5 doctors weighed in:
Tired of diverticulosis, but is there any way to get a cure?
5 doctors weighed in

Dr. Dean Giannone
Internal Medicine
2 doctors agree
In brief: Diverticulosis.
Diverticulosis is manageable, not curable.
Once the pockets in the colon form, they don't go back again. High fiber diet is the rule.

In brief: Diverticulosis.
Diverticulosis is manageable, not curable.
Once the pockets in the colon form, they don't go back again. High fiber diet is the rule.
Dr. Dean Giannone
Dr. Dean Giannone
Thank
Dr. Dan Lister
Surgery
2 doctors agree
In brief: Yes
You can have an elective colon resection to remove the portion of colon that has diverticulosis.

In brief: Yes
You can have an elective colon resection to remove the portion of colon that has diverticulosis.
Dr. Dan Lister
Dr. Dan Lister
Thank
Get help from a real doctor now
Dr. Crystal Twynham
Board Certified, Surgery
29 years in practice
938K people helped
Continue
108,000 doctors available
Read more answers from doctors