blvd.
St. Louis, MO 63118
Mission Taco Joint
6235 Delmar Blvd
St. Louis MO 63130
Bristol Seafood Grill
11801 Olive Blvd
Creve Coeur, MO 63141


At the end of the day, St. Louis has everything a vacation destination has to offer. The friendly staff at Laser Spine Institute’s St. Louis surgery center would be happy to provide additional assistance or recommendations if questions arise during your stay.