If your tongue changed its structure, swelled up and causes pain ? it is clear indication to visit Oral Surgeons in Rhode Island. Disease with such symptoms is called glossitis ? inflammation of the tongue, which occurs in case of its injury, viral or bacterial infection. treatment of glossitis should be carried out only at the surgeon, who will diagnose the changes occurred in the mouth, provide all the necessary diagnostic and treatment procedures, appoint therapeutic treatment that patient can apply at home, and also monitor the whole treatment process. Glossitis can cause different complication that is why it requires timely treatment.