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Good afternoon, I am Dr Ruff, thank you for you message. I am sorry to hear you have been diagnosed with Crohn's. However the important thing with Crohn's is preventing and limiting the number of flare ups you get, as this can result in needing bowel surgery. If it wasn't for that, then I would say try and manage this with diet alone.
Immune suppression does not need to be lifelong and may be helpful for episodes and aim to suppress it.
This is more so as it is an inflammatory condition, certainly some dietary changes will help but may not be sufficient.
I appreciate that is a very medical approach, but worth considering.
Try this link for more information about profressional guidance to its management
Is this of any help to you? You can request a referral to a nutrionist and dietician via the NHS that I would also suggest unless you have already
They work rather quickly. I think with high calprotectiin is the risk of flare ups. It is likely you wouldn't need them for long.
If you could please, you can submit it to all or request myself to reply. I will be offline for the next hour but will be back after.