Amniotic Membrane is also referred to as amnion, it is the base (or innermost) layer of placenta. This has thick membrane and an avascular stromal matrix. It has wide use in different surgical procedures. It is used instead of skin and also as biomaterial in surgical procedures (like skin wound healing, surgeries for reconstruction, ocular diseases, etc.). Amniotic Membranes find large number of applications in surgical procedures like; head & neck, brain, genitourinary tract, skin, ophthalmology and others.