The six-month-old baby is currently in the care of a nurse in the Siberian city of Tomsk.
“He is no different to other children, he plays and smiles just like any healthy baby,” she said.
“He loves playing and adores swimming.
“He is a very cheerful baby indeed.”
Reports state that Sasha has two benign cysts on his forehead, both of which are soon to be removed. It’s believed he’s suffering from an extreme form of the rare SOX2 anophthalmia syndrome, which affects one in a quarter of a million people.
Doctor Tatiana Rudnikovich said: “Sasha is going through all regular check ups and tests like any other baby of his age.